Learn About Careers in Public Safety at JCC Mar. 16

Jefferson Community College (JCC) will hold a Public Safety Program and Career Fair on Wednesday, March 16 at 10:15 a.m. in Sturtz Theater on campus.

The Public Safety Program is designed to provide information about career options in the fields of criminal justice, law enforcement, emergency management, homeland security, paramedic, and fire protection. Attendees will learn more about the current job market, salaries, hiring practices and educational requirements and get answers to questions from a panel of experts in the field of public safety. College admission and financial aid information will be available and instructors will be on hand to answer questions about JCC’s programs.

In conjunction with the Public Safety Program, a Career Fair will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Jules Center Commons. Admission is free and the public is welcome to attend both events.

For more information, please call JCC’s Admissions Office at 315-786-2277.

SUNY Jefferson: Celebrating 50 Years of Learning ~ Changing Lives

Established on November 7, 1961, Jefferson Community College was the area’s first institution of higher education. Supervised by the State University of New York (SUNY), Jefferson offers 30+ associate degrees and certificates for career preparation or transfer; local access to bachelor’s and advanced degrees through partner institutions; lifelong learning through workshops and seminars; business and industry training; and cultural enrichment opportunities for the entire Watertown/Fort Drum region. Jefferson is accredited by the Middle States Association and currently serves approximately 3,800 students from Jefferson, Lewis, Oswego and St. Lawrence counties, including a significant number of service members and their families.

Visit www.sunyjefferson.edu/events/50th for more information about 50th anniversary events taking place from January through November of 2011.