Career Direct


Medical Assistant A.A.S.

Employment in the healthcare industry is projected to grom 23 percent from 2014 to 2024, nuch faster than the average for all occupations

The continued growth in the demand of healthcare will lead to new openings in the industry.


Computer Information Systems A.A.S.

Internet and Information Technology A.A.S.

Tech is shifting to cloud computing, the collection and storage of big data, "Internet of things", and the continued demand for mobile computing.

The Tech industry is expected to add about 488,500 new jobs, from about 3.9 million jobs to about 4.4 million jobs from 2014 to 2024.


Business Management - Marketing A.A.S.

Office Administration and Technology A.A.S.

The Business industry occupations are projected to grow between 6 to 8 percent from 2014-2024.

Employment growth will be driven by the formation of new organizations and expansion of existing ones, which will require more workers to manage these operations.

Our mission is to empower students to become advocates of their own professional aspirations and to optimize their personal and professional potential, through direct connections with potential employers leading to experiential learning, internships and employment opportunities.


This Bootcamp is aimed to introduce students to HTML, CSS and JavaScript, with real world applications. You will learn to build a stunning webpage design from scratch, UI design techniques, integrate JavaScript to create dynamic web content. No framework will be use in this bootcamp.

Expectations and Goals

Students will be able to:

  • Create webpages using only HTML, CSS and JavaScript.
  • Design webpages using UI elements.
  • Read and understand JavaScript code.
  • Create a 2 projects to add to your portfolio.



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Ivan Martinez


The M.E.N.T.O.R. (Motivation, Encouragement, Nurture, Tutoring, Obstacles, and Reassurance) program is an integral component of the Career Direct Program and assists in the added academic value and student experience at Queensborough Community College. All Peer Mentors provide additional support navigating the college experience and coach students through their continued educational career. Peer Mentors are visible, active, and invested in the development of an inclusive, academically-focused community. Join the M.E.N.T.O.R. team!

Career Direct Team


Miatta Weisel, MBA

Program Director


Continuing Education and

Workforce Development

Room: H-246

Phone: 718-281-5322


Vanessa Ramjas, MSOB, MSM

Career Adviser


Continuing Education and

Workforce Development

Room: H-246

Phone: 718-281-5388

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The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.