For Immediate Release:
May 2, 2012
Primary Media Contact:
Public Relations Specialist
Registration is open for the Summer 2012 Session at Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC). Prospective students considering registering are encouraged to access the school’s website at http://www.lfcc.edu/future-students/index.html. Students planning to attend LFCC in Fall 2012 can use the Summer Session to begin their course work. Classes are scheduled in 8-week, 5-week, and 10-week sessions, along with non-standard session courses.
Classes are available in a variety of subject areas, including some new courses. Among the new classes available are “Topics in Cardiopulmonary Physiology and Pathology,” “Advanced Nature Photography,” and “Topics In Disease” at the Middletown Campus; “Religion in America,” “Immigration Law,” and “Legal Research” at the Luray-Page County Center, and “Appalachian Literature,” “Playwriting,” and “The Problem of Evil in Literature” at the Fauquier Campus. There are also courses available in current disciplines such as Accounting, History, English, Information Technology, Career and Technical Education, Mathematics, Sciences and Humanities. Before students can register, they must submit an application and take a placement test.
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.