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Welcome to Quinsigamond Community College

QCC was established in 1963 to provide access to higher education to residents of Central Massachusetts. Since the early 60s, enrollment has grown from 300 to over 13,000 full and part-time day and evening students served. Over 120 associate degree and certificate career options in Business, Hospitality Management, Engineering Technology, Education, Healthcare, Human Services, Liberal Arts, Maintenance Technology, and General Studies

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    Classes are in session!

    Visit The Q - Your Student Portal - to get started!

    For more information, visit the Welcome Center in the Harrington Learning Center.

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    An AFFORDABLE education on YOUR terms

    Imagine: 

    • A way to attend college for little or no cost
    • A SMARTER choice for higher education at a price you can afford
    • A SMARTER way to achieve your...
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    Nearly half of all jobs do not require an advanced degree*

    In MA, middle skills jobs are desperately seeking trained workers. The demand for these jobs is expected to increase.

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    • A SMARTER way to train for a high...
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    QCC is with you every step of the way, invested in your success

    From registration to graduation, QCC offers tutoring, mentoring, and professors who want to see you to succeed. 

    Imagine: 

    • A college that puts students first - puts...
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    A place with professors who have real world experience...

    Imagine: 

    • Professors who care about YOU and YOUR success
    • A SMARTER way to receive the SAME quality education as...
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    The SMARTER way to earn YOUR degree on YOUR schedule

    Imagine: 

    • A SMARTER way to earn a degree that doesn’t interfere with your schedule, your job, your responsibilities
    • A SMARTER way to get an...
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    Finally, a SMARTER way to attend college

    Imagine: 

    • A SMARTER choice for higher education, in YOUR neighborhood
    • 7 locations, near YOUR work or home
    • Day, night, weekend and online classes to fit YOUR life
    • ...
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  • welcome back message

    Classes are in session!

    Visit The Q - Your Student Portal - to get started!

    For more information, visit the Welcome Center in the Harrington Learning Center.

    Campus Map

  • Affordability Postcard Front

    An AFFORDABLE education on YOUR terms

    Imagine: 

    • A way to attend college for little or no cost
    • A SMARTER choice for higher education at a price you can afford
    • A SMARTER way to achieve your...
    Read More
  • Middle Skills Postcard Front

    Nearly half of all jobs do not require an advanced degree*

    In MA, middle skills jobs are desperately seeking trained workers. The demand for these jobs is expected to increase.

    Imagine: 

    • A SMARTER way to train for a high...
    Read More
  • Support Postcard Front

    QCC is with you every step of the way, invested in your success

    From registration to graduation, QCC offers tutoring, mentoring, and professors who want to see you to succeed. 

    Imagine: 

    • A college that puts students first - puts...
    Read More
  • Quality Postcard Front

    A place with professors who have real world experience...

    Imagine: 

    • Professors who care about YOU and YOUR success
    • A SMARTER way to receive the SAME quality education as...
    Read More
  • Online Postcard Front

    The SMARTER way to earn YOUR degree on YOUR schedule

    Imagine: 

    • A SMARTER way to earn a degree that doesn’t interfere with your schedule, your job, your responsibilities
    • A SMARTER way to get an...
    Read More
  • Convenience Postcard Front

    Finally, a SMARTER way to attend college

    Imagine: 

    • A SMARTER choice for higher education, in YOUR neighborhood
    • 7 locations, near YOUR work or home
    • Day, night, weekend and online classes to fit YOUR life
    • ...
    Read More

Programs of Study

Quinsigamond Community College offers over 60 Associate Degree programs and over 50 certificate programs in the areas of Business, Hospitality Management, Engineering Technology, Education, Healthcare, Human Services, Liberal Arts, Maintenance Technology, and General Studies.

Choose a Program

  • Radiologic Technology students pose in lab

    Radiologic Technology

    The Radiologic Technology associate degree program prepares students to serve the local community as medical imaging professionals by meeting program-specific goals:

    • Demonstrate clinical competence.
    • Exhibit professional and ethical behaviors.
    • Utilize critical thinking and problem...
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    Computer Systems Engineering...

    The Cyber Security Certificate is designed to prepare graduates to work in the Information Technology field as Computer Support Specialists with an emphasis in cyber security. According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-2017 Edition, employment of computer support specialists is expected to...

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  • QCC theater club students at a performance

    Liberal Arts - Theater Option

    Theater at QCC serves the Liberal Arts by providing a rigorous aesthetic, intellectual, and practical opportunity to explore the frontiers of learning and the formation of collaborative communities. The primary mode of study is the practice of theater, involving theoretical, historical,...

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  • QCC instructor demonstrates computer hardware to students

    Computer Systems Engineering...

    The Personal Computer Specialist Certificate prepares graduates to work in the Information Technology field as Computer Support Specialists with an emphasis on personal computer/desktop management and support. According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-2017 Edition, employment of computer...

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    General Studies

    • The QCC General Studies associate degree program includes the following program goals:

    • To provide a comprehensive, responsive, directed academic experience which helps students identify educational and career choices, develop individualized career plans, and implement career...
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    Computer Information Systems...

    The Web Applications Certificate is designed to provide the student with the basic knowledge and skills necessary for career opportunities as an entry-level Web Developer or Web Administrator. This certificate is ideal for adult students re-entering college or for students who are currently in the...

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  • QCC student and professor work on patient in dental clinic

    Allied Dental Services -...

    The Allied Dental Services - Dental Sales/Marketing Option prepares graduates to work as sales representatives or product managers for a dental products company. For individuals who are outgoing, enjoy meeting people, and like to travel, this option will provide them with the professional skills they need to...

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  • QCC instructor and student review whiteboard

    General Studies

    • The QCC General Studies associate degree program includes the following program goals:

    • To provide a comprehensive, responsive, directed academic experience which helps students identify educational and career choices, develop individualized career plans, and implement career...
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    Liberal Arts

    The QCC Liberal Arts associate degree program includes the following program goals:

    • Provide a well-rounded foundational education in the liberal arts disciplines, defined as fine arts and humanities, mathematics, natural sciences, and social sciences.
    • Foster and hone high-level...
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  • QCC students practice healthcare techniques on patient

    Practical Nursing - Evening...

    Practical Nurse Education prepares students with skills and education that will enable them to become an effective Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). The Practical Nursing Certificate will prepare the graduate to assume an entry-level position in the field or pursue additional education. Graduates of the...

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  • QCC professor Jose Castillo plays guitar

    Liberal Arts - Music Option

    The QCC Liberal Arts - Music Option associate degree program includes the following program goals:

    • Prepare students to transfer to a four-year college or university, or entry-level work requiring communication and critical thinking skills.
    • Provide a foundational education...
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    Computer Information Systems...

    The Computer Information Systems - Health Information Option will prepare students to work in various health-related industries, such as hospitals, clinics, insurance, etc. The program curriculum provides hands-on computer experience in spreadsheet, web development, data communication, database...

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