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. Please take a look at the Accelerated Career Training (ACT) program for more information.

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Spring Q-Term I courses begin January 26.

New to Cape Cod Community College?

New students must call (508) 362-2131 x4711 or visit the Registration Office in the Nickerson Administration Building to register for courses. After you register you will receive a username and password. You will be able to register for future courses online.

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Current students who have a username and password may select courses now on CampusWeb.

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Spring 2015 Q-Term I: January 26–March 14 

Illustration I


Prerequisite: ART170 / 3 credits. Gen Ed: Humanities & Fine Arts

Microcomputer Hardware

BIT113Q-01T Th9:30am–12:15pmAndrea Lyons

Prerequisite: ENL020 & ENL050 or satisfactory basic skills assessment scores / 3 credits

Pilates Mat I

FIT164Q-40T Th10:00–10:50am 

Prerequisite: None / 1 credit

Kripalu/Hatha Yoga I

FIT167Q-40M W10:00–10:50am 

Prerequisite: None / 1 credit

Equipment Maintenance & Operation

HOR105-63M W6:30–9:30pm 

Prerequisite: None / 3 credits

Herbaceous Plant Identification & Culture

HOR201-63M Th6:30–9:30pm 

Prerequisite: HOR101 / 3 credits

Beginning Guitar

MUS122-01GM W F11:00–11:50amJerry Skelley

Prerequisite: None / 1 credit

Pharmacology Calculations

NUR100Q-40F10:00amNoonDenise Kreismann

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

Law Office Management


Co-requisite: LGS130 / 1 credit.


Spring 2015 Q-Term II: March 23–May 9

Human Communiation

COM103-45M W3:20–6:20pm 

Prerequisite: ENL010 or ESL102 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score / 3 credits. Gen Ed: Humanities & Fine Arts

Operating Systems

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

Prerequisite: GIT110 / 3 credits.

Pilates Mat I

FIT164Q-40T Th10:00–10:50am 

Prerequisite: None / 1 credit.

Kripalu/Hatha Yoga II

FIT168Q-40M W10:00–10:50am 

Prerequisite: FIT167 / 1 credit.

Guitar II

MUS124-01GM W F11:00–11:50amJerry Skelley

Prerequisite: MUS122 or permission of instructor / 1 credit

Standard First Aid & Basic Life Support


Class meets: 3/214/11
Prerequisite: None / 1 credit

ECE Field Experience


Prerequisite: ECE100 and ECE200 or ECE201 / 1 credit

Selected Topics in ECE


Class meets: 4/4–4/25
Prerequisite: Any introductory-level social and /or behavioral science course / 1, 2, or 3 credits




For additional information on registering for Q-Term courses:

ACT (Accelerated Career Training)
Location: Grossman C-206D
Phone: 508.362.2131 x4662
E-mail: act@capecod.edu