Nassau Community College - Diploma

Nassau Community College is a two-year community college located in East Garden city, New York, United States. Nassau Community College provides two-year associate degree programmes in the discipline of mathematics, physics, chemistry, engineering, civil engineering technology, electrical engineering technology, nursing and more. Nassau Community College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education to grant associate degrees.

  • Average Tuition USD 10,200

School Description

Nassau Community College was formed as one of the member institutes of the State University of New York's 30 community colleges. The college was opened in 1960 and it held its first classes in an old courthouse with only 632 enrolled students.

Today Nassau Community College is the largest single campus community school of State University of New York's 30 community colleges. NCC offers two-year associate degrees with very high transfer rates to four-year universities in New York. NCC students get access to over 100 clubs, societies and recreational activities on campus. Till date, Nassau Community College has served over 23,000 students.

Diploma Programs

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Computer Repair Technology (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The Computer Repair Technology curriculum is designed to provide the knowledge and skills necessary to install, maintain, and repair microcomputer hardware and systems, as well as furnish support services to system users. The program will develop the necessary foundation in electronics and computer programming related to computer systems and networking. It will also focus on computer systems and networking. Principles and skills necessary to operate, troubleshoot, install and repair various types of computer systems and networks will be stressed.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Human Services: Community Service and Social Welfare (A.A.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program leads to the Associate of Arts degree and is designed for those students who intend to transfer to a baccalaureate program in social work or a related human services field. The program includes a broad variety of required and elective courses in community service (social-work oriented courses), social sciences, humanities, literature, science and math, and addictions. Various articulation agreements are in place for successful graduating students.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    A.A. Acting

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    In addition to Liberal Arts requirements, Acting degree students must successfully complete the Acting sequence: Acting I-IV, Theatre History I-II, Movement for the Actor I-II, Movement for Musical Theatre, Voice for Stage, a four-course sequence in Production & Performance, and ENG 252 (Shakespeare on Stage and Page).

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    A.A. Dance

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    In addition to Liberal Arts requirements, Dance degree students must successfully complete the Dance sequence: Dance History, Dance Technique I-IV (Modern Dance/Ballet), Dance Concepts I-II (Choreography), a Modern Dance sequence consisting of Introduction to Modern Dance, and Modern Dance I-II, and a four-course sequence in Rehearsal & Performance.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    A.A. Technical Theatre

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The Theatre/Dance Department’s extensive open-to-the-public Production Program includes a Major Musical, a Children’s Musical, a Dance Concert, a joint production with the Africana Studies Department, and numerous other plays and musicals. Auditions for these productions are open to all students enrolled in a minimum of six credits at the College. The Production Program serves as a closely supervised laboratory for the Department’s Acting, Dance, and Technical Theatre academic courses, and as an effective mechanism for taking education beyond the walls of the classroom.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Accounting (A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This curriculum prepares students for transfer to four-year institutions where they may complete the requirements for a Bachelor's degree with a major in accounting. The program enables the student to partially fulfill the educational requirements for the New York State Certified Public Accounting examination.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Administrative Business Technology (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This curriculum provides students with a broad conceptual framework in office automation and information systems combined with a strong learning experience in communication skills, keyboarding, management, and computer applications. This program includes an up-to-date curriculum that incorporates word processing, spreadsheets, database applications, desktop publishing, web page formatting, and e-commerce. During the final semester, all students participate in an internship program.Administrative Business Technology/Health Information Technology-Legal (A.A.S.)

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    Administrative Business Technology (Cert.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This curriculum provides students with a broad conceptual framework in office automation and information systems combined with a strong learning experience in communication skills, keyboarding, management, and computer applications. This program includes an up-to-date curriculum that incorporates word processing, spreadsheets, database applications, desktop publishing, web page formatting, and e-commerce. During the final semester, all students participate in an internship program.Administrative Business Technology/Health Information Technology-Legal (A.A.S.)

