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Information sessions

These information sessions are intended for students wanting to participate in the Rock Creek Building Construction program.

Next BCT information session

  • Dates:
    • April 21
    • May 26
    • June 16
  • Time: 6pm
  • Join a session on Zoom: To join one of the sessions listed above, email Suzanne Najafdari to request a Zoom ID. Suzanne will reply with the ID. Include your name and the date you want to join.

Each session will cover:

  • How to get admitted to PCC and declare degree/major
  • What are the prerequisites to Building Construction and its classes?
  • What are the differences in classes and careers related to our different degrees and certificate?
  • How to decide if you want Hands-on (residential), Design/Build (Kitchen & Bath focus, also hands-on), or Construction Management? Or more than one of these subjects?
  • How to manage your first term in Building Construction, what classes to take and credit load
  • Registration dates and details
  • Estimated costs
  • Deletion for non-payment
  • Standards of Academic Progress – how to stay in school and be successful
  • Plenty of time for question and answer
  • Your student resources, including your presenter and adviser, Suzanne Najafdari

Note: Sometimes, one or more of the instructors may also be present.