Love where you live!
Time: November 4, 2010 from 6pm to 7pm
Location: Ronald Reagan Community Center
Street: 195 Douglas Avenue
City/Town: El Cajon
Website or Map: http://www.grossmont.edu/bot/…
Phone: (619) 644-7247
Event Type: dinner
Organized By: Grossmont College OPT
Latest La Mesa Activity: Nov 4, 2010
College program marks 25 years
Grossmont College’s Office Professional Training (OPT) program will celebrate its 25th anniversary with a fund-raising dinner starting at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 4, at the Ronald Reagan Community Center, 195 Douglas Ave. in El Cajon. The public is invited to attend. Cost is $40 per person. For more information, call Dr. Mary Leslie, OPT lead instructor, at (619) 644-7533, or the OPT office at (619) 644-7247, or visit www.grossmont.edu/bot/opt.
Founded in 1985, Grossmont College’s OPT program has graduated 2,134 students who have up-to-date skills training and support for working in professional office settings in the accounting, insurance, financial services fields. To graduate from OPT, students must complete a 19-week semester consisting of about 600 hours of classroom work, which is the equivalent to what many Grossmont College students achieve in two or three semesters. In addition to acquiring professional skills, the OPT program helps its graduates obtain employment and become economically self-sufficient.