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Ocean County College’s Workforce and Professional Education (WPE) department offers specialized certifications to help you start a new career or become an expert in your current occupation. We offer a variety of methods to receive certifications in multiple career fields. This page includes our 2023 available courses. For questions, email us at wpeinfo@ocean.edu

Synchronous – Course requires attendance at scheduled video lectures via WebEx.

Asynchronous – Course does not require attendance at scheduled times.

Fast-Track Certification Courses

Course Cost HS Diploma  Required Minimum Age Requirement Bridgeable Credits In-Person or Online
CEHS-188 – Medical Billing and Coding Specialist

(Includes Medical Coding Professional Certificate, Certified Electronic Health Record Specialist Certificate, Certified Billing Professional Certificate, and CPR Certification)
After completion of the course, students are eligible to sit for the CPC National Coder exam.

$5279 Yes 18 In-Person
$5500 Yes 18 Up to 16 Credits**

(GE)

In-Person
$699 Yes 18 In-Person

CEHO-129 Community Health Worker
Industry credentials available upon completion of exam: SOWK-191, SOWK-192, and SOWK-194

$2000 Yes 18 Up to 9 Credits**

(SOWK 191, SOWK 192, SOWK 194)

Online-Synchronous
$649 Yes 18 In-Person
CEHS-193 Certified Personal Trainer
CPR Certification included.
$599 Yes 18 1 Credit (GE) Hybrid

CEHS-267 Certified Professional Coder Exam Prep CPC
Industry credentials available upon completion of CPC exam.

$379 Yes 18 In-Person
$2575 Yes 18 4 Credits (GE) In-Person

CEHS-340 Certified Home Health Aide
CPR Certification included.

$399 Yes 18 In-Person

CEHS-318 Certified Nurse Aide – Long Term Care
Industry credentials available upon completion of the course.

$1500 Yes 18 2 Credits (GE) In-Person
$3475 Yes 18 Hybrid
Certified Electronic Health Record Specialist (CEHRS)
Industry Credentials Available Upon Completion of Exam
Visit Certificate Page
Course Cost HS Diploma Required Minimum Age Requirement In-Person or Online
CEHO-102 Online Fast Track Medical Terminology I and II $669 Yes 18 Online-Asynchronous
CEHO-103 Medical Billing and Insurance Practices $399 Yes 18 Online-Asynchronous
CEHO-104 Online Anatomy and Physiology $399 Yes 18 Online-Asynchronous
CEHO-108 Computerized Medisoft Billing $399 Yes 18 Online-Asynchronous
CEHO-109 Electronic Health Records & CEHRS Exam Prep $399 Yes 18 Online-Asynchronous
Medical Coding Professional Certificate
Industry Credentials Available Upon Completion of Exam
Visit Certificate Page
Course Cost HS Diploma Required Minimum Age Requirement In-Person or Online
CEHO-102 Online Fast Track Medical Terminology I and II $669 Yes 18 Online-Asynchronous
CEHO-103 Medical Billing and Insurance Practices $399 Yes 18 Online-Asynchronous
CEHO-104 Online Anatomy and Physiology $399 Yes 18 Online-Asynchronous

CEHO-120 Fast Track CPT 1 and CPT 11 Coding

$439 Yes 18 Online-Asynchronous

CEHO-126 ICD-10-CM Coding

$479 Yes 18 Online-Asynchronous
Certified Billing Professional Certificate – Online Track
Industry Credentials Available Upon Completion of Exam
Visit Certificate Page
Course Cost HS Diploma Required Minimum Age Requirement In-Person or Online
CEHO-102 Online Fast Track Medical Terminology I and II $669 Yes 18 Online-Asynchronous
CEHO-103 Medical Billing and Insurance Practices $399 Yes 18 Online-Asynchronous
CEHO-108 Computerized Medisoft Billing $399 Yes 18 Online-Asynchronous
CEHO-109 Electronic Health Records & CEHRS Exam Prep $399 Yes 18 Online-Asynchronous
Single Course Business and Technology Certifications
Course Cost HS Diploma Required Minimum Age Requirement Bridgeable Credits In-Person or Online

CEBM-721 Advanced Project Management

Industry credentials upon completion of PMI requirements and exam: CAPM or PMP

$500 Yes 18 3 Credits (ENGT 196) Online-Synchronous
$500 No 16 12 Credits (CSIT 100, CSIT 185, CSIT 144, CSIT 200) Online-Asynchronous
CECI-748 Quickbooks: A Complete Course TBA No 16 1 Credit (Accounting) In-Person
CECI-813 Python Certification TBA No 16 2 Credits (CSIT 168) TBA
Systems Administration Certification
Course Cost HS Diploma Required Minimum Age Requirement Bridgeable Credits In-Person or Online

CECI-749 CompTIA A+
Industry credentials upon completion of CompTIA A+ exam.

