News Release
For Immediate Release
Contact: Michael McAllister
(803) 327-8032



June 21, 2012

Chester Center's Summer Open Housea Great Opportunity to Get Started

CHESTEROn Tuesday, June 26, the York Technical College Chester Center will hold an open house from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. Everyone is invited to stop by the Center (525 College Place, off Highway 9) to learn more about the many opportunities available for Chester residents—close to home.

York Tech offers more than 88 programs of study to choose from, all designed to provide the skills needed for today’s job market.

Tuesday’s open house will be a great opportunity to get started:

  • Take the Compass placement test (free)
  • Complete the admissions process
  • Learn more about financial aid and scholarship opportunities
  • Complete the financial aid application online
  • Students who attend will receive a $100 tuition scholarship to apply toward Fall 2012 credit classes
  • And there will be lots of free food!

The Chester Center offers courses in Industrial Maintenance, Welding, Developmental Education, General Technology, Business, Administrative Office Technology, General Education, Information Technology, Medical Assisting, Criminal Justice, Early Childhood Education, and College Transfer. The courses are offered days and evenings, in a traditional classroom setting and by distance learning, and York Technical College offers the lowest tuition and fees in the region.

To register for the open house, contact Melissa Redmond at (803) 385-5884.

York Technical College / 452 South Anderson Road / Rock Hill, SC 29730