Queensborough Community College is the recipient of a $1,332,500 America’s Promise U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) grant through the City University of New York (CUNY) TechWorks. Queensborough, recognized as one of the country’s foremost community colleges to participate in undergraduate research, is one of only three CUNY community colleges to receive the award, which will take place over a four-year period, beginning January 1, 2017.
The grant will offer tuition-free training to help students obtain the necessary skills, competencies and credentials including paid apprenticeship/internships, on-the-job training, and job placement. The program will partner with several local and international employers including software leader SAP. Queensborough will focus on in-demand industries in information technology, developing courses in web technology, smart phone applications, C++ programming and web client programming, all of which will lead to the College’s new Associate in Science (A.S) degree in Information and Internet Technology.
Open House - Saturday, September 9 at 10am - Medical Arts Atrium. Get 5% OFF, Everyone is Welcome!!~ Applied Software Development Program Info Sessions begin July 31, Check for more dates and times!
Career Direct Program - is for current degree students and graduates of Medical Office Assistant (A.A.S), Business Management (A.A.S.), Office Administration and Technology (A.A.S.), Computer Information Systems (A.A.S.), and Internet and Information technology (A.A.S.) programs with career counseling, resume writing and job search strategies.
A.C.E. Advantage - Advising, Counseling, Employment
A.C.E. Advantage - Advising, Counseling, Employment - is a free program for students in Professional Development courses: Accounting, Emergency Room Technician, Patient Care Technician, Bookkeeping, Medical Office Assistant, Phlebotomy Technician, Certified Nursing Assistant, Medical Billing & Coding, EMT, EKG Technician, Paralegal Studies, Hemodialysis Certification Preparation.
The Division of Pre-College, Continuing Education and Workforce Development helps expand your personal and professional opportunities by offering many of online courses in multiple fields.