TBA No 16 Online-Asynchronous
CECI-750 CompTIA Security+
Industry credentials upon completion of CompTIA Security+ exam.
TBA Yes 16 3 Credits (CSIT 200) Online-Asynchronous
CECI-750 CompTIA Network+
Industry credentials upon completion of CompTIA Network+ exam.
TBA Yes 16 3 Credits (CSIT 185) Online-Asynchronous
Cisco Certified Network Administrator Certification
Course Cost HS Diploma Required Minimum Age Requirement Bridgeable Credits In-Person or Online

CECI-317 Course 1: Introduction to Networks

$500 No 16 Online-Asynchronous
CECI-324 Course 2: Switching, Routing, and Wireless Essentials $500 No 16 Online-Asynchronous
CECI- 339 Course 3: Enterprise Networking, Security, and Automation $500 No 16 Online-Asynchronous
Microsoft Excel Certification
Course Cost HS Diploma Required Minimum Age Requirement In-Person or Online
CECI-828 Microsoft Excel I – Basic $49 No 16 Online – Synchronous
CECI-829 Microsoft Excel II – Intermediate $49 No 16 Online – Synchronous
CECI-830 Microsoft Excel III – Advanced
$49 No 16 Online – Synchronous
Microsoft Word Certification
Course Cost HS Diploma Required Minimum Age Requirement In-Person or Online
CECI-636 Microsoft Word I – Basic $49 No 16 Online – Synchronous
CECI-637 Microsoft Word II – Intermediate $49 No 16 Online – Synchronous
Microsoft PowerPoint Certification
Course Cost HS Diploma Required Minimum Age Requirement In-Person or Online
CECI-584 Microsoft PowerPoint I – Basic $49 No 16 Online – Synchronous
CECI-585 Microsoft PowerPoint II – Intermediate $49 No 16 Online – Synchronous
Single Course Business and Tech Certifications
Course Cost HS Diploma Required Minimum Age Requirement Bridgeable Credits In-Person or Online
$295 Yes 18 In-Person
$750 No 18 Up to 6 credits** Hybrid
$2500 Yes 18 In-Person
CEPS-411 Fire Protect Inspector ICS
Industry credential upon completion of state exams. Exam embedded in course.
$1200 No 18 In-Person

*Most Workforce and Professional Education (WPE) courses are offered three times per year (spring, summer, and fall) WPE courses do not follow the college’s academic calendar and may have different start dates. Please refer to our catalog for exact start and end dates.

**Transferable credits may not be awarded automatically but may be dependent on passing one or more certification exams and upon request.

Ocean County College’s Workforce and Professional Education (WPE) department offers specialized certifications to help you start a new career or become an expert in your current occupation. We offer a variety of methods to receive certifications in multiple career fields. This page includes our 2023 available courses. For questions, email us at wpeinfo@ocean.edu

Synchronous – Course requires attendance at scheduled video lectures via WebEx.

Asynchronous – Course does not require attendance at scheduled times.

Medical Coding Professional Certificate

Industry Credentials Available Upon Completion of Exam

Visit Certificate Page

Course
CEHO-102 Online Fast Track Medical Terminology I and II
Cost
$669
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
In-Person or Online
Online-Asynchronous
Course
CEHO-103 Medical Billing and Insurance Practices
Cost
$399
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
In-Person or Online
Online-Asynchronous
Course
CEHO-104 Online Anatomy and Physiology
Cost
$399
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
In-Person or Online
Online-Asynchronous
Course
CEHO-120 Fast Track CPT 1 and CPT 11 Coding
Cost
$439
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
In-Person or Online
Online-Asynchronous
Course
CEHO-126 ICD-10-CM Coding
Cost
$439
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
In-Person or Online
Online-Asynchronous

Certified Electronic Health Record Specialist (CEHRS)

