LFCC Accepting Applications for Health Professions Programs

For Immediate Release:
February 26, 2009

Primary Media Contact:
Sally Voth
Public Relations Specialist
[email protected]
Phone: 540-868-7134

MIDDLETOWN and WARRENTON, Va. – Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is accepting applications for four of its healthcare-related programs for fall 2009. Individuals interested in pursuing a career in emergency medical technology, nursing or surgical technology are encouraged to apply.

Following is information about completing an application for admission and the application process:  

  • 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 the Nursing Office at the Middletown Campus. The application deadline is March 27, 2009.
  • Emergency Medical Technology (EMT) – Applications for admission are available at LFCC’s Middletown Campus. Applications for the EMT-Intermediate Program must be submitted by Aug. 1, 2009, and applications for the EMT-Basic Refresher Program must be submitted by Aug. 20, 2009.
  • Surgical Technology – Applications for admission are available at LFCC’s Middletown Campus and online at http://www.pvcc.edu. Once the application has been completed, it must be submitted to Piedmont Virginia Community College, Division of Mathematics, Sciences and Human Services, 501 College Drive, Charlottesville, Va., 22902. The application deadline is May 1, 2009.

For more information, interested individuals may contact LFCC’s Division of Business, Technology, Science and Health Professions at 540-868-7280.

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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.

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