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Affordable education designed to fit into your life. Great Bay Community College provides accessible, student-centered, quality higher education programs for a diverse population of students seeking career, degree or transfer opportunities. Read more ...

Dual Admission Program

Great Bay Community College & UNH

Complete your associate degree at GBCC and transition seamlessly to UNH to complete a bachelor’s degree.
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Advanced Technology & Academic Center

Open House
Oct. 1st, 4:30-7:00pm

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Wherever you're going, we can be your first step in the right direction.

Just tell us what field interests you.

Not sure where to start? We know a bit about what you need...

Just tell us who you are.

Upcoming events

October 1

Open House - ATAC

4:30pm to 7:00pm

Is Great Bay right for you? Experience Great Bay firsthand by attending an Open House at our Rochester campus. A career in composites manufacturing can mean playing an integral part in creating many significant tools and innovations. Come and see for yourself the wonderful opportunities that students have for a viable career in manufacturing by attending one of our Advance Technology & Academic Center Open House’s. During this event, you will be able to tour the advanced manufacturing lab, speak to current students, professors, and representatives from local companies. Thinking about starting your degree or taking a course to transfer?  At the open house, you can also learn about the variety of Great Bay Community College courses also offered at ATAC.

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October 2

Annual Fall Transfer Fair- Sponsored by Academic Services

10:00am to 2:00pm

Each semester the college holds a Transfer Fair for students interested in transferring to a four year institution.  College/Universities that will be at GBCC this day are:

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Get Involved

We offer our students plenty of ways to get involved both on and off campus.


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Looking for the "College Experience"

We've got a thriving campus community - two of them, actually!

GBCC Portsmouth
320 Corporate Drive,
Portsmouth, NH 03801

ATAC in Rochester
5 Milton Rd, Unit 32
Rochester, NH 03867
(Adjacent to the Lilac Mall)

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