Laurinburg, NC, March 01, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- St. Andrews Presbyterian College will welcome prospective students and their families to the first Admissions Open House of the year on Saturday, March 14.
Activity begins at 9 a.m. with registration and a brief meet-and-greet session with faculty members in the Morgan Jones Science Building. At 10 a.m., participants will enjoy a simulated classroom experience with the faculty. A tour of the campus and lunch will follow.
As with all the St. Andrews Open Houses, an optional equestrian tour will be offered from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the 300-acre St. Andrews Equestrian Center.
Open House participants are invited to stay through the afternoon and attend the various events occurring as a part of Family Weekend at St. Andrews. Among the events on the schedule are athletic events, an equestrian competition and a student art show in the Vardell Gallery.
Anyone interested in attending the Open House is asked to pre-register, although there is no cost to participate. Pre-registration can be done online at www.sapc.edu or by calling admissions at 800-763-0198.
About St. Andrews Presbyterian College
An innovative and bold academic venture to an interdisciplinary curriculum, a highly acclaimed college press, an award-winning pipe band, national champion equestrian teams, and first-rate scholarship have marked the distinctive character of St. Andrews. In addition to classes on the main campus, adult learners also choose the Center for Adult and Professional Studies opportunities through St. Andrews @ Sandhills and St. Andrews Online.
On Aug. 29, 1958, the merger between Presbyterian Junior College and Flora Macdonald College became official with the formation St. Andrews Presbyterian College in Laurinburg, N.C. Further information may be obtained by visiting the College's website www.sapc.edu, calling 800-763-0198 or sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
About The Learning House, Inc.
In early 2008, St. Andrews Presbyterian College initiated a partnership with The Learning House, Inc. to assist in the development and unveiling of its online campus. The Learning House is a comprehensive online education solutions partner that helps colleges and universities offer and manage their online education programs. The company provides a total online campus solution to each of its clients, including online course development and publishing, learning management system customization and hosting, online program marketing, 24/7 technology support, faculty and staff training, online education infrastructure and consulting. The Learning House provides online learning services to more than 60 accredited institutions of higher education. For more information about the company, please visit www.learninghouse.com.