Credit-Free Certification Programs


Applicants are required to submit a Statement of Need, detailing financial or personal hardship. Examples of need are: unemployment, underemployment, medical expenses, disability, or other family or personal emergency.

Need-based applications for the workforce development certificate programs listed below are now being accepted for Winter/Spring 2018. A limited number of partial scholarships for eligible applicants will be awarded on a first-come, first-served basis.

The Review Committee will meet once a month.

Download the Scholarship Application.

Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) ** A+ Certification (901 & 902)* Certified Ethical Hacker Exam Certification Preparation*
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) ** Network+ Certification* Oracle DBA Associate
Pharmacy Technician ** Security+ Certification* AutoCAD Certification Preparation
Phlebotomy Technician ** Microsoft Office Certification* Administering Windows Server 2016*
 Veterinary Assistant ** Web Design MCC Certificate*  Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification Preparation*
Personal Trainer National Certification* Microsoft Office MCC Certificate  Microsoft Access Certification
American Red Cross Standard First Aid/Adult CPR Microsoft Outlook Certification Microsoft Excel Certification
Motorcycle: Connecticut Rider Education Program Microsoft Word Certification Microsoft PowerPoint Certification
Connecticut Basic Boating & Safe Boating and Personal Water Craft Course – In A Day Basic Appraisal Procedures and Basic Appraisal Principles Principles & Practices of Real Estate*

Please note: not all courses are offered every semester.

*Credit-free programs eligible for scholarships.

**Eligible allied health courses must have prerequisites fulfilled before applying for a scholarship. Your registration form approved by the Allied Health Coordinator must be attached to the application.

Please return the scholarship form by mail:

Manchester Community College
Division of Continuing Education
Credit-Free Scholarship Application
M.S. #16, P.O. Box 1046
Manchester, CT 06045-1046

John V. Gannon Continuing Education Center,
Learning Resource Center,   Room B147

By fax:

For more information, call 860-512-2800 or view our catalog online.