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Agri College Night on Thurs, Nov. 3

Posted by Alan on October 31, 2011 9:59 AM | Filed in Events |

Ag College copy.pngFayetteville High School will host Agriculture College Night on Thursday, November 3 from 6:00-8:00 pm at the FHS West Campus at 2350 W. Old Farmington Road.

Seniors that plan to study business, medical, pharmaceutical, health science, mechanics, engineering or any science related field are welcome to attend. One parent or guardian must attend with student. Free hot dogs and sodas will be available!

Important information to bring: GPA, ACT Score, and financial status on income taxes from last year. Admissions specialist and financial aid experts will be there to aid in completing forms such as admissions, FASFA, and Arkansas Lottery Scholarship.

Agriculture Students from FHS received over $100,000 in scholarships last year after attending this session. Colleges attending : University of Arkansas Agriculture and Engineering, NWACC, Northwest Technical Institute, and Tulsa Welding School.

Students interested in medical fields could attend the following:
  • Food Science
  • Poultry Science
Students in past have gone to medical school and pharmaceutical colleges with these degrees.

Students interested in environmental sciences could attend the following :
  • Plant Sciences
  • Horticulture and Environmental Sciences.

Students interested in the business world could attend the following:
  • Agriculture Business and Marketing
(FYI: Univ. of Ark. Agri. Business has a 98% job placement in the business world.)

Students interested in journalism, video or communications could attend:
  • Agriculture Communications

Students interested in mechanics or engineering
  • Agriculture Systems Technology Management
  • Engineering

Northwest Technical Institute offers degrees in:
  • Auto Diesel Mechanics
  • Diesel Computer Technology
  • Industrial Maintenance
  • Machine Tool Technology
  • Nursing

Students interested in early childhood development, interior design, hospitality
and restaurant management
could attend the following:
  • Agriculture - School of Human Environmental Sciences

Questions? Contact Bill Laney at bill.laney@fayar.net