For Immediate Release
6 May 2010

Melissa Lamar
860.773.1407 (office)

Register For Summer Courses at Tunxis


Registration for summer credit courses is under way at Tunxis Community College in Farmington.  Almost 70 traditional classroom and online courses are offered in five- and eight-week sessions: May 24-June 28; May 26-July 21; and July 6-August 9.

Students who attend other colleges may enroll in courses at Tunxis and transfer the credits earned during the summer to their regular programs. Students save an average of $800 or more per course by attending Tunxis for their summer transfer credits.

Among the courses Tunxis offers that transfer directly to meet four-year degree requirements at many colleges are: Accounting, Intermediate Algebra, Anatomy & Physiology, Art Appreciation, Art History, Biology, Calculus for Business & Social Science, Chemistry, Earth Science, English Composition, Macroeconomics, Microbiology, Microeconomics, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Spanish I & II, Statistics, Sociology, U.S. History I & II, and Western Civilization I.

Registration for summer credit courses can be completed by mail, fax, web or in person.

Continuing education (non-credit) registration is ongoing, for training in professions in need of skilled 
employees, such as electricians’ license renewal training; registered medical assistant; certified 
nurse aide; phlebotomy technician certification; patient care technician; pharmacy technician; central sterile supply technician 
training; and computers. Choose from a variety of courses in career/workforce development; small 
business; real estate; health and leisure; investment and finance; and personal enrichment; as well as older 
adult courses. For continuing education courses, there are a variety of convenient ways to register.

Tunxis Community College is located at the junction of Routes 6 and 177 in Farmington. For more information, call 860.773.1300, or visit Tunxis on the Internet at