Union County College President McMenamin Elected Vice Chair of Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Union County College President, Dr. Margaret M. McMenamin, was elected to serve as Vice Chair of the Executive Committee for the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE), and began her term in January 2017. She has been serving as a commissioner with MSCHE since 2014. As Vice Chair she will provide policy leadership to the organization’s Executive Committee.
As a commissioner, Dr. McMenamin participates on a 27-member board that oversees accreditation and pre-accreditation activities for colleges and universities in New Jersey, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, New York, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and other territories. Dr. McMenamin’s experience with MSCHE includes her having served as a site visitor and a team chair.
MSCHE elects commissioners from among its 526 member institutions. As an elected commissioner, Dr. McMenamin attends commission meetings and serves on task forces and committees. MSCHE is one of several regional accrediting commissions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
Prepare to Work in Real Estate Sales at Union County College Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Union County College will be offering a course to prepare individuals to take the New Jersey sales/licensing exam to become a licensed real estate agent in New Jersey.
This 75-hour course meets the Real Estate Commission requirements for the N.J. Sales Licensing Exam. Topics include property interests, mortgages, deeds, title closing, liens, real estate law and ethics, agency relationships, and real estate calculations. The class will be offered on Mondays and Wednesdays from January 30 to April 26. It will be held from 6:30 to 9:30 pm at the College’s Scotch Plains campus. The cost of the course, with the textbook, is $495.
For information on all courses, please view the Spring 2017 Continuing Education catalog which can be found online at www.ucc.edu/noncredit. To enroll online, go to http://ucc.edu/nonCredit/RegInf.aspx. One can also enroll by calling the Office of Continuing Education at (908) 709-7600 or by visiting the office at the College’s Cranford campus, located at 1033 Springfield Avenue.