HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 9, 2009 – The Evening Degree Program at High Point University will host two Open House events this month ? one on the main High Point campus and another on the Winston-Salem campus. The “drop-in” events will be held from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 14 and 17.
The Sept. 14 event will be held in the Norcross Front Lobby on the High Point campus and will focus on majors in history; the Sept. 17 event will be held in Room 111 in the North Building on the Winston-Salem campus (located off NC 52 and University Parkway) and will focus on majors in business. Interest in other majors will be welcome.
Advisors from EDP will be available at each Open House to answer questions.
For more information, call 336-841-9020 or 336-767-7107, or visit www.highpoint.edu/edp.
The Evening Degree Program is for adult students committed to completing their degrees. The EDP offers adults personalized advising, convenient campus locations and classes held three nights a week for the eight-week term. Financial aid options are available to those who qualify.
High Point’s Evening Degree Program has offered a comprehensive program for working adults since 1978 and is the oldest program of its kind in the Piedmont Triad. Between the High Point and Winston-Salem campuses, the program enrolls more than 900 students. More than 5,400 undergraduate degrees have been awarded. The Budd Family campus includes 35 classrooms, two science labs, four computer labs, a bookstore and a library.
At High Point University, every student receives an extraordinary education in a fun environment with caring people. HPU, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is a liberal arts institution with 3,700 undergraduate and graduate students from 50 countries and 44 states at campuses in High Point and Winston-Salem. It is ranked by US News and World Report No. 5 among comprehensive universities in the South and No. 1 in its category among up-and-coming schools. Forbes.com ranks HPU in the top 6 percent among “America’s Best Colleges.” HPU was included in The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For” 2009 listings. The university offers 68 undergraduate majors, 40 undergraduate minors and seven graduate degree programs. It is accredited by the Commission of Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and is a member of the NCAA, Division I and the Big South Conference. Visit High Point University on the Web at .
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