Current Information Sessions


May 2

Thursday
4:00 pm–5:00 pm

Speech-Language Pathology AssistantThursday May 2, 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm


Students interested in a career working with people with speech, language, and communication difficulties are invited to attend this information session to learn more about the Speech-Language Pathology Assistant program. The program coordinator and/or faculty will present information on the program and its classes, and possible pathways after graduation.

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Location: Online
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/offices/academic-affairs/divisions/social-science-business-professional-careers/disability-specialist/

Joe Navarra jnavarra@manchestercc.edu 860-512-3592


May 3

Friday
10:00 am–11:30 am

Radiography & Radiation TherapyFriday May 3, 10:00 am to 11:30 am


Students interested in exploring about a medical career in either radiography or radiation therapy can attend an information session to learn about the specific opportunities in these two allied health fields. Attending an information session is the first step in the admission process for each program. The program coordinator for each program will answer questions regarding the programs during the information session. Pre-registration is recommended except for WebEx events.

Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center C210
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/offices/academic-affairs/divisions/science-technology-engineering-mathematics/health-careers/radiography/

Susan Morison or Nora Uricchio smorison@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2708 or 2730


May 6

Monday
4:00 pm–5:00 pm

Precision Manufacturing CertificateMonday May 6, 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm


The Precision Manufacturing certificate is designed to provide students with a valuable skill set in just 21 weeks. Students who complete this accelerated program are qualified for an entry-level positions as conventional/manual machinists, basic CNC (Computer Numerical Control) operators, and Quality Control/Inspection. Students who complete the program earn a 37-credit certificate that can be applied toward an associate in science degree in Technology Studies - Precision Manufacturing Option. The AS degree is transferrable to CCSU for continuation towards a Bachelor's degree from the School of Engineering, Science, and Technology.

Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center C145
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/manufacturing

Mathew Spinelli mspinelli@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2635


May 7

Tuesday
9:00 am–10:00 am

Occupational Therapy AssistantTuesday May 7, 9:00 am to 10:00 am


Individuals interested in learning about the Occupational Therapy Assistant Program are encouraged to attend an OTA Information Session. Attendance at a session is the first step in the application process. The Program Director will offer an overview of the profession as well as specifics relative to the structure of CT State Manchester's program. The program is fully accredited by ACOTE, 6116 Executive Blvd., Suite 200, North Bethesda, MD, 20852-4929; 301-652-AOTA; www.acoteonline.org Pre-registration is recommended except for WebEx events.

Location: Learning Resource Center B125
Fee: Free

This information session is full.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/ota

Donna Sweeney dsweeney2@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2717


May 8

Wednesday
2:00 pm–3:00 pm

Disability Specialist Wednesday May 8, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm


Students interested in a career working with people with disabilities, learning how to support, advocate and be an ally are invited to attend this information session to learn more about the Disability Specialist program. The program coordinator will present information on the program, its classes, and possible pathways after graduation, such as direct work options and transfer opportunities.

https://ctedu.webex.com/ctedu/j.php?MTID=m9d1de3a4bbd02027c261ba4d4577e24d

Location: Online
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/offices/academic-affairs/divisions/social-science-business-professional-careers/disability-specialist/

Sage Hojda shojda@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2759


May 9

Thursday
3:00 pm–4:00 pm

Respiratory CareThursday May 9, 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm


Students interested in exploring a medical career in Respiratory Care can attend an Information Session to learn about the specific opportunities within the profession. Attending an information session is the first step in the admission process. The program coordinator will provide details about the program and answer questions during the session. Pre-registration is recommended except for WebEx events.

Location: Learning Resource Center B129
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/respiratory

Nancy LaRoche-Shovak nlaroche-shovak@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2714


May 13

Monday
4:00 pm–5:00 pm

Dental AssistantMonday May 13, 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm


Students interested in exploring a health career in Dental Assisting can attend an information session to learn about the specific opportunities within the profession. Attending an information session is the first step in the admission process for each program. The program coordinator will provide details about the program and answer questions during the Information Session. Pre-registration is recommended except for WebEx events.

Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center C210
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/dental

Rosemary Ryan rryan@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2705


May 13

Monday
4:00 pm–5:00 pm

Precision Manufacturing CertificateMonday May 13, 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm


The Precision Manufacturing certificate is designed to provide students with a valuable skill set in just 21 weeks. Students who complete this accelerated program are qualified for an entry-level positions as conventional/manual machinists, basic CNC (Computer Numerical Control) operators, and Quality Control/Inspection. Students who complete the program earn a 37-credit certificate that can be applied toward an associate in science degree in Technology Studies - Precision Manufacturing Option. The AS degree is transferrable to CCSU for continuation towards a Bachelor's degree from the School of Engineering, Science, and Technology.

Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center C145
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/manufacturing

Mathew Spinelli mspinelli@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2635


May 13

Monday
6:35 pm–7:35 pm

Culinary Arts and Hospitality ManagementMonday May 13, 6:35 pm to 7:35 pm


Please meet at Culinary Arts Center.  Campus buildings are large, so please allow ample time to find your way.  Tours leave the area promptly. Maps and parking information can be found on the website. During the tour and information session, you will learn about program options in culinary arts and hospitality management. There will be plenty of time to answer all your questions. To get the most out of the info session, please review the Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management program pages and FAQ at the link below.

Location: Student Services Center L294
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/culinary

Bill Williams wwilliams@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2777


May 16

Thursday
3:00 pm–4:00 pm

Surgical TechnologyThursday May 16, 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm


Students interested in exploring a medical career in Surgical Technology can attend an Information Session to learn about the specific opportunities within the profession. Attending an information session is the first step in the admission process. The program coordinator will provide details about the program and answer questions during the session. Pre-registration is recommended except for WebEx events. Please bring any unofficial college transcripts to the information sessions.

Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center C210
Fee: Free

This information session is full.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/surgtech

Timothy Gregus tgregus@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2734


May 20

Monday
1:00 pm–2:00 pm

Therapeutic RecreationMonday May 20, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm


Students interested in a career working with people, utilizing recreational activities to help maintain quality of life and maintain functional abilities are invited to attend this information session to learn more about the Therapeutic Recreation program. The program coordinator will present information on the program, its classes, and possible pathways after graduation, such as direct work options and transfer opportunities to become a Recreational Therapist.

https://ctedu.webex.com/ctedu/j.php?MTID=m728a70419709af50a222f04a53284d01

Location: Online
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/offices/academic-affairs/divisions/social-science-business-professional-careers/therapeutic-recreation/

Sage Hojda shojda@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2759


May 29

Wednesday
3:00 pm–4:00 pm

Dental AssistantWednesday May 29, 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm


Students interested in exploring a health career in Dental Assisting can attend an information session to learn about the specific opportunities within the profession. Attending an information session is the first step in the admission process for each program. The program coordinator will provide details about the program and answer questions during the Information Session. Pre-registration is recommended except for WebEx events.

Location: Learning Resource Center B208
Fee: Free

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/dental

Rosemary Ryan rryan@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2705