Quick Terms

The Quick Term Alternative

Short on time? Eager to get back into the workforce? The Cape Cod Community College Q-Terms are a new compressed course schedule, perfect for students who need greater flexibility with their class schedule and are looking for a quicker pathway to reach their goal.

Logo for Quick TermsQ-Term courses run just 8 weeks, allowing you to complete a three-credit course in half the time of a traditional semester.

Certifications in business and healthcare are quicker than ever using Q-Term courses and more are being developed.

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Fall Q-Term II courses begin October 31.

Fall Q-Term II: October 31–December 22

Introduction to Computer Graphics (Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)

ART170Q-43M W2:00–5:00pmAlison Caron

Prerequisite: ENL010 & ENL040 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score / 3 credits.

Medical Terminology

BIT103Q-91Online Joy Haagsma

Prerequisite: ENL020 and ENL050 or satisfactory basic assessment skills / 3 credits.
Satisfies an Interdisciplinary Studies general education requirement.

Operating Systems

BIT115Q-01T Th9:30am–12:15pmAndrea Lyons

Prerequisite: GIT110 / 3 credits.

Tri-level Nursing Assistant/HHA

CNA117Q-41M–Th9:00am–2:30pmPauline Philie

Prerequisite: None / 6 credits.
Note: course is held in the Hyannis Center.

Human Communications

COM103Q-06T Th3:30–6:20pmNancy Willets
COM103Q-12M W3:30–6:20pmNancy Willets

Prerequisite: ENL010 or ESL102 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score / 3 credits.
Satisfies a Humanities and Fine Arts general education requirement.

Reading and Reflection


Prerequisite: ENL010 or Reading Comprehension Score of 50 or higher / 1 credit, may be repeated for up to 3 credits.

English Composition II

ENL102Q-42T Th3:30–6:30pmLaurie Veninger

Prerequisite: A grade of C- or higher in ENL101 / 3 credits.
Note: Satisfies either an English Composition/Writing or Humanities and Fine Arts general education requirement

Environmental Chemistry

ENV115Q-89Online Catherine Etter

Prerequisite: CHM106 / 3 credits.

Personal Fitness

FIT117Q-41M W F8:00–9:50amAngelina Cummings

Prerequisite: None / 3 credits.

Kripalu/Hatha Yoga II

FIT168Q-40M W10:00–10:50amSherianna Boyle

Prerequisite: FIT167 / 1 credit.

Pilates Mat II

FIT169Q-40T Th12:30–1:20pmNancy McIver

Prerequisite: None / 1 credit.

Computer Keyboarding

GIT102Q-41T Th2:00–3:15pm 

Prerequisite: None / 1 credit.
Note: Pass/Fail

Guitar II

MUS124Q-01GM W F11:00–11:50amJerry Skelley

Prerequisite:  MUS122-G or permission of the instructor / 1 credit.

Pharmacology Calculations

NUR100Q-89Online Denise Kreismann

Prerequisite: MAT030 or MAT035 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score / 1 credit.

Introduction to Philosophy

PHI130Q-42T Th2:00–4:50pmKeli Gates

Prerequisite: None / 3 credits.

General Psychology

PSY101Q-45M W F12:00–1:50pmSherianna Boyle

Prerequisite: ENL020 and ENL050 or satisfactory basic skills assessment scores / 3 credits.
Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

How do I enroll in courses?

New to CCCC?

  1. Select your course(s) from the list of available courses.
  2. Review your selected course(s) for prerequisites by referring to the corresponding course description(s).
  3. Submit course registration formPDF document document and, if required, unofficial college transcript showing successful completion of prerequisite or Accuplacer Basic Skills Assessment Scores, to the Advising & Counseling Center:

    E-mail: advisingcenter@capecod.edu
    Fax: 508.375.4103

    Advising & Counseling Center
    Cape Cod Community College
    2240 Iyannough Road
    West Barnstable, MA 02668

Taken classes at CCCC before?

Current students must see their assigned academic advisor. Then register on CampusWeb.