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Monroe County College & Career Center


2nd Annual College and Career Fair

Thursday, April 2, 2015

8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m.


All students in grades 5 - 12 will have the opportunity to network with business and industry representatives, as well as representatives from colleges, vocational schools, and military branches.

If you would like more information, or if you would like to participate, contact Mitzi Holland at

270-487-6217 or email mitzi.holland@monroe.kyschools.us


Have you filed your taxes?  Don't forget to update the finacial portion of your FAFSA.

Haven't completed the FAFSA?

It's not too late. See Mrs. Holland for info.



EKU Dual Credit Available to MCHS Students

EKU's dual credit program is open to high school and homeschool juniors and seniors, residing in Kentucky, who meet the eligibility requirements, and whose school is partnering with EKU in this endeavor. This program provides the opportunity for high school juniors and seniors to enroll in EKU courses for dual credit- receiving college credit from EKU and high school credit from their high school.

To Qualify:

  • You must be a junior or senior in high school or home school residing in Kentucky
  • You must have a high school GPA of 3.0 and ACT/PLAN scores on file with EKU at the time you apply for the program
  • You must have a minimum ACT/PLAN scores of 18 in English, 20 in Reading, and a Composite score of 20 at the time of application to the program*
  • Your high school or home school must be  a participating partner (Check with your guidance counselor)

*KYOTE or COMPASS test scores may be substituted if ACT/PLAN sub-scores do not meet minimum requirements. SAT conversion scores will be determined by EKU

For more information click the brochure below.

EKU Dual Credit Program Brochure


Murray State Racer Academy 2015 Spring Course Released

The Spring 2015 Course list is now up on the Murray State website www.murraystate.edu/RacerAcademy.

Returning students will need the Guidance Approval and Parental Consent forms.  Their myGate information is the same.  They will pay their tuition through their myGate account.

New students will need all the required paperwork with a $40 application fee or fee waiver.  To pay their tuition, they will go through their myGate account after they have it set up.  

Please check your MSU email daily for important information.




SCHOLARSHIPS are already available!! Be sure to check the scholarship link often.  You can't earn them if you don't apply!!!




Great Scholarship/Financial Aid Resource
Click on the link  to access KHEAA's Affording Higher Educaiton.  This resource provides a listing of scholarships that are statewide, county specific, or specific to certain univeristies.

KHEAA Affording Higher Education



SENIORS - In order to best meet your College and Career Readiness needs, I need your help!!!  Please complete the short survey by clicking the survey Link below.  I will be meeting with all seniors individually using these survey results, so please answer honestly!!!  Please complete the survey as soon as possible.  If you need a paper copy, please see me.

Senior CCR Survey




Click here to meet Mitzi Holland, College and Career Readiness Counselor


To find out the latest College and Career Happenings, Follow us on Twitter @Monroe_CCC or Like us on Facebook - Monroe County College and Career Center.


Click here to view a simplified chart that illustrates what it takes to become College and/or Career Ready.


Want to brush up on skills needed for the ACT?
Click here to view the ACT Question of the Day



Did you know that you can earn more than a high school diploma while in high school?
Click the links below to download brochures to find out more . . . . .

Dual-Credit Options at Monroe County High School

Kentucky Occupational Skills Standards Assessment (KOSSA)

Industry Certifications

Individual Learning Plans (ILPs)



Attention students and parents:

If you  have questions concerning college, technical school, or careers in general contact Mitzi Holland, College and Career Readiness Counselor for Monroe County Schools. 

To scedule an appointment, email mitzi.holland@monroe.kyschools.us






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