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San Jacinto College
News Release
Wednesday, February 01, 2012

More than 30 universities visit students at San Jacinto College for Transfer Day 

PASADENA, Texas — On Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012, San Jacinto College (SJC) Central hosted College Transfer Day to provide students an opportunity to speak to university representatives regarding transfer plans and processes, admission requirements, programs, and student life.

Participating universities included Angelo State University, Ashford University, Concordia University, Dallas Baptist University, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Grand Canyon University’s College of Business, Grand Canyon University’s College of Nursing and Health Sciences, Lamar University, LeTourneau University, Louisiana State University, Northwestern State University, Sam Houston State University, Stephen F. Austin University, Texas A&M University, Texas A&M University at Galveston, Texas Chiropractic College, Texas Southern University’s College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Texas Southern University’s Maritime Transportation, Texas State University, Texas Tech University, Texas Woman’s University, University of Houston-Main (UH), UH-Clear Lake, UH-Downtown, UH-Main-College of Hotel and Restaurant Management, UH-Victoria, University of St. Thomas, University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) School of Health Professions, UTMB School of Nursing, University of Texas at Austin (UT), UT-Arlington, UT-Dallas, and UT-San Antonio.

Photo: Pictured from right: SJC student Kendall Wachob takes a moment to visit representatives, Toysha Mayer and Dr. Peter Hu, from the University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, School of Health Professions. Photo credit: Jeannie Peng-Armao, San Jacinto College marketing department.

About San Jacinto College: Surrounded by monuments of history, industries and maritime enterprises of today, and the space age of tomorrow, San Jacinto College has been serving the citizens of East Harris County, Texas, for more than 50 years. The Achieving the Dream Leader College is committed to the goals and aspirations of a diverse population of 30,000 students in more than 200 degree and certificate options, including university transfer and career preparation. Students also benefit from the College’s job training programs, renowned for meeting the needs of growing industries in the region. San Jacinto College graduates contribute nearly $630 million each year to the Texas workforce. San Jacinto College. Your Goals. Your College.

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