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Administrative Business Technology-Legal (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The legal option offers students the opportunity to learn skills in keyboarding, word processing, and legal procedures. The legal curriculum concentrates on the areas of civil litigation, wills and probates, and real estate. In addition, students will learn about the Federal and New York Court Systems. Graduates are qualified to work in law firms, which are engaged in general or specialized practice or in legal departments of large corporations, civil service, insurance companies, law publishers, or the courts. During the final semester, all students participate in a legal internship program. Students intern in law firms, the Nassau County District.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Administrative Business Technology-Legal (Cert.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The legal option offers students the opportunity to learn skills in keyboarding, word processing, and legal procedures. The legal curriculum concentrates on the areas of civil litigation, wills and probates, and real estate. In addition, students will learn about the Federal and New York Court Systems. Graduates are qualified to work in law firms, which are engaged in general or specialized practice or in legal departments of large corporations, civil service, insurance companies, law publishers, or the courts. During the final semester, all students participate in a legal internship program. Students intern in law firms, the Nassau County District.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Administrative Business Technology-Medical (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The medical curriculum offers students the opportunity to acquire skills necessary to seek employment in doctors' offices, hospitals, research institutions, insurance and pharmaceutical companies, and other health facilities. Students take courses in medical terminology, medical transcription, medical coding, medical billing, and medical office procedures. During the final semester, all students participate in a medical internship program. They intern in doctors' offices, hospitals, research institutions, insurance and pharmaceutical companies, and other health facilities. 

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Administrative Business Technology-Medical (Cert.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The medical curriculum offers students the opportunity to acquire skills necessary to seek employment in doctors' offices, hospitals, research institutions, insurance and pharmaceutical companies, and other health facilities. Students take courses in medical terminology, medical transcription, medical coding, medical billing, and medical office procedures. During the final semester, all students participate in a medical internship program. They intern in doctors' offices, hospitals, research institutions, insurance and pharmaceutical companies, and other health facilities. 

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Adolescence Education A.A.

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to support and encourage progress toward a baccalaureate degree and NYS teacher certification for students interested in pursuing teaching as a career. Adolescence Education, Teacher Education Transfer (The Liberal Arts and Sciences) degree is specifically for students interested in teaching grade levels Seventh through Twelfth Grade (7-12).

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    Adolescence Education A.S.

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to support and encourage progress toward a baccalaureate degree and NYS teacher certification for students interested in pursuing teaching as a career. Adolescence Education, Teacher Education Transfer (Liberal Arts and Sciences) degree is specifically for students interested in teaching grade levels Seventh through Twelfth Grade (7th -12th).

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Africana Studies

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Cultural Studies. The program offers courses that focus on culture; racial and ethnic issues; gender and popular culture; culture and media; and culture and globalization.

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    American Sign Language (AA)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program offers courses that focus on the study of language development, and the relationship between languages and language groups from a humanistic and/or scientific perspective.

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    Art (A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    Our A.S. degrees, designed for students who intend to pursue a four- year art education, provide a basic foundation across the various disciplines, including drawing, painting, 2D and 3D design, sculpture, ceramics, photography, printmaking, and computer graphics. Courses in Art History, ranging from primitive to contemporary and non-western, are also offered. Students must complete remedial courses in English and Reading before enrolling in any art history courses.

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    Biology

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The Department of Biology provides a strong program designed to enable students to transfer to an upper division college of their choice. Offering a wide variety of courses, the Biology Department seeks to serve those students wishing to pursue a career in the biological sciences as well as those students who simply wish to explore the field of biology. Whether designed for the science student or the non-science student, all of our laboratory courses will satisfy the science requirement for an associate degree and all Biology courses can be used for elective credit.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Business Administration (A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program prepares students for transfer to four-year institutions to continue their education in general business areas. Such a program would be suitable for those with career objectives in business management, administration, investments, finance, marketing, or any other position in the business world.

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    Business Administration (Cert.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program provides students with the necessary skills for immediate entry into today's business world. Most courses in the program can be applied toward the A.S. degree in Business Administration or the A.A.S. degree in Marketing.

