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Earn Your Degree Online at Atlantic Cape Community College

June 23, 2014

Atlantic Cape Community College will offer more than 100 courses online this fall as an option for those unable to attend classes in a traditional setting. The college offers 13 associate degree programs entirely online, as well as credits toward any of the college’s 55 degree programs. Fall classes begin Sept. 2.

Register online at www.atlantic.edu/fall or in person, Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at any of the college’s three locations: Mays Landing Campus, 5100 Black Horse Pike; the Charles D. Worthington Atlantic City Campus, 1535 Bacharach Blvd.; and the Cape May County Campus, 341 Court House-South Dennis Road, Cape May Court House.

Some online options this fall are: Fundamentals of Nutrition, Intro to Photographic Methods, Principles of Marketing, Creative Writing I, American National Government, Child Psychology, Financial Accounting, College Algebra and more.

Courses are accessible 24/7, so students can log on and work at their convenience.

Atlantic Cape was the first community college in New Jersey to offer a full degree program at a distance, to accommodate the 24-hour schedules of casino and tourism employees.

The degree programs that are available entirely online include: Business, Business Administration (A.A. or A.S), Computer Information Systems, Computer Programming, Computer Systems Support, Database Design and Development, General Studies, History, Literature, Office Systems Technology, Psychology and Social Science.

“The courses are particularly convenient for parents of young children, those in the military, police officers, firefighters, the disabled, those recovering from illness and those who have flexible work schedules,” said Michelle Perkins, director of instructional technology.           

For more information, email fall@atlantic.edu or call (609) 343-5000, 625-1111, ext. 5000, or 463-3960 in Cape May County.