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New Year & New Programs at New College

New degree and certificate programs are underway and being developed for the new academic year at New College. Additional opportunities in the areas of engineering, integrated science and technology, cyber defense, information technology, education, counseling, and healthcare are being added for students.

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NCI Invests in Career Success for Regional Teachers

In addition to a college degree, Virginia (along with all other states) also requires potential teachers to obtain passing scores on multiple Praxis tests before issuing a Virginia teaching license. New College Institute (NCI) offered a Praxis Boot Camp for four of the most common Praxis tests. The boot camp was free for all current and previous New College Students.

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Radford University Brings Counseling Expertise to Southern VA

Radford’s Department of Counselor Education faculty were at New College Institute (NCI) to provide a seminar regarding substance abuse and treatment options and to gauge interest for a Master’s Degree in Counseling to be offered onsite at NCI.

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Earning a Degree at NCI with the Convenience of Home

The elementary education program via Longwood University at NCI has been the perfect opportunity for Taylor Morris. Taylor started her college journey by earning an associate’s degree at Patrick Henry Community College. Then she transferred to Longwood University, choosing to live on campus in Farmville. After a semester, she realized the traditional college experience on campus was not the right fit for her. While Taylor loved the academic experience at Longwood, she missed home.

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ACE Students Experience NCI

Many local high school students graduate with an associate’s degree along with their high school diploma through the ACE Academy. ACE (Accelerated College Education) Academy is offered through a partnership between Patrick Henry Community College and Henry County Public Schools.

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