Virginia College in Lubbock to Host Back to School Event Aug. 3

(from Virginia College )

July 14, 2018

LUBBOCKVirginia College in Lubbock will host a Back to School event for the community Friday, Aug. 3 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the campus located at 5005 50th St. The event is free and open to the public and will feature refreshments, campus tours, free back-to-school haircuts, backpack and school supply giveaways while supplies last and more. Additionally, attendees 18 and older can enter to win gift cards.

The event is part of Virginia College parent company Education Corporation of America’s national Back to School Events being held at 62 other Virginia College, Brightwood Career Institute and Brightwood College locations throughout 17 states.

WHAT:Virginia College Back to School Event

WHEN:Friday, Aug. 3 from 2 to 4 p.m.

WHERE:Virginia College in Lubbock – 5005 50th St., Lubbock, TX 79414

PHONE:(806) 784-1900

“With the start of a new school year comes a great deal of excitement and anticipation, promise and possibility,” says Campus President Jim Michel. “No matter your age or stage of life, we want to celebrate education and the aspirations of all members of our community. We invite everyone to come by our Back to School Event and say hello, and for those interested in pursuing a new career, talk with a member of our staff about the fast and focused career training we offer at our campus.”

The event will also allow attendees to explore programs offered through Virginia College, including: Business Administration, Cosmetology, Dental Assistant, Medical Assistant, Medical Billing and Coding Specialist, Network and System Administration, Network Support Technician and Pharmacy Technician.

For more information about Virginia College in Lubbock, call (806) 784-1900 or visit

About Virginia College and Education Corporation of America

Birmingham, Ala.-based Education Corporation of America (ECA) is a category leader in the post-secondary career school market with current enrollment of more than 25,000 students. ECA holdings include more than 70 locations including Brightwood College, Brightwood Career Institute, Ecotech Institute, Golf Academy of America, Virginia College and the fully online New England College of Business. ECA career colleges are accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). New England College of Business is regionally accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC).