Brookdale Community College is the recipient of a $15,000 two year grant from The Plus 50 Encore Completion Program to assist adults
age 50 and older complete a degree or certificate programs in healthcare and social services.
Tonight beginning at 6PM is your chance to learn about the new
“Encore Center”for the Adult Learner at Brookdale.
The Encore Center will streamline the process for returning adults
looking to pursue new careers in Healthcare and Social Sciences.
There will be a brief presentation about the services available and an opportunity to meet with College representatives from all the supporting services including counseling, continuing education, financial aid and Veterans.
Held in the Warner Student Life Center on the campus of Brookdale Community College located at 765 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft
in Twin Lights Room I & II
Please Click Here to Register
According to the 2000 Census, the number of adults between 55 and
64 is expected to increase by nearly 20 percent by 2020. The number of adults over 65 is expected to rise by nearly 33 percent. At the same time, jobs in the health care and social assistance industry, the largest industry employer in Monmouth County, are projected to grow nearly 20 percent by 2020, ccording to Economic Modeling Specialist International.
Brookdale currently offers a variety of credit and noncredit workforce
training and services geared to this population. The Continuing Education department offers workshops and one-on-one career counseling.
Short-term training and job placement in high demand occupations is also available.
Brookdale also has an admissions/recruitment representative dedicated exclusively to adult learners. As part of the Plus 50 program,
he will coordinate program services, working collaboratively with student
service representatives, continuing education staff, health sciences and human services faculty, personnel at the higher education centers
For information about the program, please contact Carl Wiltsee,
Adult Admissions Coordinator, at 732-224-2526 or [email protected]