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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).

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I am saving roughly 1/3 of the tuition cost from my prior university. After housing costs and flights, I am spending 1/5 of what I was spending last year.
Cameron Stukel, Current Student

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Great Bay Community College5 days ago
For the 5th year, RiverWoods Exeter’s Residents Charitable Funds Committee has awarded Great Bay Nursing students with $2,000 scholarships. This year, all 7 applicants who applied were awarded a scholarship. Criteria included: minimum 2.7 CGPA, community involvement, essay, and professional recommendation. This year’s recipients were: Melinda Bailey, Mikaela Boyer, Heather Burwell, Kendra Cormier, Rebekah Greason, Abby Laurion, and Beth Rachdorf . The Residents Charitable Funds Committee has awarded $56,000 over the past 5 years to our students. From Left to Right: Rebekah Greason, Kendra Cormier, Heather Burwell, Beth Rachdorf, Melinda Bailey. Other scholarship winners who were not able to attend: Abby Laurion, Mikaela Boyer
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Great Bay Community College is in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.1 week ago
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Hey Herons, GBCC new students and alum – What are you up to tomorrow? We have a last minute request for students to participate in a photo shoot for a GBCC/CCSNH video. NO ACTING ABILITY REQUIRED! Simply, come to our Portsmouth campus tomorrow, June 24th from anywhere from 11:00-2:00pm to participate as an "extra" and see a live full production photo shoot! Free pizza and GBCC giveaways provided! To participate email Lisa at lproulx@ccsnh.edu.
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Great Bay Community College1 week ago
Hey Herons, GBCC new students and alum – What are you up to tomorrow? We have a last minute request for students to participate in a photo shoot for a GBCC/CCSNH video. NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED! Portsmouth campus tomorrow 6/24 a 11:00 to as long as you can stay. Free pizza and GBCC stuff. Email lproulx@ccsnh.edu.
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Great Bay Community College2 weeks ago
Join the Portsmouth community in celebrating Pride this weekend 🏳️‍🌈 https://www.seacoastoutright.org/pride
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Great Bay Community College2 weeks ago
Wishing you the best day, dads! #fathersday
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Great Bay Community College2 weeks ago
Thanks to all who came out yesterday to support our Golf "Fore" Education Fundraiser!
The College has helped me develop both personally and professionally. I am so grateful for my Great Bay experience.
Rachel Robillard, Current Student
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