Current Information Sessions


August 23

Wednesday
10:00 am–11:00 am

Hospitality Management and Culinary Arts

Please meet at the 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 your session, please review our culinary arts and hospitality management program pages and the FAQs webpage. Pre-register by emailing cstafford@manchestercc.edu.

Location: Student Services Center Cheney Dining Room
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

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

Carl Stafford cstafford@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2786


August 23

Wednesday
6:00 pm–7:30 pm

Emergency Medical Technician

The Emergency Medial Techician (EMT) is a first responder that is on the scene in the event of accident or illness. An EMT must assess injuries, administer emergency medical care, extricate trapped individuals, and transport injured or sick people to medical facilities. This course prepares students to sit for the initial State of CT Certified EMT examination and national board certification, which is a primary qualification for EMT personnel. To learn more about this course, the role of an EMT and have your questions answered, please join us for this free information session.

Location: Learning Resource Center B125
Fee: Free

This information session is free but registration is required. You can register in 5 ways. 1. By mail, using the registration form from one of the Credit-Free catalogs. 2.In-person, at the Registar's Office. 3. By fax, to 860-512-3321 using the registration form from one of the Credit-Free catalogs. 4. By phone, 860-512-3232. 5. Online, at www.manchestercc.edu/continuing-education.

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

Michelle Furhman AlliedHealthCE@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2826


August 23

Wednesday
6:00 pm–7:30 pm

Pharmacy Technician

The Pharmacy Technician prepares medications under the direction of a pharmacist and may measure, mix, count, label, and record amounts and dosages of medications. This comprehensive 60-hour course prepares students for an entry-level position in a community hospital, long-term care setting, or pharmacy and is an excellent review for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) national certification exam. To learn more about this course, the role of a Pharmacy Technician and have your questions answered, please join us for this free information session.

Location: Learning Resource Center B144
Fee: Free

This information session is free but registration is required. You can register in 5 ways. 1. By mail, using the registration form from one of the Credit-Free catalogs. 2.In-person, at the Registar's Office. 3. By fax, to 860-512-3321 using the registration form from one of the Credit-Free catalogs. 4. By phone, 860-512-3232. 5. Online, at www.manchestercc.edu/continuing-education.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/continuing-education/credit-free-programs/professional-development-courses/allied-health/pharmacy-technician-certification/

Michelle Furhman AlliedHealthCE@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2826


September 6

Wednesday
2:00 pm–3:00 pm

Hospitality Management and Culinary Arts

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 your session, please review our culinary arts and hospitality management program pages and the FAQs webpage.

Location: Student Services Center Cheney Dining Room
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

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

Carl Stafford cstafford@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2786


September 15

Friday
9:00 am–10:00 am

Radiologic Science

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. Preregistration is recommended however no registration is required for this event.

Location: Learning Resource Center B129
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

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

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


September 15

Friday
10:00 am–11:00 am

Occupational Therapy Assistant

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 MCC’s program. The program is fully accredited by ACOTE, 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD, 20814-3449; 860-652-6611, x 2914; www.acoteonline.org Preregistration is recommended to attend an Information Session.

Location: Learning Resource Center B125
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

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

Maggie Moriarty mmoriarty@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2719


September 15

Friday
11:00 am–12:00 pm

Respiratory Care

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. Preregistration is recommended however no registration is required for this event.

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


September 15

Friday
12:00 pm–1:00 pm

Dental Assistant

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. Preregistration is recommended.

Location: Learning Resource Center B125
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


September 15

Friday
1:00 pm–2:00 pm

Surgical Technology

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. Preregistration is recommended however no registration is required for this event. Please bring any unofficial college transcripts to the information sessions.

Location: Learning Resource Center B129
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/academics/divisions/science-technology-engineering-mathematics/health-careers/surgical-technology/

Terry Kennedy tkennedy@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2715


September 19

Tuesday
4:00 pm–5:00 pm

Advanced Manufacturing

The Precision Manufacturing Program is designed to provide students with a valuable skill set in just six months. Students who complete the program are qualified for an entry-level position as a CNC (Computer Numerical Control) machine operator. Students who complete the Precision Manufacturing Program earn up to 30 credits that can be applied toward an A.S. in Technology Studies - Industrial Technology Option.

Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center C142
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

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

Dave Russell drussell@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2635


September 20

Wednesday
5:00 pm–6:00 pm

Hospitality Management and Culinary Arts

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 your session, please review our culinary arts and hospitality management program pages and the FAQs webpage.