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    Business Engineering

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    ENCORE is designed for individuals who want to strengthen and learn new office skills to obtain an administrative-support position. Individuals seeking to upgrade computer skills or seeking re-entry into the workforce will find that this certificate enhances employability in today's job market. Instruction includes courses in word processing, administrative management, business presentations, spreadsheets, databases, and office procedures. Focus is placed on preparing students to gain employment. At the completion of ENCORE, students will earn 15 credits. Students wishing to continue their education may apply most of these credits to a one-year certificate or a two-year degree program in the Administrative Business Technology Department.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Certificate in Construction Management

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    Certificate in Construction Management is a one-year career oriented program which prepares the student for opportunities in construction contracting and management. The coursework prepares students to enter the field as assistant to the project superintendent or manager, estimator, scheduler, or inspector. Those individuals already in the field will gain skills and knowledge to further their careers at the safety management, site superintendent, and project management levels. The Certificate in Construction Management will also provide graduates of associate degree programs in Architectural or Civil Engineering Technology an opportunity to enhance their education or to focus on management career goals rather than those associated with design. Other professionals in architecture, management, and interior design may enroll in the program to understand the building design and construction process, construction budgets, estimates, and schedules; enhance computer skills in estimating, scheduling, and management software; acquire knowledge of contract documents, building codes, and zoning regulations; understand safety issues; and develop skills in management and dispute resolution.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Certificate in Sustainable Design and Renewable Energy

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    Certificate in Sustainable Design and Renewable Energy is geared to all students of Nassau Community College interested in gaining a broad understanding of different topics in sustainable design and renewable energy. The certificate program will be taught by professionals in the field, including professional engineers and registered architects. The knowledge gained by the students in this program will aid them in procuring jobs in the green industry, in such fields as engineering, construction, financial, marketing, sales, maintenance, and many more. The sustainable design principles that students will learn in this program will allow them to better understand methods used worldwide by diverse populations.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Chemistry

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    Students studying chemistry may elect to pursue the A.A. or A.S. degree. Graduates pursue careers in education, industry, government, environmental science, health sciences, medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, and veterinary medicine. The Department operates an experimental complex consisting of six teaching laboratories and support facilities, including equipment required for instrumental analysis and medical laboratory analysis.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Childhood Education A.A.

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to support and encourage progress toward a baccalaureate degree and NYS teacher certification for students interested in pursuing teaching as a career. Childhood Education, Teacher Education Transfer (Liberal Arts and Sciences) degree is specifically for students interested in teaching grade levels First through Sixth Grade (1st -6th).

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Childhood Education A.S.

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to support and encourage progress toward a baccalaureate degree and NYS teacher certification for students interested in pursuing teaching as a career. Childhood Education, Teacher Education Transfer (Te Liberal Arts and Sciences) degree is specifically for students interested in teaching grade levels First through Sixth Grade (1st -6th).

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Civil Engineering Technology (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The Civil Engineering Technology program is accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (TAC of ABET). [Accreditation Director for Engineering Technology, Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202] The curriculum is balanced between liberal arts, mathematics, and civil engineering technology courses. Although many enter industry after graduation, others elect to transfer to Baccalaureate programs in engineering technology.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Commercial Art: Digital Technologies (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    Our A.A.S. degree program in Commercial Art: Digital Technologies provides students with training in desktop publishing and multimedia. Studies include print and graphic design, web design, 3D modeling, animation and interactive design. 

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Communication Arts (AA)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    Through the study and application of communications processes, content, and media, communications courses guide the student toward a better understanding of self and society and help develop more effective communications skills.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Computer Information Systems - Microcomputer (Cert.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The Computer Information Systems - Microcomputer Certificate Program has been designed to provide training in computer skills to meet the needs of students to adapt and succeed in the rapid growth and application of new and emerging computer technologies. The program includes a wide range of courses in computer areas such as networking, programming, and applications in order to provide training to develop marketable skills or an opportunity for college graduates to upgrade their computer skills or prepare for a career change. Students without any computer experience should complete CMP 100 (Computing Technology in Today's Society) before entering the certificate program.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Computer Science (A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program leads to the Associate in Science (A.S.) degree and is designed for those who intend to transfer to a baccalaureate program oriented in the design of hardware and software of computer systems. The program stresses computer, mathematics, and science courses which are appropriate for transfer to a baccalaureate program.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Criminal Justice (A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    Students choosing this program will be prepared for further study in the areas of criminal justice, law, public administration, sociology, or government. The program is best suited for those students planning to transfer to a four-year school, but is often used for entry-level positions in the criminal justice system.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Desktop Publishing and Design (Certificate)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The Desktop Publishing and Design Certificate provides students with specialized computer skills in typography, page layout, illustration, digital imaging, and printing. This 36 credit certificate program is designed to help prepare students for an entry level position.

