Tuesday, 08 September 2020
Written by Tomica Sombers
There are many reasons why one should consider Information Technology as a field of study. Information Technology includes many different areas you can choose from. The job market is constantly growing and a fundamental Informational Technology knowledge-base opens the door to pursue a vast number of different careers within the field. There will always be a demand for technology specialists, as new advancements are continually on the horizon and the financial reward is great.
FTCC offers an Information Technology degree in PC Support & Services as well as Database Management. This curriculum prepares graduates to work in the Information Technology field as Help Desk Technicians, Technical Support Specialists, Field Service Technicians, System Support Specialists and a number of other positions.
Students will learn about computer hardware and software in order to troubleshoot and solve problems. Students also learn the fundamentals of other areas in Information Technology like Programming, Networking, Security and Virtualization.
Education and training in Information Technology can be an asset for an individual’s career. We are not limited to only those individuals who are seeking an associate degree.
For those who are seeking that additional career training, we have several certificate programs that are condensed, focusing on one particular area of interest.
FTCC also offers education opportunities for high school students. There are many certificates available to High School Connections and Cumberland Polytechnic High School students.
Anyone interested in the program may apply to FTCC from the homepage www.faytechcc.edu by clicking on Apply Now.
There is no application fee and everyone is accepted. During the admissions process, you will be able to indicate your area interest. You can select the Information Technology/Database Management or Information Technology/PC Support & Services program at this location in the process.
Once the admissions process is complete, you can begin registering for classes right away. Students can begin their major courses their first semester.
Interested individuals may also contact Tomica Sobers, at 910-678-7368 or email at email@example.com.
Registration is currently open for Fall 8-week classes. Classes begin Oct. 15. New students can schedule an appointment with an admissions counselor or email firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance with admissions, counseling and registration.
FTCC offers over 280 curriculum programs of study where some academic credits transfer to some four-year colleges/universities and also offers a wide range of Corporate and Continuing Education (noncredit transfer) classes and programs of study.
For convenience of study in a safe learning environment (online, virtual or traditional classroom), affordability, student club/organization experiences and a high-quality education, make the smart choice for education—Fayetteville Technical Community College.
Tuesday, 08 September 2020
Written by Staff Report
Thursday, Sept. 17, The CARE Clinic hosts its 26th Annual Golf Charity at Gates Four Golf and Country Club. This annual event raises funds to help the clinic provide free basic medical and simple dental extraction services to eligible uninsured, low-income adults. By making it a no-frill tournament, the clinic can make sure the most of every donation and registration dollar benefits those in need. Breakfast, beverages and prizes are all donated.
The CARE Clinic does not receive any government funding and relies solely on the generosity of donors, grants and fundraisers. The charity golf tournament is one of three major fundraisers The CARE Clinic hosts each year.
The next Care Dinner is set for Feb. 6, 2021 at 7 p.m. Hosts provide the space, beverages and hors d’oeuvres. The CARE Clinic provides the meal.
May 6, 2021, the annual Toast of the Town Wine, Beer and Spirits Tasting and Silent Auction will take place at Cape Fear Botanical Garden. To purchase tickets, or to find out how you can support Adult patients who qualify for The CARE Clinic services, may receive, free of charge, any of the following services.
• Basic Medical Care
• Dental Extractions
• Chiropractic Care
• Laboratory Tests
• Additional Diagnostic Testing
• Pharmacy Service
• Health Education
• Community Resource Information
• Social Services
• Referrals to Specialists
To be seen in The CARE Clinic you must: be an adult resident of Cumberland County or surrounding areas; have no insurance, including Medicaid; meet an income requirement. Proof of household income required; and have a valid, NC DMV issued picture ID card or Driver License showing your current address where you are residing.
Clinics are primarily staffed by volunteers. Medical clinics are every Tuesday, Thursday and the second and fourth Wednesday of each month. Dental clinics are every Tuesday and second and and fourth Wednesday. All appointments are made on a space available basis. Patients are given the opportunity to make a donation at the time of
The CARE Clinic does not take walk-ins. Appointments are made only by phone.
For information about how to make an appointment, call 910-485-0555.
The CARE Clinic also provides a page of excellent resources at https://www.thecareclinic.org/other-resources/
To learn more about The CARE Clinic, visit www.thecareclinic.org.