Northwestern Connecticut Community College has a multitude of instructor-led online courses. They are affordable, fun, fast, convenient, highly interactive and geared just to you – and you take them all entirely over the internet! All of the instructors are experts in their field and many are nationally-known authors.

NCCC’s non-credit online courses run for six weeks with a new session starting each month. These courses include lessons, quizzes, hands-on assignments, discussion areas, supplemental links and more! Certificates of Completion are available when you earn a passing grade.

NCCC Online Course Subject Areas

View entire NCCC Non-Credit Course Catalog here.

Accounting and Finance

  • Accounting Fundamentals
  • Accounting Software
  • Personal Finance and Investments


  • Business Communication
  • Business Software
  • General Business Skills
  • Grant Writing
  • Management and Leadership
  • Nonprofit
  • Project Management
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Start Your Own Business

College Readiness

  • Math
  • Science
  • Test Prep

Computer Applications

  • Adobe
  • Microsoft
  • Other Applications

Design and Composition

  • Adobe Software
  • Digital Photography
  • Graphic Design
  • Multimedia
  • Web Design

Health Care and Medical

  • EMS and Firefighters
  • Ethics, Law and Compliance
  • Health Information Management
  • Veterinary

Language and Arts

  • Arts
  • Creative Writing
  • Digital Photography
  • Graphic and Multimedia Design
  • Languages
  • Publishing

Law and Legal

  • Business and Corporate
  • Criminal Law
  • General Law
  • LSAT Preparation
  • Paralegal

Personal Development

  • Arts
  • Children, Parents and Family
  • Digital Photography
  • Health and Wellness
  • Job Search
  • Languages
  • Personal Enrichment
  • Personal Finance and Investments
  • Start Your Own Business
  • Test Prep

Teaching and Education

  • Classroom Computing
  • Languages
  • Mathematics
  • Reading and Writing
  • Science
  • Test Prep
  • Tools for Teachers


  • Computer Fundamentals
  • Computer Programming
  • Database Management
  • Graphic and Multimedia Design
  • Networking and Communications
  • Security
  • Web Technology

Writing and Publishing

  • Business Writing
  • Creative Writing
  • Grant Writing
  • Publishing

NCCC On-line Course Requirements: Internet access, email and a web browser. Some courses may have additional requirements for books and materials.

Visit our Non-Credit Online Learning section for more information and access to a course demonstration.