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    Dietary Management Certificate

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    A course of study is available for certification in Dietary Management and Food Service Technology. Unique work study and course opportunities in Europe and Walt Disney World are offered. Students are required to work at special food and beverage functions offered to the college community as part of their coursework.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Disability Studies (A.A)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The Disability Studies (A.A.) explores disability from historical, cultural, philosophical, psychological and socio-political perspectives and from multiple disciplinary -and interdisciplinary- angles. Job opportunities may be found in developmental or physical disability service agencies, independent living centers, mental health centers, schools, geriatric and vocational rehabilitation agencies. It may also lead to employment in organizations promoting disability rights, advocacy and activism. Graduates are prepared to work effectively with individuals with many different disabilities, disorders, or conditions. Credits earned may be applied toward a B.A. in Disability Studies, Psychology or related fields.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Disability Studies (Certificate)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The Disability Studies Certificate is designed to prepare students for a career in the field of disability service. Students will gain the theoretical knowledge and practical skills that will allow them to effectively provide services that meet the unique needs of individuals with disabilities across the life-span. Courses in the program assist students in developing an understanding and knowledge of disabilities that take into consideration the individual with a disability, societal influences, the environmental setting and the mandates of disability law. Students will also learn to employ assessment techniques, programming strategies, goal planning, and life-skills training that support self-advocacy, productivity and community inclusion for individuals with developmental disabilities across the life span.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Early Childhood Education A.A.

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to support and encourage progress toward a baccalaureate degree and NYS teacher certification for students interested in pursuing teaching as a career. Early Childhood Education, Teacher Education Transfer (Liberal Arts and Sciences) degree is specifically for students interested in teaching grade levels Birth through Second Grade (Birth-2).

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Early Childhood Education A.S.

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to support and encourage progress toward a baccalaureate degree and NYS teacher certification for students interested in pursuing teaching as a career. Early Childhood Education, Teacher Education Transfer (Liberal Arts and Sciences) degree is specifically for students interested in teaching grade levels Birth through Second Grade (Birth -2nd ).

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Electrical Engineering Technology (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The Electrical Engineering Technology program is accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (TAC of ABET). The ELT program is also accredited by the Federal Aviation Association (FAA) and part of the Collegiate Training Initiative (FAA-CTI). [Accreditation Director for Engineering Technology, Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202] This curriculum prepares students as electronic technicians to enter such fields as aerospace, communications, digital computer controls, and energy conversion. Within these and related fields they may perform duties as part of a research and development team or a manufacturing, test, or service group. Graduates may continue their education by pursuing studies towards a Bachelor’s degree in engineering technology.

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    Engineering Science (A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    Curriculum content and the overall program have been reviewed and endorsed by the New York State Association of Engineering Colleges. As such, qualified graduates transfer as juniors to numerous outstanding accredited engineering colleges in New York State. This list includes transfer to such institutions as Polytechnic Institute, Manhattan College, Rochester Institute of Technology, Cornell University, Columbia University, Clarkson University, Hofstra University, Syracuse University, Union College, New York Institute of Technology, SUNY at Stony Brook, SUNY Maritime, SUNY at Buffalo and SUNY at Binghamton. The program is also accepted with liberal arts transfer credit at out-of-state accredited schools of engineering such as Penn State and the Stevens Institute of Technology.

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    English

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with critical, practical, and analytical knowledge of the fundamentals of English. The program offers courses that focus on three major objectives; reading, writing, and literature.

