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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Partners with National HR Association

College will offer test-preparation classes for the new HR professional certifications offered by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) CONCORD, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is pleased to announce its partnership with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), the world’s largest association devoted to human resource management, to offer courses to help HR [...]

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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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College Provides Free Programs for the Unemployed or Under-Employed

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — R3 Career Services is offering numerous career development workshops, resume clinics in December for adults in Rowan and Cabarrus counties. Workshops and clinics are provided free-of-charge. Services include individual career coaching, career building and job seeking workshops, Employability Labs where clients can utilize a computer lab for their work search, classes designed [...]

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College Club Raises Funds for Jeff Gordon’s Children’s Hospital

SkillsUSA Automotive Club at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College raised $1,100 through an annual car show SALISBURY, N.C. — College is about more than just the classes. At Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, students are encouraged to get involved in activities and organizations beyond the classroom that take their education to the next level. The SkillsUSA Automotive Club at [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College to Give Free GED Practice Tests for Limited Time

See for Free program helps students pass the GED test SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is giving away free GED practice tests to all students who register between September 22 and October 3. Students who take GED Ready can see for free if they’re ready to pass the GED test, the skills they need [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Deeply Saddened by Death of Early College Student

Merriman set to graduate with her associate degree from the College in May SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College faculty, staff and students are deeply saddened by the death of Rowan-Cabarrus student Jennifer Merriman, who tragically lost her life on Saturday. Merriman, student in the Rowan County Early College program, was on track to graduate [...]

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“Should I Become a Nurse Aide?” – Weekly Workshops for Job Seekers

College provides free programs for the unemployed or under-employed KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — R3 Career Services is offering numerous career development workshops, resume clinics in August for adults in Rowan and Cabarrus counties. Workshops and clinics are provided free-of-charge. The R3 Center will offer an exciting healthcare workshop throughout August. . “‘Should I Become a Nurse [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College’s Sucessful Cosmetology Program to Move to Kannapolis

Cabarrus County & City of Kannapolis provide economic development grants for the project   KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Beginning next summer, beauty finds a new home. Rowan-Cabarrus Community College will relocate their cosmetology program to downtown Kannapolis. The College’s cosmetology program is one of the largest and most successful in the state, and with the current [...]

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Local Graduate Secures Dream Job as Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

With her master’s from Duke University, Ashley Honeycutt now serves local families SALISBURY, N.C. — When Ashley Honeycutt graduated from Rowan-Cabarrus Community College a few short years ago, she didn’t know she’d already have her dream job. But she does. Today, Honeycutt is a pediatric nurse practitioner at Salisbury Pediatric Associates. Honeycutt graduated from Rowan-Cabarrus [...]

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Bachelor’s in Nursing Now Available through UNCG at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College

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Two of the region’s leaders in healthcare training partner to offer RN-BSN program KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — The nursing profession has seen a dramatic increase in demand for bachelor’s trained nurses due to changing standards from the Institute of Medicine. Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, in partnership with the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, will now be [...]

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