Often the best way to learn about a college campus is to visit. Although we aren't doing typical group visits at this time, there are still opportunities to learn more about Parkland.
From mid-October through mid-November, we will share a little bit of the admissions process and a whole bunch more about particular majors. These virtual tours of Parkland will give you a better idea of what we have to offer. By registering and attending on the day of your specific area, you will have an opportunity to ask questions of the presenters. The events will be taped on the Parkland College Facebook account as well.
Health Professions (Friday, October 23 from 1-2:30 pm)--This is your chance to take a peek at the health profession programs that Parkland offers plus learn about the selective admissions steps. Faculty from Nursing Assistant, Dental Hygiene, Emergency Medical Services, Practical Nursing, Medical Assisting, Massage Therapy, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Nursing (ADN), Respiratory Care, Surgical Technology, Veterinary Technology and Radiologic Technology will be highlighting their programs. Dates, deadlines, and requirements will be presented so bring your questions!
Applied Technologies (Thursday, October 29 from Noon-1 pm)-- If you have an interest in hands-on careers from Automotive to Agriculture to Welding, sign up to find out how Parkland can train you for these fields.
Arts & Sciences (Friday, November 6 from 3:30-4:30 pm)-- Explore all the areas of Arts & Sciences including Humanities, Natural Science, Engineering, Math, Social Sciences and Fine Arts. From what we do at Parkland to how this will transfer to other institutions including the Pathway to Illinois, this is a great time to get your questions answered.
Business (Friday, November 13 from 10:00-11:00 am)--Here is your chance to explore the many facets of Parkland Business majors from Entrepreneurship to Management to Administrative Technology, both through certificates and degrees. Let us help you find your path with flexible programs that offer online options.
Computer Science (Friday, November 13 from 1:30-2:30 pm)--Parkland's Computer Science department includes Networking, Programming, Digital Media, Web Development and other computer technology courses. Take this opportunity to learn about the different programs and where these careers can take you.
Although we aren't doing tours of campus, we will be happy to visit with you either in person or virtually. To set up an appointment, please click on Bookings.