Fast Track to a New Career at MassBay

Your dreams. Our mission.

Massachusetts Department of Labor Consortia Grant Initiative

MassBay Community College Supports Students along Efficient Pathways into High-Demand Careers

As part of the Transformation Agenda, MassBay Community College, in partnership with Massachusetts Employment and Training Resources and Partnerships for a Skilled Workforce,  is helping adults in the MetroWest and Worcester area  get back to work by providing the credentials and skills they need now to secure good, family-sustaining jobs. 

Transformation Agenda programs may be for you if:


  • You are unemployed or underemployed and need a quality professional position
  • You always wanted to go back to school and NOW is the time
  • You are looking for an accelerated program to qualify you for immediate career opportunities

The programs at MassBay are accelerated, certificate programs, with the optional goal of an Associate and/or Bachelor’s Degree in Healthcare, Clean Energy and Information Technology.

Certificate Programs:


In addition to daytime course offerings, MassBay offers:

Online & Hybrid Learning:

Utilizing Blackboard Learn, online classes are conducted through technology such as discussion boards, blogs, and online videos. Students can contribute anytime of day or night. Hybrid programs are a mixture of online learning and face to face labs or classroom time at the college.

Evening & Weekend Programs:

Evening & Weekend programs are offered for credit degrees and certificates, as well as non-credit training. These programs can be completed in evenings, weekends, summer, and during accelerated winter sessions.


MassBay Community College is a member of the consortia in partnership with Massachusetts Employment and Training Resources and Partnerships for a Skilled Workforce to serve the needs of the MetroWest and Worcester area.

TransformationAgendaTeam   MassBay Transformation Agenda Team
(left to right):
Sarah Sreedhar,
DOL Program Assistant and Training Pro-Administrator
Liz Watson,
DOL College/Career Navigator
Sofia G. Vargas,
Director, DOL Transformation Agenda Consortia (Metro-South/West region)

For additional information on the programs or student referral please contact Project Navigator Elizabeth Watson by email at or by phone at 508-270-4072.

Project Navigator's schedule:


  • Monday: Framingham Campus
  • Tuesday: Norwood One-Stop
  • Wednesday: Wellesley Campus
  • Thursday: Framingham One-Stop
  • Friday: Wellesley Campus  

  • These programs are supported by the Massachusetts Community Colleges & Workforce Development Transformation Agenda, which is 100% funded through a $20 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment & Training Administration TAACCCT. Grant Agreement #TC-22505-11-60-A-25.