Nursing And Allied Health Information Sessions Offered At Chattanooga State In March

Thursday, February 28, 2013

The Division of Nursing and Allied Health at Chattanooga State Community College will present a series of information sessions during the month of March for anyone interested in pursuing a career in the healthcare field. Topics of discussion will include the application process, admission requirements, selection process, curriculum details, licensing and credentialing examinations, career opportunities and more. All of the information sessions will be held in the Health Science Center (HSC) on the main campus.

The pharmacy technician program will hold an information session on March 5, at 10 a.m. on the second floor of the HSC building in room 2118. Attendance is strongly encouraged, but not required to apply to the program. Admission to the pharmacy technician program is on a rolling basis.

On March 6, the health information management program’s information session is scheduled for 1 p.m. in room 2106 on the second floor of the HSC. Attendance is strongly encouraged, but is not mandatory. A reservation is not needed. April 1, is the final date to apply to the program.

Attendance is mandatory for the dental assisting program’s information session scheduled for March 7, at 5:30 p.m. on the second floor of the HSC in room 2028. Reservations are required and can be made by emailing karen.castleberry@chattanoogastate.edu. The deadline to apply to the dental assisting program is June 15, 2013.

On March 19, information sessions for the registered nursing program are scheduled for 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. on the first floor of the HSC in room 1083. Reservations are not required. Attendance is strongly encouraged, but not mandatory for admission into the program.

The deadline to submit an application to the R.N. program is March 15.

On March 20 and 27, emergency medical services program information sessions are scheduled for 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. in room 105 on the first floor of the HSC. Attending one of the two-hour information sessions is required for admission to the program, but reservations are not needed to attend. The program’s application deadline is May 31.

Finally, on March 21, the radiologic technology program will hold its two and one-half hour information session in room 2060 on the second floor of the HSC at 5:30 p.m. Attending at least one information session is required for admittance to the radiologic technology program. A reservation is not necessary to attend. The deadline to submit an application for admission to the program is May 15.

All times listed are eastern standard. More information about all of the career programs available through the Division of Nursing & Allied Health can be found by visiting the website at www.chattanoogastate.edu/allied_health or by calling 423 697-4450.

 


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