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Tuition, Class Support and Job Training included at no charge.

Receiving SNAP/Food Stamp benefits?

MCC is partnering with the state’s million-dollar plus SkillUP Missouri Employment and Training Program. You may qualify for tuition-assistance to attend a non-credit workforce program at MCC (costs for supplies may apply):

  • Certified Med Tech
    SkillUp Missouri Program
  • Commercial Drivers License
  • Introduction to Machining
  • Introduction to Welding Technologies
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Certified Nurse Assistant
  • Warehousing & Forklift

Step 1: Determine eligibility

Begin an empowering training journey immediately by contacting us at 816.604.4440

* Find additional details at the bottom of this web page.
When we speak with you, we can jump start the process when you provide the following information:

  1. Full legal name
  2. Mailing address
  3. Date of birth

This first SkillUP eligibility verification step typically only takes a couple business days.

Step 2: Select your training path

Once the state determines that you are eligible for SkillUP benefits, you'll meet with one of MCC's SkillUP navigators who will guide you in choosing an education path.

We take great pride in offering high-quality accelerated programs that quickly train up a workforce for in-demand jobs. Programs are available at the MCC Penn Valley Health Science Institute, 3444 Broadway, KC, MO 64111 or MCC Business and Technology, 1775 Universal, KC, MO 64120.

Some programs are also offered in St. Joseph, MO at MCC-Maple Woods/St. Joseph. Call to inquire.

Learn more about the programs by selecting from the program titles below.

Step 3: Making it happen

Contact a SkillUP Navigator at 816.604.4440 to get started today! An MCC SkillUP Navigator will guide you through the SkillUP intake process and provide coaching and assistance while you are in your training program.

Are you ready to get started? Contact a SkillUP Navigator at 816.604.4440 today!

More resources provided for your success:

  • MCC’s SkillUP Navigators assist with program intake, in-class progress, & job search
  • Transportation–your MCC ID is a KCATA/Ride KC Bus Pass!
  • Childcare–through Missouri Family Support Division
  • MCC student support services

SkillUP Disclaimer: This project/program is funded 50% at $139,713  by federal funds and 50% at $139,713  by state governmental sources for a total amount of $279,426. The federal funds are received from the U.S. Department of Agriculture provided by Missouri Department of Social Services, Family Support Division.