Welcome to our Continuing & Professional Education at Housatonic Community College.
We are committed to student success and community enrichment by offering accessible, affordable and quality education to a diverse student population who are pursuing specialized training, career advancement and pathways to college.
We employ professional staff and qualified instructors who are dedicated to serve the community. These courses enhance professional skills, improve job performance, work towards job promotion, change careers, and improve résumés. Our non-credit programs and courses are designed to fit your busy schedules, and provide the short-term path ways to reach your goals.
The focus of Workforce Development at HCC is to serve internal stakeholders, faculty and administration, as well as meeting the needs of the community. The non-credit programs and courses offered are diverse from pre-collegiate for high school students to professional advancement and certification, contract programs for employers, economic development initiatives and are targeted to specific groups.
Programs and Courses are offered in the Fall, Spring, Summer semesters.