For Immediate Release:
February 11, 2008
Primary Media Contact:
Public Relations Specialist
MIDDLETOWN and WARRENTON, Va. – Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is accepting applications for three of its healthcare-related programs. Following is information about the application process.
Who: Individuals interested in pursuing a career in nursing or surgical technology.
What: Interested individuals must complete an application for admission and submit it as follows:
- Surgical Technology – Applications for admission are available at LFCC’s Middletown Campus, Room 163. Once the application has been completed, it must be submitted to Piedmont Virginia Community College, Division of Math, Science and Human Services, Room 270, 501 College Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22902.
- Associate Degree and Practical Nursing – Applications for admission are available at LFCC’s Fauquier and Middletown Campuses. Once the application has been completed, it must be submitted to LFCC’s Division of Science and Health Professions.
When: The deadline for the nursing program is March 28, 2008, at 4 p.m. The deadline for the surgical technology program is May 1, 2008.
For more information, interested individuals may contact LFCC’s Division of Science and Health Professions at 540-868-7280.
Founded in 1970, Lord Fairfax Community College is a multi-campus public institution of higher education. With four locations — Middletown, Warrenton, Luray-Page County and most recently, Vint Hill— the College serves eight localities in the Shenandoah Valley and northern Piedmont regions. The localities are the counties of Clarke, Fauquier, Frederick, Page, Rappahannock, Shenandoah and Warren and the city of Winchester. LFCC offers more than 75 associate degree and certificate programs in a wide variety of disciplines, in addition to providing access to bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs offered on site by a four-year institution. LFCC also serves the business community by offering workforce preparation programs for employees and employers. LFCC serves more than 9,000 unduplicated credit students and more than 11,000 individuals in professional development and business and industry courses annually.
Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lord Fairfax Community College. Lord Fairfax Community College is an equal opportunity institution providing educational and employment opportunities, programs, services, and activities and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, disability, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, or other non-merit factors. LFCC also prohibits sexual misconduct including sexual violence or harassment.