Enrollment: 3 terms per year
Financial Aid: Yes
State: New Jersey
City: Mays Landing
Street: 5100 Black Horse Pike
Phone: (609) 343-4900
Atlantic Cape Community College (ACCC) is a co-educational, two-year community college located in both Atlantic County and Cape May County in New Jersey. ACCC is dedicated to providing comprehensive, student-centered, and accessible education to a diverse community of students. Founded in 1964, it has become the second community college in New Jersey.
Atlantic Cape Community College awards Associate in Arts, Associate in Science and Associate in Applied Science degrees in its transfer and career degree programs. Various majors are offered by the Colleges academic departments:
Arts and Humanities
Computer Information Systems
Culinary Arts, Academy of
English as a Second Language and Modern Languages
Math and Science
ACCC being a leader in educational technology, offers associate degrees through distance education. Most of the programs are offered through online classes, available via the Internet. The degrees available through online learning include A.S. in Business Administration, General Studies, and Computer Information Systems; A.A.S. in Business Administration, Office Systems Technology; A.A. in Liberal Arts with options in Business, History, Humanities, Literature, Psychology, and Social Science. The distant education programs are developed to make a college education more accessible to those who cannot earn their degree in the traditional method because of work schedules or other responsibilities.
ACCC is accredited by The Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.
ACCC offers a variety of financial aid opportunities, which include grants, scholarships, loans and work-study programs. A financial aid package may contain all four types. ACCC also offers aid to Veterans.