Now in Rochester

Now in Rochester

Complete your Liberal Arts degree in as little as 2 years. Enjoy new, state-of-the-art facilities all at a low cost.

Explore dual enrollment options while in High School to get a “Running Start” at a low cost

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Spring 2015 Schedule

Spring Classes Begin 1/20/15
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Web Registration 11/10/14-1/5/15
(Returning Matriculated Students)

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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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 ...

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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

February 10

Advanced Composites Manufacturing Information Session


Manufacturing is booming, and the jobs are there for people that are trained. Come and learn the wonderful opportunities that students have at Great Bay's Advance Technology & Academic Center for a viable career in manufacturing. Sessions last approximately 1 hour and are only offered at the Advance Technology & Academic Center in Rochester. 

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February 10

General Information Session


We invite all prospective students to visit Great Bay Community College through our General Information Sessions. They last approximately 1 hour and are intended to introduce students to GBCC’s enrollment process and to our campus.

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

Student Success CenterAthleticsClubs and OrganizationsStudent ShowcaseAlumni

Looking for the "College Experience"

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

GBCC Portsmouth
320 Corporate Drive,
Portsmouth, NH 03801

GBCC Rochester
Advanced Technology & Academic Center
5 Milton Rd, Unit 32
Rochester, NH 03867
(Adjacent to the Lilac Mall)

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What makes Great Bay Community College so special?

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Distinguished Leaders 2014 

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Advanced Technology & Academic Center

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Student Showcase Playlist

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ALS Ice Bucket Challenge