Sinclair to open new Health Sciences Center in Dayton next month

Sinclair Community College will open up the latest addition to its downtown Dayton campus for tours this fall.

Sinclair will celebrate the completion of its newly remodeled Health Sciences Center with an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. on Oct. 7, according to the school.

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During the free event, Sinclair will offer tours of the new building, wellness screenings and activities and refreshments. Faculty will also be available to talk about Sinclair’s programs. Parking will be made available for the event, according to the school.

Sinclair announced in 2015 it would spend $25 million to consolidate its health sciences programs into a single, consolidated building that will allow for 25 percent more students over the next decade.

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Sinclair offers 19 degrees and 30 certificates in health sciences and the departments annual budget is $12 million, according to the school. There are 6,385 students currently enrolled in health sciences program and more than 8,500 taking preparation courses for the program.

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