Hawai’i CC – Pālamanui Informational Meeting

August 31, 2015, 11:37 AM HST
* Updated August 31, 11:50 AM
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Hawai’i Community College – Pālamanui opened its doors to students for the first time last week, and now the school is planning a presentation to inform the public about the various associate degrees offered.

Carrie Kuwada Phipps, Educational Specialist with Hawai’i CC – Pālamanui and University of Hawai’i Center, West Hawai’i, will host the presentation at the Kailua-Kona Public Library from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 12.

The talk will also include discussion about the more than 40 Bachelor’s, Master’s, Doctoral degree and post-graduate certificates offered through UH West Hawai’i at Pālamanui, as well as the new LEED Platinum designed campus.

According to the UH system, by 2020, 70 percent of jobs in Hawai’i will require some college credentials.

Fact sheets regarding the newest UH campus, learning tools to assist with Compass Testing, and program information will all be available at the meeting.


To learn more, contact Phipps at the UH Center, West Hawai’i at Pālamanui by calling 969-8808 or e-mail [email protected]

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