Online Courses

Further Your Career; Earn a Certificate While Leading a Busy Life.

BMCC offers a wide range of online certificate programs and personal development courses for you to explore.  Whatever your interests are, you can receive quality instruction and achieve your learning goals from the comfort and convenience of your internet connection!

Education to Go (Ed2Go): Professional Skills Online Courses

For short-term personal development courses, we have chosen to partner with Ed-2-Go, which offers over 300 class start dates each month. Options range from Test Preparation to Grant Writing to Computer or Photography courses and more. A dedicated professional instructor facilitates every course; pacing learners, answering questions, giving feedback, and facilitating discussions. Upon successful completion of the course, you will be able to download a certificate of completion. Typical price for these courses is $99.  All courses run for six to eight weeks and are composed of 12 lessons, totaling 24 hours of instruction.

Career Training Programs – Online Job Certification Training

Gatlin is the country’s largest provider of web-based career training courses, offering instruction in Healthcare, Business and Professional, IT and Software Development, Media and Design, and much more.  These online courses are ideal for individuals looking to switch career paths or obtain advanced training and certifications, or for first time job seekers who need specialized training. These career-focused courses are designed to give you the latest in learning and to provide you the skills necessary to acquire professional positions in many in-demand occupations.  The courses are all open enrollment and self-paced, and students are paired with a personal instructor. Courses take an average of 90 days to complete and provide training for entry-level positions. There is financial aid for these courses thru Gatlin.

Grant Writing Courses

Comprehensive Course - Designed for beginners as well as advanced grant writers who want to initiate or finalize their proposals. After completing this course, you will be able to navigate key search engines, locate the donors and grants that fit your needs, and write proposals that win competitions.­

Topic-specific courses - Provide the flexibility of learning each of the key grant writing concepts in depth and at your own pace. Selections include: Finding the Right Grant Donors, Strategically Planning your Grant Requests, Key Proposal Pieces, and How to Persuade Grant Reviewers.

These online courses feature state-of-the-art presentations that utilize an audiovisual and user-responsive teaching approach. Click to view a sample of one of the courses

Legal Studies Courses

You don’t have to be an attorney to embark on a career in the legal industry. Corporations, law firms, and governments need non-lawyers for a wide variety of administrative, research, compliance and other law-related requirements. Without the time and expense of a pursuing a full law degree, you can gain the skills needed to offer specialized legal services for these employers. To build your credentials for legal career opportunities, consider these excellent courses that BMCC Continuing Education offers in partnership with The Center for Legal Studies.

If you have any questions about our online options, or how to register for a class or program, please call a BMCC Customer Service Representative at 212-346-8410 or email us at: ace@bmcc.cuny.edu