Registration for Fall Classes at John Tyler Community College to Begin July 8
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Released on June 20, 2013
CHESTER and MIDLOTHIAN, Va. – Mark your calendars. Registration for the fall semester at John Tyler Community College opens on July 8. Whether you want to become more competitive in the workforce, change jobs, save money while working on a bachelor’s degree, or explore your long-held interests, John Tyler has the classes and programs to help you reach your goals. The College offers nearly 60 programs that build foundations for continuing education and for immediate employment. In addition, John Tyler provides a number of support services and resources designed to help students succeed, such as tutoring, veterans’ assistance, career counseling, advising, financial aid, scholarships and library services. The College also has guaranteed admissions agreements that give John Tyler graduates the ability to seamlessly continue their educations at more than 25 four-year colleges and universities. A list of the agreements may be found at http://www.jtcc.edu/transfer.
John Tyler Community College’s fall schedule is packed with a wide variety of classes from architectural drafting, creative writing, algebra, legal research, and welding to biology, engineering mechanics, Spanish, photography and international relations. And, because scheduling flexibility is important, John Tyler offers courses starting as early as 7:00 a.m.; in the evenings; on the weekends; in the classroom; online; in a hybrid format (taught partially online and partially in the classroom); and in various sessions, ranging from eight weeks to 16 weeks in length. Those interested in exploring John Tyler Community College’s Fall 2013 class options may visit http://www.jtcc.edu/schedule. On this page, courses may be sorted by subject, location, session length, and days of the week.
Starting July 8, students already enrolled at John Tyler Community College may register online at http://www.jtcc.edu, using the Student Information System in myTyler. They also may register in person at the Admissions and Records Office on either the Chester Campus, located at 13101 Jefferson Davis Highway, or the Midlothian Campus, located at 800 Charter Colony Parkway. Hours for in-person registration are as follows:
Monday: 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday – Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Monday – Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Extended Hours on August 12 – 15, August 19 – 22, and August 26 – 27 (on both campuses)
8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Tuition and fees are $130.00 per credit hour for Virginia residents and $324.60 per credit hour for out-of-state residents. All students must pay a comprehensive fee of $35 per semester. During the General Registration period, tuition and fees must be paid by 5:00 p.m. of the week in which a student registers.
Those interested in attending John Tyler but not enrolled at the College must first submit an application for admission, and those who applied to the College but did not attend classes in the past year must reapply to John Tyler. The application for admission may be found online at http://www.jtcc.edu, or it may be picked up at the Chester or Midlothian campus. John Tyler Community College has an open door admissions policy, and there is no application fee.
John Tyler Community College is a two-year, public institution of higher education and is the fifth largest of the 23 community colleges in Virginia. With campuses in Chester and Midlothian and off-campus classrooms throughout the area, John Tyler offers quality and economical opportunities for students who want to earn a degree or certificate, transfer to a four-year college or university, train for the workforce, or switch careers. The College, which served more than 14,895 students during the 2011-12 academic year, offers 17 associate degrees, seven certificates, and 34 career studies certificates. The institution also serves 15,000 non-credit students and more than 1,200 companies and government agencies annually through the Community College Workforce Alliance. The College also is committed to sustainability. In July 2010, it received a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver Certification for Hamel Hall on its Midlothian Campus, becoming the first in the Virginia Community College System to receive such recognition. John Tyler Community College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
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Holly Walker, Public Relations & Marketing Specialist