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College Offering Tech Training Through Johnson Controls Grant

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 grant will allow us to ...
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Essex County College Holds Groundbreaking Ceremony for New West Essex Campus Facility

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 academic programs for degree students ...
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Registration Underway for Fall II Term

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 mask and social distancing while ...
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Registration Underway for Fall 2021 Semester

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 College follows all CDC recommended ...
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College’s New Alumni Association President Ready to Work

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 from Essex in 2015 with ...
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College Program Allows High School Students to Earn Dual Degrees

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 overachiever. In addition to earning ...
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College Recipient of Grant from Johnson Controls Community College Partnership Program

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, providing students with real-world experience, ...
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