2015-2016 Catalog

Specialized Technology Areas

To enhance the student learning experience, MCC provides state-of-the-art equipment and up-to-date software at numerous locations throughout the College. The college has a dedicated Academic Data Center where students experience the operation and use of the newest technologies in IT. MCC information technology students are being introduced to and utilize virtualization technology, cloud computing, and data center management. MCC information technology is also giving students experience in using mobile devices and developing mobile applications. Students have access to information technology resources via the Internet and on all campuses.

The Visual Arts lab at the Elkhorn Valley Campus houses state-of-the-art hardware and software in support of the College’s visual arts programs. The lab has the latest versions of the Adobe design software such as Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Flash, and Dreamweaver to support the Design, Interactivity, and Media Arts program. In addition, students can use other Adobe products in the Photography program as well as the Video/Audio Communication program, such as Lightroom, Premiere, and After Effects. Students pursuing tracks in game design or 3D animation use Autodesk products, such as Mudbox and Maya.