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    Fashion Buying and Merchandising (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    Students have the opportunity to specialize in a concentration of applied fashion merchandising courses. Specialized courses include: Fashion Advertising and Promotion, Introduction to Menswear, Fashion Apparel, Introduction to Import Buying, Fashion and Home Accessories, Fashion Coordination and Publicity, and Interior Design. As part of the program, students will study textiles, visual merchandising, retailing, and retail buying. Students will also have the opportunity to participate in an internship program, gaining valuable on-the-job experience. The degree prepares students for positions in resident buying offices, fashion manufacturers, designers’ showrooms, retail stores, fashion publications, and other firms associated with the fashion industry.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Fashion Design (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    Qualified students have the opportunity to complete the Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree in the field of fashion design. Draping, sketching, patternmaking, and garment construction will be taught using techniques and equipment employed in industry. Students will develop the skills necessary to translate their original sketches into finished garments. In addition to their coursework, students are encouraged to participate in industry-sponsored and community events. During the Spring semester, a fashion show is produced showcasing the fourth semester students' projects. Students will participate in an internship program in a design firm studio. The academic and practical experiences attained in this program provide a basis for employment as a designer, assistant designer, stylist, or patternmaker. Graduates may transfer to a four-year college to pursue a Bachelor of Fine Arts or Bachelor of Science degree. 

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    Financial Markets (Certificate)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The Financial Markets Certificate is designed to provide students with the financial skills and information needed for employment in a wide range of finance related fields (e.g. financial services, investment advisors, domestic and/or international banking and others). It is necessary to have a basic understanding of financial markets for those pursuing or maintaining careers in finance and this course of study is designed to develop this skill set. This Certificate will also serve the general community by providing an understanding of financial investments and the associated tools needed for evaluation. This knowledge will provide the basis for better management of personal financial resources and sound financial decision-making.

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    Fire Science (A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The Fire Science Degree (A.S) is designed to help students understand the importance of the fire service in our society. This program prepares students for an opportunity for employment in the Fire service field. The student will receive a strong foundation in liberal arts while gaining specific knowledge in fire science.

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    Food and Nutrition (A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    An A.S. degree in Food and Nutrition prepares students for careers in Nutrition Education and Dietetics. Specialized courses provide students with a wide range of knowledge in the industry. Students are exposed to current culinary laboratory and food production methods. In addition, on-the-job training is provided through a cooperative work experience program conducted with local industry professionals. A fully equipped laboratory features all the facilities necessary for students to prepare and serve meals. Computer Labs are used to assist the students in teaching the Hotel Front Office course, the Food and Beverage Operations course and the Food and Beverage Merchandising course. A state of the art dietary analysis program prepares students for healthcare facilities.

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    Food Service Administration, Restaurant Management (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Hospitality Management. The program offers courses that focus on the study of hospitality law, international tourism management, hospitality accounting, events management, housekeeping operations, revenue management, and organizational behavior.

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    Food Service Technology Certificate

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Hospitality Management. The program offers courses that focus on the study of hospitality law, international tourism management, hospitality accounting, events management, housekeeping operations, revenue management, and organizational behavior.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Health Information Technology (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The AAS degree in HIT is designed to prepare students, through coursework and internships, for employment as health information technicians. Health Information technicians organize and manage health information data. They ensure the quality of medical records by verifying their completeness, accuracy, and proper entry into computer systems. They use various computer applications to assemble, analyze and categorize patient information for insurance reimbursement purposes, for databases and registries, and to maintain patients’ medical and treatment records.

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    Health Information Technology (Cert.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The HIT Certificate is an AHIMA-approved coding program. The Health Information Technology (HIT) Medical Coding certificate is designed for individuals who are interested in working in the field of medical coding. Instruction includes courses in medical terminology, CPT coding, ICD coding, computer software applications in healthcare, reimbursement methodologies, healthcare data structure and delivery systems, anatomy and physiology, patho physiology, and pharmacology. During the final semester, students participate in a medical coding work/study program. They intern in hospitals, physicians' offices, ambulatory care centers, and other healthcare facilities. Successful completion of the certificate prepares students to sit for the entry level national coding certification exam CCA (Certified Coding Associate) and provides the educational coursework required for the mastery coding certification exams CCS (Certified Coding Specialist) and CCS-P (Certified Coding Specialist-Physician based).

