Part-time Programs

You have a variety of options for studying part-time at NSCC including online courses, in-class learning during the day and at night, seminar and weekend sessions, or a combination. While the College is working to expand the delivery options available to students, not every program at NSCC can currently be taken on a part-time basis.

Available Programs

Program Part-time Delivery Options
Academic & Career Connections Certificate In-class, Online and Combined In-class/Online
Adult Learning Program (ALP) In-class, Online and Combined In-class/Online
Automotive Service & Repair Certificate Combined In-class (Akerley Campus)/Online
Business Administration Diploma In-class, Online and Combined In-class/Online
Carpentry Certificate Combined In-class (Waterfront Campus)/Online
Early Childhood Education Online
Electrical Construction & Industrial Certificate Combined In-class (Waterfront Campus)/Online
Funeral Arranging & Directing Online
Heavy Duty Equipment/Truck & Transport Repair Certificate Combined In-class (Akerley Campus)/Online
Library & Information Technology Online
Nonprofit Leadership Online
Office Administration Certificate In-class, Online and Combined In-class/Online
Plumbing Certificate Combined In-class (Institute of Technology Campus)/Online

Application Information

If you are presently taking a credit course(s) and you intend to work towards achieving a NSCC Diploma or Certificate, you must apply to NSCC for your program of interest. If accepted, you will be referred to one of our campuses to continue the discussion with the Student Services Advisor about your learning plan and the schedule of courses available to you.

The advantages of being admitted to the program include:

  • obtaining the program credential
  • receiving advisement on course work and plan of study
  • obtaining appropriate tax credit

Apply Online – Complete your application and pay your $25 application fee online (credit card required). You can also submit a paper application (PDF 195KB);  attach a $25 non-refundable application fee to your paper application.

Tuition – Tuition for part-time study is calculated on a per-course basis and is paid at the beginning of each term.

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