Delaware County Community College, Serving Delaware and Chester Counties

Workforce & Economic Development Division

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The College is a regional leader in the development and delivery of courses leading to professional certifications, certificates of competency and proficiency, and Associate in Applied Science degrees. We are proud to support employers and students in Delaware, Chester and surrounding counties with programs, degrees, and professional development courses that lead to careers in regional high priority occupations. Programs in automotive technology, carpentry, construction management and supervision, industrial production and mechanical technology, and certifications for electricians, HVAC specialists, plumbers and welders are all aligned with the workforce needs of employers in our region.

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Continuing Education Classes


“I chose DCCC because it was close to home and offered the education I was seeking at a reasonable price. The knowledgeable staff gave me the foundation I needed in order to be successful.”
-Joe, Garnet Valley School District, HVA Certificate, 2020
“I chose Delaware County Community College for academic career advancement in the field of Engineering and Technology at an affordable cost.”
-Joel, South East Delco School District, Process Control Technology, 2019
“Delaware County Community College gave me the tools to get my career off the ground and the skills to continue learning and growing in my field.”
Annie, Upper Darby School District, A.A.S. Machine Tool Technology, 2015
“I chose Delaware County Community College because I was looking for a career, and I feel that my training prepared me well to start in a new profession.”
Don, Ridley School District, A.A.S. Skilled Trades (Welding), 2020

Why Delaware County Community College?


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32,000 sq. foot State of the art training facility
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17 Certificates in high demand occupations for this region
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Industry-aligned training that leads to high paying jobs with less student-loan debt


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5 Degree pathways
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80-85 Students participate in co-ops/internships yearly
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9 Programs with industry recognized certifications


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86% Employment after completion
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$625K in tuition assistance/ scholarships awarded annually**
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20% Students who earn a certificate go on and earn an Associate Degree*

Advanced Technology Center

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Tours Every Monday (Except Holidays)
6 p.m.
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The Advanced Technology Center on the Marple Campus offers 32,000 square feet of classroom and laboratory space for the College’s technical programs.

With cutting-edge technology, the Advanced Technology Center gives students hands-on experiencethat prepares them for today’s in-demand occupations. Italso features highly specialized and customized education and training programs for the College’s corporate partners, such as Acero Precision, Penn Machine Works and Sunoco. Thanks to these partnerships, students learn on the latest technology and equipment, and they graduate well prepared for jobs in today’s high-growth advanced manufacturing fields.

Tour the Advanced Technology Center

Information sessions and tours are a great way to learn more about the programs and degrees related to manufacturing, advanced technology, skilled trades, and professional certificates. You’ll learn about the programs the College offers, the employment outlook for our region, and have the opportunity to tour our state-of-the-art Advanced Technology Center. Information sessions typically last 30 to 40 minutes.