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Baseball Officiating Course Offered Through Morrisville State College

MORRISVILLE, N.Y.—Morrisville State College’s Office of Workforce Development and Community Education is offering a course in Baseball Officiating.

The class, scheduled Tuesdays, Jan. 16 through Feb. 27, 2007 from 6:30-7:30 p.m., meets at the college’s Norwich campus.

This course is intended for anyone interested in sports officiating or coaching. Participants will learn rules and procedures required to become a certified umpire in the game of baseball.

The fee for the class is $35. Space is limited and advance registration is recommended. There will be an additional $65 fee for anyone interested in becoming a state certified umpire. That fee covers membership dues, testing fees and insurance.

For more information, call the Workforce Development and Community Education Office at 315-684-6615 or toll-free at 1-866-607-1572.

Morrisville State College offers 13 bachelor degrees and a wide variety of associate degrees and options. Considered to be one of the most technologically advanced colleges in the nation for its ThinkPad University program and wireless technology initiative, the college recently became the first in the nation to comprehensively replace landlines in residence halls with individual cellular phones. Morrisville State College was also chosen as one of the top five colleges in the nation for campus activities by Campus Activities magazine.

The Morrisville State College Norwich Campus offers associate degree programs in business, computer technology, office administration, liberal arts transfer, nursing, and a new standalone degree in early childhood to Chenango County area residents and employers. Students may also apply coursework to other associate or bachelor degrees at the main campus.

The Norwich Campus also offers a range of non-credit courses, customized training, and conference services.