03 May 2018

Associate Degree Nursing graduates

Mississippi Delta Community College (MDCC) held its Health Science Pinning and Graduation Ceremony Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. in the J. T. Hall Coliseum on the Moorhead Campus. The ceremony included graduates from the Associate Degree Nursing Program, the Dental Hygiene Program, the Medical Laboratory Technology Program and the Radiologic Technology Program.

The processional was performed by Beverly Terrell and Dr. Edward Rice II provided the invocation with opening remarks by MDCC President Dr. Larry Nabors. 

In total, seventy-two students graduated in one of four health science programs. Each program, including Associate Degree Nursing, Dental Hygiene, Medical Laboratory Technology and Radiologic Technology, prepares students for an exciting healthcare career. Graduates of these programs are awarded an Associate of Applied Science Degree from Mississippi Delta Community College.

Forty-six individuals completed the Associate Degree Nursing Program.  The Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) Program is designed to provide educational opportunities to qualified students for a rewarding career that will help meet the expanding health care needs of the community. The program prepares the individual to practice as a Registered Nurse, according to the State of Mississippi Law. Graduates receive an Associate of Applied Science Degree and are eligible to take the National Council Licensing Examination (NCLEX-RNĀ®) for licensure as registered nurses.

Bolivar County

MDCC HS Grad ADN Bolivar

(l. to r.): Kelsee Redden, Lakeisha Cotton, Darrin Brothers, Janne Foust, Amery Hocutt, Richelle Pugh, Chad Langkawel


Carroll County

MDCC HS Grad ADN Carroll

(l. to r.) Linda Bright, Hanna White


Coahoma County

MDCC HS Grad ADN Coahoma

Preslea Byrd


Dekalb County, GA

MDCC HS Grad ADN Dekalb

Chasity Poe


Humphreys County

MDCC HS Grad ADN Humphreys

(l. to r.) Tawanna Wright, Bailee Bellipanni


Leflore County

MDCC HS Grad ADN Leflore

(l. to r.) Melissa Brooks, Winter Anthony, Justin-Charles Carpenter, Hailey Schrader, Karlye Adams, Chelsea Coleman, Alexandria Funderburk, Cyneiceya Wallace


Madison County

MDCC HS Grad ADN Madison

Amanda Hodge


Sunflower County

MDCC HS Grad ADN Sunflower

(l. to r.) Caitlyn Harris, Beverly DeBower, Amanda Hodge, Haley Lester, April Montesi, Brittany Pearson, Haley Rowland, Madison Williamson, Jaslyn Woods


Tallahatchie County

MDCC HS Grad ADN Tallahatchie

Frederickia Walker


Washington County

MDCC HS Grad ADN Washington

(l. to r.) Mary Baldwin, Katheryn McWilliams, Jaleesa Butler, Daphne Johnson, Dana Brown, Amber Jackson, Jacqueline Johnson, Brandy McNemar, Maredith Weed, Markedia Perkins, Chasity Poe, Joseph Solomon, Tyler Weeks, Alesheia Wells