Concord University Announces The Spring 2006 Semester Calendar for Undergraduate and Graduate Courses

For Immediate Release: 
Nov 03 2005

Concord University Announces The Spring 2006 Semester Calendar for Undergraduate and Graduate Courses

Athens, W. Va. – Dr. Dean Turner, vice president and academic dean, announces the beginning of the spring 2006 semester for Concord University.

More than 730 undergraduate classes will be offered in Athens and Beckley.

Students may register and pay tuition and fees beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, January 10 in Marsh Hall. Classes begin on Wednesday, January 11.


Tuition and fees for in-state students are $160 per semester hour. Tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $359 per semester hour.

Students may register at the Concord University Beckley Center through the first class meeting.

The University will observe the following holidays: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Monday, January 16; and Spring Recess, Monday, March 6 through Friday, March 10.

Reading day—a day when no classes will be held—will be Thursday, May 4 and exams will begin Friday, May 5.

Spring commencement will be Saturday, May 13, 10 a.m., in the Main Gymnasium of the Leslie R. and Ruby Webb Carter Center.

The complete undergraduate academic calendar, as well as a listing of all courses, is available online at Click on “Current Students” then click on “Schedules.”


Graduate courses are also available at Concord University. Log on to, click on “Current Students,” then click on “Master’s” for course information. Some classes may be offered in alternative formats including video-conferencing or via the Internet.

Tuition and fees for graduate classes are $234 per semester hour for in-state students and $410 for out-of-state students.

A special, lower “clinical” fee of $210 per credit hour is available for teachers employed in Bland, Giles, and Tazewell counties in Virginia, and Fayette, Greenbrier, McDowell, Mercer, Monroe, Raleigh, Summers, and Wyoming counties in West Virginia.

For information on attending Concord, call 1-888-384-5249 or 1-304-384-5248 or e-mail


CONCORD UNIVERSITY NOTES: Persons with disabilities should contact Nancy Ellison, 1-304-384-6086 or 1-800-344-6679, extension 6086 if special assistance or help is required for access to an event scheduled by the University on campus.

Stephanie Harmon, a student in Concord University’s communication arts department wrote this press release. Her hometown is Princeton, W.Va.