Health Careers and Diversity Education (HCDE) Programs

17HE007 - SAT Prep Strategies (Sat 8:00-3:45 p.m., Sunday 1:00-3:00 p.m.)

Date: 3/4/2017 -3/5/2017
Time: 8:00 am-3:45 pm
Status: Open
Program Hours: 6.5
Class Size: 30
Fee: $80.00
Location: Mountain Area Health Education Center121 Hendersonville Road Asheville NC 28803-2445
Program Goals: *Learn strategies for Reading * Comprehension * Learn strategies for 5 levels of mathematics questions. * Learn strategies for sentence completion * Adopt the "Yes, I Can! attitude * Improve SAT Scores
Description:
The SAT Prep Strategies course is a weekend workshop designed by Dr. Joseph Aicher, Jr., retired Professor of Political Science, for students in grades 7-12 to increase their potential for a higher SAT score. On Saturday, students will learn the strategies for reading comprehension, five levels of mathematics questions, sentence completion and essay writing. Students will take a mock SAT test. Lunch and snacks provided. Dr. Aicher will provide a five minute consultations for each student and parent(s) with test scores and recommendations on preparation and strategies for score improvement. This will be a one-on-one consultation between 4:00pm to 5:30pm on Saturday. It is required for the parent or guardian to attend the consultation with the student. The course is limited to thirty students for each session. Students with a prior history of enrollment in MAHEC health career programming and MAHEC interns receive priority. Scheduled SAT Test Dates (visit www.collegeboard.com for more info)
Open to Western North Carolina(WNC)Students in grades 7-12.

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17HE023 Health Careers Day on the Hill - Program is filled

Date: 3/24/2017 -3/25/2017
Time: 1:00 pm-10:30 pm
Status: Waiting-List-Only
Program Hours: 9.0
Class Size: 30
Fee: $30.00
Location: University of North Carolina at Chapel HillCampus Box 220 Chapel Hill NC 27599-2200
Program Goals: Want to find out how to successfully navigate into a health career? Look no further. The NC Health Careers Access Program (NC-HCAP) has an exciting event at UNC Chapel Hill just for high school students---one that will present health career options and the steps necessary for college admission.
Description:
Health Careers Day on the “the Hill” will feature sessions facilitated by Faculty, Admissions and Health Professional Students representing the following Schools/Departments: • UNC School of Nursing • UNC School of Allied Health Sciences • UNC Physician's Assistant Program • NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine Additionally, there will be a resource fair and UNC Office of Undergraduate Admissions will speak about how students can become competitive applicants and provide campus tours.
WNC High School Students

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17HE028 - Paying for College

Date: 4/20/2017
Time: 5:30 pm-6:30 pm
Status: Open
Program Hours: 1.0
Class Size: 30
Fee: $0.00
Program Goals: Workshop will include: • How to understand the financial-aid process • How to find Scholarships and Grants • Other ways to pay for college • How to avoid financial aid scams
Description:
Cost: Free April 20,2017 Pisgah B Registration: 5:00-5:30 PM Facilitator: Laura Misner, College Foundation of NC Interactive workshop! Bring your own tablet/laptop and questions!
Recommended for all students, parents & adults.

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17HE029 - Jump Start to College: How to De-Stress your Senior Year

Date: 6/20/2017
Time: 10:00 am-12:30 pm
Status: Open
Program Hours: 2.5
Class Size: 24
Fee: $0.00
Location: Mountain Area Health Education Center121 Hendersonville Road Asheville NC 28803-2445
Program Goals: Make the most of your summer break - get a head start on: • College Applications and Career Exploration • Financial Aid Applications • Scholarship Searches • Resume Creation
Description:
Cost: Free June 20, 2017 Balsam Classroom Registration: 9:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m. Program: 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m. Registration limited to 24 participants Bring your own IPAD or laptop! Light snacks provided Facilitator: Laura Misner, College Foundation of North Carolina
Recommended for stressed-out high school juniors, seniors, and their parents!

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18HE003 - Jump Start to College: How to De-Stress your Senior Year

Date: 7/18/2017
Time: 10:00 am-12:30 pm
Status: Open
Program Hours: 2.5
Class Size: 24
Fee: $0.00
Location: Mountain Area Health Education Center121 Hendersonville Road Asheville NC 28803-2445
Program Goals: Make the most of your summer break - get a head start on: • College Applications and Career Exploration • Financial Aid Applications • Scholarship Searches • Resume Creation
Description:
Cost: Free July 18, 2017 Pisgah Classroom Registration: 9:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m. Program: 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m. Registration limited to 24 participants Bring your own IPAD or laptop! Light snacks provided Facilitator: Laura Misner, College Foundation of North Carolina
Recommended for stressed-out high school juniors, seniors, and their parents!

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