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Frequently Asked Questions

Why Earn an Associate Degree at MWCC?

Whether you want to transfer to a four-year college or university or begin your career immediately upon graduation, MWCC’s associate degrees are a great choice. MWCC offers quality education, convenience, and all the support you’ll need to be a success. Also, pursuing an associate degree at MWCC is one of the most affordable ways to complete the first two years toward your bachelor’s degree or to gain short-term training to start a career.

When Are Classes Offered?

You can take classes in a 8 week or full semester format at MWCC’s Leominster Campus. Courses are offered at the following times:

SUMMER Session I & Session II

  • 9:00 am – 12:45 pm
  • 5:15 – 9:00 pm

FALL and SPRING Cycles I & II

  • 9:00 – 11:40 am
  • 1:00 – 3:40 pm
  • 4:30 – 7:10 pm
  • 7:10 – 9:50 pm
  • Full semester Friday classes meet 9:00 – 11:30 am

How Long Does It Take to Complete an Associate Degree?

An associate degree can be completed in two years of full-time study or part-time over a longer period.

Where Can I Complete These Degrees?

These degrees can be completed entirely at MWCC’s Leominster Campus. They can also be completed at the Gardner campus. Some courses can also be taken online.

How Do I Enroll?

You will need to apply to the college. Drop by or call the Leominster Campus, 978-630-9810 or the Gardner Campus 978-630-9110. You will need to complete an application form, pay the $10 application fee, send in your official high school transcript, and send in your official college transcript (if seeking transfer credit).