Academic Credit Certificate Programs

Below is a list of the current academic credit certificate programs offered by Essex County College. These certificate programs are considered “gainful employment” programs by the U.S. Department of Education, and as such, are eligible for Title IV Financial Aid. Completion of one of these academic credit certificate programs can lead to gainful employment in a recognized occupation. Click on the links below to learn more about these programs and the occupations to which they can lead.


List of Academic Credit Certificate Programs

Art Massage Therapy
Business Career Development Nurse Paralegal
Business Paraprofessional Office Assistant
Childhood Development Associate Paralegal
Computer-Aided Design Technology Renewable Energy Technology
Dental Assisting Retail Sales Specialist
Dietary Manager UCC: Building Code Technology
Digital Media & Electronic Publishing UCC: Electrical Code Technology
Human & Social Services UCC: Fire Code Technology
Information Systems Office Operations UCC: Plumbing Code Technology
Internet Web Page Design Specialist Vision Care Technology
Legal Secretary Word Processing
Licensed Practical Nurse