CRANFORD – Union County College (UCC) will be offering the American Society of Administrative Professionals PACE Certification (Professional Administrative Certification of Excellence) from Monday, July 23 through August 22.

If you are an executive assistant, office manager, paralegal, program analyst, benefits administrator, supervisor or meetings and events planner, this program is for you. This program will help you improve your knowledge, enhance your skills, and gain immediate credibility with your employer, clients, and peers.

The topics covered in this 30-hour course include interpersonal communications, task and project management, computer and internet technology, and management skills.The course will be offered on Monday and Wednesday evenings from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

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The cost of the program is $750 which includes printed and electronic course materials, on demand training videos, sample exam questions, and the final online exam. Students will take the final exam on the last day of class. To earn the PACE® certification, one must pass the 120 question final exam with a score of 80% or better.  

For more information on this certification, please view UCC's Continuing Education brochure online at To enroll online through Instant Enrollment, go to One can also enroll by calling the Office of Continuing Education at (908) 709-7600 or by visiting the office on the Cranford campus located at 1033 Springfield Avenue.