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Quinsigamond Community College is 18th Largest IT Provider in the State

Contact: Meredith Galena
508.854.7498
mgalena [at] qcc.mass.edu

Release Date: 
5/26/2010

Worcester, Ma – Mass High Tech, the Journal of New England Technology, recently ranked Quinsigamond Community College 18th among all information technology providers in the state.
QCC is the only community college on Mass High Tech’s list of the top 25 IT education providers. Organizations were ranked by the 2009 number of students trained in New England. QCC outranked the only other Massachusetts colleges on the list, with UMass Dartmouth ranked at number 24 and UMass Amherst College of Engineering at number 25. Quinsigamond trained 500 students in an information technology field last year. “We are thrilled to be listed among the top IT providers in the State,” QCC President, Dr. Gail E. Carberry said. “Quinsigamond continues to position itself well to address the technology needs of various industries. We anticipate that QCC’s affordability and the relevancy of its programs to labor market turns will attract even more students in the coming years.”

Quinsigamond Community College is the most affordable higher education in Worcester County. As a regional leader in education and workforce development, QCC serves the diverse educational needs of Central Massachusetts by providing affordable, accessible, and high quality programming leading to transfer, career, and lifelong learning.