DCCAEP provides a variety of services depending on your college & career interests!
Please select a field of study that interests you below:
The Accelerated Career Education (ACE) program at Delgado Community College integrates basic skills with career and technical instruction. ACE includes a set of certification and credit classes that are co-taught by an adult basic skills instructor and a career content instructor based on the I-BEST model.
Earn industry-based certifications and college credits towards your degree.
Develop valuable academic and professional success skills.
Earn your high school equivalency (HiSET) through co-enrollment in the Adult Education Program.
Benefit from wrap-around academic and student support services.
Explore academic and professional opportunities.
Academic Programs: The IT Core Cluster is designed to prepare you to start your career or pursue additional education in the pathways of network technology, health information technology, and advanced manufacturing. This cluster sets you on the path toward a Precision Machining CTS, Computer Network Technology AAS, Computer Information Technology AAS, Registration Specialist CTS, or Medical Coding CAS.
Academic Programs: The Healthcare Core Cluster is designed to prepare you to build credit for a career or education in pathways of within the Allied Health fields. This cluster sets you on the path toward concentrations in Surgical Technology CTS, Phlebotomy TCA, Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic CTS, Massage Therapy CTS, Physical Therapy Assistant AAS, Occupational Therapy Assistant AAS, or Pharmacy Technician CTS.
Jobs: Example occupations include: Surgical Technician/Assistant, Phlebotomist, Physical Therapy Assistant/Aide, Emergency Medical Technician, Occupational Therapy Assistants/Aides, Massage Therapist, or Pharmacy Technician.
Academic Programs: The Technical Trades Core Cluster is designed to prepare you to build your skills for a career or pursue additional education in the pathways of welding, HVAC, and electrical work. This cluster sets you on the path toward concentrations in Welding CTS, HVAC/R CTS, or Electrician CTS.
Jobs: Example occupations include: Welder, Fabricator, HVAC Technician, or Electrician/Helper.
Academic Programs: The Culinary Arts Career Cluster is designed to prepare you to build your skills for a career or pursue additional education in the Culinary Field. This core leads to concentrations in Pastry Arts, Line Cook, and Culinary Management, as well as the Culinary Arts A.A.S