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    Health Studies (A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Health Science. The program includes the study, research, and knowledge of health and the application of knowledge to improve health and cure diseases. The program offers courses that focus on human anatomy, chemistry, biology, pharmacology and public health.

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    History/Political Science/Geography

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    A selective program of electives is also provided in history, geography, and political science designed to meet the varied needs of both the general student and the student who wishes to pursue those studies.

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    Hotel Technology Administration (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Hospitality Management. The program offers courses that focus on the study of hospitality law, international tourism management, hospitality accounting, events management, housekeeping operations, revenue management, and organizational behavior.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Information Technology (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program leads to the Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree and is designed for those who intend to seek immediate employment in Information Technology. The program includes foundation in general education courses (for example, social sciences, humanities, and electives) plus the business and mathematics courses necessary to augment the extensive computer courses. By judicious use of electives along with active advisement from departmental faculty, students can tailor the degree program to meet their individual needs and industry requirements for a particular area of Information Technology. Topics included for study are object-oriented programming, web programming, relational database management and development, Visual Basic .NET programming, and Windows Server and Linux Administration. Some students transfer to baccalaureate degree programs in I.T. or related areas.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Interior Design/Home Furnishing (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to prepare students for immediate job placement in the interior design and decorating fields as design assistants, stylists, showroom representatives, design sales associates, Computer Aided Design (CAD) assistants, assistant colorists, or trainees for design publications. The program consists of a liberal arts component and technical courses developed in accordance with current industry standards. Students are provided with the required skills to work and grow in the field. The liberal arts background aids in the pursuit of a four-year degree. This program consists of technical courses developed in accordance with industry standards.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Interior Design/Home Furnishing (Certificate)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This certificate program is designed to prepare students for immediate placement in the interior design and decorating fields as design assistants, stylists, showroom representatives, design sales associates, assistant colorists, or retail home furnishing and decorating sales positions. Technical courses are developed in accordance with current industry standards.

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    Liberal Arts & Science - Humanities & Social Science (A.A.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Humanities. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the social and physical sciences, languages, literature, art, music, philosophy, and religion.

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    Liberal Arts & Science - Humanities & Social Science (A.A.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of general sciences including physics, chemistry, nutrition, biology, and environmental science.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Liberal Arts & Science - Math & Science (A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Mathematics. The program offers courses that focus on algebra, calculus, functional analysis, geometry, number theory, logic, topology and other mathematical specializations.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Liberal Arts & Science - Math & Science (A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of general sciences including physics, chemistry, nutrition, biology, and environmental science.

  • 1 Education Dr, Garden City, NY 11530, USA

    Logistics & Transportation Management (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This is a program which develops professionals for one of the fastest growing areas of employment: the movement of goods and people from place to place with maximum efficiency. This program focuses on core courses in logistics management and transportation plus dynamic electives in the field. The curriculum also features basic studies in English, science, the humanities, and other disciplines which provide a diverse and sound background in the liberal arts. Individual concepts in Logistics and Transportation Management are studied in depth, as is their interrelation to industrial and business operations. This degree program leads to an Associate in Applied Science. Most courses are transferable to four-year institutions.

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    Marketing

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This degree is designed to satisfy the requirements of marketing and management organizations that seek competent personnel for positions of responsibility in business. Graduates of this program secure positions as entry level marketing and management trainees. The Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree serves as the foundation for a business career upon graduation or continued education at a four-year institution.

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    Media (AA)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Media Studies. The program offers highly interdisciplinary courses that combine the study of communications, technology, sociology, history and journalism.

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    Medical Laboratory Technician (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The Medical Laboratory Technician program is a two-year (plus two summer sessions) course of study leading to an Associate in Applied Science degree. The program provides educational course requirements and clinical training for a career as a medical laboratory technician. Students learn the theory and principles of routine laboratory procedures and their role in detection, diagnosis and treatment of disease. They perform tests using contemporary, automated and computerized instrumentation in all sections of the laboratory. The curriculum includes courses in liberal arts and the basic sciences as well as specialized course offerings in the major areas of clinical laboratory science.

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    Mortuary Science (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program includes extensive work in the areas of biological science, business, and social science, as well as instruction within the major area of funeral service.

