Massachusetts Schools Offering Associate's Degree Programs

Massachusetts Schools Offering Associate’s Degree Programs

Schools in Massachusetts

Lincoln / Lincoln Technical Institute

Are you looking for hands-on training at a well-respected technical school?

Since 1946, Lincoln Technical Institute has been helping students achieve professional success through personalized career support and hands-on, job-specific education. Our in-depth training programs are designed to meet the changing needs of today’s tough job market, and cover a variety of fields, including: Health Sciences, Business and Information Technology, Hospitality, automotive Technology, HVAC Technology and Electrical Systems Technology.

What sets Lincoln Technical Institute apart from other schools? Quite a few things, actually; our training programs emphasize experiential, interactive learning activities – that means you’ll do the job before you take the job. Plus, our Certificate, Diploma and Associate Degree programs are designed to accelerate your entry into the job market by offering a shorter length of training, so you may be earning valuable on-the-job experience before many of your peers do.

But our strengths go beyond that. our Lincoln instructors possess a combination of seasoned teaching skills, subject matter expertise and real world experience. Plus, we’ve built working partnerships with important industry contacts in your area. So when you graduate, we’ll help you find a good position and start your career off right.

When it comes to choosing a post-secondary educational institution, keep this in mind: Our dedication to your success sets us apart from the competition – and the specialized, career-focused training you’ll receive at Lincoln will set you apart from yours. Lincoln Technical Institute offers flexible daytime and evening programs to accommodate your busy schedule. Financial Aid is available for those who qualify and Career Placement Assistance is available upon graduation.

Campus
  • Somerville MA (Boston Area)
  • Brockton MA (Southeastern MA)
  • Lincoln (Providence Area)
  • East Windsor
  • Lowell MA (Northern MA and NH)
Programs
  • Criminal Justice
  • Dental Assistant
  • Computer and Network Support Technician
  • Medical Office Assistant
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Massage Therapy
  • Medical Assistant
  • Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC)
  • Nursing (Practical)
  • Collision Repair and Refinishing
  • Motorcycle Technology
  • Welding Technology
  • Diesel Technology
  • Automotive Technology
  • Electrical

Branford Hall Career Institute

Prestigious Branford Hall has been a leader in professional education for four decades. Branford Hall has campuses conveniently located in Branford, Southington and Windsor, Connecticut; Springfield, Massachusetts; and Albany and Bohemia, New York. Students are instructed with state-of-the-art, real-world technologies that today’s employers are seeking.

Campus
  • Springfield Technical
  • Springfield
Programs
  • HVAC
  • Culinary Arts
  • Computer Networking Management
  • Professional Medical Assistant
  • Health Claims Specialist
  • Massage Therapy

New England Institute of Technology

New England Institute of Technology is a private, non-profit, co-educational technical college offering over 30 Associate in Science, Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degree programs. As a leader in Technical Career Education in southern New England, New England Tech is committed to providing hands-on technological programs that prepare graduates for positions of leadership in the technical, industrial, business, and allied health communities. Most of our associate degree programs can be completed in as little as 18 months, and bachelor’s degree programs in as little as three years. Every year over 2,000 students choose New England Tech for the hands-on laboratory and classroom training that provides the necessary skills to begin their technical careers.

Campus
  • East Greenwich
Programs
  • AS - Game Design and Development Technology
  • AS - Refrigeration/Air Conditioning and Heating
  • AS - Digital Media Production
  • AS - Nursing
  • AS - Marine Technology
  • AS - Respiratory Care
  • AS - Electronic Medical Records
  • AS - Veterinary Technology
  • AS - Veterinary Practice Management Technology
  • AS - Civil Engineering Technology
  • AS - Graphics
  • AS - Criminal Justice Technology
  • AS - Aviation Science / Flight Training
  • AS - Physical Therapist Assistant
  • AS - Plumbing and Heating
  • AS - Heating
  • AS - Building Construction and Cabinetmaking
  • AS - Electrical Technology
  • AS - Information Technology
  • AS - Software Engineering
  • AS - Network Engineering and Computer Servicing
  • AS - Interior Design
  • AS - Applied Technical Studies
  • AS - Automotive Collision Repair
  • AS - Architectural Building Engineering
  • AS - Automotive High Performance
  • AS - Surgical
  • AS - Automotive Technology
  • AS - Electrical Technology with Renewable Energy Systems
  • AS - Electronic Systems Engineering Technology
  • AS - Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • AS - Business Management
  • AS - Occupational Therapy Assistant
  • AS - Clinical Medical Assistant

Porter and Chester Institute

Discover the Advantages of Porter and Chester

At Porter and Chester Institute, we’re serious about preparing you for career success. By completing one of our Automotive, Computer, Healthcare, or Trades programs, you’ll enjoy five advantages during your job search:

  1. You gain knowledge and skills employers want you to know.
  2. You learn from instructors who’ve worked in the field.
  3. You learn by doing through hands-on instruction.
  4. You develop personal skills and habits to become more employable.
  5. You enhance your job interview skills and résumé.

