Westminster, Md., Friday, February 15, 2019—Carroll Community College (Carroll) invites
the community to attend the Presidents’ Day Open House on Monday, February 18,
2019 from 1:00 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the Theater in the Scott Center. This event is
designed for high school students and their families to learn about the
programs Carroll offers students to continue their educational path. Check-in
begins at 12:45 p.m. and light refreshments will be served.
“The College is
the affordable go-to choice of county residents for higher education,” said
College President Dr. James D. Ball. “We are so pleased to open our campus to
high school students and their parents, and provide a comprehensive look at our
programs, especially those designed to prepare students for the jobs of the
The open house
will begin with a welcome from Dr. Kristie Crumley, Dean of Student Affairs,
followed by a Career Awareness Activity, led by Barbara Gregory, Director of
1:45 p.m. and ending at 3:15 p.m., three 25-minute information sessions will be
offered in a smaller group format. Attendees will have the opportunity to go to
all of them.
From 3:15 p.m.
to 4:00 p.m., the Open House will continue in the Babylon Great Hall with information
tables staffed by faculty experts, who can speak to the job options and career
prospects of various majors and programs. Campus tours by student ambassadors
and admissions counselors will also be available.
offerings will be featured all in one place,” said Edwards. “The Open
House is a great way for high school students and their parents to explore
options for academic programs and career paths, and gain a practical
understanding of how to navigate the admissions and financial aid process.”
information and to RSVP to this event go to: https://www.carrollcc.edu/openhouse/
Community College’s mission is Empowering learners. Changing
lives. Building community. Carroll Community College (Carroll)
provides accessible, high-quality educational opportunities to advance careers,
enrich lives, and strengthen the community we serve. Carroll offers academic
and career preparation leading to transfer to four-year colleges and
universities, and for direct entry into professional opportunities.
Personalized learning, small class size, individualized attention from expert
faculty, affordability, a convenient location, and customized training and
services to the business community all make Carroll a popular choice. Since
1993, the College has served more than 136,000 students of all ages and
backgrounds. Carroll Community College is located at 1601 Washington Road, Westminster,
Md., 21157. Visit us on our website at www.carrollcc.edu.