Educational Programs in Collaboration (EPiC) Consortium
Michigan Colleges Online (MCO) and Michigan Community College Association (MCCA)
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists, Radiologic Technologists and Technicians; Other Technologists and Technicians
Workforce Development Focus
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Workforce Issue Addressed
Increases training available to individuals not yet in the workforce to work in a healthcare profession
The Educational Programs in Collaboration (EPiC) Consortium is a collaboration between Michigan Colleges Online (MCO), Michigan Community College Association (MCCA) and 10 Michigan community colleges. EPiC allows community college partners to continue offering high-cost, low-enrollment programs by cost-sharing. Students take didactic coursework online and do their clinical work regionally. The programs that are currently running are: MRI tech associate degree, CT tech certificate and EEG tech associate degree.