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Collin Offers Engineering and Emerging Technologies Info Sessions

Sept. 22, 2005 – The Collin County Community College District Engineering and Emerging Technologies Division will hold an information session to help answer questions about careers in high-tech fields 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 6 in Heritage Hall, room H141 at the Preston Ridge Campus, 9700 Wade Blvd., in Frisco.

Collin professors will be available to discuss the college’s newest programs including biomedical instrumentation, convergence technology, information systems and cybersecurity. Attendees can also learn about the college’s offerings in information technology, computer networking, telecommunication, computer-aided drafting and design, computer maintenance, interior and architectural design, engineering/electronics fields and engineering transfers to universities.

Collin serves more than 40,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degree and certificate programs in a wide range of disciplines. In addition, Collin is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development. The college is one of the original six instructor Cisco Academy Training Centers in the world. This center and the engineering and emerging technologies program are based at the Preston Ridge Campus in Frisco.

Seating for the high-tech information session is limited. For reservations, please call 972.377.1715 or email dibrowning@collin.edu. Mark you calendars for future high-tech information sessions at Collin to be held Nov. 8 and Dec. 1.