Pathways to Academic Degrees and Certificates
Non-credit courses offered through NSCC's Division of Professional Education and Corporate Training can be a steppingstone to further training that leads to higher earnings and greater career sustainability.
North Shore Community College is one of 14 institutions selected nationally to participate in the Association of Community College Trustees’ and Education Strategy Group’s Non-Credit and Credit Alignment Lab (NCAL), a two-year initiative to support community colleges efforts to develop new or improved pathways between noncredit and credit programs. NSCC was the only community college in MA chosen to participate, building on its history of activity and success in this area.
NSCC Offers Noncredit Course Pathways to Academic Programs focused on Behavioral Health
Interested in furthering your education?
NSCC helps students gain a head start toward their certificate or degree by using the knowledge they have acquired through prior learning.
A Community Health Worker ensures the health and well-being of multi-cultural residents in a variety of community-based settings such as homes, schools, clinics, shelters, local businesses, and community centers. NSCC’s Community Health Worker course can build credits towards
Recovery Coaches play a vital role in the community; they serve as guides and mentors to individuals with drug and alcohol problems, and empower people on their personal journey by providing many options and 'paths' to recovery.
NSCC Associate Degree & Certificate Programs
Behavioral Health Focus
Substance Addiction Counseling Certificate
Drug & Alcohol Rehabilitation Associate in Science Degree
Developmental Disabilities Direct Support Certificate
Developmental Disabilities Associate in Science Degree
Elder Advocate Certificate
Community Health Worker Certificate
Child Youth Advocate Certificate
Human Services Practitioner Associate in Science Degree
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For More Information
Contact NSCC's Division of Corporate and Professional Education