Exploring Career Options

To register please call 914-606-6830 and press option 1

Explore a Career in the Decorating Business
Are you creative? Do you have an eye for color? Are you addicted to those TV decorating shows and design magazines? Can you decorate for a living? Explore career options in the decorating field and needed educational requirements. View some before and after pictures of projects and a look at the behind-the-scenes activities.
CE-CRXPL 2018, 1 Sat., July 29, 9:30 am-1:30 pm, KNC-2, $35. M Colella. #5329

Entrepreneurship: Starting Your Own Business with Little Money Down
Learn practical, behind-the-scenes information on how to start a successful, home-based, second income business that can become full-time. With little money down, find out how to decide on a business or product to sell, discuss how to avoid major financial mistakes, and explore franchising.
CE-BUS 2003, 1 Tues., June 20, 8:00-10:00 pm, KNC-2, $25 (+ $20 optional materials fee, payable to instructor). B Nathan. #5345

Slicing the Big Apple
A course for lovers of urban history that will dynamically combine the history, ethnography, and architecture of a complex, diverse city. It will also prepare you to become a certified NYC tour guide.
CE-TRVL 2005, 5 Sat., July 1-29, 11:00 am-1:00 pm, Room TBD, $100. H Fischer. #5365

Voice-overs…NOW is Your Time!
Learn about a unique, outside-of-the-box way to cash in on one of the most lucrative full or part-time careers out there. This is a business that you can handle on your own terms, on your own turf, in your own time, and with practically no overhead. This fun and exciting class could be the game changer you’ve been looking for!
CE-COMM 2008, 1 Wed., July 12, 7:00-9:00 pm, KNC-5, $45. D Levine. #5384

Accounting & Bookkeeping 1
An introduction to beginning accounting practices including: transaction analysis, journal entries, general ledger, and financial statements. Bring a calculator and pencils to class. Purchase textbooks and workbook and bring to first day of class. 2.0 CEUs.
CE-BUS 2000, 6 Sat., July 8-Aug. 12, 8:00 am-12:00 noon. KNC-4, $285 (+ textbooks). H Cuevas. #5368

A New Direction in a Changing World: Individual Sessions
Meet individually with Nationally Certified Career Counselor Gloria Goldstein to explore, clarify, and generate your personal career objectives or develop a resume and job search plan. A 90-minute session is $110. To schedule your appointment, call 914-606-6535 or email workforceandcommunity@sunywcc.edu

 

Summer Sizzle – New Opportunities

Make the most of your career advancement and professional opportunities with leading edge certificate programs. These flexible programs are designed for students looking to advance their career, enter the workforce and / or career changers looking for a professional career path with growth and earning potential.

Paralegal
Westchester Community College’s American Bar Association approved Paralegal Program offers comprehensive, hands-on training that makes graduates of our program prepared for the workforce. Graduating paralegals / legal assistants are taught the skills needed to perform competently and ethically under the supervision of an attorney. The Paralegal Program is rich in cultural, educational and age diversity. Students from around the world have enrolled in the program.
Associate Degree (60 credits): Earn your associates degree in this growing career field.
Certificate Program (30 credits): Available to students who have completed an associates, bachelor’s (or master’s) degree or 60 college credits from an accredited institution.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Each year thousands of jobs go unfilled because employers cannot find skilled talent. This program enables students to gain valuable skills to enter the exciting and in demand field of Information Technology. Cisco certifications are some of the most sought after skill sets in the IT job market. Enroll today for flexible daytime or evening class options including Associate degree and certificate programs.

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
The one-year certificate is designed to train students in modern CAD methods including hands-on experience using current equipment and software (AutoCAD) and advancing on to the exciting field of 3D printing.  This program prepares students for a variety of opportunities and roles within the field including product design, construction, equipment fabrication and more. Explore your options today!

Medical Billing and Coding
This certificate program is intended for those who wish to gain employment or those already employed in healthcare looking to enhance their skills in medical billing and health information management. Students can develop a thorough knowledge of medical terminology, health records management, insurance procedures and billing including medical coding and office administration skills vital for success in this growing field. Visit our website or campus today and learn how we can help advance your career.

Entrepreneurship / Small Business Management
The Certificate Program for Small Business Entrepreneurship is designed for individuals interested in successfully starting or maintaining a small business. Completing this certificate can help the small business entrepreneur maximize the skills and abilities necessary to succeed in today’s market. Courses include essentials in Marketing, Communications, Accounting, Small Business Management and other important classes for the entrepreneur or business owner. Explore your options today!

For additional information contact:
Jim Irvine, Director of Corporate Education and Continuing and Professional Education
at james.irvine@sunywcc.edu or 914-606-6658
or
email us at pdc@sunywcc.edu / call us at 914-606-6598
For program information, visit our website at www.sunywcc.edu and go to Academics / Academic Programs