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Essex County College Embarks on Houses of Worship Tour

Essex County College has launched its STUDENTS FIRST Houses of Worship Recruitment Tour with a September 29 visit to Newark’s New Hope Baptist Church. Over 350 congregants during two services learned about the College during a brief talk by Sanjay Ramdath, Executive Director of Enrollment Management, which was also available to church members online.

Sanjay Ramdath, Executive Director of Enrollment Management

The tour was initiated through the College’s Office of Institutional Advancement. “This is another avenue for introducing the College and all our programs and services to the community,” said Alfred Bundy, Executive Director of Institutional Advancement.

“Our goal is to expand our reach to connect adult learners to earning a degree and to expand our message that Essex County College is a place where you can earn an Associate degree, receive training and begin a personal journey to better employment opportunities and a quality of life,” said Mr. Bundy. 

The College will be conducting additional tours throughout Essex County.