Learn About Programs & More at MCCC Spring Open Houses

Feb. 11, 2014, Blue Bell/Pottstown/Lansdale, Pa.— Montgomery County Community College will hold three open houses this spring to provide prospective students and the community with information about the College’s credit and non-credit programs and activities. The open houses are free of charge and are open to the public. For more information and to pre-register, visit mc3.edu/openhous or call 215-641-6551.

The College’s Central Campus, located at 340 DeKalb Pike in Blue Bell, will host an open house on Saturday, March 22 in conjunction with the Montgomery County Wellness Expo. The open house runs from 10 a.m.-noon in Parkhouse Hall, with check-in/registration beginning at 9:30 a.m. The Wellness Expo runs from 9 a.m.-noon in the Physical Education Center.

Presented by Einstein Healthcare Network, the Blue Bell Rotary and Montgomery County Community College, the annual Wellness Expo offers more than 20 free screenings, reduced-cost blood tests, educational information and giveaways throughout the day. In addition,
VNA-Community Services’ Personal Navigator Program will offer free Affordable Care Act information sessions. For more information about the Wellness Expo or to pre-register for the reduced-cost blood tests, visit advance.einstein.edu or call 484-622-0200.

The College’s West Campus, located at 101 College Drive in Pottstown, will host an open house on Thursday, April 3, from 6 p.m.-8 p.m. in South Hall. Check-in/registration begins at 5:30 p.m.

Both open houses will provide prospective students and their families with information about MCCC’s credit and non-credit programs. Admissions representatives will be on hand to answer questions about the admissions process, transfer opportunities, e-learning and financial aid, among other topics. In addition, Faculty representatives will be available to discuss the 100+ associate degree and certificate programs that are part of the College’s comprehensive curriculum.

MCCC will also host an open house at its new Culinary Arts Institute, located at 1400 Forty Foot Road in Lansdale, on Saturday, April 26 from 10 a.m.-noon, with check in/registration starting at 9:30 a.m. Attendees will have the opportunity to tour the new facility while learning about the College’s Culinary Arts and Pastry and Baking Arts associate degree programs, as well as its Culinary Enthusiast classes. Student Success Center advisors will be on hand to answer questions about the admissions process and financial aid, among other topics.

To learn more about all the Montgomery County Community College has to offer, visit mc3.edu online.

by Alana J. Mauger

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