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IBEW members looking to add a college degree to their portfolio now have a special opportunity to do just that.

Excelsior College, the IBEW’s official education partner, is hosting a virtual open house on Thursday, Sept. 17 from noon-2 p.m. EDT.

Attendees will be able to learn more about Excelsior’s on-line class format; receive instructions on how to enroll in classes; and speak to Excelsior representatives in the financial aid and admissions departments.

IBEW members receive discounts on tuition and fees thanks to a special arrangement. Enrollment for the open house is required and can be done by clicking here.

Excelsior is non-profit, fully accredited institution that offers degrees in technology, including nuclear and electrical engineering. A complete listing of its academic programs can be found on its website.

IBEW members also can learn more by calling the school’s Partnership Program at 844-843-9296.  Tunisha Miles, Excelsior’s partnership ambassador, conducts virtual office hours every Wednesday from 11 a.m. – noon.  Anyone interested can register here.