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Macomb Community College program on March 10 is designed to take the mystery out of choosing, applying and paying for college

– Friday, February 14, 2020 10:00AM

Macomb Community College will present Bridging the Gap: High School to College, Tuesday, March 10, 6:30 – 7:45 p.m., at the Warren Civic Center Library. The community resource event for high school students and their parents is designed to shed light on how to choose, apply and fund college. The information presented is applicable to evaluating and applying to any college.

Participants will learn what steps to take academically in each grade through high school in choosing a career and a college. Other areas of focus will include insight into the college application process and questions to ask when evaluating colleges and the programs they offer. A representative from Macomb’s Financial Aid Department will share information on financial aid, scholarships and how to apply.

“Figuring out the next steps after high school can be a daunting task,” said Aimee Adamski, director of admissions and outreach, Macomb Community College. “At Bridging the Gap, we will cut through the complexity and provide actionable information to help students and their parents make best choices for their individual situations and goals.”

Bridging the Gap will be held in the Warren Civic Center Library conference room at 1 City Square in Warren. Register for the free event at www.macomb.edu/bridgingthegap. For more information, call 586.445.7999 and choose option four.

About Macomb Community College

Macomb Community College (www.macomb.edu) is one of the nation’s leading community colleges, providing learning experiences to nearly 38,000 students annually. Macomb nationally ranks in the top two percent in the number of associate degrees awarded by community colleges and is one of the largest grantors of associate degrees in Michigan. The college’s comprehensive educational programming includes pre-collegiate experiences, university transfer and career preparation programs, bachelor degree completion and graduate degree programs, workforce training, professional education and certification, and continuing education and enrichment opportunities.

Media contact: Sean M. Patrick, 586.445.7271, patricks28@macomb.edu