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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 Partners with Microsoft for Free Certifications

Last year’s Microsoft Test Fest awarded nearly 350 free certifications CONCORD, N.C. — In 2013, a unique partnership between Rowan-Cabarrus Community College and Microsoft provided nearly 350 new Information Technology (IT) certifications at no cost to students. This year, the College hopes to reach even more community members and students. “Rowan-Cabarrus is pleased to partner [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Turns Gamers into Budding Developers with Game Design, Mobile App Development

Students learn cutting edge simulation and programming skills; new offerings in mobile app development and graphic design KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — These days, just about anyone can play a video game, but not everyone has the skill to actually design a game. This summer, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College will embark on its fourth year of ever-expanding Tech [...]

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