Continuing Education and Workforce Development

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Our Mission

The Center for Continuing Education and Workforce Development focuses on creating opportunities that empower participants to become lifelong learners and obtain practical skills necessary for work in a dynamic, ever-changing economy.  The Center provides innovative and diverse educational programs that meet the various needs of Passaic County communities and residents.

We offer occupational and professional development courses as well as non-credit certificate programs to businesses, government agencies, non-profit organizations, healthcare institutions, and individuals throughout the county. 

Courses are offered days, evenings, and Saturdays at the main campus in Paterson, the Public Safety Academy in Wayne, the Wanaque Academic Center, and the Passaic Academic Center. Distance-based and online options are also available.


Basic Skills & Test Preparation

Business and Organizations

Food Services Program

Education & Teacher Training

Certificate Programs


GED Center

Personal Improvement

Online Courses

Public Safety

Grant Funded Programs

How Can We Serve You Better?
Please share your ideas about how our programs can better serve you. We always welcome your suggestions for new programs and services, and we look forward to serving you.