Student Life

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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


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.

Abril Warner

Tiffany Gallaher

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.

Alison Sheets 
(573) 518-3848

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.

Tina Miller

Matt Jarvis

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.

Sarah Barks

Jaden Skaggs

FBLA Collegiate is a national organization of postsecondary students interested in pursuing a business and business-related career. FBLA Collegiate members develop leadership skills, initiate business ventures, and organize community service projects. FBLA Collegiate 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.

Melynda Barks

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.

Korey Byers
(573) 518-2227

Whitney Wolk Maddux
(573) 518-2383

Ambassadors are chosen based on their outstanding personalities and academic performance to help faculty and staff with campus events and tours. Students who are chosen must maintain a 2.5 GPA and have good oral communication and leadership qualities. They are selected through an application process and receive an hourly compensation.  

Racheal Starbird

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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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.

Dr. Sherry Francis

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.

Roy Henson

Kerston Thurman

Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) — Phi Theta Kappa is the international scholastic honor society for community college students. PTK’s hallmarks are leadership, scholarship, service and fellowship. Induction into the organization requires that a student be enrolled at MAC and have completed 12 credit hours in 1000 level courses or higher with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 on a
4.0 scale.

Alison Sheets
(573) 518-2200


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.

Dane Korenak
(573) 518-2363

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.

Eric Shelton
(573) 518-2132

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.

Cami Hedgecorth

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.

Dr. Shawn Young

The college sponsors an active local chapter called the MAC Student Nurses Organization (SNO). Student membership in SNO is offered for those students accepted and currently enrolled in the Associate Degree Nursing Program and Practical Nursing, who have paid tuition. 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. MAC nursing students can join the National Student Nurses Association (NSNA), which automatically includes membership in the local and state organizations. Membership in a professional organization enhances leadership skills and continued awareness of professional issues.


Abigail Shevchuk

Pam Junge

Jessica Chamberlain

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.

Roger Greenland