The 12 Essex County College students who took part in the week-long NASA Community College Aerospace Scholarship (NCAS) virtual program this fall were recently treated to a special campus celebration. The Essex County College Chemical Society co-sponsored the celebration with the College. “You did it! I see the energy you have and the role our

Students in NASA Program Celebrate Their Success

Registration is underway for Essex County College’s Winter Intersession, where students can earn three college credits in just 10 days. Classes run from December 23, 2021 to January 7, 2022. All classes will be held virtually via Zoom.    Each class is approximately 2 hours, 40 minutes in length. Classes are offered in the morning,

Get Ready for Winter Intersession

Paced by a pair of outstanding sophomores, Essex County College’s Men’s and Women’s Cross Country teams are Region 19 champions. The Wolverine harriers captured the titles on October 30, 2021 in Newark, Delaware. Sophomore Davian Gray traversed the 5 mile course in 27:50, a full three minutes faster than his nearest competitor. Sophomore Megan Thompson

College Cross Country Teams Capture Region 19 Crowns

Essex County College is offering training in fast growing tech careers this Fall, with funding available for qualified students through a grant from the Johnson Controls Community College Partnership program. The program aims to equip students with in-demand knowledge and skills supporting employment and a pathway for life-long careers upon graduation. “The $90,000 Johnson Control

College Offering Tech Training Through Johnson Controls Grant

Under sunny skies Friday, September 10, a groundbreaking ceremony signaled the official start of work on Essex County College’s new 51,700-square-foot West Essex campus building, on the site of the old facility in West Caldwell. Governor Phil Murphy was a special guest at the ceremony.  “This beautiful new facility will allow us to expand our

Essex County College Holds Groundbreaking Ceremony for New West Essex Campus Facility

On-line registration for the Fall II Term at Essex County College is underway. The College’s Fall II Semester starts Thursday, September 23, 2021. In-person registration will be held September 15, 16, 17, 20, 21, and 22. Fall II classes run through December 20, 2021. The College follows all CDC recommended safety guidelines including wearing a

Registration Underway for Fall II Term

On-line registration for the Fall 2021 Semester at Essex County College is underway. The College’s Fall I Semester starts Thursday, September 2, 2021. In-person registration will be held August 23-26 and August 31. Fall I classes run through December 21, 2021. Weekend College classes will be held from September 3 to December 18, 2021. The

Registration Underway for Fall 2021 Semester

Nkuah Asare, Essex County College’s newly elected Alumni Association President, is quick to point out how his classes at ECC prepared him for when he transferred to NJIT. “I quickly realized, especially in math class, how my time at Essex made my adjustment to a four year university that much easier,” said Nkuah. He graduated

College’s New Alumni Association President Ready to Work

The Dual Enrollment program at Essex County College allows pre-college students to take college for-credit classes while still attending their local high schools. This year, 21 Newark Tech students were recognized for earning their Associate degree during ECC’s Virtual Commencement on June 4, 2021.  One of these students from Newark, Tatyanna Nelums, is a true

College Program Allows High School Students to Earn Dual Degrees

Essex County College is the recipient of a $90,000 grant as part of the Johnson Controls Community College Partnership program, which aims to equip students with in-demand knowledge and skills supporting employment and a pathway for life-long careers upon graduation. In addition to the funding, Johnson Controls employees will support ECC through volunteering and mentorships,

College Recipient of Grant from Johnson Controls Community College Partnership Program
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