Jun 18, 2024  
2021-2022 Catalog 
2021-2022 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Chief Executive Officer’s Welcome


Welcome to Quinebaug Valley Community College! Whether you are a dual enrolled student, a recent high school graduate, an adult fulfilling a lifelong dream of pursuing a college education, a professional looking for additional technical skill training, or a senior looking for classes to enrichment; Quinebaug has a range of 56 certificates and degrees designed to help you achieve your goals and aspirations!

Our academic programs range from options in Allied Health to Art to Computer Science to Engineering to Human Services to Social Sciences to Technology Studies to Manufacturing to an array of programs designed for four-year transfer. No matter the program or course you chose to attend, rest assured our highly qualified and caring faculty and staff are excited and passionate about serving you along your educational journey.

Quinebaug Valley Community College is a nationally accredited public institution through the NECHE (New England Commission of Higher Education) and has served students from the northeast section of Connecticut and surrounding communities since 1971. To date more than 39,300 students have come to QVCC and 28,129 are residents of our community service area.  QVCC is also one of the 12 Connecticut Community College that plans to merge into Connecticut State College in 2023 to deepen opportunities and pathways for our students. https://www.ct.edu/

As you peruse this catalog, you will be able to locate information ranging from our course descriptions to student learning outcomes to tuition rates to admissions requirements. You will also be able to see pertinent information to help you navigate your admissions process through your graduation.  You will also find many opportunities beyond the classroom to get involved in student government, student clubs and additional opportunities and resources to deepen your learning and educational experience. QVCC offers generous financial aid, scholarships and support, including advising, tutoring, career services, veterans’ resources, accessibility services, opportunities for first-generation students, student life experiences and so much more. We offer classes in multiple flexible instructional modalities to meet the needs of our learners whether online, face-to-face or somewhere in between.

Think of this online catalog as an illustration of the many pathways that you can take here at QVCC whether you’re starting out or starting over. We look forward to meeting you here on campus or virtually online and welcome you to becoming part of the QVCC Community.



Karen Hynick, Ed.D
CEO Quinebaug Valley Community College