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Category: Distance Education

Local Guidance Counselor & Rowan-Cabarrus Graduate Promotes Tuition Free Program for High School Students

Free college tuition available to high school juniors and seniors; Save more than $10,000 in tuition compared to private colleges CONCORD, N.C. — Rachel Berg knows more about preparing for college than the average mom. As a guidance counselor at Northwest Cabarrus High School, Berg has helped countless college-bound students evaluate their college and career [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Offers Electical Contractors Class

Prepare for your electrical contractors license with Rowan-Cabarrus Community College CONCORD, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is registering students for a license preparation course for electrical contractors. The License Preparation Course for Electrical Contractors is for students who have completed 8,000 working hours under a NC licensed electrical contractor and are ready to obtain their [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus: Leader In Online Education And Training

COLLEGE RECOGNIZED AS ONE OF ONLY TWO COMMUNITY COLLEGES IN U.S. TO ACHIEVE INSTRUCTOR TRAINING CERTIFICATION SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College recently became one of only four colleges in the entire country to achieve Quality Matters certification for an instructor training course. Quality Matters (QM) is a leader in quality assurance for online education [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Serving More Students Than Last Year With Less Funding

ENROLLMENT UP, BUT BUDGET DOWN $1.5 MILLION SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College kicked off a busy fall semester 2013 last week. “Our numbers are still preliminary because selected classes don’t register until later in the semester. However, Rowan-Cabarrus is serving at least two to three percent more students this year than last, with more [...]

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R3 Center Announces August 2013 Workshops

MOBILE CLINICS IN SALISBURY & CONCORD, FREE PROGRAMS FOR THE UNEMPLOYED OR UNDER-EMPLOYED KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — The R3 Center is offering numerous career development workshops and resume clinics in August for adults in Rowan and Cabarrus counties. All of the programs are provided free-of-charge. Each Wednesday in August, the R3 Center will have “R3 Clinics” [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Instructor Wins Excellence In eLearning Award

AWARD RECOGNITION FOR INCORPORATING A VARIETY OF LEARNING APPROACHES AND USE OF TECHNOLOGY TO CREATE A DYNAMIC, INTERACTIVE ENVIRONMENT THAT FULLY ENGAGED STUDENTS KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Online learning, or distance education, is designed to allow students to participate in learning outside of the traditional classroom. The college’s goal is to provide students greater flexibility in [...]

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Cabarrus County Basic Law Enforcement Training Program Moves To Sheriff’s Administration Building

PROGRAM GRADUATE HIGHLIGHTED, COLLEGE OFFERS QUALITY CRIMINAL JUSTICE DEGREE ENTIRELY ONLINE SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College has relocated its Cabarrus County law enforcement training to the new Sheriff’s Administration building in Concord. At the college’s August Board of Trustees meeting, trustees, county commissioners, public safety officers and community leaders toured the 7th floor of [...]

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College’s Award-Winning Online Programs and Courses Grow

ROWAN-CABARRUS COMMUNITY COLLEGE INSTRUCTOR WINS BLACKBOARD CATALYST AWARD FOR INNOVATIVE COURSE DESIGN SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College’s Board of Trustees learned about the college’s growing online programs in a presentation by an award-winning instructor at the college’s March board meeting. Over the last four years, Rowan-Cabarrus has enhanced its online education, recently winning an [...]

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