Student Affairs

Information Sessions

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Green River Community College strives to give you the tools and information you need to be a successful student. Below are information sessions and workshops offered at Green River to help you with getting started processes, program information, and funding your college education. Please read the brief description for each and sign up for the next information session.

College Information Sessions

Thinking about starting school? Come to a College information session to learn:

  • “College Speak”
  • What you can study at community colleges
  • How to pay for college - including Financial Aid and scholarships
  • Support available for students
  • Steps to get started - including what to expect on the COMPASS assessment
Note: This is not a registration session for new students.
 

Running Start

Are you interested in the Running Start program? Come to a Running Start information session to learn:

  • What the Running Start program offers high schoolers
  • Eligibility requirements
  • Benefits and challenges of the program
  • Student responsibilities once in the program
  • Cost of Running Start
  • Timelines for entering the program
  • Steps to get started

Note: This is not a registration session; there is a mandatory orientation after admission to the program.

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Campus Tour

Thank you for your interest in a campus tour, tours will resume in October. If you would like to go on a self-guided tour, please feel free to stop by the Welcome Center for a map and suggested points of interest.

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Go to College Free Workshop

Through its four grants -- Worker Retraining, Basic Food and Employment Training, WorkFirst and Opportunity Grant -- The Workforce Education Department funds the training of individuals pursuing degrees and certificates in Professional and Technical programs. The Workforce Education grants pay for tuition, books, and fees. To self-qualify, please use this link:

Go To College For Free Workshop

Aerospace Job Training

Learn the skills required for high-demand jobs in aerospace and advanced manufacturing in just 19 weeks:

  • Principles in Precision Machining
  • Quality Assurance
  • Machine Maintenance

Visit the Aerospace website for more information on the programs.

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Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) in Marketing & Entrepreneurship

In the Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) in Marketing & Entrepreneurship program you will learn through project-based learning the valuable skills needed to succeed as a marketing professional or entrepreneur. The course content will cover the following topics and much more:

Market Research
Product Development
Business Planning
Product Management
Digital Marketing
Entrepreneurial Finance
Business Development
Project Management
Integrated Promotions

For more information, please sign up to attend a group or individual information session. If you have questions, please contact our Program Manager, Jessica Nestander at jnestander@greenriver.edu.

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Nursing Assistant Program

At the Nursing Assistant information session, students learn:

  • Nursing Assistant program information
  • Application Requirements
  • Additional Requirements for the program

Students also have the opportunity to begin the Nursing Assistant application with assistance if time permits.

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Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) Program*

At the Occupational Therapy information session, students learn:

  • What does an OTA do?
  • How to get started
  • OTA program information
  • Application requirements
  • Course pre-requisites
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Phlebotomy Program

At the Phlebotomy information session, students learn:

  • Phlebotomy program information
  • Application requirements
  • Additional requirements for the program

Students also have the opportunity to begin the Phlebotomy application with assistance if time permits.

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Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) Program*

At the Physical Therapist information session, students learn:

  • What does a PTA do?
  • How to get started
  • PTA program information
  • Application requirements
  • Course pre-requisites
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Practical Nursing Program

At the Practical Nursing information session, students learn:

  • How to get started
  • PN program information
  • Application requirements
  • Course prerequisites
  • Future educational opportunities and course transfers for Licensed Practical Nurses
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Water/Wastewater Technology Program

We are glad you are interested in the Water/Wastewater Technology program at Green River Community College. The purpose of this program is to train future drinking water and wastewater operators who are significantly responsible to assure public health and environmental protection.

For more information, please sign up for a Water/Wastewater Technology Program Information Session with program instructor Eric Shea.

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*The OTA and PTA information sessions are combined.