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    Nursing (A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The goal of our program is to prepare pre-licensed RN students to practice safe and competent patient-centered nursing care in a variety of health settings, to optimize human health and wellness potential across the life span, within a rapidly changing health care system.

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    Paralegal (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The paralegal program, approved by the American Bar Association, is designed to give the graduate a broad understanding of the law, practical skills, and experience in a legal setting. Employment opportunities for paralegals exist in law offices, banks, insurance companies, private industry, title companies, and government. The paralegal works under the supervision of an attorney and can assist in all phases of practice except giving legal advice, appearing in court, and setting fees. The program will accept a maximum of 9 credits of paralegal specialty transfer credits. Paralegal students are required to complete a minimum of 10 paralegal credits in the traditional format at NCC.

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    Paralegal Studies (Cert.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The American Bar Association approved Certificate program in Paralegal Studies is designed to meet the needs of the college graduate seeking a career as a paralegal. In order to be eligible for admission, a student must have either an Associate or Baccalaureate degree. Students with an Associate degree must meet the minimum general education requirements set by the American Bar Association.The program will accept a maximum of 9 credits of paralegal specialty transfer credits. Paralegal students are required to complete a minimum of 10 paralegal credits in the traditional format at NCC.

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    Performing Arts Music (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    A two-year music concentration program that leads to the Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree is offered in Performing Arts. The curriculum also is transferable to four-year institutions and closely parallels the first two years of the BM degree in music. The degree may also lead directly to performance and other careers in the music industry. The Music Department is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music. For acceptance, incoming students are required to audition on their major instrument (or voice) and take a test in written music theory, aural musicianship, and keyboard skills. Students may enter the program with deficiencies; however, appropriate noncredit courses are assigned in order to correct these deficiencies.

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    Philosophy

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    Philosophy means love of wisdom. A philosopher questions everything, seeking answers to serious questions: Does human life have meaning? What is the difference between right and wrong? How should we live our lives? Do we have free will? Does God exist? Can humans know what the physical world is really like? In doing this, the philosopher uses finely tuned arguments and tries to follow them wherever they lead. Philosophy is intrinsically interesting, enlightening, and enjoyable, but it is also an unsurpassed tool for sharpening students' reasoning skills. Moreover, philosophy courses are writing intensive, emphasizing the written expression of philosophical ideas. This is why pre-law and pre-medical students are often advised to study it, and many four-year colleges and universities require it of all students.

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    Photography (A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Photography. The program offers courses that focus on the fundamental technologies and techniques in digital and analogue photography through a mix of practical workshops, lectures and independent projects.

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    Photography (Certificate)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Photography. The program offers courses that focus on the fundamental technologies and techniques in digital and analogue photography through a mix of practical workshops, lectures and independent projects.

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    Physical Education Studies (A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program equips students with the knowledge of exercise and physical activities that promote physical fitness. The program combines coursework that includes professional education and physical education, offering courses that focus on the study of kinesiology; exercise psychology; and motor skills development.

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    Physical Therapist Assistant (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) works under the supervision of a physical therapist in sports medicine facilities, outpatient clinics, schools, rehabilitation centers, nursing homes, hospitals, home care, athletic teams and other health service agencies. Employing the knowledge of the patient’s condition, the physical therapist assistant performs hands-on treatments for people who have temporary or more permanent physical disabilities such as inability to walk, inability to move a body part or painful conditions. The PTA optimizes movement to improve the human experience across the lifespan by using therapeutic exercises, manual therapy, and pain relieving modalities. The program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA).

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    Radiation Therapy Technology (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The Radiation Therapy program is a two-year (four semesters and three summer sessions) program leading to the Associate in Applied Science degree. Radiation Therapy courses are only offered during the day and students are admitted to the program during the Fall semester only. Graduates are eligible to take the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists examination to become Registered Radiation Therapists and obtain New York State Licensure. Radiation Therapists primarily treat cancer patients by applying ionizing radiation according to a radiation oncologist's prescription, using a variety of complex treatment techniques and equipment.

