2016-2017 College Catalog

Mary Way Bolt, President

Welcome to Cecil College! “Real Students. Real Success.” is a tagline at Cecil College and a state of mind that motivates us to excel on behalf of you, the student. Student success is our priority, and I am confident your experiences will prove that the combined efforts of faculty, staff and administrators are focused on making success a reality for you. 

Whether you want to gain the knowledge and skills for immediate entry into the workforce or plan to transfer and earn a four-year degree, our outstanding team will support you in achieving your goals. We offer a variety of programs with year-round day, evening, hybrid and online classes that can fit into your life. We are here to help you select the right program of study.

While you are a student at Cecil College, please get involved and participate in campus and community activities. We have so much to offer. When you complete your certificate or degree at Cecil, we will help you transition to the workforce or to a four-year institution to continue your education.

Begin your journey with Cecil College; education makes a difference.

Warmest regards,

​Mary Way Bolt




Quick Facts about Cecil College

To learn more about Cecil College, please see The Cecil Story.


Cecil College is a two-year public community college offering transfer, career-credit and non-credit continuing education courses. Cecil College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, meets the standards established by the Maryland Higher Education Commission, and is authorized to grant the associate’s degree.

The Cecil College nursing program is also approved by the Maryland State Board of Nursing and accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) (3343 Peachtree Road, NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA, 30326).​​

The Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Cecil College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: accreditation@apta.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org.​