For Immediate Release:
November 9, 2009
Primary Media Contact:
Public Relations Specialist
Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is hosting open houses in November for medical billing/coding & transcription, paralegal studies, office management, print publishing and other administrative support programs. These information sessions are free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.
Topics will include an overview of these professional programs and minimum graduation requirements, career opportunities in our local areas, national certifications available (such as MCAS and CPC) and breakout sessions for detailed information and an opportunity to ask questions of LFCC’s faculty members.
Dates and times are as follows:
- Middletown Campus—5:30-7 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 23, in Room 125, Main Building, 173 Skirmisher Lane, Middletown.
- Fauquier Campus—5:30-7 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 23, in Room 207, 6480 College St., Warrenton.
- Luray-Page County Center—5:30-7 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 23, Room 3, 334 N. Hawksbill St., Luray.
For more information about the open houses, interested individuals may contact Chris Coutts, associate dean of business, technology, science and health professions, at [email protected] or call 540-868-7276.
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.