Great Bay Community College, located in both Portsmouth and Rochester NH, serves both businesses and residents in southern New Hampshire, Maine and Massachusetts, meeting their education and training needs. 

Amidst one of the state’s most dynamic high-tech and business communities, Great Bay offers education in the sciences, career and technical programs, as well as in the liberal arts including degree and certificate programs in business, allied health, computer technology, hospitality, veterinary technology, education, criminal justice, biotechnology and life science.

Great Bay has transfer partnerships with public and private four-year institutions both in and out of New Hampshire including direct transfer programs with the University of New Hampshire’s College of Life Sciences and Agriculture, College of Engineering and Physical Science and the Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics.

The Business and Training Center (BTC) at Great Bay Community College partners with area businesses to offer programs designed to upgrade employee skills, advance leadership and management capabilities and support ever-changing job initiatives. 

Great Bay, Rochester offers programs in Advanced Composites Manufacturing that fulfill training needs of area manufacturers in need of skilled workers.

In addition to cutting-edge academic programs, affordable tuition, small class sizes, extensive support systems, transfer agreements, non-credit options and high school, business, and community partners, Great Bay offers an rich student experience. Opportunities to engage outside the classroom are supported and encouraged through events, student clubs and leadership programs as well as athletic programs. 

At Great Bay, there is something for everyone and everyone is welcome.