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Category: Career Readiness Certification

Nearly 350 Free Certifications Earned In Three Short Hours

ROWAN-CABARRUS HOSTS MTA TEST FEST (MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY ASSOCIATE) THANKS TO DONATIONS FROM MICROSOFT CONCORD, N.C. — A rare partnership between Rowan-Cabarrus Community College and Microsoft provided nearly 350 new Information Technology (IT) certifications at no cost last month. “Certifications are expensive and that’s a barrier for some students,” said Dr. Carol S. Spalding, president of [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Graduates First GED Student From Potters House Class

CURRENT GED TEST TO CHANGE AT END OF 2013, COST OF THE GED TEST TO INCREASE NATIONWIDE SALISBURY, N.C. — With the national GED test changing effective January 1, 2014, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is doing its best to help individuals in Rowan and Cabarrus counties finish their GED. The fact that she was able to [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Offers Electrical 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 Celebrates Small Business Week May 15 At Business Resource Fair in Concord

FEATURED TOPIC IS CROWDFUNDING: THE POPULAR TREND THAT HAS ALREADY RAISED BILLIONS OF DOLLARS FOR STARTUPS CONCORD, N.C. — Small business owners, start-ups and aspiring entrepreneurs will have a chance to connect with dozens of local and state business assistance providers at the Small Business Resource Fair on Wednesday, May 15 at the Cabarrus Government [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Announces STEM Open House

COLLEGE INVITES COMMUNITY TO INTERACTIVE SHOWCASE OF SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING, AND MATH PROGRAMS KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College invites people of all ages to its second STEM Open House at its building on the North Carolina Research Campus (NCRC). On Friday, April 12, from 2-5 p.m., the college will open its doors to the [...]

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Get Affordable Hands-On Training And Sought-After Certifications

ROWAN-CABARRUS OFFERS CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSES IN PC REPAIR AND CISCO NETWORKING SALISBURY, N.C. – Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is launching a new PC and Networking Academy that offers affordable training for advanced technology certification programs with knowledgeable, industry-certified instructors that bring real world, hands-on experience into the classroom. The PC and Networking Academy is an educational [...]

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R3 Center Announces December 2012 & January 2013 Workshops

ROWAN-CABARRUS COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFERS FREE PROGRAMS FOR THE UNEMPLOYED OR UNDER-EMPLOYED KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — The R3 Center is offering numerous career development workshops and resume clinics in November for adults in Rowan and Cabarrus counties. All of the programs are provided free-of-charge. Located at 200 West Ave., in Kannapolis, the R3 Center is a career [...]

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Current GED Test To Change At End of 2013, National Testing Service To Raise Cost Of Test, Scores To Expire

ROWAN-CABARRUS COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFERS FREE GED-PREP CLASSES; COLLEGE ENCOURAGES ADULTS TO FINISH AND PASS BEFORE TEST DEADLINES SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College has announced that the current version of the GED test will expire at the end of 2013. The current version, known as the 2002 Series GED test, will be replaced with the [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Offers Activity Directors Course

TRAINING FOR LONG-TERM CARE FACILITY WORKERS SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College will offer a training course for persons wanting to be state-approved activity directors at long-term care facilities. Rowan-Cabarrus will offer the 60-hour, state-approved course 6 to 9 p.m. on Monday and Thursdays, Jan. 28-Apr. 8. The class will meet at the Rufty-Holmes Senior [...]

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R3 Center Announces November 2012 Workshops

ROWAN-CABARRUS COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFERS FREE PROGRAMS FOR THE UNEMPLOYED OR UNDER-EMPLOYED KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — The R3 Center is offering numerous career development workshops and resume clinics in November for adults in Rowan and Cabarrus counties. All of the programs are provided free-of-charge.  Located at 200 West Ave., in Kannapolis, the R3 Center is a career [...]

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