Thinking About a Career in IT? 4 Things You Should Know About CCA’s Unique IT Tech and Support Program

IT Tech and Support student Chelsea Bailey works on taking apart a computerSo you’re thinking about a career in information technology. Or maybe you’re already an IT professional but looking to take the next step in your career.

Either way, your professional future looks bright. Continue reading »

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Vox: Under Construction Sheds New Light on Disability

Vox Poster GraphicStories that will make you laugh, stories that will make you cry, stories that will make you think long and hard about how we as a society approach the topic of disability. You can expect them all when the curtains go up on “Vox: Under Construction” in the Larry D. Carter Theater on the CentreTech campus on October 26.

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Five Reasons to Attend a CCA Transfer Fair

A desk containing materials at a CCA Transfer FairIf you are looking to transfer to a four year undergraduate institution to complete your degree, many factors come into play when choosing where to continue your education. Picking one school to meet all your needs can be a messy process! Fortunately, CCA has many resources to help you understand your priorities, research and reach your goals, including two Transfer Fairs held this fall.

The first CCA Transfer Fair is on October 18 on the CentreTech campus in the Student Centre Building in the Rotunda. The second CCA Transfer Fair is on November 2 on the Lowry campus in the West Quad Building in the Todd Bergren Room.

Not sure what a transfer fair can do for you? Check out these five tips to discover how CCA’s Transfer Fairs can help you forge a path that fits your unique interests and values. Continue reading »

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Five Simple Steps to Apply for Scholarships at CCA

Computer screen with the word scholarships on itDid you know there is more than $500,000 in scholarships available through CCA Institutional and Foundation scholarships this year?

However, many CCA students do not take advantage of these scholarship opportunities.

For example, in fall 2016, less than 200 students applied for Foundation scholarships at CCA last fall. And with a student population of more than 7,000 full-time students at CCA, you could be missing out on a scholarship to pay for your tuition and books.

The opportunity to apply for many spring scholarships opens on October 1 – use these five simple steps to apply for scholarships at CCA: Continue reading »

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Five Things to Do Before You Start Classes at CCA

A graphic detailing five things students should do before they start classes.The fall semester begins at CCA in less than two weeks!

If you have already taken the appropriate tests and attended a new student or transfer orientation, congratulations!

Before you step into the classroom, here are five things to do before you start classes:

1. Pay for Your Classes or Set Up a Payment Plan.

Did you know that CCA has a variety of ways to pay your tuition?

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