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Category: Corporate and Continuing Education

Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Students Land Careers by Completing a Combination of Education and Real-World Experience

 The College’s Work-Based Learning program provides students with invaluable work experience, leading to job offers even before graduation   KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Practical, on-the-job training can prove to be an invaluable asset for college students. Rowan-Cabarrus Community College understands the need to bridge educational and work experience and has seen great results from students in [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Offers Wide Range of Short-Term Unique Courses

The College’s Personal Enrichment program offers short-term courses for self-improvement, cultural enrichment and academic achievement    SALISBURY, N.C. — From aromatherapy to yoga, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is offering a wide range of short-term courses this spring. Through the personal enrichment program, the College offers courses for self-improvement, cultural enrichment and academic achievement. “The courses are [...]

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Statewide Infrastructure Bond Would Provide $7.2 Million to Rowan-Cabarrus Community College

Voters will decide on a bond that will fund higher education, parks and other infrastructure; Rowan-Cabarrus would utilize funds for facility improvements and public safety expansion   KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — As part of a statewide infrastructure bond slated to come before voters on March 15, 2016, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College would receive $7.2 million to upgrade [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College to Offer Truck Driver Training Program

Program will prepare students for lucrative careers in an in-demand field   SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College recently announced a new truck driving training program to be offered at the College in early 2016. “We are so excited to announce this new program,” said Dr. Carol S. Spalding, president of Rowan-Cabarrus Community College. Consisting [...]

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Become a Yogi or Learn Sign Language at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College

Rowan-Cabarrus Offers New Personal Enrichment Classes for 2016   SALISBURY, N.C. — Fulfill your new year’s resolutions with new personal enrichment classes at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College. The College has sign language and conversational Spanish classes, a variety of exercise classes and much more for the communities of Rowan and Cabarrus! Bring your friends and join [...]

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Women in Manufacturing: It’s Not Just a Man’s Job

Industry-supported training program graduates and employs second graduating class in fastest growing industry in the area; Next sessions to enroll in training program Nov. 18, Dec. 2 and Dec. 8   CONCORD, N.C. — No industry in this area is creating jobs in larger numbers and growing faster than manufacturing. Local manufacturers like Perdue Foods, [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Announces New Quality Enhancement Plan to Improve Student Success

College undergoes large-scale project to improve student outcomes with a focus on career planning titled SEEK: Student Education Empowerment Kit   SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is undertaking a large-scale project with the goal of improving educational success for students. The project, known as a Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP), focuses on career planning with [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College to Offer Fitness Instructor Preparation Class

Class will equip students for the ACE Group Fitness Instructor Certification Exam to become group fitness instructors   SALISBURY, N.C. — This fall, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College will offer a Fitness Instructor Prep class to provide students with the necessary knowledge to pass the American Council on Exercise (ACE) Group Fitness Instructor Certification Exam. The course, [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Partnering to Offer Job Fair Preparation

Workshops will prepare local job seekers for the 300 JOBS NOW! Job Fair   SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is partnering with NC Works Career Center Rowan, the City of Salisbury and the City of Salisbury Parks and Recreation to offer a day of workshops aimed at preparing local job seekers for the upcoming [...]

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Meeting the Talent Demands of Today’s Business – NC Manufacturing Institute Launches

The Centralina Workforce Development Board, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, leaders from Rowan and Cabarrus counties’ Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development authorities will launch the new North Carolina Manufacturing Institute at a community forum that will unveil the institute’s plans and services. The North Carolina Manufacturing Institute Forum is scheduled for Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at [...]

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