LARGO, Md.—Prospective students who live and work in the Laurel area will be able to tour Laurel College Center (LCC), meet with academic and financial aid advisors and apply and register for spring semester courses at an open house, January 17, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Representatives from the center’s partner institutions Notre Dame of Maryland University, University of Maryland, College Park and University of Maryland University College will be available to answer questions about transfer opportunities and their programs held at LCC.
“The open house is an excellent opportunity for the community to tour the center and learn about the variety of programs offered here,” said Nancy Grinberg, program director at Laurel College Center. “LCC is a convenient location for area residents to take general education courses, as well as pre-nursing or allied health prerequisite courses including general biology, anatomy and physiology and microbiology classes,” she added.
Laurel College Center is located at 312 Marshall Avenue, Suite 205, Laurel, Maryland, 20707, adjacent to the Laurel Shopping Center. To RSVP, visit www.laurelcollegecenter.org or call 1-866-228-6110.
LCC is a Maryland Regional Higher Education Center founded by Prince George’s Community College and Howard Community College to provide convenient and multi-level learning opportunities to people who live and work in the Laurel area. LCC has partnered with four-year institutions such as Notre Dame of Maryland University, Morgan State University, Towson University, University of Maryland, College Park and University of Maryland University College to offer a range of opportunities from associate to doctoral degrees.
Prince George’s Community College is a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Two-year Education designated by the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security (2010-2015). Established in 1958, Prince George’s Community College provides transfer and career programs that help students transfer to four-year colleges and universities and prepare them for the workforce. Each year, 40,000 students take part in more than 200 academic programs and workforce development and continuing education courses. Located in Largo, Maryland, Prince George’s Community College has additional sites at Joint Base Andrews, University Town Center in Hyattsville, Laurel College Center, Skilled Trades Center in Camp Springs, and Westphalia Training Center in Upper Marlboro. For more information, visit the college website at www.pgcc.edu, follow on Twitter, Facebook, Foursquare, LinkedIn and tune-in to Transforming Lives at Prince George’s Community College, Mondays at 11 a.m.
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