Looking to learn a new language, start an exercise routine, enrich your kids, or fill
the extra time you finally have in retirement? Community Education provides professional,
business, and leisure learning opportunities that can help you open doors, satisfy
curiosities, and meet the challenges of living and working every day in the Mohawk
Valley. Classes are for all ages and are all non-credit. Locations include MVCC's
Utica and Rome campuses and various locations in Oneida County.
Check out our current brochure and register online for classes!
Let MVCC help you get in shape this summer by signing up for one of our health and
wellness classes. Choose from cardio, sculpting, yoga, and zumba, plus our new Cardio
Hoop. Classes are offered on the MVCC Utica Campus and at the Jewish Community Center.
Want to learn how to create a balanced lifestyle? Choose a Holistic Wellness class
to work on your body, mind, and soul so you can achieve success, happiness, health,
and fulfillment in all areas of your life.
Our variety of Adult Swim programs will help you get fit while having fun. Choose
from Aqua Zumba, Water Aerobics, and Water Running. We also have adult swim classes
for all skill levels. All classes are on the MVCC Utica Campus.
Get ready for summer with our spring aquatic training classes. Whether you want to
become a lifeguard or just get recertified in CPR, MVCC has something for you.
Get your kids ready for a summer! Our highly regarded swim lesson program will make
sure they are safe by the beach, pool, or lake. From ages 12 months to 12 years, we
offer a variety of classes for all swim levels.
Enrollment is limited in all levels and will be taken on a first-come basis. All classes
are on the MVCC Utica Campus. Choose from evening or morning sessions.
Parents are expected to place their child into the correct class. Students must have
the prerequisite levels or be able to master all previous level expectations before
going to the next level. Because classes become full, instructors may not be able
to move your child into their proper level. Please evaluate your child based on American
Red Cross levels. Goggles (not face masks) are recommended for all levels beginning
with Level 1.
Keep your kids engaged with one of our many College for Kids and Teens programs, from
cooking to coding, minecraft to magic. In the summer, there over 40 camps and 70 options
to choose from, Monday through Thursday for morning and afternoons, full and half
days. During the school year, we hold programs during school breaks and on weekends.
This fall we are excited to launch our classes for parents and children, including
topics such as photography, cooking, and more!
Taking a test? Let MVCC help you review for it. Choose classes to prep for the SATs,
ACTs, GMATs, LSATs, GREs, and Math Regents. Offered on our Utica and Rome campuses
Let MVCC help you reach your professional goals this year. Whether you want to change
careers, upgrade your skills, or go for that promotion, we have something to offer.
Choose from evening classes on our Utica and Rome campuses or get a certificate online
by taking one of our many online offerings.
Find out what all the buzz is about! Learn the basics of drone flight and rules. Bring
your questions and curiosity, and find out about this transformative technology that
is changing the way we see things.
Some of the nation's fastest growing professions are in the health care industry.
Get the training and certifications you need to change careers, get in line for the
next promotion, or just update your skills. We offer a variety of classes to help
you jumpstart your health care career.
MVCC offers a variety of pre-licensing and continuing education courses for licensed
insurance agents, brokers, consultants, and public adjusters in New York. These courses
are being held on the Rome Campus or at your location upon request.
This popular series offers a certificate for new professionals, people looking to
become professionals, and avid home brewers. Instructors are industry professionals
with years of experience. This hands-on program takes place at MVCC's Utica Campus
in a science lab and consists of seven classes on topics such as Barley 101, Water
Chemistry, Hops 101, Quality, and Off-Flavors & Characteristics.
Get the training you need to update your skills and certification in the construction
field. Choose from lead certifications, OSHA training, and green building courses.
Get all the information you need for safe work practices.
It's never too late to learn something new! Whether you want to learn to decorate
cookies, take up golf, or learn a language, there's sure to be something to awaken
your passion. We have a wide variety of new - and popular - non-credit offerings.
New this semester, we are offering classes in partnership with Utica Coffee Roasting
Company! For professionals, get a certificate in Barista skills. For coffee enthusiasts,
check out our Coffee 101 class.
CCED has a long history of offering music and dance classes in the Mohawk Valley.
Choose from beginner or intermediate Ballroom Dance, Community Concert Band, or Intro
Let's get back to basics! CCED is proud to offer some basic life skills classes for
young adults. Topics include financial management, basic home repair, and Cooking
MVCC is proud to offer classes to improve your safety. We offer Defensive Driving
classes in partnership with Oneida County Traffic Safety. We also offer self-defense
classes. Be prepared if you need to physically fight off an attacker. Whether you
are a woman, man, senior, college student, or visually impaired, here are classes
you can take to keep you safe wherever you are.
All MVCC non-credit instruction is completely self-supporting, including indirect
costs, and requires no public funds.