CCC strengthens course offerings at Fourth Street Innovation Center

Coconino Community College's Fourth Street Innovation Center is strengthening

course offerings beginning in the fall.

 

Flagstaff, Ariz. -- Coconino Community College, your neighborhood college, is offering a wide array of courses at the Fourth Street Innovation Center this fall.

 

A new lineup of courses will fill the Fourth Street campus roster to help students working on associate degrees meet many of the General Education criteria, including Composition, Math, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Arts and Humanities, Biological Sciences and so much more.

 

“We’re really proud of the ‘community’ in our name as a community college,” said CCC President Colleen A. Smith, PhD. “Our number one priority right now is to engage with our community and try to meet the needs of learning in different venues. The Fourth Street campus was where CCC began, and it is important to us to strengthen our commitment to the neighborhoods of Flagstaff that welcomed us as a community member 25 years ago.”

 

At the Fourth Street campus, students can: Fast track their way to a degree or certificate; take classes on their schedule (night and weekend courses); find no-hassle transfer courses with smaller class sizes, and where the instructors know the names of their students; brush up on or learn skills; or retool for the next career move.

 

Highlights include:

  • CCC offers 8-week sessions of ENG 101 and 102 so that students can meet their composition requirements in just one semester
  • CCC offers 8-week sessions of Construction, Economics, Fitness and more
  • Geology lab science
  • Creative writing (nonfiction)
  • Developmental math and English classes

 

There are nearly 100 classes available, including Automotive Basics, Payroll Accounting, Medical Assistant Essentials, Phlebotomy Procedures, Art Appreciation, Introduction to Woodworking, Solar Greenhouse Design, Basic Electrical Theory, Emergency Medical Technician, Firefighter I and II, Introduction to Philosophy, Beginning Spanish, Basic Welding Fabrication, and much more.

 

To register for classes, visit the Fourth Street Innovation Center at 3000 N. Fourth St., or call (928) 526-7600, or visit online at www.coconino.edu.

 

About Coconino Community College

 

Coconino Community College faculty and staff are dedicated to promoting an environment of excellence to support students. Since 1991, CCC has served residents across 18,000 square miles of Coconino County. The College has helped create the region's skilled workforce, with the goal of improving the lives of our residents through workforce development and higher education. CCC has served more than 75,000 students countywide, with two campuses in Flagstaff and an instructional site in Page.

 

CCC provides affordable tuition and a variety of certificates and degrees including career/technical programs with more than 50 certificate programs and two-year associate degrees in various fields. Those fields include nursing, fire science, law enforcement and business. Additionally, CCC has programs that ease student transition to any of the three state universities.

 

CCC reaches out to the more rural portions of the County including Williams, the Grand Canyon/Tusayan, Page/Lake Powell, Fredonia, Tuba City and other remote areas on the Navajo, Hopi and Supai Tribal Lands. Instructional sites offer classes through online, in-person and Interactive Television classes to meet the needs of students in these rural and remote areas. Nearly 20 percent of CCC's students are Native American learners.

 

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Category
News
Date
Thursday, 20th July 2017
 
 

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  • Thursday, 20th July 2017