Carrollton Public Library to Hold College and Continuing Education Fair
In Carrollton’s continuing efforts to educate and empower community members through free information sessions, the Carrollton Public Library is holding a College and Continuing Education Fair on Thursday, September 6 from 4:30-7 p.m. at Hebron & Josey Library (4220 N. Josey Lane).
This free event is open to anyone interested in continuing their education, including teenagers, their parents, and adults. Learn about admission requirements from statewide college and university representatives. Find out about the cost of tuition, qualifications for financial aid, and explore alternative routes in continuing education programs.
Representatives will be on site to speak about campus environment, offered curriculums, and to answer career and education questions. Institutions in attendance include Abilene Christian University, Amberton University, Dallas County Community College District (encompassing the Bill J. Priest Institute for Economic Development, Brookhaven, Cedar Valley, Eastfield, El Centro, Health Careers Resource Center, North Lake, Mountain View, Richland, and R. Jan LeCroy Center colleges), DeVry University, Grand Canyon University, Parker University, Texas A&M University-Commerce, University of North Texas, University of Texas at Dallas, University of Texas at Arlington, the U.S. Army, and more.
Panels of representatives from several schools will answer questions from parents and students about all aspects of college life, from living in a dorm, to seeking financial aid, to deciding what undergraduate major or minor to pursue. The Carrollton Public Library’s College and Continuing education Fair is a quick and easy way to collect information on a large number of colleges in a short amount of time.
For more information, call 972-466-4800 or visit cityofcarrollton.com/library.