Registration for accelerated Tunxis winter courses open

Published on Friday, 24 November 2017 21:17
Written by Tunxis Community College

FARMINGTON - Tunxis Community College will offer accelerated credit courses during a Winter Session which runs from Wednesday, Dec. 27, through Friday, Jan. 12, 2018.

Registration is currently underway and will be accepted through Dec. 27, prior to the student’s first scheduled class. Courses meet Monday through Friday during the three-week session at a very accelerated pace.

New students can enroll by email, mail, fax, or in person. Records Office hours are Monday through Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., closed Dec. 25.

For information on how to apply and register, contact the Records Office at 860-773-1441 or

Students who attend other colleges may enroll in courses at Tunxis and transfer the credits earned during the winter to their bachelor’s or associate degree programs. Students who plan to transfer their credits should have the Tunxis courses approved by their home institution before they register, to assure transfer of credits.

Accounting, Art Appreciation, Art History, Communication, Dental Assisting, Dental Hygiene, Economics, U.S. History, Mathematics, Music History & Appreciation, Public Speaking, and Intermediate Spanish are among the courses offered. To view all courses, visit

From fine arts, health, and technology to liberal arts and sciences programs, Tunxis offers over 60 associate degrees and certificates, providing critical thinking and problem-solving skills that prepare students for transfer to bachelor’s degree programs and employment in areas with industry need.

For more information, call 860-773-1490 or visit Tunxis is located at the junction of Routes 6 and 177 in Farmington.

Posted in The Bristol Press, Bristol, General News on Friday, 24 November 2017 21:17. Updated: Friday, 24 November 2017 21:19.