Perth Amboy Center

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Fall 2019 Office Hours:
(9/3/19 – 12/16/19)

Monday – Thursday: 8:30 am – 10:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

The Perth Amboy Center offers a variety of day, evening, and Saturday classes for Fall 2019, 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.

Services



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 or click here 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 or click here to schedule an appointment.

Financial Aid Assistance

Schedule an appointment to receive one-on-one assistance with your FAFSA.

Click here to schedule your appointment.



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 2019 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 $125 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 2019 Events at the Perth Amboy Center


ESL Conversation Club

Thursday, September 19, 2019 / 5:30 pm
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 / 5:30 pm
Monday, October 28, 2019 / 5:30 pm
Thursday, November 14, 2019 / 5:30 pm
Tuesday, December 3, 2019 / 5:30 pm

Socks for the Homeless Collection

Monday, October 1 to Wednesday, November 22

Study Skills Workshop

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 / 6:00 pm

League of Women Voters Voter Registration Table

Thursday, September 26, 2019 / 11:00 am - 1:00 pm and 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday, October 10, 2019 / 11:00 am - 1:00 pm and 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Transfer Information Week

Monday, October 7 to Friday, October 11

Healthy Relationships Workshop

TBD

TED Talks

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 / 6:00 pm
Thursday, October 24, 2019 / 6:00 pm
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 / 6:00 pm
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 / 6:00 pm
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 / 6:00 pm

Time Management Workshop

Thursday, October 17, 2019 / 6:00 pm

Hispanic Heritage Celebration

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 / 7:00 pm

Stress Management Workshop

Tuesday, November 5 / 6:00 pm

Financial Literacy/PNC Bank Workshop

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 / 6:00 pm

Health Tech Workshop

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 / 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm