$ 50
Application fee
0 %
of full-time students receive financial aid
0 :1
Average student faculty ratio
Degree and certificate programs

What Sets Great Bay Apart

Academic Excellence

Over fifty degree and certificate programs in healthcare, business, STEM, and liberal arts taught by credentialed faculty with years of experience in higher education and industry.

Support to Succeed

Admissions counselors, academic advisors, tutors and staff members from our award winning Center for Academic Planning and Support (CAPS) working one-on-one to ensure student success.

Transfer Pathways

Transfer agreements with other Colleges and Universities in New Hampshire and beyond and transfer advisors to work one-on-one to help you with the process. Great Bay is one of the largest transfer feeder schools to the University of New Hampshire.

2 Campuses

The main campus is in Portsmouth, NH at the Pease Tradeport and the second is located in Rochester, NH.

State of the Art Facilities

The campus in Rochester includes advanced manufacturing, CNC, NDT and welding labs outfitted with equipment used in industry. The Portsmouth campus includes designated lab spaces for life sciences, nursing, veterinary technology, computer technology, surgical technology and information systems technology. Both campuses offer high tech classrooms and ample space for students to study and gather.

5 Athletic Teams

Teams include men’s basketball and baseball and women’s basketball, volleyball and softball as well as men’s and women’s golf. GBCC is a member of the Yankee Small College Conference (YSCC) within the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA).

If I could identify one thing that made a difference, it would be Great Bay. I talk all the time about how much Great Bay changed my life and gave me a huge foundation. I am incredibly grateful for my time there.
John Woelflein, GBCC Alum, Graduate, Harvard University

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DID YOU KNOW - If you are Pell-eligible, you could attend college tuition-free!
CCSNH Promise Program: Providing need-based gap funding to eligible in-state students.

If you are thinking about classes this fall or spring - you may be eligible. Learn more at www.ccsnh.edu/promise/
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The Art Club is back! Come into the art room (on the 3rd floor) anytime after 12 on Friday and see what they are up to!
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Hey Herons, ICYMI
GBCC President's Message: Welcome to the Fall Semester!
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Great Bay Student Nurses Association Bake Sale - always a favorite! Portsmouth campus today - till treats are gone.
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Improve job performance and productivity this fall. Excel classes starting this October - Intro, Intermediate, Macros & Pivot Tables. Courses are instructor led online (via Zoom). Register now/Learn more:
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President Lesser says “learn to be wild” at todays Bring Back the Trades event.
I believe that through studying for my English degree, I have become a more open-minded, sympathetic and empathetic person.
Madeline Ramirez, GBCC Graduate
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