Registration Begins for Upcoming Summer and Fall Terms at Hudson Valley Community College
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FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Tuesday, March 15, 2011
Students interested in taking courses this summer and fall at Hudson Valley Community College may begin the registration process this week.
Nearly 400 courses will be offered in five separate terms this summer, including more than 100 courses online. Twelve-, six- and three-week terms begin on May 23 and three- and six-week terms begin July 5. Students who are interested in taking a summer session course may contact the Office of Continuing Education, Summer Sessions and Workforce Development at (518) 629-7338 to make an appointment with an academic advisor or to register.
Each year, hundreds of students from colleges and universities return to the Capital Region and take advantage of Hudson Valley's summer sessions and transfer the credit they earn to another college or university.
Registration also begins this week for those interested in the fall semester, which starts Aug. 29. Those interested in starting their higher education at Hudson Valley this fall should contact the Office of Continuing Education, Summer Sessions and Workforce Development at (518) 629-7338 to make an appointment with an academic advisor. Those interested in applying for admission to a degree program may contact the Admissions Office at (518) 629-7309.
More information about registration and course schedules for the summer and fall terms can be found at www.hvcc.edu/courses.
Founded in 1953, Hudson Valley Community College offers more than 70 degree and certificate programs in four schools: Business; Engineering and Industrial Technologies; Health Science; and Liberal Arts and Sciences; and an Educational Opportunity Center for academic and career training. One of 30 community colleges in the State University of New York system, it has an enrollment of more than 13,000 students, and is known as a leader in distance learning initiatives and workforce training. Hudson Valley has more than 65,000 alumni.