Online Self-Paced Courses

Online education offers students the opportunity to study whenever it fits into your life.  Bergen Community College offers a wide range of certificate programs and personal development courses that you can take entirely online.   Through our online learning partner, ed2go®, we offer over 750 affordable courses taught by expert instructors to help you advance in your career or even start a new one. If you have any questions, please contact us at [email protected] or 201-447-7488.

Online ed2go courses are divided into two categories:

  • Fundamentals–  Gain new personal and professional skills.  Courses that teach basic skills for professional development or personal enrichment.
    • Instructor-led courses -study and interact with a cohort over a six-week schedule. Courses start monthly with twice-weekly lesson plans. 
    • Self-paced courses- For the independent learner, our self-paced courses provide access to all lessons immediately with up to three months to complete.
    • Sample courses:
      • Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator Value Suite
      • Accounting with Quickbooks
      • Oracle SQL Training
      • Test Prep – ACT/SAT/GRE/LSAT
      • Beginner’s Guide to Getting Published
  • Advanced Career Training– Courses that prepare you for a new career, recognized industry credential, or advancement within a current occupation.
    • These expert-developed courses offer a flexible way to learn. Open enrollments let you start any time. And with up to 18 months access, you can learn when it’s convenient to you. Each course also comes with a dedicated Student Advisor, so you’re supported throughout your learning journey.
    • Sample courses:
      • Adobe Certified Associate
      • Microsoft Office Specialist Certification Training
      • CompTIA A+ Certification Training
      • Professional Bookkeeping with Quickbooks
      • NASM Certified Personal Trainer
      • Certified Wedding Planner
      • Professional Translator
      • Technical Writing