Health Sciences Open House Rescheduled to Jan. 22

Posted: Dec 19, 2018

Update: Due to inclement weather and the college canceling evening classes on Thursday, January 17, the Health Sciences Open House will be rescheduled to Tuesday, January 22, from 4 to 6 p.m.

Individuals interested in pursuing a career in the healthcare field are invited to Surry Community College’s Health Sciences Open House on Tuesday, January 22 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the in the Richards Building (H-Building) on the Dobson campus.

Prospective students can learn about the rewarding and exciting job opportunities they can benefit from by pursuing studies in the Medical Assisting, Nursing, and Physical Therapist Assistant programs. Surry also is now offering a Bachelor in Nursing along with Associate Degree Nursing, Practical Nursing, and Nurse Aide career paths.

Students can meet instructors and get help with college application, financial aid, and admissions questions. They can also enter a scholarship drawing provided by the Surry Community College Foundation just by attending the event.

“The Health Sciences Open House will provide students, along with their parents, an opportunity to tour the labs and meet faculty,” said Dr. Yvonne Johnson, Associate Dean - Health Sciences. “Students in Surry and Yadkin counties and from surrounding areas have an incredible academic opportunity right in their backyard through Surry Community College. They can pursue a degree in the healthcare field at their community college and graduate with little to no student debt and land a job quickly. The majority of our students already have a job lined up before even graduating.” 

The programs to be highlighted during the Health Sciences Open House include: 


For more information, contact Dr. Yvonne Johnson, Associate Dean - Health Sciences at (336) 386-3368 or

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