Location: Student Services Center Cheney Dining Room
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

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

Carl Stafford cstafford@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2786


October 11

Wednesday
10:00 am–11:00 am

Hospitality Management and Culinary Arts

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 your session, please review our culinary arts and hospitality management program pages and the FAQs webpage.

Location: Student Services Center Cheney Dining Room
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

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

Carl Stafford cstafford@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2786


October 13

Friday
9:00 am–10:00 am

Respiratory Care

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. Preregistration is recommended however no registration is required for this event.

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


October 13

Friday
10:00 am–11:00 am

Radiologic Science

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. Preregistration is recommended however no registration is required for this event.

Location: Learning Resource Center B125
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

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

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


October 13

Friday
11:00 am–12:00 pm

Occupational Therapy Assistant

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 MCC’s program. The program is fully accredited by ACOTE, 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD, 20814-3449; 860-652-6611, x 2914; www.acoteonline.org Preregistration is recommended to attend an Information Session.

Location: Learning Resource Center B125
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

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

Maggie Moriarty mmoriarty@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2719


October 13

Friday
12:00 pm–1:00 pm

Dental Assistant

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. Preregistration is recommended.

Location: Learning Resource Center B129
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


October 13

Friday
1:00 pm–2:00 pm

Surgical Technology

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. Preregistration is recommended however no registration is required for this event. Please bring any unofficial college transcripts to the information sessions.

Location: Learning Resource Center B125
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/academics/divisions/science-technology-engineering-mathematics/health-careers/surgical-technology/

Terry Kennedy tkennedy@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2715


October 19

Thursday
4:00 pm–5:00 pm

Advanced Manufacturing

The Precision Manufacturing Program is designed to provide students with a valuable skill set in just six months. Students who complete the program are qualified for an entry-level position as a CNC (Computer Numerical Control) machine operator. Students who complete the Precision Manufacturing Program earn up to 30 credits that can be applied toward an A.S. in Technology Studies - Industrial Technology Option.

Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center C142
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

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

Dave Russell drussell@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2635


October 25

Wednesday
2:00 pm–3:00 pm

Hospitality Management and Culinary Arts

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 your session, please review our culinary arts and hospitality management program pages and the FAQs webpage.

Location: Student Services Center Cheney Dining Room
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

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

Carl Stafford cstafford@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2786


November 8

Wednesday
5:00 pm–6:00 pm

Hospitality Management and Culinary Arts

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 your session, please review our culinary arts and hospitality management program pages and the FAQs webpage.

Location: Student Services Center Cheney Dining Room
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

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

Carl Stafford cstafford@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2786


November 13

Monday
9:00 am–10:00 am

Dental Assistant

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. Preregistration is recommended.

Location: Great Path Academy Community Commons
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


November 13

Monday
10:00 am–11:00 am

Surgical Technology

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. Preregistration is recommended however no registration is required for this event. Please bring any unofficial college transcripts to the information sessions.

Location: Great Path Academy Community Commons
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/academics/divisions/science-technology-engineering-mathematics/health-careers/surgical-technology/

Terry Kennedy tkennedy@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2715


November 13

Monday
11:00 am–12:00 pm

Respiratory Care

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. Preregistration is recommended however no registration is required for this event.

Location: Great Path Academy Community Commons
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


November 13

Monday
1:00 pm–2:00 pm

Radiologic Science

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. Preregistration is recommended however no registration is required for this event.

Location: Learning Resource Center B125
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

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

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


November 13

Monday
2:00 pm–3:00 pm

Occupational Therapy Assistant

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 MCC’s program. The program is fully accredited by ACOTE, 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD, 20814-3449; 860-652-6611, x 2914; www.acoteonline.org Preregistration is recommended to attend an Information Session.

Location: Learning Resource Center B125
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

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

Maggie Moriarty mmoriarty@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2719


November 29

Wednesday
2:00 pm–3:00 pm

Hospitality Management and Culinary Arts

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 your session, please review our culinary arts and hospitality management program pages and the FAQs webpage.

Location: Student Services Center Cheney Dining Room
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

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

Carl Stafford cstafford@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2786


December 6

Wednesday
4:00 pm–5:00 pm

Advanced Manufacturing

The Precision Manufacturing Program is designed to provide students with a valuable skill set in just six months. Students who complete the program are qualified for an entry-level position as a CNC (Computer Numerical Control) machine operator. Students who complete the Precision Manufacturing Program earn up to 30 credits that can be applied toward an A.S. in Technology Studies - Industrial Technology Option.

Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center C142
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

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

Dave Russell drussell@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2635