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Galveston College announces tuition payment plan

Galveston College has announced a tuition payment plan available to students who enroll for the fall and spring semesters.

FACTS e-Cashier is a payment plan to help students budget the cost of their tuition into their monthly expenses. It is not a loan program. Students will incur no debt, there are no interest or finance charges assessed, and there is no credit check. The cost to budget an interest-free monthly payment plan is a $25 per semester, per college non-refundable FACTS enrollment fee.

Students who enroll for the fall semester by July 24 will pay 25 percent down with three remaining payments of 25 percent each in August, September and October. Students who enroll in the payment plan from July 25-Aug. 23 will pay 50 percent down with two remaining payments of 25 percent each in October and November. Payments will be charged on the 5th of each month.

Registration for the fall 2019 semester is open now. Students are encouraged to enroll early for best class selection.

To take advantage of the payment plan, follow the these steps:

• Log in the Whitecaps portal at https://whitecaps.gc.edu
• Click the quick link labeled “FACTS Payment Plan”
• Select proceed to processor
• Follow prompts to complete agreement

For more information, contact Galveston College Business Services at (409 ) 944-1362.

Galveston College to offer Certified Nurse Aide, EKG Tech and Phlebotomy Tech courses this summer

Galveston College will be offering a Certified Nurse Aide course, an EKG Technician course and a Certified Phlebotomy Technician course this summer.

The Certified Nurse Aide course, which explores the key components set by the Texas Department of Health and Human Services, starts on June 4 and runs through Aug. 1. Classes meet on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 6 p.m. to 9:45 p.m. CNA clinicals are completed at area nursing homes. Cost of the course is $899.

The Certified EKG Technician course, which focuses on the heart’s anatomy, function, how it produces electricity and how to record the electricity with the EKG and telemetry monitor, will be offered from June 5 to Aug. 5. Classes meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Cost of the course is $899.

The Certified Phlebotomy Technician program, which focuses on a variety of blood collection methods, will be offered June 4 to Aug. 8. Classes meet on Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Clinicals are completed at UTMB Health. Cost of the course is $999.

To register, visit www.gc.edu/CEregister.

The programs are eligible for a payment plan. For more information call (409) 944-1344 or email CE@gc.edu.

Pell Grants at Galveston College

Pell Grant funding now available in the summer

Year-round Pell Grants are now available. This means eligible students can get funding to take summer classes and possibly graduate sooner.

To be eligible, students must

  • have completed or complete the 2017-2018 FAFSA,
  • be Pell Grant eligible,
  • register for at least six credit hours,
  • be enrolled in eligible courses that count toward a degree plan and
  • meet all satisfactory academic progress requirements and be in good academic standing

Summer and fall 2018 registration opened on Monday, April 16. For more information, please contact the Financial Aid office at (409) 944-1235 or finaid@gc.edu.

 

Summer and fall registration to open Monday at Galveston College

Registration for the 2018 summer and fall semesters will open on Monday, April 16, at Galveston College.

Registration hours are from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Mondays and Tuesdays and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday.

Summer I classes begin Monday, June 4. Summer II classes begin Monday, July 9. The fall 2018 semester begins Monday, Aug. 27.

New students can apply for admission at https://gc.edu/new-students or applytexas.org

To search for summer and fall classes, visit https://gc.edu/search-for-classes

For more information, contact the Galveston College Office of Admissions at (409) 944-1230 or adm@gc.edu.

 

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