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.

Don't Wait – Register Now!

Spring Q-Term I courses begin January 25.

Spring 2016 Q-Term II: March 28–May 19

You Can Design!

ART130Q-90Online Scott Anderson

Prerequisite: ENL010 and ENL040 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score / 1 credit.

Operating Systems

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

Prerequisite: GIT110 / 3 credits.

Pharmacology for Medical Coding

BIT209Q-64Th5:00–7:50pmGwen Dyson

Prerequisite: BIT103 / 1 credit.

Human Communication

COM103Q-45M W3:20–6:20pmPhyllis Lee

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

Reading and Reflection

ENL100Q-40W1:00–3:00pmJohn French

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

English Composition II

ENL102Q-46T Th3:30–6:20pm 

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

Introduction to Solar Energy

ENV173Q-64M W6:30–9:30pm 

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

Personal Fitness

FIT117Q-40M W F8:00–9:45am 

Prerequisite: None / 3 credits.

Pilates Mat I

FIT164Q-41T Th10:00–10:50amNancy McIver

Prerequisite: None / 1 credit.

Kripalu/Hatha Yoga II

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

Prerequisite: FIT167 / 1 credit.

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.

General Psychology

PSY101Q-41M W F12:00–2:00pm 

Prerequisite: ENL020 and ENL050 or satisfactory basic skills assessment scores / 3 credits. 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
    In-person/mail:

    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.

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