For Immediate Release: August 31, 2011
Darren Johnson c. (518) 728-4474 firstname.lastname@example.org
Schenectady County Community College Adds Registration Days, 9/6 and 9/7; Fall Semester Starts 9/8 Schenectady County Community College is adding registration days on Tuesday and Wednesday, September 6 and 7, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., for new and returning students. Administrative offices, student services and the bookstore will be open for regular business on September 6. All fall semester credit classes will begin Thursday, September 8, including classes on the main campus, Center City and online classes. Web registration is available now at www.sunysccc.edu. Non-credit programs and courses will start as listed in the Workforce Development schedule booklet and on www.sunysccc.edu. “College leadership, facilities staff and county leaders are continuing to work tirelessly and proactively to clean up the campus to launch the opening of the fall semester,” said Dr. Quintin B. Bullock, President of SCCC. “We are making favorable progress and looking forward to a successful start to our academic year.” The college remains closed on Thursday and Friday, September 1-2, for continued clean up. The College’s web site, www.sunysccc.edu, is back online for updates and for student registration. -30-
One of the 30 community colleges in the State University of New York system, the nation's largest comprehensive system of higher education, Schenectady County Community College in upstate New York enrolls over 6,000 students. SCCC offers more than 40 career degree, transfer degree and certificate programs. The College opened its doors for classes in 1969 and continues to provide affordable comprehensive higher education and adult educational opportunities in response to local educational needs.