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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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Open House

Nov. 8th, 9am-12pm

Is Great Bay right for you? Experience Great Bay firsthand by attending an Open House. Tour the Portsmouth campus, meet current students, and learn about our transfer pathways. You can even chat with faculty in your academic area of interest.  Register Now ...

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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 29

Symposium - No Day Classes

(All Day)

Symposium - No Day Classes

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October 31

Community College Day at UNH

(All Day)

Visit UNH for a special Community College Day. The new deadline for Spring 2015 transfer is November 15, 2014.  Great Bay will be providing transportation; please stop by the Advising Center in Room 200 to sign up for a ride.

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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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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