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Montgomery College Announces Online Application Fee Waiver! Apply online starting October 1 and no application fee will be required upon completion. Click here to download the online application instructions. Click here for more MC information. The online application waiver period ends March 1 | web post 18-Sept 27 |
College Career News & Events:
Announcing Postsecondary Planning sessions for the Class of 2020. Wednesday, February 6, 2019. The MC Dual Enrollment Program will host an information session at 6 pm. The Northwest Counseling Team will present Navigating Senior Year & Postsecondary Planning at 7 pm. Northwest Auditorium. Snow/Rain date: Mon., Feb. 11 (same times). | web post 15 January 2019 |
Montgomery College (MC) announces a Certificate for Apartment Maintenance Technician (CAMT) available through the Gudelsky Institute. Students must have a GPA of 2.0 or higher. There is a $250 course fee and student application. Courses will be held on Saturdays, starting February 16 through June 8, from 8:30 am to 2:15 pm. Learn how to maintain and repair apartment interiors and exteriors, electrical systems, plumbing, HVAC, and appliances. Enhance your professional growth in the industry where technicians can earn $40K. Northwest students interested in this opportunity can obtain an application with their counselor or in the College Career Information Center (Room 126). The deadline for application is February 1.| web post 11 January 2019 |
Announcing the 11th Annual Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) College Fair! Friday, February 22, 2019, from 4:00 to 8:00 pm at the Universities of Shady Grove, Building III. Qualified seniors will be able to receive on-the-spot admission decisions and scholarship offers from some of the colleges and universities in attendance. Students in grades 8-12 and their parents/guardians will be able to meet with representatives from over 50 historically black colleges and universities. Workshops and panel discussions on financial aid, Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) completion, scholarships, and college life will be conducted during the fair. There will be a middle school seminar from 6 to 8 pm for grade 8 students and their parents on preparing for college. For more information and to register for this event, visit montgomeryschoolsmd.org/departments/familysupport/hbcu/. Registration opens January 7. This event is co-sponsored by Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) and the Montgomery County Chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). | web post 2 January 2019 |
Ana G Mendez University Announces Open House Event. January 19, 2019 from 11 am to 2 pm. FREE to attend. Refreshments will be available. Talk with faculty and student counselors. Receive information about our bilingual programs. Take a tour of the campus. On-site admissions will be available. For more information about Ana G Mendez visit www.agmus.suagm.edu. To RSVP for this event send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (240) 515-5804. Ana G Mendez University is located at 11006 Viers Mill Road, Wheaton MD 20902. | web post 3 January 2019 |
Grambling State University High School/Transfer Day. Become a Tiger on February 16, 2019. Bring a copy of your high school/college transcript and test scores (ACT/SAT/Accuplacer). Check in Starts at 10 am. Go to gram.edu > apply now > create log in > complete High School Day registration > submit $25 payment (includes t-shirt, bag, lunch ticket and game ticket) > fax/email registration form to email@example.com. | web post 3 January 2019 |
USA Gap Year Fair Announced for February 4 at Richard Montgomery High School! Look beyond the classroom. Speaker: 7:00-7:45 pm | Fair: 7:45-9:30 pm. Pre-register for FREE at usagapyearfairs.org/fairs. | web post 29 November 18 |
TranZed Academy for Working Students (TAWS)! The TranZed Academy is a new program for next year's high school seniors. MCPS is implementing an apprenticeship program with 60 slots available. Are you planning to work throughout your senior year? Would you like to have a more flexible schedule so you can better balance your work and school schedule? If so, the TranZed program might be a great fit for you. Visit the TranZed Academy website for more information and to apply. Please note the entrance requirements listed.