Explore Engineering and Computer Science
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Released on October 09, 2018
CHESTER and MIDLOTHIAN, Va. – Interested in pursuing a career in engineering or computer science? Then join us on October 25, 2018 from 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. for John Tyler Community College’s Engineering Transfer Night. During this event, you will have the opportunity to explore Tyler’s programs and find out how you can save money by starting your bachelor’s degree work at Tyler. You will also learn about guaranteed admissions agreements, which can help Tyler graduates seamlessly transfer to four-year colleges and universities to complete their bachelor’s degrees. In addition, several of Tyler’s four-year college and university partners will be on hand to discuss the transfer process and their programs, including George Mason University, James Madison University, Old Dominion University, University of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia State University, and Virginia Tech.
Engineering Transfer Night begins at 6:00 p.m. with an information session that offers insights into Tyler’s programs and services. Then at 6:30 p.m., attendees will have the opportunity to hear from a panel of university representatives, followed by group and individual question and answer sessions. All activities will be held inside the Lynn Theatre (room T112) in the T Building at Tyler’s Midlothian Campus located at 800 Charter Colony Parkway. The event is free and open to high school students and their parents; current Tyler students; and anyone who wants to know more about getting an education that leads to in-demand careers in engineering and computer science. Those wishing to attend are encouraged to register in advance at www.jtcc.edu/EGRtransfernight.
If you have questions about Engineering Transfer Night, please contact Dr. Anna Bampton, assistant professor of engineering at John Tyler, at firstname.lastname@example.org. For directions to the Midlothian Campus, visit www.jtcc.edu/locations.
John Tyler Community College offers more than 60 majors that provide pathways to careers in high-demand fields; transfer opportunities to four-year colleges and universities; and industry credentials and licensures. The college, with campuses in Chester and Midlothian, a Nursing Education Center, online classes, and off-campus classrooms, served more than 14,329 students during the 2017-18 academic year. It also assisted more than 7,000 learners through its workforce development division, Community College Workforce Alliance.
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