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    Radiologic Technology (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The Radiologic Technology program is a two-year (i.e., four semesters and three summer sessions) program leading to the Associate in Applied Science degree. This is a day only program starting each Fall semester. The curriculum combines liberal arts studies and technical courses with clinical education at affiliated hospitals in Nassau and Suffolk counties. The Radiologic Technology student is trained to work under the supervision of a physician in the diagnostic applications of x-rays. Responsibilities of the Radiologic Technologist include; positioning of patients, handling of complex equipment, and utilizing radiation protection devices. In addition to these technical skills, the technologist's duties require him/her to attend to the physical and emotional needs of patients who are often acutely ill or seriously injured. The program is accredited under the Nassau Community College accreditation granted by The Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, and by the New York State Department of Health. 

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    Respiratory Care (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    Respiratory Care is an allied health specialty concerned with the performance of diagnostic cardiopulmonary evaluation and respiratory therapy treatment applied to patients with deficiency and abnormalities of the cardiopulmonary system. It includes related education of the patient, family, and public. Cardiopulmonary evaluation includes the acquisition, analysis and interpretation of data obtained from physiologic specimens, performance of diagnostic tests, studies and research of the cardiopulmonary system, as well as neurophysiologic studies related to respiratory care. Specific testing techniques are employed in respiratory care to assist in diagnosis, monitoring treatment and research. This is understood to include measurement of ventilatory volumes, pressures, flows, blood gas analysis and other related physiologic monitoring. Respiratory therapy techniques include the application and monitoring of medical gases and related administration apparatus, environmental control systems, humidification systems, aerosols, inhaled medications, ventilatory support, bronchopulmonary drainage, pulmonary rehabilitation, cardiopulmonary resuscitation and airway management.

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    Retailing Business Management (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    Students in retail business management are prepared for merchandising and management careers in such retail enterprises as department and specialty stores, resident buying offices, chain organizations, and small businesses. The program includes an on-the-job work assignments in department stores and other firms. The Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree provides students with positions in the retailing industry upon graduation or continued education at a four-year institution.

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    Studio Recording Technology (Cert.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This three-semester program is designed to introduce students to music and recording technology and to provide a broad based perspective of the music industry. The SRT certificate is designed for those seeking entry-level employment in the recording industry, as well as those wishing to establish independent music recording/production businesses. Classes meet on campus and at an off-campus professional recording studio.

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    Surgical Technology (A.A.S.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The Surgical Technology student is prepared to assume the role of surgical technologist in any surgical setting. In this program, the student is prepared to function in the areas of scrub, circulating assistant, and second assistant during surgical and obstetrical procedures. The graduate surgical technologist may elect to specialize in a particular area of surgery such as open heart, neuro, eye, orthopedics, and many others. Graduates are also employed in interventional suites, delivery rooms, ambulatory surgery centers, organ retrieval/transplant teams, and surgical equipment sales. This two-year program leads to an Associate in Applied Science Degree and is accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon recommendation from the Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC/STSA).

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    Teaching Assistant Certificate

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to meet the training levels for New York State Teaching Assistant Licensure and Certification. The Teaching Assistant Certificate provides an opportunity for individuals interested in education to begin their higher education in a gradual and supportive manner. Teaching Assistants provide direct instructional services to students under the supervision of a licensed teacher. All courses are applicable to the Teacher Education Transfer Associate degrees and provide a smooth transition to baccalaureate level education programs.

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    The Creative Writing (A.A.)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The A. A. in Creative Writing provides students with knowledge and skills that will prepare them for a career in writing. The curriculum is also appropriate for students continuing onto a four-year institution where they may complete a Bachelor’s degree with a major in Creative Writing.

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    The Emergency Management (A.S)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The Emergency Management program (A.S) is designed to help students understand the importance of emergency management in our society. Furthermore, this program prepares students for transfer to a four year degree program or an opportunity for employment in the Emergency Management field. The student will receive a strong foundation in liberal arts while gaining training and specific knowledge in emergency management.

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    Web Design (Certificate)

    USD 10,200 Tuition Fee

    The Website Design Certificate program provides students with specialized computer skills in web site design, web site component languages and general computer technology in order to better define their own roles in the Industry. This 36-37 credit certificate program is designed to help prepare students for an entry- level position.

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