COWC is being reorganized

  • If you would like information on higher education access services (such as Educational Opportunity Centers, Educational Talent Search or GEAR Up, etc.) please contact MassEdCo staff at 508-754-6829 or (Please note this site is still under construction)
  • If you would like information about the Certificate in College Teaching Program, please go to The Higher Education Consortium of Central Massachusetts (HECCMA) Certificate in College Teaching Program is the new name for the previous Colleges of Worcester Consortium (COWC) Certificate in College Teaching Program. Only our organization name has changed. The quality and structure of the CCT program has remained fully intact.