Category Archives: Cape May County Campus

Atlantic Cape Hosts ‘5K Race for Opportunity’ on Sept. 9 at Cape May County Campus to Raise Money for Scholarships

Atlantic Cape Community College held a “5K Race for Opportunity” on Sept. 9 at its Cape May County Campus.

three women standing with trophies

Female division winners from left, Megan Towley of Cape May, first place; Rachel Shenk of Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, second place; and Athena Cruz of Villas, third place.

Participants received a T-shirt, and prizes were awarded to the top three male and female finishers. Proceeds went toward Atlantic Cape’s Foundation for a scholarship.

Female division winners were Megan Towley of Cape May, first place; Rachel Shenk of Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, second place; and Athena Cruz of Villas, third place. Continue reading

Upcoming Transfer Events at Atlantic Cape

Atlantic Cape will host the 2017 College Transfer Fairs Oct. 10, 11, and 12. Colleges and universities will be on hand to meet with students about opportunities for transferring after completing their associate degrees.

Faculty are asked to consider incorporating attendance at the fairs into your classes. As we know, successful student transfer begins with the first credit, not the last! Continue reading

Employee Discount for Saturday’s ‘5K Race for Opportunity’

Employees of the college can fill out this registration form and only pay $20, a $5 savings, to participate in this Saturday’s “5K Race for Opportunity” at the Cape May County Campus, 341 Court House-South Dennis Road, Cape May Court House. Bring the form with you to the race.

Registration begins at 6 a.m.; the race begins at 8 a.m. and concludes at 10 a.m.

Participants will receive a T-shirt, and prizes will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers.

For more information or questions, contact Jean McAlister at mcaliste@atlantic.edu or Anna Simmons at simmons@atlantic.edu.

‘How Can I Help You’ Campaign

A message from Jean McAlister, dean of Resource Development & President/Board of Trustees Operations:

Atlantic Cape has launched a “How Can I Help You?” campaign as part of our efforts to enhance the overall student experience. As a student-centric institution, connecting and cultivating students at every touch point across the institution and across campuses. It is our goal to let students know we are here for them and encouraged to ask us a question.

We are asking that everyone at all three campuses to wear the “How Can I Help You?” button.

Buttons are available from the following people:

Mays Landing Campus–Anna Simmons, College Relations, J 238

Atlantic City Campus–Linda Palmer, W 218

Cape May County Campus–Tammy DeFranco, Career Center

Thank you in advance for supporting this effort as we work together to enhance the student experience!

Late-start Classes Begin Sept. 25 at Atlantic Cape Community College

Atlantic Cape Community College will offer “late-start” classes beginning Sept. 25 for students who want to add a class to their schedule or anyone interested in continuing their education.

Classes include: ALHT-110-Comprehensive Medical Terminology, online; ARTS103-Art Appreciation, meets 5-8:50 p.m., Wednesdays, Mays Landing Campus; ARTS-128-Introduction to Photographic Methods, online; BUSN101-Introduction to Business, online; BUSN202-Principles of Marketing, online; BUSN222-Introduction to Management, online; CISM125-Introduction to Computers, meets 7-8:50 p.m., Mondays/Wednesdays, Mays Landing Campus; ENGL080-Reading/Writing II, meets 5-6:50 p.m., Mondays/Wednesdays, Mays Landing Campus; ENGL101-Composition I, meets 5-6:50 or 6-7:50 p.m., Tuesdays/Thursdays, Mays Landing Campus; HIST102-Western World II, meets 7-8:50 p.m., Mondays/Wednesdays, Mays Landing Campus; MATH073-Introduction to Algebra I-Prealgebra, online; MATH074-Introduction to Algebra II, online; and SOCL101-Principles of Sociology, online. Classes run through mid-December. Continue reading

Atlantic Cape Offers Professional Certificate Programs To Prepare Students for Specific Jobs

Atlantic Cape Community College will offer 29 Professional Certificate Series programs this fall that gives students entry-level skills for specific jobs. Each series can be taken on a part-time basis in the day or evening with many courses available online. Students begin and end the program at their own pace, and many programs can be completed in one year. In addition, credits earned may be applied toward an Atlantic Cape associate degree.

Programs provide training in a variety of positions, ranging from an addiction counseling specialist to an unmanned aircraft specialist with many programs focusing on computer careers. Two such programs are the PC Specialist and the Web Design Professional. Continue reading

Atlantic Cape to Hold ‘5K Race for Opportunity’ on Sept. 9 at Cape May County Campus to Raise Money for Scholarships

2017 5kRace FlyerAtlantic Cape Community College will hold a “5K Race for Opportunity” on Sept. 9 at its Cape May County Campus, 341 Court House-South Dennis Road, Cape May Court House.

Registration begins at 6 a.m.; the race begins at 8 a.m. and concludes at 10 a.m. Cost is $20 for preregistration through Sept. 6, and $25 after and on the day of the race. Registration forms are available to download and print under “events” at http://www.atlantic.edu/50. Make checks payable to Atlantic Cape Community College, and mail to 5100 Black Horse Pike, Mays Landing, NJ, 08330, attention: Anna Simmons. Online registration can be completed at http://bit.ly/AtlanticCape5KRace through midnight on Sept. 7. All registration fees will go toward Atlantic Cape’s Foundation for scholarships.

Participants will receive a T-shirt, and prizes will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers.

For more information contact Jean McAlister at mcaliste@atlantic.edu or Anna Simmons at simmons@atlantic.edu.