University News
For Immediate Release: 
May 23 2007

CONTACT: Anita Moody, Director, Public Relations/Marketing
1-304-384-5288, Fax. 1-304-384-6017, news@concord.edu
www.concord.edu

Concord Announces Undergraduate Fall Schedule for 2007

Athens, W.Va. – Registration for classes for the fall semester at Concord University will be Friday, August 17 and classes will begin on Monday, August 20.

The University will conduct exams Monday, December 10 through Thursday, December 13. Fall commencement will be Saturday, December 15 at 11 a.m.

Labor Day will be observed on Monday, September 3. Fall break will be Monday, October 15 and Tuesday, October 16. Thanksgiving recess will be Monday, November 19 through Friday, November 23.

According to Vice President and Academic Dean, Dr. Dean W. Turner, more than 631 undergraduate and graduate classes will be offered in Athens, Beckley and via distance delivery.

A list of courses is available on the University’s web site, www.concord.edu. Click on “Current Students” then “Schedules.”

Cost per undergraduate credit hour is $184 for in-state students and $409 for out-of-state students, plus appropriate lab and technology fees; books are extra. Payment is due before the first day of class, and a late registration fee of $25 will be added beginning Tuesday, August 21.

First-time enrollees should contact the University prior to the registration deadline.

Current Concord students in the Beckley area may register now at the Concord University Beckley Center, 307 Prince Street.

Beckley classes will be taught either afternoons or evenings at either the new Public Higher Education Center, 300 University Drive, Beaver, or the National Mine Health and Safety Academy, 1301 Airport Road, Beaver.

Concord University reserves the right to make changes in the schedule and listing of courses.

Persons with disabilities should contact Nancy Ellison, 1-304-384-6086 or 1-800-344-6679, extension 6086 if special assistance or help is required.

For more information, call the Concord University Office of Admissions toll-free at 1-888-384-5249, 1-304-384-5248 or the Beckley Center of Concord University at 1-304-255-0793.

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CONCORD UNIVERSITY NOTES: The University offers more than 86 majors, minors and programs. The most popular majors are: accounting, advertising and graphic design, athletic training, biology, business administration, computer science, pre-law, management, pre-med, psychology, recreation and tourism management, social work, sociology and teacher education. All courses and laboratories are taught by faculty, not teaching assistants. Concord offers BS, BA, BSW, M.Ed., RBA and AA degrees. The University awards more than $21 million a year in scholarships, grants, and other forms of financial aid. More than 91 percent of the University’s freshmen receive some level of financial support.

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