Essex Community College is offering special introductory classes in 12 career areas. The courses, which range from one to three credits, can give a better understanding of the special career areas. Most are offered in the morning, evening, and several on Saturdays.
Courses of special interest are Introduction to Business and Industry, Introduction to Criminal Justice, Principles of Computer Information Systems, Introduction to Drafting Technology, Orientation to Electronics, Orientation to Food Industry Technology, Introduction to Hotel and Restaurant Management, Introduction to Mental Health, Orientation to Nuclear Medicine, Orientation to Physical Education, Recreation, and Health, Introduction to Teaching, and Introduction to Veterinary Technology.
Essex also has a Career and Life Planning course, offered in the morning and evening, which helps students learn how to make life planning and career decisions. This three-credit course can be beneficial if career decisions are looming.
To discuss transfer and career programs, students can to speak to the counselors in the Human Development Division. Appointments can be arranged by calling 522-1268.
For more information about fall classes at Essex Community College, call the Office of Records and Registration at 522-1263.