TNCC will be closed Monday, Sept. 3 in observance of Labor Day

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All Thomas Nelson Community College (TNCC) campuses and satellite locations will be closed Monday, Sept. 3 in observance of Labor Day. The College will resume normal business hours and classes on Tuesday, Sept. 4.

The College provides an array of services online at www.tncc.edu. A complete list of academic and Workforce Development offerings is also available on the TNCC website.

Blackboard Unavailable May 11-14 Due to Upgrades

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Virginia’s Community Colleges (VCCS) has scheduled upgrades to Blackboard from version 9.0 to 9.1. Blackboard will be unavailable on Friday, May 11 from 8:00 a.m. through Sunday, May 13 at 11:30 p.m. Blackboard will be available at the completion of the upgrade.

TNCC will be closed to the public on Wednesday, March 7

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Thomas Nelson Community College (TNCC) will be closed to the public on Wednesday, March 7. TNCC personnel will be engaged in professional development sessions and workshops on the Hampton campus from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Services such registration, fee and tuition payment will be available online.

The College will reopen at 8 a.m. on Thursday, March 8 and post-spring break classes will begin Monday, March 12.

TNCC reaches all-time high enrollment in 2010-2011

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Via The Daily Press

More than 16,300 students enrolled at Thomas Nelson Community College in 2010-2011, a 2.9 percent increase and a record high for the institution. The number of full-time students also jumped, with 9 percent more taking at least 30 academic hours. That’s about 600 more, for a total of 7,179.

TNCC is fourth for growth in full-time student enrollment among Virginia’s 23 community colleges. The local increase follows a nationwide trend of enrollment spikes at community colleges as tuition rises at state and public universities. Enrollment at TNCC climbed by 7.4 percent in 2006-2007; college officials say that’s when large numbers of first-time college students sought affordable higher education.

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TNCC Board to Meet Sept. 22, Welcomes New Members

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The Thomas Nelson Community College (TNCC) Board will meet on Wednesday, September 22 at 5:45 p.m. on TNCC’s Hampton campus the College Board Room, Moore Hall.

Earlier meetings that day will include the Board’s Financial and Municipal Liaison Committee convening at 4:45 p.m. in Room 3 of Harrison Hall, and the Curriculum, Instruction and Student Services Committee at 5:15 p.m. in Room 9, Harrison Hall.

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SCHEV Releases 2008 Tuition and Fee Report

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RICHMOND — Virginia undergraduate students at public colleges and universities in the Commonwealth can expect to pay 7.3% more on average in tuition and mandatory fees in 2007-08 than they did during the previous academic year, according to the annual report from the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV).

The report, entitled “2008-09 Tuition and Fees at Virginia’s State-Supported Colleges and Universities,” reveals that in-state students at four-year institutions will experience an average increase in tuition and mandatory fees of 7.0%, or about an additional $499 per year. Virginia students attending community colleges will be faced with a 7.5% increase, paying about $180 more per year.

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