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Providence College Press Releases 2014 - 2015


The Office of Public Affairs, Community and Government Relations welcomes your interest in news about Providence College. Posted on this page are current news releases about important College events, activities, and achievements.


Release Date: September 26, 2014  
Providence College and CCRI Announce New Guaranteed Admission Agreement

Providence, R.I. – Providence College and the Community College of Rhode Island (CCRI) announced today that the two institutions have agreed on a new transfer policy that expands educational opportunities for CCRI students by enabling them to be conditionally accepted into the Providence College School of Continuing Education (PC-SCE) while enrolled at CCRI.  The policy also describes a significant tuition discount for eligible CCRI graduates who choose to attend PC.



Release Date: September 23, 2014
Providence College’s School of Continuing Education Awarded “Military Friendly School” Title from G.I. Jobs

Providence, R.I. – For the sixth consecutive year, G.I. Jobs, the premier magazine for military personnel transitioning into civilian life, has awarded Providence College’s School of Continuing Education (SCE) the designation of Military Friendly School. The 2015 Military Friendly Schools list honors the top 20 percent of colleges, universities, and trade schools that are doing the most to embrace America’s military service members 
                             and veterans as students.and veterans as students.


Chrissy Centazzo
Public Affairs, Community and Government Relations Specialist
(401) 865-2413

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