Great Learning Environment with Outstanding Facilities
The 22-acre main campus in Newark features a multilevel Megastructure covering three city blocks, a two-level multipurpose Physical Education Building/child Development Center Complex, the Center for Technology, and the Clara E. Dasher Student Center. Among the resources of the 502,000-square-foot megastructure are state-of-the-art laboratories, high tech classrooms with advanced teaching modalities, the Mary B. Burch Theater for the Performing Arts, a one-stop Enrollment Center, a new Department of Evening & Weekend College, a state-of-the-art Learning Center, the Africana Institute, and a renovated library, equipped with online public access catalog stations, a computer lab offering instruction in information literacy, and extensive resource materials.
New facilities at the main campus include a 30,000 square foot state-of-the-art Center for Health Sciences, which is attached to the college megastructure. The Center houses ECC’s Nursing, Physical Therapist Assistant, and Radiography programs. The campus also has a new five level parking deck for on-site parking.
The West Essex campus of ECC in West Caldwell meets the education and training needs of people who live and work in the western part of Essex County. The Facility includes state-of-the art computer labs, science labs, a library, a student center, and the same student support services that are offered at the main campus. Students attending this branch campus may complete degree requirements for associate degrees in the following majors: Business, Social Sciences, Liberal Arts, Education, and Criminal Justice. Ample onsite parking and access to public transportation make the campus an ideal location for students.