RVCC Sets September Information Sessions

BRANCHBURG – Raritan Valley Community College has set several information sessions for prospective students for September.

The college, located at 118 Lamington Rd., is offering general information sessions and an adult information session, as well as a special session for its Automotive Technology program.

It’s also not too late to register for a 12-week Fall Session starting September 11.

RVCC’s general information sessions and campus tours are scheduled for:

  • Friday, September 6, 10-11 a.m., RVCC Event/Conference Center (Room 101)
  • Thursday, September 12, 4-5 p.m., Event/Conference Center (Room 101)
  • Friday, September 20, 10-11 a.m., Atrium (lower level, College Center)
  • Thursday, September 26, 4-5 p.m., Event/Conference Center (Room 102).

During the sessions, RVCC Admissions specialists will provide information about:

  • Enrolling in classes for the Fall and Spring Semesters
  • Programs designed to help students transfer to top colleges and universities in New Jersey, across the country, and even in Europe
  • Career training programs, designed in partnership with local industry, that can be completed in a year or less
  • The admissions process
  • Financial aid options and scholarship opportunities
  • Free tuition for those who qualify, though RVCC’s participation in the New Jersey Community College Opportunity Grant (CCOG) Program

An Information Session for adults who are considering returning to college or have never attended college will be held from 7-9 p.m. Sept. 9 in the Event/Conference Center (Room 102). The session will introduce adults to RVCC’s new Fast Track program that makes it possible to earn an Associate Degree in two years by taking classes evenings and online. The session also will focus on transferring college credits, earning credits for life experience, and making a successful transition back to school after being away from the classroom for years.

An Information Session for RVCC’s Automotive Technology program will be held from 3-4:30 p.m. Sept. 11, in the College’s Workforce Training Center. During the event, prospective students will have an opportunity to learn about the program, meet with staff and faculty, and explore the career potential in the field of automotive technology.

The Auto Tech program offers Subaru and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) manufacturer training. Program graduates attain additional industry credentials from Automotive Service Excellence (ASE), Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS), Snap-On, and other industry partners to allow students to stand out to potential employers.

For additional information about the College’s Automotive Technology program, visit www.raritanval.edu/autotech or contact Inieka Stafford at inieka.stafford@raritanval.edu.

To register for an Information Session, visit www.raritanval.edu/visit. For additional information, contact the Admissions Department at 908-526-1200, ext. 7009 or admissions@raritanval.edu.

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