Register for Fall Semester at Tunxis

Credit Registration for the fall 2016 semester is under way at Tunxis Community College in Farmington. For information on how to apply and register, contact the Admissions Office at 860.773.1490, or visit tunxis.edu/apply. Late registration will take place August 25.

Tunxis offers over 60 associate degrees and certificates that prepare students for transfer to four-year degrees and transition into the workforce with such programs as business; computer information systems; early childhood education; engineering; criminal justice; graphic design; human services; liberal arts ...

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Tunxis Offers New Energy Management Program

Tunxis Community College is now offering a new Energy Management program, the only degree program of its kind in Connecticut, to help the state meet demand for skilled energy analysts and technicians.

An associate degree and six certificates provide skills in measuring, analyzing and reducing commercial building energy use while helping companies comply with standards to reduce energy use. Credits from the certificates in Energy Core, HVAC Energy Analysis, HVAC Energy Controls, Energy Accounting, Energy Efficient Lighting, and Commercial Energy Auditing ...

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Tunxis to Hold Super Saturday Registration Event on Aug. 6

Tunxis Community College will hold a Super Saturday on August 6 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in Founders Hall to help new and continuing students apply and register for fall semester.

The Super Saturday event at Tunxis will offer one-stop assistance in the registration process and with class schedules, course selection, financial aid, placement testing (for those who arrive by 12 p.m.) and other matters.

Those who have not yet applied for admission should bring a high school diploma or GED, immunization records, ...

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Tunxis Announces Spring 2016 Dean’s List

 

Tunxis Community College in Farmington has announced the names of those students who have qualified for the Dean’s List for the Spring 2016 semester. Students matriculated in a certificate or degree program who have earned a semester grade point average of 3.4 or higher and have successfully completed 12 or more credits, or have earned a cumulative 12 credits over multiple semesters, are eligible for this academic honor.

From health, human services and technology to liberal arts and sciences programs, Tunxis ...

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Tunxis Business Program Offers Accelerated Online Courses

Tunxis Community College’s Business Administration program will offer seven-week online courses starting in August as part of its offerings for those students who want the added flexibility of taking courses off-campus in a quicker time frame.

“Principles of Managerial Accounting” and “Principles of Management,” which start August 29 and October 24 respectively, are taught by Tunxis faculty and will join an array of other business courses that can be completed online and in the evenings.

The accelerated courses are ...

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Tunxis Announces Class of 2016 Graduates

 

The 45th Commencement of Tunxis Community College was held on June 1 in the College’s courtyard.

A total of 440 graduates were conferred associate degrees and certificates. Those who were conferred degrees in December 2015 were also recognized at the ceremony.

From fine arts, health, and technology to liberal arts & sciences programs, Tunxis offers over 60 associate’s degrees and certificates, providing critical thinking and problem-solving skills that prepare students for transfer to bachelor’s degree programs and employment in areas with industry ...

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Early Childhood Center of Tunxis is Accepting Registrations

The public is invited to enroll three- to five-year-old children in the Early Childhood Center of Tunxis Community College in Farmington. The preschool program is one of a select “high-quality” group in the nation accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). It provides full- and part-time preschool experiences in a program of excellence.

Teaching staff all hold college degrees in early childhood education. They encourage the social, emotional, physical and cognitive development of children through play and ...

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Tunxis Profs Win Kudos From Successful Student

Story by Anson Smith, Congress of Connecticut Community Colleges
Phone: 860-593-8090 or 828-835-7317

Dr. Colleen Richard, Sally Terrell Instrumental In Student’s Academic, Personal Development

 Reflects Congress of Connecticut Community Colleges’ “Culture of Commitment”

 

When Tunxis Community College student Johna Yashenko of Bristol walked away from Commencement June 1, she had her human services degree, a career focus, and a job in the field.

Two Congress of Connecticut Community Colleges (4Cs) members and professors Dr. Colleen Richard of New Britain and Sally A. Terrell of Canton, ...

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Tunxis Students Garner Scholarships and Awards

Over 100 Tunxis students received awards and over $99,000 in scholarships at the 33rd Annual “Student Achievement Recognition Ceremony,” held on June 2 at Tunxis Community College, Farmington.

Tunxis Foundation Scholarships

  • Accounting Scholarship: Silvia Yanez-Solis (Bristol)
  • American General Life Companies (AIG) Scholarship: Kristen Beausoleil (Plainville)
  • American General Life Companies (AIG) Scholarship in honor of Ahmed Shaher: Margarita Babbin (Farmington)
  • Andrew Feiner Veteran Scholarship: Zachariah Bellmer (Avon)
  • Anonymous Philanthropist Scholarship: Mazgorziata Kostecki (New Britain) and Vivienne Sanaiot (Newtown)
  • Art Expression – Bill Kluba Scholarship: Philip Pasco (Burlington)
  • Barnes ...
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Outstanding Tunxis Students Inducted Into PTK International Honor Society

The Alpha Iota Alpha Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at Tunxis Community College in Farmington announced the names of those students who accepted membership in the honor society. They were formally recognized in May at an induction ceremony.

Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) is recognized by the American Association of Community and Junior Colleges as the official honor fraternity of two-year colleges. To achieve eligibility for PTK, a student must complete at least 12 hours of associate’s degree course work and earn a ...

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