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Nicolet College - Early Childhood Education Open House March 16

Nicolet’s Early Childhood Education program
to hold an Open House March 16


Posted Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Anyone interested in a career in Early Childhood Education is invited to an Open House at Nicolet College Wednesday, March 16, to learn more about the college’s associate degree Early Childhood Education program.

Early Childhood EducationThe event will take place from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in Nicolet’s Child Care Center Early Childhood Education Lab.

At the event prospective students will tour the lab, learn about the different careers in the field, meet instructors, and also hear about transfer opportunities to go on to earn a bachelor’s degree.

Nicolet currently has Early Childhood credit transfer agreements with 11 four-year colleges and universities. The transfer agreements allow students to transfer their Nicolet credits to these institutions. Once students earn their bachelor’s degree, they are eligible to receive their state teaching license to teach in Wisconsin public school systems.

At the open house information will also be available on Nicolet’s admissions process, financial aid and scholarships. Light refreshments will be served. Those attending will also receive a voucher that waives the college’s $30 application fee.

The Child Care Center Early Childhood Education Lab is located on Day Care Drive on the Rhinelander campus, about 100 yards north of the college’s main entrance off of Hwy. G.

For more information, contact Diana Rickert, Early Childhood Education instructor at Nicolet, at (715) 365-4585, 1-800-544-3039, ext. 4585,; or Kelly Anunson, Nicolet Admissions representative, at (715) 365-4407, 1-800-544-3039, ext. 4407,