Continuing Education & Workforce Development

CE Summer ScheduleContinuing Education & Workforce Development at Frederick Community College encompasses a vibrant selection of programs, from career training and workforce development to information technology, ILR 55+, youth programs and personal enrichment.

While continuing education and workforce development courses do not provide academic credits, participants experience affordable, flexible and rewarding programs, with select courses offering industry recognized training for licensure and career certification at the state and national level.

Available in convenient day, evening and weekend formats, classes begin at varying times throughout the semester. View our online schedule or click on an area of interest below to learn more.

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Continuing Education


Workforce Development

Personal Enrichment

Explore personal interests including creative arts,
digital photography, culinary connections,
home & garden, personal finance and
Motorcycle Safety to name just a few!

Youth Programs

Kids on Campus, Teens on Campus and
Homeschool Enrichment programs offer hands-on
education focusing on science, creative and
culinary arts, information technology and more.

ILR 55+

Enjoyable and affordable program opportunities
for mature adults age 55 and better. Topics
include arts & music, current events, history &
culture, technology, health & fitness and travel.

Adult Education

Offers Adult Basic Education (ABE), General
Education Development (GED®) Preparation,
External Diploma Program (EDP), Family Literacy
and English as a Second Language (ESL).

Careers & Business

Courses designed to develop and enhance
professional and business skills. Topics include
small business, sales & marketing, project
management, human resources and more.

Computers & Technology

Basic, intermediate and advanced computer
software and information technology offerings
range from MS Office and WordPress to Adobe
Suite instruction and Apple workshops.

Emergency Management

Emergency management is one of the nation's
fastest growing careers. Join the movement
and play a vital role in preparing our country.
for the future

Health Care Careers

Proven and trusted health care training
programs, including CNA/GNA, Dental Assistant
and Pharmacy Technician, are designed for
entry-level careers into the medical industry.

Trades & Industry

Professional training for building trades and emergency management as well as industry test prep and a variety of do-it-yourself workshops.

Customized Training

Designed to meet a company's requirements,
programs may include leadership training,
industry-specific instruction, customer-service,
advanced technology courses and more.

Class and Training Locations

To best fit the scheduling needs of our participants, Continuing Education & Workforce Development classes, courses and workshops are held on our main campus, at our Monroe Center, The Mount Airy College Center for Health Care Education and additional locations determined optimal for the learning experience. Each class description indicates class location.

Frederick Community College
7932 Opossumtown Pike
Frederick, MD 21702
   The Monroe Center 
200 Monroe Avenue
Frederick, MD 21701

The Mount Airy College Center
for Health Care Education
1902 Back Acre Circle
Mount Airy, MD 21771