Perth Amboy Center

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Fall 2018 Office Hours:
Monday – Thursday: 8:30 am – 9:30 pm
Friday: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Saturdays – 8:00 am – 12:30 am (Starting on 9/29)

The Perth Amboy Center offers a variety of day, evening, and Saturday classes for Fall 2018, which include English as a Second Language, developmental courses in reading writing and math; and college credit courses in liberal arts and business. We also provide a full range of enrollment services right here at the Perth Amboy Center. High school students can take advantage of our high school scholars programs and our Success Bound Summer Youth Leadership Academy. Different educational, cultural, and social events are conducted each semester for our students.

Admissions

You can apply and enroll at the Perth Amboy Center.  Do you have questions about the application process? View the enrollment checklist or visit us.

Academic Advising

Not sure what to study? Confused about which classes to take? We offer academic advising to help students choose the right major and classes for their career goals. Call 732.906.7755 to schedule an appointment.

Placement Testing

You can take the Placement Test or the ESL Placement Test at the Perth Amboy Center. Call 732.906.7755 to schedule an appointment.

Financial Aid Assistance

Schedule an appointment to receive one-on-one assistance with your FAFSA. Click here if you have not started your FAFSA and need help. Click here if you need to edit or renew your FAFSA and need help.

Counseling & Career Services

We offer personal, academic, and career counseling at our Perth Amboy Center. Call 732.906.7755 to schedule an appointment.


Library Services

Access all the information the library has to offer, including books, DVDs, online databases, and more. You can also schedule an appointment with a librarian. View our Perth Amboy LibGuide.

Earn Your GED!

If you are 16 – 24 years old and reside in Middlesex County, basic skills and work readiness training are available. Call 732.906.4231 for more information.

Middlesex County Work First NJ Program

We assist clients receiving public assistance with life and academic skills necessary to support them in gaining employment and becoming financially independent and self-sufficient. Learn more.

Fall 2018 Classes

The Perth Amboy Center offers a variety of courses which include English as a Second Language, developmental courses in reading writing and math; and college credit courses in liberal arts and business.


Services for High School Students

High School Scholars
Perth Amboy public high school students have the opportunity to take Middlesex County College courses at the Perth Amboy Center for a reduced fee of $200 per course, as part of the High School Scholars program. Learn More.

Success Bound Summer Youth Leadership Academy
This partnership between the City of Perth Amboy and MCC provides high school students with college readiness workshops, paid internship experience, and a 3-credit student success course.



Fall 2018 Events at the Perth Amboy Center


United Students of Perth Amboy Club
Recruitment Table
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Day Students 1:00pm & Evening Students 5:30pm

USPA Club Meeting
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Day Students 11:00am & Evening Students 5:30pm

Community Service Project
Children Books Collection
Monday, September 17 to
Friday, November 30

Time Management Workshop - Register Now
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 / 6:00pm

Rutgers Business School
Information Session
Tuesday, October 2, 2018

League of Women Voters
Voter Registration Table
Thursday, September 27, 2018 / 11am-1pm and 6pm-8pm
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 / 11am-1pm and 6pm-8pm


How To Write a Research Paper - Register Now
Monday, October 15, 2018 / 6:00pm

Hispanic Heritage Celebration
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 / 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Stress Management Workshop - Register Now
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 / 6:00pm

Health Tech Workshop - Register Now
Wednesday, November 14, 2018/ 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Financial Literacy/PNC Bank Workshop - Register Now
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 / 6:00pm

EXPRESS Registration -Time to Register for Next Semester!
Regular Classes (Non-ESL)
Saturday, November 10 / 9:30am-12pm
Thursday, November 15 / 5:00pm - 7:30pm

ESL Classes
Tuesday, October 30 / 5:00pm - 7:30pm
Thursday, November 1 / 4:00pm-6:30pm
November 2 & 13 / 10:00am-12pm
November 5 / 5:00pm - 7:30pm
November 7 / 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Saturday, November 10 / 9:30am-12pm