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Gainful Employment

Effective July 1, 2011, institutions of higher education that participate in the student financial assistance programs authorized under Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended, have new federal requirements.  Institutions must disclose and report information about their non-degree (certificate) programs that lead to gainful employment in a recognized occupation.  Prospective students must receive the  following information about the non-degree programs.

Definition of the specific jobs for which a student will be trained to perform

Employment success rate of the program’s graduates

Normal time to complete the program

Total cost of the program

Typical loan debt 

For additional program information, contact the appropriate OCC department. 

Administrative Support Technology - Certificate of Achievement
Alternative Thermal Energy Systems
Automobile Servicing Certificate
Baking and Pastry Arts Certificate
Building Air & Water Balance - Retro-Commissioning
Business Entrepreneurship - Certificate of Achievement
CAD Architectural Applications
CAD Level 1 Fundamentals
Cad Product Design Certificate
Ceramic Technology Certificate
CISCO Certified Networking Professional
Cisco Internetworking
Collision Auto Repair Non-Struct Repair Tech Certificate
Collision Auto Repair Paint & Refinish Tech Certificate
Computer Aided Design - Vehicle Design Certificate
Computer Aided Engineering Technology Certificate
Computer Support Certificate
Computer Support Engineering Certificate
Concrete Fundamentals
CyberSecurity Certificate
Database Administration
Electrical Trades Tech - Electromechanical Certificate
Electrical Trades Tech - Indust Electrical Certificate
Environmental Systems Tech - Air Conditioning Certificate
Environmental Systems Tech - Heating Certificate
Environmental Systems Tech - Refrigeration Certificate
Exercise Science & Technology Certificate
Finish Carpentry
Fire Fighter Technology Certificate
General Accounting Certificate
Health Care Administration Certificate
Hospital Pharmacy Technology Certificate
Information Tech for Homeland Security Certificate
Intermediate EMS Certificate
Landscape Design
Landscape Design Certificate
Landscape Horticulture
Landscape Horticulture Certificate
Level II Intermediate Certificate
Library Technician Certificate
Machine Tool - Numerical Control Technology Certificate
Machine Tool Technology Certificate
Massage Therapy Certificate
Mechatronics Systems Technology Certificate
Medical Assisting Certificate
Medical Office Clinical Procedures
Medical Transcription Certificate
MGT Development - Concrete Construction Mgmt Certificate
MGT Development - Construction Management Certificate
Multimedia Communication Certificate
Music Certificate
Nanotechnology in Materials Science
Network Administration
Network Specialist Certificate
NUR Practical Nurse Modified Career Ladder Certificate
Object-Oriented Software Engineering
Ophthalmic Assisting
Paralegal Post Baccalaureate Professional Certificate
Paramedic Certificate
Payroll & Tax Accounting
Photographic Technology Certificate
Police Academy Certificate of Achievement - Restricted
Renewable Energies - Sustainable Living Certificate
Robotics Automated Systems Technology Certificate
Software Engineering Certificate
Surgical First Assistant
System Administration
Systems Analysis Certificate
Web Designer Certificate
Web Developer Certificate
Web Software Engineering
Welding Technology Certificate