Careers Archive

Technology a Game-Changer for Criminal Justice Careers

“This career will expose you to life at its best and worst,” says Lt. James A. Sarkos. Sarkos, 39, started his career in law enforcement as a Class I Special Officer for the Ventnor Police Department. He

True or False? A college education should always lead to a college degree.

Answer: False Yes, you read that correctly. As an educator for more than 25 years, and a former human resources director in the casino industry, I have seen lots of students – in all age ranges –

Options Abound for Careers in Health Care

Careers in health care are as widely diverse as the thousands of local residents employed in the field, and the training required to do their jobs well. Atlantic Cape Community College offers multiple pathways for area residents

Atlantic Cape Soars with UAS Training

Since Atlantic Cape Community College launched a special topics class on unmanned aircraft systems in 2014, interest in the small aircraft has exploded as law enforcement, researchers and hobbyists explore their uses. The college owns four UAS

Academy of Culinary Arts Serves Up New Options for Career Preparedness

The Academy of Culinary Arts has updated its menu of programs to include one-year certificates for aspiring chefs eager to enter the culinary industry. Baking and Pastry Certificate I and Culinary Arts Certificate I are two-semester certificate

The Right Ingredients for Success

Where can you sample pastries from 21 countries in 13 days? Or harvest greens in a hydroponic greenhouse? How often can you taste artisan cheeses made fresh on the premises while nibbling crusty loaves of bread baked

New Aviation Studies Programs Offer Opportunities to Soar

Atlantic Cape’s Aviation Studies degree now offers more possibilities for students who have their sights set on a high-flying, fast-paced career. Students in the new Professional Helicopter Pilot option will be prepared to earn their Federal Aviation

Unemployed? What is Your Plan B?

The recent casino closures and workforce reduction have created unprecedented change for many people in our community. With change comes new, untapped career potential and opportunities. As one former casino vice president often told me, “there are

Earn Your Degree Online

Think you don’t have time to earn your degree? Think again! Family and job responsibilities don’t have to be an obstacle to earning your college degree. Atlantic Cape Community College offers 13 associate degree programs entirely online,

Academy of Culinary Arts Offers a Sweet Degree Program

The Academy of Culinary Arts is helping students whip up some sweet career options − literally − with the growing Baking & Pastry degree program. The ACA introduced this as a standalone degree in 2006, and the

Atlantic Cape Graduates Find Career Success

Atlantic Cape has launched thousands of graduates into careers or transfer programs at four-year institutions. Read what three recent graduates have to say about how Atlantic Cape created opportunity in their lives. Madison Russ, 24 Ocean City,