Learn more about the advantages you can enjoy at Porter and Chester by completing the form on this page.

Campus
  • Woburn
  • Chicopee
  • Enfield
  • Worcester
  • Canton
Programs
  • Automotive Technology
  • Medical Assisting
  • Dental Assisting
  • HVACR (Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refridgeration)
  • Electrician: Industrial, Commercial, Residential
  • Computer & Network Technology
  • Administrative Health Specialist
  • Computer-Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)

Lincoln College of New England

The 21st century economy has become less about jobs and more about skills. Whether you’re a recent high school graduate or you want to advance or change your career, Lincoln College of New England offers degree programs for the most in-demand careers, as well as internships where you gain first-hand knowledge and experience in your career field.

We’re a small college and our unique approach to education provides the academic and personal support you need to be successful. Lincoln graduates have an excellent reputation among employers-business, industries, health care services, and professional offices are anxious to hire our graduates. Twenty six percent of full time, first time in college freshmen entering Lincoln in the fall 2005 graduated with an associate’s degree within three years.

Campus
  • Southington
Programs
  • Medical Assisting
  • Criminal Justice (Associate)
  • Hospitality Management
  • Healthcare Administration
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Human Services
  • Broadcasting
  • Communications
  • Mortuary Science
  • Health Information Coding
  • Executive Medical Assistant
  • Dental Chairside Assistant
  • Dental Administrative Assistant
  • Paralegal
  • Business Management
  • Occupational Therapy Assistant
  • Accounting
  • Health Information Technology

Jolie Hair and Beauty Academy

Are you creative? Do you have an eye for style and a flair for fashion? You’re one of the rare people who could actually turn your natural talents into a thriving career. Jolie Hair and Beauty Academy, a beauty school located in Massachusetts and Pennsylvania, trains students to begin careers they love in the growing fields of cosmetology, esthetics and manicuring.

At Jolie Hair and Beauty Academy, we are passionate about sharing our love of the beauty industry with the next generation of professionals. We enjoy getting to know each of our students on an individual level. Our mission is to identify your strengths, draw out your talent and bring you closer to your career goals with the cosmetology, manicuring and esthetics training you need.

Campus
  • Ludlow
Programs
  • Esthetician
  • Manicuring
  • Cosmetology

Mildred Elley

The mission of Mildred Elley is to provide quality career education and technical training to allow students of diverse educational, cultural and personal backgrounds to become successful in an ever-changing global economy. Mildred Elley strives to afford students quality placement opportunities and instill in all of our graduates a desire for lifelong education and learning.

Campus
  • Pittsfield
  • Albany
Programs
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Cosmetology
  • Massage Therapy
  • Practical Nursing (LPN)
  • Paralegal Studies
  • Business Management
  • Medical Assisting
  • Paralegal Studies
  • Medical Assisting
  • Information Technology
  • Massage Therapy

Salter School

The education you receive at The Salter School is designed to prepare you for an exciting career or to enhance the opportunities in your current career through enhanced skills. Externship studies in a student’s chosen program facilitate the transition from classroom knowledge to practical, on-the job training and knowledge. Career days, individualized career counseling and lifetime placement services reinforce what The Salter School mission has been for over sixty years – to offer students a challenging, intensive program of study leading to satisfying business and professional careers.

Campus
  • New Bedford
  • Fall River
  • Tewksbury
  • Malden
Programs
  • Professional Medical Assistant
  • Pharmacy Tech
  • Massage Therapy
  • Health Claims Specialist

Salter College

Salter College, a private two-year college, offers an enriching balance of liberal arts and professional career education. We are dedicated to meeting the needs of our students through quality education and support services while fostering an environment that inspires academic excellence, intellectual curiosity, social responsibility, and an interest in life-long learning and continued higher education.

Campus
  • Worcester (W. Boylston)
Programs
  • Medical Assisting - Certificate
  • Medical Billing & Coding
  • Medical Assisting - Associates
  • Medical Office Administration
  • Office Administration: Medical
  • Culinary
  • Massage Therapy

Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts and Sciences

Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts & Sciences can provide you with the skills, know-how and finesse you need to successfully enter the beauty industry you love. With the support of experienced, professional instructors and staff and the opportunity to work hands-on with the public, industry standard equipment and high-end spa products in our Student Salon Clinics, Euphoria Institute students are well prepared to take on the business of beauty one cut and color at a time.

Campus
  • Lincoln
Programs
  • Cosmetology