Asnuntuck Community College is currently accepting and registering students for the fall semester. A variety of classes are available for students interested in earning a certificate, degree or just learning for personal enrichment. ACC offers degree and certificate programs in Accounting, Business Administration, Human Services, Early Childhood Education, Communications, Criminal Justice, Manufacturing, Liberal Arts and General Studies.
ACC’s Advanced Manufacturing Technology Center is the model center for the Connecticut Community College System. There is currently a demand in the state for highly skilled machinists. ACC is helping fill that need by offering a three credit Introduction to Advanced Manufacturing Technology class. Open to all ACC students, this general elective will allow students to participate in a hands-on, team based course. Students will rotate through machining, welding, and electronics. Two offerings are available for this course, with one being Mondays from 6-9 p.m. and the second being Wednesdays from 12:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Class size is limited to 20 students. For more information on this class, call Paul Felici at 860-253-3189.
The following are just a few additional courses being offered this fall. QuickBooks will be offered on Thursdays, from 6:30 p.m.-9:25 p.m. Students will complete the course having a basic understanding of QuickBooks. Students will learn how to enter data, prepare financial statements and create reports. Sports Reporting offered on Wednesdays, from 6:30 p.m.-9:25 p.m., introduces students to the fundamentals of sports writing. Students will analyze sports reporting in print, broadcast, and online. Assignments emphasize practical skills grounded in journalism, including interviewing, writing, and editing. Students will produce both written and recorded (audio/video) assignments to demonstrate course competencies. Music and Movement, which is only offered in the fall at ACC, will be held on Mondays from 6:00 p.m.-8:55 p.m. The role that music and movement play in the young child's life will be learned and experienced in this highly interactive course. Students will understand the importance of music in all domains of development and will create and implement appropriate lesson plans to include music and movement in their curriculum. Minorities in the US, will be offered on Mondays and Wednesdays from 12:30 p.m-1:50 p.m. The course will focus on the study of the social, economic, and political conditions affecting the status of major ethnic and racial groups in the United States. Attention is focused on selected minority groups, emphasizing patterns of immigration, intercultural conflict, accommodation, and assimilation.
Registration is currently underway for the fall semester at ACC. Registration is available online 24/7 and in person from 8:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Counselors are available until 6:00 p.m., Monday through Wednesday. Extended registration hours, until 6:30 p.m., are available on August 11, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 27, 31, and September 1 & 2nd. Classes begin on Monday, August 31st. Visit www.asnuntuck.edu/courses-programs/course-schedules for more information on additional fall semester offerings.