Seward County Community College/Area Technical School will offer a Concealed Carry class through Business & Industry from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday, Saturday, July 14 in SU214 E/W, 1801 N. Kansas in Liberal.
The cost is $100 per class and is the mandatory training that is required to carry a concealed handgun. Students must bring a Kansas driverís license to class. Lunch is not included.
Enroll in advance only by calling 620-417-1170 or

Students at Seward County Community College/Area Technical School, Liberal, Kansas, still have an opportunity to take summer classes.
On-campus courses offered in July include Art Appreciation, Principles of Sociology, Human Growth & Development, Microcomputer Software Suites, Digital Photography/Computer Graphics, Pre-Composition II, English Composition I, English Composition II, American History II 1877-Present, Applied Nutrition for Health, Introduction to Philosophy, Reading Skills† and Public Speaking. These classes run July 9-Aug. 2.
In Satanta, students can take Intermediate Algebra; in Hugoton, Elementary Statistics; in Moscow, English Composition II; in Rolla, American History I; and in Sublette, Art Appreciation, Drawing I or Two-Dimensional Design. All classes are July 9-Aug. 2
To find out more about on-campus and outreach courses, contact admissions at 620-417-1100 or go online to to enroll.
EduKan online courses that begin July 2 include Principles of Microeconomics, English Composition I and II, American Literature, Intermediate Algebra and World Regional Geography.
Enroll in EduKan courses at

Seward County Community College/Area Technical School has named its spring 2012 semester Presidentís Honor Roll, Deanís Honor Roll and Part-time Deanís Honor Roll.
Students who complete at least 15 credit hours in courses numbered 100 and above and maintain a grade point average of 4.0 shall be eligible for the Presidentís Honor Roll.

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Tayler Sawyers, Emmalee Newport and Bethanie McIntire, all of Turpin, recently participated in the Allied Health Camp at Seward County Community College/Area Technical School in Liberal. Students learned about Surgical Technology, Medical Laboratory Technician, Respiratory Therapy, Nursing and Medical Assistant.

Tesk Nichols, Johnson, and Abby Roberts, Hugoton, who will graduate from the Cosmetology program at Seward County Community College/Area Technical School, created some personalized tiles that will be displayed on a wall outside the theater. Each year, graduates of the college will make a personalized tile that will be displayed with their class. This project will be the start of an outdoor art project for campus.

The SCCC/ATS Nursing program has just received official notification from the Kansas State Board of Nursing (KSBN) of the licensure results for graduates taking the exam for the first time between Jan 1 through December 31 of 2011 Nursing graduates.
For the seventh year in a row, the SCCC/ATS Practical Nursing program pass rate for first time candidates taking the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical Nurse (NCLEX-PN) was 100 percent. The Kansas average pass rate was 93.98 percent and the national average pass rate was 84.83 percent. The SCCC/ATS Practical Nursing program had its first graduating class in 1979 and there have been 19 graduating classes with 100 percent pass rate on the NCLEX-PN exam: 1981, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1988, 1989, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1998, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011.
Of the 25 LPN programs in Kansas, SCCC/ATS was one of seven with 100 percent pass rates. However, SCCC/ATS is the only one with over four consecutive pass rates of 100 percent.

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Prospective students who are interested in attending Seward County Community College/Area Technical School in the fall need to sign up to attend an All Saints Days.
Individuals can meet with SCCC/ATS staff, enroll in classes and meet future classmates.
All Saints Days are scheduled June 21, July 10, July 29, July 26 and Aug. 7
Register at Make sure you have submitted an application for admission before signing up for an All Saints Days. For information, call 620-417-1100.