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BRISTOL, Tenn., March 25, 2015 – Mountain Empire Community College (MECC) will be
the site of an upcoming information session on King University’s Graduate & Professional
Studies (GPS) degree options for adult learners. The event will take place on Wednesday,
April 1 at MECC’s Cyber Café from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
King is making it easier for working adults throughout East Tennessee and Southwest
Virginia in their quest to obtain a college degree. The sessions, conducted by King
University enrollment counselors, will provide information on how you can obtain your
degree through King’s GPS program in as little as 16 months.
“Extending one’s education to include a bachelor’s degree provides increased career
opportunities, whether a student is seeking to advance their career or they are transitioning
from their current area of expertise into a new one,” said Mona Salyer, assistant
vice president for Enrollment Management Graduate and Professional Studies Tri-Cities.
Those attending will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from Admissions
and Career Services, as well as King faculty. Representatives will also be available
to discuss traditional program options, as well as evening or online program options
designed for working adults.
Contact Dana McMurray at 423.652.4861, 800.362.0014 or email@example.com for
additional details on the information session at Mountain Empire State Community College.
University application fees will be waived for all who attend.
King University is a Presbyterian-affiliated, doctoral-level comprehensive university. Founded in
1867 as King College, the University offers more than 90 majors, minors, pre-professional
degrees and concentrations in fields such as business, nursing, law, medical and health
sciences, pharmacy, education, and humanities. Graduate programs are offered in business
administration, education, and nursing. A number of research, off-campus learning
opportunities, and travel destinations are also available. King University is a NCAA
Division II and a Conference Carolinas member with 25 varsity sports. For more information
about King University, visit www.king.edu. King University does not discriminate against academically qualified students of
any race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, or disability. King University
is certified by SCHEV to operate locations in Virginia. For more information, contact
the King University office at Southwest Virginia Community College, 309 College Road,
Richlands, VA 24641.