Mount Wachusett Community College introduced several new programs during the 2014 – 2015 catalog year.
Liberal Arts Biological Science (LAB)
Prepare to transfer in the biological sciences or take as a pre-professional program for aspiring physicians, veterinarians, dentists, and pharmacists.
Liberal Arts Chemical Sciences (LACH)
Earn an associate degree and prepare to transfer in chemistry as a junior at a four-year institution.
Cyber Security (CSC)
This certificate serves as an introduction for students who want to start a career in IT security.
Health Information Management (HIM)
Enter the workforce as a medical coder, coding supervisor, documentation coding specialist, HIM revenue cycle auditor or health information technician.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, jobs in this field are projected to increase an average of 15.5 percent through 2018.
Liberal Arts with Physics or Pre-Engineering (LAEP)
Earn an associate degree and develop a strong math and physics background so you can transfer into a bachelor’s degree program as a junior.
Analytical Laboratory and Quality Systems (ALQC)
Prepare for a job as a Quality Technician, Calibration Technician or Quality Control Inspector. This certificate will prepare you for a variety of industries including aerospace, automotive, biotechnology medical device, pharmaceutical and general manufacturing.