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Welcome Back

Welcome Back Students and Faculty!

We are excited to celebrate our 70th year. Join us for the official start to the new academic year at Convocation.

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Career Ready
in
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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Best Decision Ever

Choosing the right college will impact your future. Meet our students to really understand the value of a community college.

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Fall Course Schedule

Now is the time to make your plans for the fall semester. Check out our Fall Course Schedule to learn more about the day, evening and online classes offered at our two campuses starting on August 31.  Choose from over 50 degree and certificate programs. Register now – classes fill quickly!
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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

September 10

Student Activity Fair

11:00am to 1:00pm

Did you know that GBCC has over 20 student-run Clubs and Organizations! Representatives from clubs such as Student Government Association, STEM Club, Outdoor Adventure Klub, K-Pop Nation, and more, will be in the lobby to provide information to students about their club(s). Check it out and get involved.

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September 24

Career Transition Program

4:00pm to 5:00pm

The Career Transition program aims to assist students in fine tuning the skills they will need to reenter the workforce once they graduate from GBCC.  The program was developed and is facilitated by HR professionals at Long Term Care Partners.  The program is FREE to all GBCC students.  To sign up contact Mike Fischer at mfischer@ccsnh.edu.  

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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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