Student Organizations

Meridian Community College provides a variety of campus organizations, special interest groups and social activities for students.

The Campus Life Program provides activities designed to complement and supplement classroom education by providing another kind of learning experience. Campus Life involves students in the College and community, provides leadership-training opportunities and creates professional and personal growth opportunities through student organizations.

  • Marketing/Technology Association (DECA)
    Student organization designed to provide students the opportunity to be academically prepared, community oriented, professionally responsible and experienced leaders in the various fields of business.
  • Restaurant/Hotel Technology (DECA)
    Strives to develop future leaders in the hospitality area by helping students grow and develop as professional managers. Programs and activities are planned to focus on the hospitality/tourism industry.
  • Phi Beta Lambda (PBL)
    Seeks to bridge the gap between school, community, church and civic activities, and organizations and to help students become useful, productive citizens of their community while earning a living. Phi Beta Lambda offers scholarships, conferences, social activities and school activities to students. Any student taking one business or computer course is invited to become a Phi Beta Lambda member. Phi Beta Lambda is open to students in the Business and Office Technology and Information Technology programs.
  • Student Association of Broadcasters (SAB)
    Student organization is  open to Broadcasting students and provides a hands-on approach to learning broadcasting skills at MCC and in our community.
  • Student Association of Early Childhood Profession
    An educational organization concerned that is concerned about the care and education of young children. The organization helps each person grow as a professional worker with young children.

  • Student Association of Medical Lab Technology Student Organization (MLTSO)

    The purpose of this organization is to expose students who are enrolled in the Medical Laboratory Technology Program at Meridian Community College to the profession of Medical Laboratory Science. Developing leadership qualities, as well as participation in on and off-campus service projects, is the focus of this organization.

  • Dental Hygiene Student Association
    Affiliated with the American Dental Hygiene Association, this student organization promotes and sustains the practice of dental hygiene by increasing awareness of prevention of oral diseases in an effort to improve the public’s total health. The organization actively participates in off-campus presentations educating the public in preventive measures and stays abreast of current events in the dental hygiene profession to promote the highest standards in the field.

  • Physical Therapist Assistant Student Organization (PTASO)

    PTASO strives to educate the public about physical therapy, to provide a source of continuing education for PTA students and to further develop each member’s leadership qualities and individual responsibility.

  • Association of Surgical Technology Student Association – ASTSA promotes knowledge about the field of surgical technology and provides opportunities to develop professionally.

  • Health Occupation Students of America (HOSA)
    Serves the needs of the Health Education students. The group helps to promote and strengthen the HOE (Health Occupations Educators) -HOSA partnership.
  • Health Information Technology Association (HITA)

    HITA promotes the study of Health Information Management and seeks to recognize Health Information Management as a profession in the community while instilling leadership qualities in the HIT student.

  • Student Association of Respiratory Care (SARC)
    Organization to introduce the respiratory care students to the various opportunities found within this field of study.

  • Medical Assisting Technology Students Organization

    MATS serves to instill knowledge in students in regard to the field of medical assisting and to promote leadership skills within the MAT student.

  • Skills USA Industrial Club of America
    Develops progressive leadership in the field of Trade and Industrial Education.

  • Organization of Student Nurses (OSN)

    Open to all students in the Associate Degree Nursing Program at MCC, OSN serves to promote public understanding of the role of the Associate Degree Nurse, aid in the development of the whole person and instill the responsibility for the healthcare of people from all walks of life.

  • Student Practical Nursing Organization (PN)
    Assists in the growth and development of the nursing profession, leadership and individual responsibility of the Practical Nursing student

  • Phi Theta Kappa (PTK)
    Is an international honor society for community and junior colleges. The organization promotes the hallmarks of leadership, scholarship, service and fellowship. MCC's local chapter is the Nu Upsilon Chapter. Membership is open to any student who has earned 12 semester hours toward an associate degree program at MCC and has a grade point average of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale
  • MCC Gospel Choir
    Gives students an opportunity to share their talents through the expression of gospel music and to fellowship with others while serving as musical ambassadors for the College.
  • MCC Concert Choir
    Open to all students who enjoy singing together, socially connecting and pursuing musical excellence in a diverse community while building memories to last a lifetime.
  • The Ivy League
    Serves as MCC’s recruiting corps. Ivy Leaguers serve as tour guides, assist with recruiting events, and represent the college in the community.
  • Intramural Sports
    Includes sports such as 3-on-3 basketball, 3 on 3 soccer, volleyball, bowling and many others. Teams are made up of current MCC students, both male and female.
  • Dimensions Performance Group
    Composed of MCC students to showcase musical performance talents. Perform on and off campus.
  • Baptist Student Union (BSU)
    Provides Christian fellowship and serves as a Christian witness to the campus and community.
  • Culture Club
    MCC Culture Club promotes student diversity and multicultural awareness, as well as coordinates activities for the benefit of the entire educational community. Members promote social interaction through events that encourage a clear and continuous exchange of ideas between the students, faculty, staff and the college administration. The Eagles of Elegance group functions under this organization. The club is open to all MCC students.
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)
    Open to all students and athletes to have a time of Christian fellowship and fun.
  • Student Government Association - MCC SGA was formed to deal effectively with student affairs, to develop good citizens through experience in government, to work with the administration in all matters affecting the welfare of students, and to direct student endeavors that may benefit the students. MCC SGA is open to all students who are enrolled in at least one credit hour at MCC.

  • Eagle Esports - Eagle Esports was organized to provide a fair and welcoming environment for all those interested in Esports and the competitions involved. Eagle Esports is open to all MCC students in good academic standing.

For more informationFor more information:
LeAnne Motes
smotes1@meridiancc.edu
601.484.8632