Scholarship Applications for Spring 2017 are now available

September 27, 2016 in Foundation, Home Page, News by Kathy Peterson

Sussex County Community College (SCCC) has over 100 scholarships that are available to students and incoming students ranging from $250 to $2,000 for the Spring 2017 semester.  These scholarships are available through the SCCC Foundation.

Applications are available online at and in SCCC’s Advising and Counseling Center. To apply for a scholarship, students must complete a scholarship application packet in addition to submitting a personal essay. Students are also required to provide a letter of recommendation in support of their candidacy.

Students should return their completed application to the Advising and Counseling Center, Administration Building, Room B206 by Tuesday, October 18 at 5:00 p.m.  Questions can be directed to the SCCC Foundation at 973-300-2121.







Skylanders Ease Past Montgomery

September 27, 2016 in Sports, Women's Soccer by Michael Rath

The SCCC women’s soccer team cruised to a 6-0 win over Montgomery CC this past Saturday. Goals were scored by Gabby Sarni (Kittatinny HS) with 4, Jill Pullis (Vernon HS), and an own goal by Montgomery off of a deflected corner.  Pullis also provided 3 assists during the game.  The win brings the Skylanders record to 4-3, with Gabby Sarni ranked 4th in the nation for goals scored, and Jill Pullis ranked 2nd in the nation for assists. Sussex travels to Northampton this Thursday for a 3:30 game in Bethlehem, PA.

Sussex Falls to Middlesex

September 27, 2016 in Men's Soccer, Sports by Michael Rath

The SCCC men’s soccer team lost in a close contest with Middlesex CC 3-2.  Goals were scored by Tom Parry (England) and Alejandro Patino (Newton, NJ).  Parry, who now has 10 goals for the season, is ranked in the top 25 in the nation for goals scored for NJCAA division III players.  Sussex will play Passaic CC this Tuesday, September 27.

Sussex Defeats Morris

September 27, 2016 in Sports, Women's Soccer by Michael Rath

The Sussex County Community College women’s soccer team won a hard fought battle against arch rivals CC Morris at Morris 2-0.  Gabby Sarni (Kittatinny) and Jill Pullis (Vernon) notched goals and Camille Constant (France) recorded the shutout in goal in her first start as goalkeeper this season.   Head coach Frank Vernacchio, commented, “This was a big win for our women’s team; not only did we even our record at 3 wins and 3 losses, but to beat our rival on their turf is a credit to our team.”

Join the Skylanders Women’s Softball or Basketball Team

September 26, 2016 in Home Page, News, Sports, Women's Softball by Kathy Peterson

The Athletic Department  is looking for interested students to join the SCCC Women’s Varsity Intercollegiate Softball Team. A meeting will be held at the SCCC softball field for planning and preparation for the Spring 2017 season on Thursday, September 29 at 6 pm.

If you are interested, you can also reach out to
AJ Agnor
Women’s Softball Coach
973-300-2307 office
973-222-8420 cell

We are also looking for more players to round out our Women’s Basketball Team.
Kaitlyn Gaffney
Women’s Basektball Coach


This evening’s (9/21) FAFSA Workshop has been cancelled.

September 21, 2016 in News by Sandy Cupo

Our next FAFSA Workshop will be held this Friday (9/23) from 10 am to 11 am in Room B305.

EKG Technology Program open to Sussex residents

September 20, 2016 in Continuing Education, Home Page, News by Kathy Peterson

For those looking to obtain a certificate as an EKG Technician, the opportunity to do so can be had through Skylands Professional Training, a community college regional partnership between Sussex and Warren County Community College.

A comprehensive 50-hour EKG Technician Certification Program is being offered from Oct. 10 through Nov. 30, with classes Mondays and Wednesdays 6-9:30 p.m., on the SCCC campus.

The program prepares students to function as EKG Technicians and to take the ASPT EKG Technician exam, as well as other national certification exams.

This program includes all aspects of EKG training, including important practice and background details on anatomy and physiology of the heart, medical disease processes, medical terminology, medical ethics and more. Additionally students will practice on actual EKG equipment and perform hands-on labs.

For more information and registration instructions, please visit

Sarni Named GSAC Player of the Week

September 20, 2016 in Sports, Women's Soccer by Michael Rath

Sussex CCC’s Gabby Sarni has been named the Garden State Athletic Association Women’s Soccer Player of the Week for the week ending September 17th. Sussex went 1-1 for the week, losing to Brookdale 4-2 and defeating Ocean CC 6-0.

Gabby Sarni (Stillwater, NJ) was the top scorer for SCCC this past week against Brookdale CC and Ocean CC netting four goals and providing one assist. Gabby caused problems for both Brookdale and Ocean with her hold up play and speed creating numerous opportunities for the Skylanders. Sarni is currently 12th overall among all NJCAA Division I players in goals with 10 on the season.

The Skylanders are 2-3 overall.

Gabby Sarni Named GSAC Player of the Week

Gabby Sarni Named GSAC Player of the Week

Sussex Defeats Ocean

September 19, 2016 in Sports, Women's Soccer by Michael Rath

The SCCC women’s soccer team cruised past Ocean CC this past Saturday with a 6-0 win.  Scoring for the Skylanders were Gabby Sarni (Kittatinny) with a hat trick, Jill Pullis (Vernon), Merrinda Hill (Australia) and Kirsten Maurizi (Sparta).  Jill Pullis also chipped in with 3 assists to rank her in the top 5 in the nation for that category. The win brings the Skylanders’ record to 2-3.

Sussex Cruises Past Cumberland

September 19, 2016 in Men's Soccer, Sports by Michael Rath

The Sussex County Community College men’s soccer team defeated Cumberland CC 7-0 this past Saturday, 9/17.  Tom Parry (England) led the way with a hat trick (3 goals scored), Jorge Caballero (Vernon), Fraser Morrison (Scotland), Fabio Pinfildi (Brazil) and Angel Umanzor (Costa Rico) also scored.  During the pregame ceremony we honored the 2006 Men’s Soccer Region XIX Champions, where many returned for the first time since 2006.  It was great to see these young men and their families.   Sussex takes on Raritan Valley CC on Tuesday at 3:30 pm.