For Immediate Release:
July 17, 2012
Primary Media Contact:
Public Relations Specialist
Registration is open for the Fall 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 and click on the “Welcome Prospective Students” section. This section of the website provides information on the benefits of attending LFCC, upcoming outreach events, what is required to register, and how to begin the process. Before students can register, they must submit an application and take a placement test.
LFCC offerings for Fall include a variety of on-campus and online courses that can be taken as part of a degree, certificate, or personal development program of study. The staff of the Advising and Counseling Center can help students develop a schedule of courses. The earlier registration is completed, the more likely a student is to obtain the classes they want at a convenient time. (Note: some classes are already at capacity.)
For more information on this process, go to the LFCC website at http://www.lfcc.edu or call 1-800-906-LFCC(5322).
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.