Academic Programs

Career Certificate Programs

These programs offer training in a variety of careers that can be entered after one year of course work. Certificate programs consist of 30-36 credits, including 6 credits of General Education. In most cases, the credits earned in certificate programs can be applied to related degree programs. Passaic County Community College offers academic certificates in:

  • Accounting
  • Applied Writing and Copy Editing
  • Automotive Technology
  • Baking
  • Criminal Justice
  • Culinary Arts
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Emergency Management
  • Fire Science Management
  • Fire Science Operations
  • General Studies
  • Homeland Security
  • Hospitality 
  • Human Services Specialist
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Coding
  • Video Production  

Students interested in any of these programs should contact the Office of Admissions at 973-684-6868 for more information.