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Admissions: Why You Should Enroll at Nashua Community College
We offer a rolling open-admission policy to anyone with a high school diploma or GED. If you want to attend college, you’re welcome at NCC. No application deadlines. Enrolling is easy.
Nashua Community College offers a variety of affordable programs—including associate degrees, certificates, community and corporate education, employment-ready programs, and online courses—all designed to prepare you for a better future.
Are you thinking about your future? Are you looking to build a career, or change careers, or need additional training? Let us show you how easy it is to apply to Nashua Community College. We’ll help you succeed in today’s competitive workforce.
So Much More: The NCC Advantage
Affordable: Tuition at NCC is significantly less than other colleges in the region. Only $200 per credit.
Open Enrollment: From single courses to degree programs, we make getting college credit easy. All you need is a high school diploma or GED. No SAT scores required.
Early College: You can begin your college degree while still in high school with our Early College Program. Courses offered at a reduced rate of $220 per course.
Quality Education: A top-quality education doesn’t have to be complicated or expensive. NCC offers courses and programs comparable in academic rigor to to those taught at four-year colleges and universities.
Experienced Faculty: Our faculty consists of industry professionals who are passionate about the subjects they teach.
Flexible Scheduling: NCC offers days, evening, and weekend courses.Convenient: Our campus is conveniently located on Route 101A in Nashua, close to major highways. Free Nashua Transit passes for enrolled students.
Transfer Options: We make it easy for you to transfer to bachelor’s degree programs at other colleges. We also accept transfer credits from other colleges.
Questions About Enrolling?
Contact us or stop by the Admission office. No appointment necessary. We’re here to help.
Office: Room 156
Address: Admissions Office, Nashua Community College, 505 Amherst St., Nashua, NH 03063 98
The New Hampshire
Dual Admission Program
Welcome to the Power of 2!
Enrolling at Nashua Community College (NCC) is the first step toward earning two degrees through the New Hampshire Dual Admission Program.
You now have a seamless academic pathway from the New Hampshire Community Colleges and one of the four members of the University System of New Hampshire (University of New Hampshire, Keene State, Plymouth State and Granite State) Complete your associate degree at NCC before transitioning to one of the members of the University System of New Hampshire to complete your bachelor’s degree.
While working toward your associate degree and bachelor’s degree at the same time, you will receive special academic advising and enjoy campus activities at two colleges.
Here’s how you get started:
Apply to NCC and indicate on the application that you would like to enroll in the Dual Admission Program.
Once you have been accepted and complete a placement test, you will meet with a NCC adviser to learn more.
Sign a Dual Admission Program contract outlining the program requirements. Admission to the University System of New Hampshire is guaranteed by maintaining a 2.5 grade point average and earning a grade of C or better is every course, while remaining in good standing. It is important to talk to an academic advisor as you plan your courses.
The Admissions Office offers a series of information sessions throughout the year.
- Tour our academic and wellness facilities
- Meet our Admissions team
- Learn how to apply
- Receive information about our 30+ associate degree and certificate programs
- Learn about financial aid and transfer options
Optional: Learn about Majors and Occupations with the use of Career Assessment software.
Please Note: Students interested in Nursing should attend a discipline-specific information session.
If you have additional questions or would like to register via phone, please call (603) 578-8908.
General Information Sessions
Nursing Information Sessions
Tuesday, May 19, 2015, 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, May 26, 2015, 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, June 18, 2015, 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, June 30, 2015, 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, July 9, 2015, 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015, 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015, 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, September 16, 2015, 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, September 30, 2015, 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, October 6, 2015, 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015, 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, November 10, 2015, 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, November 24, 2015, 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, December 9, 2015, 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, December 15, 2015, 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, January 5, 2016, 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, January 13, 5:00 p.m.
Automotive Open House Tour
Kuder Journey is an online assessment available at Nashua Community College. This comprehensive yet easy to use program utilizes the skills, work values, and research-based interests of users. With the results of their assessment, individuals can choose a career driven degree program or certificate here at Nashua Community College!
Request more information
Fill out our online form to get more information about admission to Nashua Community College.
Nashua Community College does not provide on campus housing, however we do provide an online bulletin board where we post the following:
- Ads from local residents who have apartments/rooms/houses for rent
- Ads from current and future NCC students who are looking for roommates
- Ads from area apartment complexes
- Links to local newspapers to search their classifieds
The housing connection website is for informational purposes only and is intended only to provide contact information. Students are responsible for visiting the property and bear sole responsibility for any agreement they enter into with a landlord. The college is not responsible for the accuracy or comprehensiveness of the site nor does it endorse or get involved in rental negotiations. We make every effort to update this website with new contacts and resources.
To Access the NCC Housing Connection:
(Please note that you will not be able to access Blackboard using Google Chrome)
Under Student Services main menu, navigate to and click on Blackboard.
Log in to Blackboard using the following information:
- Once you are logged in, you will see a screen that says “Courses you are enrolled in.” Housing connection will be listed. Click on that and the Housing Options tab will be on the menu on the left side (it is the fifth option). Once you click on that, you will see the most recent postings for housing options that we have.
We are excited that you are joining the NCC community. Here is what you need to do next:
Important Dates for Summer 2015:
Financial Aid priority deadline – April 14, 2015
Registration dates – March 30th and ongoing
Tuition due – May 12, 2015
Start of Classes – May 26, 2015
Important Dates for Fall 2015
Financial Aid priority deadline – July 20, 2015
Registration dates – April 13th and ongoing
Tution due – August 17, 2015
Orientation – June 25, 2015; July 23, 2015; and August 20, 2015 – Invitation only
Start of Classes – August 31, 2015
Financial Aid: (NCC #009236)
Advising and Registration:
SIS (Student Information System):
- Step-by-Step Instructions for using SIS (PDF) Currently being updated. Check back soon!
- SIS Easy Login Brochure (PDF)
Student Life at NCC:
You are invited to New Student Orientation on June 25th at 9:00am.Meet & Greet:
New and current students
Student ID (Bring 2 forms of ID including a photo ID)
Parking Permit (Have your license plate number on hand)
- Student Information System (SIS) training session (Please bring a printout of your schedule)
For more information refer to the New Student Checklist.
Register to attend Online!
June 3rd & 17th | July 8th & 22nd | August 5th
The $20 application fee is FREE! The $20 *Accuplacer fee is FREE! A $40 Savings!
Fall 2015 Session begins August 31st!
Nashua Community College is hosting an Express Admissions Day where prospective students can:
Meet with an enrollment specialist
Submit an application
Register for classes
Assess Math and English skills
Be admitted into a program
Establish a payment plan
(Express Admissions does not apply to NCC’s Nursing or Honda programs.)
Bring your high school diploma, or GED certificate, and an official transcript if you have attended college elsewhere.
Financial Aid experts will be available to help you complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
*First time applicants only. Express Admissions does not apply to Nursing or Honda Automotive.
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