Industry Credentials Available Upon Completion of Exam

Visit Certificate Page

Course
CEHO-102 Online Fast Track Medical Terminology I and II
Cost
$669
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
In-Person or Online
Online-Asynchronous
Course
CEHO-103 Medical Billing and Insurance Practices
Cost
$399
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
In-Person or Online
Online-Asynchronous
Course
CEHO-104 Online Anatomy and Physiology
Cost
$399
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
In-Person or Online
Online-Asynchronous
Course
CEHO-108 Computerized Medisoft Billing
Cost
$399
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
In-Person or Online
Online-Asynchronous
Course
CEHO-109 Electronic Health Workers & CEHRS Exam Prep
Cost
$399
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
In-Person or Online
Online-Asynchronous

Certified Billing Professional Certificate (Online Track)

Industry Credentials Available Upon Completion of Exam

Visit Certificate Page

Course
CEHO-102 Online Fast Track Medical Terminology I and II
Cost
$669
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
In-Person or Online
Online-Asynchronous
Course
CEHO-103 Medical Billing and Insurance Practices
Cost
$399
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
In-Person or Online
Online-Asynchronous
Course
CEHO-104 Online Anatomy and Physiology
Cost
$399
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
In-Person or Online
Online-Asynchronous
Course
CEHO-108 Computerized Medisoft Billing
Cost
$399
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
In-Person or Online
Online-Asynchronous
Course
CEHO-109 Electronic Health Workers & CEHRS Exam Prep
Cost
$399
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
In-Person or Online
Online-Asynchronous

Apprenticeships

Course
CEHS-188 Medical Billing and Coding Specialist –
(Includes Medical Coding Professional Certificate, Certified Electronic Health Record Specialist Certificate, Certified Billing Professional Certificate, and CPR Certification)
After completion of the course, students are eligible to sit for the national certification exam.
Cost
$5279
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
Bridgeable Credits
In-Person or Online
In-Person
Course
CEHS-305 Certified Clinical Medical Assistant
(Exams built into the class, 4 separate industry credentials)
Cost
$5500
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
Bridgeable Credits
Up to 16 Credit**

(GE)

In-Person or Online
In-Person
Course
CEHS-434 Pharmacy Technician
Industry Credentials Available Upon Completion of Exam
Cost
$2499
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
Bridgeable Credits
1 Credit (GE)
In-Person or Online
In-Person

Additional Healthcare Courses

Course
CEHS-126 Dental Assisting
Cost
$699
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
Bridgeable Credits
1 Credit (GE)
In-Person or Online
In-Person
Course
CEHO-129 Community Health Worker

Industry Credentials Available Upon Completion of Exam

Cost
$2000
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
Bridgeable Credits
Up to 9 Credits**

(SOWK 191, SOWK 192, SOWK 194)

In-Person or Online
Online-Synchronous
Course
CEHS-168 EKG Technician

Industry Credentials Available Upon Completion of Exam

Cost
$649
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
Bridgeable Credits
In-Person or Online
In-Person
Course
CEHS-193 Certified Personal Trainer (CPR Certification Included)
Cost
$599
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
Bridgeable Credits
1 Credit (GE)
In-Person or Online
Hybrid
Course
CEHS-267 Certified Professional Coder Exam Prep CPC

Industry Credentials Available Upon Completion of Exam

Cost
$379
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
Bridgeable Credits
In-Person or Online
In-Person
Course
CEHS-283 Phlebotomy Technician

Industry Credentials Available Upon Completion of Exam

Cost
$2575
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
Bridgeable Credits
4 Credits (GE)
In-Person or Online
In-Person
Course
CEHS-340 Certified Home Health Aide

(CPR certification Included)

Cost
$399
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
Bridgeable Credits
In-Person or Online
In-Person
Course
CEHS-318 Certified Nurse Aide – Long Term Care

Industry Credentials Available Upon Completion of Exam

Cost
$1500
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
Bridgeable Credits
2 Credits (GE)
In-Person or Online
In-Person
Course
CEHS-430 Veterinary Assistant

Industry Credentials Available Upon Completion of Exam

Cost
$3475
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
Bridgeable Credits
In-Person or Online
Hybrid

Single Course Business and Tech Certifications

Course
CEBM-721 Advanced Project Management

Industry Credentials Upon Completion of the Course

Cost
$500
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
Bridgeable Credits
3 Credits (ENGT 196)
In-Person or Online
Online-Synchronous
Course
CECI-727 Google IT

