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CDEP Dual Enrollment Classes at MassBay

Want to take a FREE college course and receive college and high school credits?

The Massachusetts Commonwealth Dual Enrollment Partnership (CDEP) provides opportunities for Massachusetts high school students to take college-level courses for free and earn credit toward high school completion and their future college degrees. MassBay Community College is offering FREE college-level courses this spring for juniors and seniors only at our identified partner high schools. Classes will be held remotely after school or fully Online from January 18, 2022 to May 15, 2022.


Learn More! Information sessions will be held remotely on:

  • Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at 4pm
  • Wednesday, December 15, 2021 at 4pm
  • Thursday, December 16, 2021 at 7pm

Register for a virtual Information Session

When you register, you will be sent a link for the Information Session.

CDEP College Classes Information Session →


Classes Offered:

Drugs and Society

Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:15-5:00pm

Drugs and Society

Examines drug use, abuse, and regulation from a social and public health perspective. Emphasizes the social, economic, political, and legal issues concerning drug use and abuse, drug policy, drug enforcement; the impact of drugs on individuals, communities, and society.

Medical Terminology

Hybrid — Some Scheduled Classes — Rest Fully Online

Medical Terminology

This course presents construction of medial terms through common word roots, prefixes, and suffixes. Students will learn to master medical vocabulary through classroom instruction.


Mondays and Wednesdays 3:15-5:00pm

Principles of Marketing

Examines contemporary marketing principles, concepts, and managerial practices. Studies the marketing environment, consumer behavior, marketing, research, and information systems. Analyzes the marketing mix in terms of product planning and development, distribution management, pricing strategies, and promotional practices. Focuses attention on the social and legal responsibilities of marketing and consumerism. Examines the nature and importance of international and global marketing. Case problems and current issues are discussed and analyzed.


Tuesdays and Wednesdays 3:15-4:45pm


This course introduces fundamental programming concepts. Students learn to design and implement platform- independent scripts. Students will learn scripting for system-administration, database communication, and to provide user interactivity through the use of multimedia resources. By the end of the course students will have a concrete understanding of programming in several important scripting contexts.


Courses Fully Online — No scheduled class meetings.

Contemporary Nutrition

Examines nutritional principles. A study of the main nutrients, proteins, carbohydrates, lipids, vitamins and minerals is made. Dietary recommendations for optimal health for different age groups are covered and used to design diet plans. Modern society’s afflictions due to nutritional excesses or deficiencies are covered, such as obesity, diabetes, heart disease, cancer, anorexia nervosa, and bulimia. Emphasis is given to the use of sound dietary practices as the means for preventing disease.


Apply Here:

CDEP College Classes Application →

Applications due by December 23, 2021