Scottsdale Community College welcomes exchange students for upcoming year

(Submitted Photo)

Scottsdale Community College is hosting 16 international exchange students to contribute to the campus community during the 2018-19 academic year as part of the U.S. Department of State’s Community College Initiative Program.

The CCI Program will provide 146 participants from under-served global communities with a one-year non-degree academic program in workforce development fields at nine U.S. community colleges in eight states, according to a press release.

This year, CCI participants studying at Scottsdale Community College are from Bangladesh, Colombia, Cote d’Ivoire, Dominican Republic, Egypt, Ghana, India, Indonesia, South Africa and Turkey.

The Scottsdale Independent publishes a free daily newsletter. A print edition is mailed to 75,000 homes and businesses each month. If you value our journalistic mission, please consider showing us your support.

You are encouraged to leave relevant comments but engaging in personal attacks, threats, online bullying or commercial spam will not be allowed. All comments should remain within the bounds of fair play and civility. You can disagree with others courteously, without being disagreeable. Feel free to express yourself but keep an open mind toward finding value in what others say. To report abuse or spam, click the arrow in the upper right corner of the comment box.

Facebook Comment