Undergraduate Majors at Northern Essex Community College

The most popular major at Northern Essex Community College is Criminal Justice/Police Science followed by Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies and Business/Commerce. A list of all 47 available majors and annual graduates is presented below.

List of undergrad majors offered at Northern Essex Community College

Communications Technology

Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician 13
Recording Arts Technology/Technician 2

Computer and Information Sciences

Computer and Information Sciences 41
Computer Programming/Programmer 25
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 8
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other 3


Elementary Education and Teaching 12
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 4
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 27
Drama and Dance Teacher Education 1

Engineering Technology

Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 5
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other 2
Electromechanical and Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians, Other 11
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology 5
Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other 7
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other 11

Foreign Languages

Sign Language Interpretation and Translation 8

Legal Professions

Legal Assistant/Paralegal 18

Liberal Arts and Humanities

Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 84
General Studies 117

Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies

Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 3

Science Technologies

Physical Science Technologies/Technicians, Other 8

Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting

Criminal Justice/Police Science 123

Visual and Performing Arts

Design and Visual Communications 13
Commercial and Advertising Art 18

Health Professions

Dental Assisting/Assistant 21
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist 20
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other 9
Medical/Clinical Assistant 35
Electrocardiograph Technology/Technician 28
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) 3
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist 13
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist 13
Polysomnography 26
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other 5
Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist 50
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling 16
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician 31
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 36
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training 27


Business/Commerce 56
Business Administration and Management 35
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management 1
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 11
Accounting 23
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping 11
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management 9

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=167376 IPEDS survey data for Northern Essex Community College.