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