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Application fee
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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).

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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 College3 days ago
CCSNH announces UNH bioscience pathway scholarship - offering exciting pathway for community college students pursuing a four-year degree in Life Sciences at UNH. Pathways to Professions in Bioscience (P2Bio) will award 10 annual scholarships along with career advising and research opportunities for a future career in life sciences.
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Great Bay Community College is in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.4 days ago
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Are you a student athlete looking to continue playing competitively? Great Bay currently offers five traditional sports – men’s baseball, women’s softball, women’s volleyball, men’s and women’s basketball, and men’s and women’s golf. It competes in the Yankee Small Conference within the U.S. College Athletic Association. We also offer a new eSports program where we compete in team-based online gaming against other college eSports teams. Ready to learn more?
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Great Bay Community College4 days ago
There's still time to pick up your Stress Relief Bag....lobby, Portsmouth campus today and tomorrow from 11:30 to 1:30.
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Great Bay Community College4 days ago
Take your Excel skills to the next level with Intermediate Excel. Class starts Tuesday, December 7th... Register Today!
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Great Bay Community College1 week ago
The college will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday Thursday, November 25th and Friday, November26th. Both Portsmouth and Rochester campuses will be closed and there will be no classes or services available (on campus, remote or in- person).
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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