St. Charles Community College students interested in pursuing careers in health care and information technology may take advantage of new scholarship opportunities at the college, provided through a grant from the Graduate! St. Louis Workforce Consortium.
Students taking classes in SCC’s health occupations programs may apply for the scholarships. Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) classes are registering now. A spring 2013 schedule of other health occupations programs will be available online Oct. 31, and will include Medication Technician, Phlebotomy, Pharmacy Technician and IV Therapy.
Students interested in enrolling in select information technology programs may also apply for the scholarships. Registration for the spring 2013 semester opens to current students on Oct. 22; registration opens to everyone on Oct. 29.
Scholarships are available to those who meet grant eligibility requirements. For information or to apply for a scholarship, email Tammie De Los Santos, SCC manager of workforce development initiatives, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 636-922-8474.
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These scholarships are made possible by the Graduate! St. Louis Workforce Consortium, funded by the U.S. Department of Labor, through the St. Louis Agency on Training and Employment (SLATE).
The Graduate! St. Louis Workforce Consortium provides a regional network of adult-friendly college completion resources that facilitate attainment of the degrees and certificates needed to successfully enter healthcare, information technology and emerging green jobs career pathways.
St. Charles Community College is a public, comprehensive two-year community college with associate degrees and certificate programs in the arts, business, sciences and career-technical fields. SCC provides workforce training and community-based personal and professional development as well as cultural, recreational and entertainment opportunities. For more information, visit www.stchas.edu.