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Great Bay is even more affordable!

Student Financial Assistance Coming in Federal Stimulus Package!

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Life Sciences at Great Bay

Learn about our Bioengineering,
Biotechnology, and Biological
Sciences programs.

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Build Skills for the 21st Century

View our Spring Schedule of Business & Training Courses today.

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Academic Honors Recipients Announced for Fall 2020

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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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Here's how we're celebrating #WorldBookDay 📚 What's everybody reading these days?

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Wednesday, 21 April at 11:45 am is the final Perspectives on Community Colloquium session for this semester. The session features Sheriff Mark Brave, first African-American high sheriff in NH history. He'll be talking to us about his unique experiences and the role of law enforcement in the community. Those interested can find out more and register here:
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Want to stand out to employers? Get the skills to advance your career with non-credit courses at Great Bay Community College. Visit the link below to find out what our Business and Training Center has to offer!

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In case you missed it! The hospitality industry is back and looking for qualified employees. Hotel, Restaurant & Event Management, Event & Meeting Planning, Spa & Wellness...we offer the degree and certificate program you need to enter/move ahead today.
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Great Bay Community College4 days ago
CCSNH has launched an exciting new program issuing Professional Badges for student completion statewide.

As a pilot launch, GBCC issued badges to Medical Assistant completers from fall 2017-spring 2020. A total of 284 badges were awarded to students who can now share their successes with potential employers!
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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