A chapter of the U.S. Collegiate Archery Organization that participates in indoor, outdoor, 3-D, and competitions shooting. All levels of archers are welcome and personal equipment is not necessary to join. Membership is open to all students on the main campus who are enrolled in at least six semester hours. The club strives to help its members develop skills that will enhance them personally and professionally.
Dr. Shawn Young
Dr. Nathan Calkins
Any student with an interest in creating art projects, having art discussions or engaging in other art-related activities is welcome to become a member. During the course of the year there are art projects that are constructed or painted. Members need to be available and willing to work on these projects. The club’s mission is to advance the idea of culture in the area and encourage creativity at MAC.
Cardinal Congregation is an interdenominational Christian ministry for all MAC students. We seek to provide an opportunity for positive spiritual well being and growth. Our goal is to provide a safe and inclusive space for students of all religious backgrounds, nationalities, and sexual orientations.
Join us for a free dinner at the College Park Clubhouse every month on the fourth Sunday night at 6:00 pm. Small groups and mission opportunities are planned (date and location TBD). Membership is open to people of all religious backgrounds.
Chi Alpha is a Christian student organization found at most major universities in America. It communicates the value of leadership and living a healthy lifestyle. Gatherings are informal, charged with music and deal with everything from relationships to the nature of truth. The goal is to meet among friends and meet real needs. Membership is open to people of all religious backgrounds and nationalities.
This club promotes interaction among students of different cultures and nationalities, encouraging students to broaden their perspectives by understanding and appreciating other languages and societies. The club explores foreign arts, traditions, and observations during events throughout the year.
The Gay-Straight Alliance is a student organization at Mineral Area College. Our purpose is to promote awareness of and educate our campus and community about the LGBTQ+ community. We advocate for the acceptance of all people. We also provide support for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals on campus, their allies, and their families and friends.
Whitney Wolk Maddux
MAC Ambassadors represent the student body and campus. They must maintain at least a 2.5 GPA and have good oral communication and leadership skills. They are selected through an application process and receive an hourly rate. Ambassadors help during registration, recruitment, campus tours, student activities and events.
The Mineral Area Collegiate Ministry (MACM) is a campus ministry seeking to “Equip students for life.” (2 Timothy 2:15). Bible studies, activities, and just hanging out.
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Membership in Missouri State Association of Licensed Practical Nurses Inc. is required of all students accepted and enrolled in the Practical Nursing Program. The organization motivates its members to establish, maintain and evaluate nursing’s professional standards. Membership benefits include newsletters from the association, updates on legislative proposals and changes affecting the nursing profession, and the opportunity to attend the annual MoSALPN convention. Other activities include attending meetings regarding health promotion, maintenance and new technology and treatment interventions. Graduate nurses are eligible and encouraged to continue membership in this professional organization.
NAfME collegiate membership gives students an opportunity for professional orientation and development, and helps students gain an understanding of: the basic truths and principles that underlie the role of music in human life; the philosophy and function of the music education profession; the professional interests of members involved in the local, state, division, and national levels; the music industry’s role in support of music education and the knowledge and practices of the professional music educator as facilitated through chapter activity.
A collegiate level of the International Lions Club, Omega Leo is open to all students, with the focus on service learning and giving back to local communities through leadership and projects. The club also participates in fundraising activities, an annual eyeglasses collection drive, and occasional field trips.
Phi Beta Lambda is a national organization of postsecondary students interested in pursuing a business and business-related career. PBL members develop leadership skills, initiate business ventures, and organize community service projects. PBL encourages students to participate in state and national leadership conferences and competitions each year to better prepare them for careers, continuing their education and life. Membership is open to any MAC student.
The goal of the Robotics Club is to promote students’ knowledge of robotics and related fields of study while working as a team to complete fun and challenging tasks. Robotics Club focuses on projects that may apply science, mathematics, computer programming, and creative solutions to the design and production of robots. Participants may also attend robotics competitions and events, such as MAC’s Robot and Technology Expo. All students are welcome to participate.
SkillsUSA is a student organization, and a partnership of education and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. The organization serves students who are preparing for careers in technical, skilled and service occupations. Members are empowered to become world-class workers, leaders and responsible American citizens.
At the annual SkillsUSA Championships held each June, thousands of students compete in over 100 occupational and leadership skill areas.
The official student governing board and policymaking group of the student body, SGA acts as a liaison among students, faculty, and administration. Through it, students can express themselves collectively and initiate and execute measures to benefit the student body and college. Full-time students are elected to SGA by their peers during the beginning of fall semester, to staggered two-year terms. Officers are elected from SGA membership.
S-MSTA provides personal and professional growth opportunities for education majors, offering leadership, networking and ethics and ideals-based learning experiences in schools and communities. Membership also includes subscription to professional publications and liability insurance for student teachers.
ADN Program students are required to belong to a nationally-recognized nursing student organization. Membership in a professional organization enhances leadership skills and continued awareness of professional issues. MAC nursing students can join the National Student Nurses Association (NSNA), which automatically includes membership in the local and state organizations.The college sponsors an active local chapter called the MAC Student Nurses Association (MAC SNA). The local chapter focuses on community health awareness. Members are encouraged to participate in the local chapter as well as on the state level, the Missouri Nurses Student Association (MONSA), which focuses on issues affecting Missouri student nurses.
The purpose of the Veterans Organization is to meet the needs of veterans, create an environment of inclusiveness, and provide support, guidance, and a resource for those who have served our country. The organization serves as a network of social support and is open to all students, regardless of military status.