(PDF) (DOC) (JPG)September 22, 2000
(Mahwah) – Ramapo College of New Jersey will be among the
colleges and universities featured at the National Association for
College Admission Counseling’s new Online College FairTM program,
debuting fall 2000. This new online recruiting tool, offered in
conjunction with Interaction Software, Inc., will make it easier
for students and parents to interact with representatives from a
number of schools.
Students will log on to www.OnlineCollegeFair.com to chat live with representatives from colleges and universities across the country during scheduled times. The Online College FairTM site will host interactive, online events, where students and their parents can chat live with school representatives, view the campuses, and learn what each institution has to offer in a “virtual Q&A.” Students also can join live sessions on topics such as financial aid and scholarships, test preparation and college counseling which will be moderated by admission community experts.
Ramapo College will participate in the following online college fairs, all from noon to 3 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m.:
- Thursday, October 19
- Tuesday, November 14
- Wednesday, November 29
- Thursday, February 1
- Wednesday, February 21
- Wednesday, April 18
Each participating institution will host its own multi-media chat room. Students can visit as many participating institutions as they are interested in from their home or school computer. Admission staff, faculty and current students staff the chat rooms.
For more information, please call (201) 684-7300.
Ramapo College of New Jersey is the state’s premier public liberal arts college and is committed to academic excellence through interdisciplinary and experiential learning, and international and intercultural understanding. The College is ranked #1 among New Jersey public institutions by College Choice, has been named one of the 50 Most Beautiful College Campuses in America by CondeNast Traveler, and is recognized as a top college by U.S. News & World Report, Kiplinger’s, Princeton Review and Money magazine, among others. Ramapo College is also distinguished as a Career Development College of Distinction by CollegesofDistinction.com, boasts the best campus housing in New Jersey on Niche.com, and is designated a “Military Friendly College” in Victoria Media’s Guide to Military Friendly Schools.
Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor’s degrees in the arts, business, data science, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include business, education, nursing and social work. In addition, the College offers courses leading to teacher certification at the elementary and secondary levels, and offers graduate programs leading to master’s degrees in Accounting, Business Administration, Creative Music Technology, Data Science, Educational Technology, Educational Leadership, Nursing, Social Work and Special Education, as well as a post-master’s Doctor of Nursing Practice.
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