Academic Programs & Courses
Inspiring, Engaging, and Relevant
MC academics inspire

Montgomery College offers more than 130 programs of study to enable you to achieve your goals. Our academic programs are designed to engage, inspire, and empower you to move forward. Are you a high school student looking to fulfill your early promise, or a high school graduate taking the next step? Are you an adult student looking to master a new discipline, or continue your training and grow your skill set in a specific field? Whether you are a transfer student or an international student, a military service member or senior student, MC has the program for you. Find out more about Montgomery College's Academic Affairs Division.

Highlighted Majors and Courses of Study

 * General Studies: a flexible degree path emphasizing transfer in one of four academic cores: Humanities, Arts, Communications, and Languages (HACL); Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM); Social Sciences, Administration, and Health (SSAH); or Integrated Studies (INTG)

Degrees & Programs
Review an alphabetical listing of programs of study, with details on tracks for associates' degrees, certificates, and letters of recognition.
Online Catalog
Whether you're interested in attending MC or already enrolled, use the online catalog to easily see the wide array of academic options we offer.
Class Schedules
Review listings, including instructor name, location, start and end dates, seats available, and waitlist information.
Important Dates


  • Registration still open for late-starting classes
  • January 22 – Spring semester classes begin
  • May 18 – Official end of Spring semester


  • March 19 – Course offerings published online (viewing only)
  • April 2 – Registration begins
  • May 29 – Summer I session classes begin
  • June 18 – Midsummer session classes begin
  • July 9 – Summer ll session classes begin
  • August 17 – Official end of summer sessions


  • April 9 – Course offerings published online (viewing only)
  • April 23 – Priority registration begins
  • April 30 – General registration begins
  • August 27 – Fall semester classes begin
  • December 16 – Official end of fall semester
More Registration Dates and Announcements


Workforce Development & Continuing Education

Workforce Development & Continuing Education programs at Montgomery College offer a wide range of noncredit and credit classes designed to meet the needs of county residents and businesses. Individuals in career transitions, those reentering the workforce, and those updating technical skills, as well as those seeking knowledge enrichment, are among the 25,000 students each year. WD&CE is certified by the Learning Resources Network (LERN), an international association in lifelong learning. LERN has rated our Workforce Development & Continuing Education unit as one of the leading providers of continuing education programs in North America.  

Honors Programs

Montgomery College's Honors Program was created for students seeking exciting and academically rewarding experiences. It allows students to discover and develop their talents and interests through honors courses, seminars, independent study, internships, service-learning opportunities, and social and cultural activities. It features four special programs:

  • Renaissance Scholars, a selective honors program, features scholarship support, special advising, and the opportunity to earn college credit for a summer study/travel experience.
  • Montgomery Scholars accepts 25 outstanding high school graduates each year. This academically challenging program combines a rigorous curriculum of honors courses, special advising, and an honors capstone research project.
  • Macklin Business Institute (MBI) Honors Program offers experiential learning and internships in economics, statistics, and other core business courses, allowing students to build relationships with faculty and local corporate executives. 
  • The Scholars Circle, designed for high-achieving students, provides special advising and activities such as clubs, honors colloquia, trips to honors conferences, and theater performances. 

Special Programs

Montgomery College is home to several special programs designed to enhance our students' learning experiences and better prepare them to enter a career or obtain a bachelor's degree.

Learn more about these and other special programs

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