College and Career Center

  • The MLC College and Career Center in room 208 is dedicated to helping students fulfill career-related learning graduation requirements, research careers and colleges, and apply to college and for financial aid. The services offered in the CCC complement the work of our Kx12 counselor in preparing MLC students to achieve their post-high school goals.

    Students can receive assistance with:

    • College searches
    • Meeting with college admissions staff
    • Accessing financial aid and scholarship information
    • Field trips to diverse work environments
    • Internships and employment opportunities




    Wednesday, October 26th  2:00-2:45pm 
    Portland Community College is the  largest post-secondary institution in Oregon, we serves over 60,000 full-time and part-time students. We offer high-quality education and opportunities for our students, which in turn contributes to the vibrancy of Portland’s economic community.

    We aim to educate a skilled workforce, prepare students to successfully transfer to four-year schools, enrich the community through lifelong learning, build a greener workforce and shrink our carbon footprint, and be a sound financial steward of public dollars.

    Future Connect is a scholarship and support program for students who identify as first-generation or low-income. We focus on eliminating barriers to college, and provide students with on-going support throughout their time at PCC.
    Wednesday, November 2nd 2:00-2:45pm 
    Oregon State University 
    Oregon State is an international public research university that draws people from all 50 states and more than 100 countries. We go wherever the challenges are, push ourselves to the very edge of what’s known and keep going. We are determined to forge solutions. We are diverse and welcoming. We embrace our responsibility to Oregon and the world, building a future that’s smarter, healthier, more prosperous and more just. We see what could be and have worked relentlessly for 150 years to make it so. 

    1 of 3 land, sea, space and sun grant universities in the U.S.

    2 campuses, 11 colleges, 12 experiment stations, Extension programs in all 36 counties, 200+ academic programs — COUNTLESS IMPACTS.

    Wednesday, November 9th 2:00-2:45pm 
    Portland State University - Instant Viking Event 
    Portland State University is more than Portland’s public research university. It’s a place to test ideas and projects that show the world how different is done. Our innovative approach combines education with creative problem-solving and collaboration across campus for maximum impact. With more than 200 degree programs to choose from, PSU is Oregon’s most diverse, innovative and affordable research university.
    During this session with students, the Admissions Counselors will conduct a live application walkthrough making sure you fill things out correctly, discuss your next steps, and defer your $52 application fee. Afterward, students will be reached out to on an individual basis with their PSU admissions decision via email. 
    Wednesday, November 16th 2:00-2:45pm 
    Western Oregon University 
    WOU has about 5,000 students, which means you won’t get lost in the crowd. Your professors will still know your name and notice if you miss a class. There are a lot of majors (main topics of study) and minors (other topics of study) available, so students can find a career field that appeals to them.

    Everyone who comes to WOU says they love the small-town feel and beautiful campus. For students who don’t want to be part of a giant university or an impersonal community college, WOU is a perfect fit. Plus, there are lots of clubs and activities that happen on campus every day. If you want a great education for a reasonable price at a place where you can safely stretch your wings, the WOU family is ready to welcome you in.