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Middlesex Community College offers 11 health-career programs.

Learn more about these exciting programs at health programs information sessions to be held Wednesday, May 4, at 6 p.m. in MCC’s Federal Building Assembly Room, 50 Kearney Square, and Tuesday, May 10, at 3 p.m. in the Bedford Campus Library’s Alcott Room, 591 Springs Road.

Middlesex health careers degree programs include dental assisting, dental hygiene, dental laboratory technology, diagnostic medical sonography, medical assisting, and nursing and radiologic technology.

Middlesex also offers certificate programs in dental assisting, diagnostic medical sonography, medical assisting and vascular technology.

MCC’s associate degree in nursing is offered as a full-time day program, or a part-time evening/weekend program. Students interested in the nursing program must attend a nursing program info session, to be held Thursday, May 12, at 1 p.m., and Tuesday, June 14, at 5:30 p.m. in MCC’s Federal Building Assembly Room.

Call 1-800-818-3434 or visit http://www.middlesex.mass.edu/health/ to register.

To learn more about MCC’s health-careers programs, call 1-800-818-3434 or visit our website: http://www.middlesex.mass.edu/health/.

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Learn more about Middlesex Community College’s nationally recognized Transition program, a two-year, noncredit certificate program for students with learning/cognitive disabilities.

A public-information session for prospective students and their families will be held Thursday, April 28, from 9 to 11 a.m. in MCC’s Bedford Campus Center, Café East, 591 Springs Road.

Transition is a unique, specialized program is designed for students without the skills necessary to complete requirements for an associate degree. Sstudents attend classes designed to teach independent-living skills, computer and job-survival skills, and social skills. They will also be placed in an internship program. Transition students may participate in all Middlesex student activities while receiving specialized coursework and training tailored to meet their needs.

Information-session participants will receive an overview of the program, as well as in-depth information on the curriculum, application procedures, details of the required internship portion of the program, and prospective job opportunities.

Candidates should have a high-school diploma or GED credential, interest in training for entry-level work in business and industry, fifth- to eighth-grade level reading and math skills, and the maturity and emotional stability to effectively participate in a program on a college campus.

To register for the information session, call 781-280-3630.

For more information, contact Kathy Matheson, Disability Support Services, at 781-280-3525.