Plan Ahead for Spring

Plan Ahead
for Spring

Spring Course Schedule Now Available

Registration opens:
Returning students - November 16
New students - November 30   Learn More

Career Ready
6 Months

Successful manufacturing companies are seeking highly skilled workers right now. Get the training and hands-on experience you need to work in advanced manufacturing.

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New Programs

Designed to prepare students to enter a variety of in-demand careers.
New programs include:
- Aviation Technology Associate Degree Program
- Practical Data Science Certificate Program
- Software Development Certificate Program

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UNE Transfer Partnership

You now have a seamless pathway from Great Bay Community College to over 20 bachelor’s degree programs at the University of New England in fields including marine biology, oceanography and medical sciences.
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Dual Admission Program

Great Bay Community College & USNH

Complete your associate degree at GBCC and transition seamlessly to USNH to complete a bachelor’s degree.
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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

December 1

Women's Basketball Game

6:00pm to 7:30pm

Come cheer on your Herons as they face the Vermont Tech Nights!

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December 3

General Information Session


Whether you know what you want to study or you haven’t quite decided this is a great place to start. Learn more about Great Bay’s 30+ Associate Degree and Certificate Programs, the admissions process - from application to registration and get information on transfer options and financial aid.

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Get Involved

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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Schedule an appointment today for Admissions, Advising, Financial Aid, and Placement Testing.

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GBCC in the News

What makes Great Bay Community College so special?

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A message from President Will Arvelo

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My College My Way - Enroll Now

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