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Thomas Nelson Expands Services to Veterans and Military

Thomas Nelson Community College announced a comprehensive array of new services for veterans and military to a group of more than 50 community, college and military affairs leaders attending the “Expanding Military and Veterans Services Seminar” at the Hampton Campus on Tuesday. John C. Harvey, Jr., Virginia Secretary of Veterans and Defense Affairs, opened the day’s … Continue Reading ››

Community College Training Partnership Results in High Placement Rates for 388 Students

A groundbreaking collaboration of Virginia Community Colleges with the state’s largest private employer, Newport News Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, has resulted in exceptional success.  The Marine Skilled Trades Training program, a model business-education partnership, resulted in jobs for 363 Hampton Roads residents, a 93 percent hiring rate for the program, which began in … Continue Reading ››

Thomas Nelson’s Annual College Board Dinner, June 18

Thomas Nelson Community College’s Annual Local College Board Dinner will take place Wednesday, June 18 at 6 p.m. in Williamsburg at Ford's Colony Country Club. During the invitation-only social event, no business will be conducted. The Board’s committees will not convene this month. The general board meeting is open to the public in accordance with the Virginia … Continue Reading ››

Thomas Nelson Adds New Certificate Program for Fall 2014 to Prepare Students for Cyber Security Positions

People looking to prepare for entry-level positions such as digital forensic technician, cyber security analyst and security operations center technician can take advantage of a new Career Studies Certificate in Cyber Security at Thomas Nelson Community College. The program is slated to begin in the fall semester and is designed to equip students with expertise in … Continue Reading ››