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Registration Open for Spring 2019 Semester at Rockland Community College

Registration Open for Spring 2019 Semester at Rockland Community College

Spring Enrollment is Open! Classes start January 19

Info sessions set for Occupational Therapy Assistant, Auto Tech, Human Performance, Paralegal, Nursing

DATE: December 27, 2018

RAMAPO, NY – Registration is now open for the Spring 2019 semester at Rockland Community College. The semester starts on January 19, both for generally enrolled students and those enrolled in seven-week, full-credit flex start classes. RCC is also holding information sessions throughout January on the Automotive Technology, Human Performance Studies and Nursing. The sessions offer prospective students comprehensive assistance in planning an academic and career track. The events are free and open to the public.

Occupational Therapy Assistant Info Session

Monday, January 7, 2019
5 – 6:30 pm
Academic I, Room 1119

Applications will be available for those who wish to pursue a career as a certified occupational therapy assistant. Learn about the application process and the expectations associated with a professional-level OTA program. For more information, call 845-574-4436, e-mail or visit

Automotive Technology Info Session

Monday, January 7, 2019
6 – 8 pm
Herbert Kurz Automotive Technology Center
37 Ramland Road, Orangeburg, NY 10962

Students can earn an AAS in Automotive Technology, including four Snap-on certifications. The Automotive Technology Center is a 27,304-square-foot facility that features five classrooms, a certification room, a Snap-on Certified lab, 10 lifts and customized Snap-on equipment. More than 15 Snap-on certifications and workforce training courses are offered at the center, an NC3 National Leadership Member. For further information, contact the center at 845-359-6011 or, or visit

Human Performance Studies Info Session

Monday, January 14, 2019
5:30 – 6:30 pm
RCC Fieldhouse, Room 5151

Meet the Human Performance Studies faculty and learn about the exciting programs that the department offers, in some of the fastest-growing fields in the nation such as Exercise Science, Athletic Training and Physical Education, as well as Recreation and Leisure Studies. Graduates of the program have transferred to four-year institutions with strong Human Performance-related degree tracks. For more information, contact Patti Zodda, Chair of Exercise and Human Performance, at or visit

Paralegal Studies Info Session

Monday, January 14, 2019
5:30 pm
Technology Center, Room 8173

Learn more about affordable Rockland Community College options towards a rewarding and professional career as a paralegal. Learn about career opportunities, financial aid, requirements, and more.

All the required core paralegal classes are offered during evening and weekend hours and the program is designed so one can complete the certificate within two semesters or the associate's degree in four semesters. Gain the skills and knowledge for entry-level positions as paralegals, working under the supervision of attorneys.

For information, contact Patricia E. Szobonya, Esq., Chair of Paralegal Studies at 845-574-4418, or visit

Nursing Info Session

Tuesday, January 29, 2019
3 – 4:30 pm
Technology Center, Room 8173

Thursday, February 7, 2019
5 – 6:30 pm
Technology Center, Room 8373

Get started toward a rewarding and meaningful career as a Registered Nurse (RN). Meet with faculty and staff and learn about requirements, tuition, financial aid, and classroom and clinical training. Learn the steps to the application process and what is expected of students in this highly regarded program. Ninety-nine percent of RCC Nursing students passed the national licensing exam (NCLEX) in 2017.

For further information, e-mail or visit

RCC features more than 50 degree and certificate programs, including the acclaimed Sam Draper Honors Program. Students enjoy a dynamic, diverse campus, with free tutoring, internship and career counseling, and on-site child care available. RCC offers online courses plus part-time, evening and weekend schedules.

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CONTACT: Susan Lyddon, VP of Institutional Advancement
845-574-4595 or 347-840-1247