Industry Credentials Upon Completion of the Course

Cost
$500
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
16
Bridgeable Credits
Up to 16 Credits**

(GE)

In-Person or Online
In-Person
Course
CECI-748 Quickbooks: A Complete Course
Cost
TBA
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
16
Bridgeable Credits
1 Credit (Accounting)
In-Person or Online
In-Person
Course
CECI-813 Python Certification
Cost
TBA
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
16
Bridgeable Credits
2 Credits (CSIT 168)
In-Person or Online
TBA

Systems Administration Certification

Course
CECI-749 Comp TIA A+

Industry Credentials Upon Completion of the Course

Cost
$1500
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
16
Bridgeable Credits
In-Person or Online
Online
Course
CECI-750 Comp TIA Security+

Industry Credentials Upon Completion of the Course

Cost
$1000
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
16
Bridgeable Credits
3 Credits (CSIT 200)
In-Person or Online
Online
Course
CECI-748 Quickbooks: A Complete Course
Cost
$1500
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
16
Bridgeable Credits
3 Credits (CSIT 185)
In-Person or Online
Online

Cisco Certified Network Administrator Certification

Course
CECI-317 Course 1: Introduction to Networks
Cost
$500
HS Diploma Required
No
Minimum Age Requirement
16
Bridgeable Credits
In-Person or Online
Online
Course
CECI-324 Course 2: Switching, Routing, and Wireless Essentials
Cost
$500
HS Diploma Required
No
Minimum Age Requirement
16
Bridgeable Credits
In-Person or Online
Online
Course
CECI- 339 Course 3: Enterprise Networking, Security, and Automation

Industry credentials upon completion of CCNA exam.

Cost
$500
HS Diploma Required
No
Minimum Age Requirement
16
Bridgeable Credits
In-Person or Online
Online

Microsoft Excel Certification

Course
CECI-828 Microsoft Excel I – Basic
Cost
$49
HS Diploma Required
No
Minimum Age Requirement
16
Bridgeable Credits
In-Person or Online
Online – Synchronous
Course
CECI-829 Microsoft Excel II – Intermediate
Cost
$49
HS Diploma Required
No
Minimum Age Requirement
16
Bridgeable Credits
In-Person or Online
Online – Synchronous
Course
CECI-830 Microsoft Excel III – Advanced
Cost
$49
HS Diploma Required
No
Minimum Age Requirement
16
Bridgeable Credits
In-Person or Online
Online – Synchronous

Microsoft Word Certification

Course
CECI-636 Microsoft Word I – Basic
Cost
$49
HS Diploma Required
No
Minimum Age Requirement
16
Bridgeable Credits
In-Person or Online
Online – Synchronous
Course
CECI-637 Microsoft Word II – Intermediate
Cost
$49
HS Diploma Required
No
Minimum Age Requirement
16
Bridgeable Credits
In-Person or Online
Online – Synchronous

Microsoft PowerPoint Certification

Course
CECI-584 Microsoft PowerPoint I – Basic
Cost
$49
HS Diploma Required
No
Minimum Age Requirement
16
Bridgeable Credits
In-Person or Online
Online – Synchronous
Course
CECI-585 Microsoft PowerPoint II – Intermediate
Cost
$49
HS Diploma Required
No
Minimum Age Requirement
16
Bridgeable Credits
In-Person or Online
Online – Synchronous

Single Course Business and Tech Certifications

Course
SRED-512 Alternate Route to Teaching
Cost
$295
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
Bridgeable Credits
In-Person or Online
In-Person
Course
CEFO-803 Culinary Foundations
Cost
$750
HS Diploma Required
No
Minimum Age Requirement
18
Bridgeable Credits
Up to 6 credits**
In-Person or Online
Hybrid
Course
CEEN-150 Environmental Health and Safety
Cost
$2500
HS Diploma Required
Yes
Minimum Age Requirement
18
Bridgeable Credits
In-Person or Online
In-Person
Course
CEPS-411 Fire Protect Inspector ICS
Cost
$1200
HS Diploma Required
No
Minimum Age Requirement
18
Bridgeable Credits
In-Person or Online

*Most Workforce and Professional Education (WPE) courses are offered three times per year (spring, summer, and fall) WPE courses do not follow the college’s academic calendar and may have different start dates. Please refer to our catalog for exact start and end dates.

**Transferable credits may not be awarded automatically but may be dependent on passing one or more certification exams and upon request.

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