Awards and Certifications

CRLA Level 1 Tutor Training Program Certification

5-year recertification granted by the College Reading and Learning Association through June 6, 2021

Learning Center Website Excellence Award

Awarded by the Learning Support Center in Higher Education (LSCHE) in partnership with the National College Learning Center Association (NCLCA), October 2006.

President’s Steward Award

Awarded by Campus Compact for New Hampshire for service and commitment to the communities of New Hampshire. May 2006.

Hallmark Award for Excellence in Education

Fifth Annual Showcase of Best Practices, Innovations and Teaching Excellence for Two-year Degree Granting Institutions. Topic: "Famous AMOS"(NHCTC new student advising program). Awarded at the College Board Regional Conference. October 2005.

The Frank L. Christ Outstanding Learning Center Award

Awarded by the National College Learning Center Association (NCLCA). October 2005

Outstanding Advisor to Campus Organization

Awarded to Diana Varga for International Club, May 2009

Chancellor’s Award For Service Excellence

Awarded to several CAPS staff members, as follows:

  • 2012     Carol Despres
  • 2008     Sharon Cronin
  • 2002     Sarah Bedingfield

Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) Certification

Recertified in 2016 through the School Certification Unit (SCU) — Recertification Team U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) to accept and enroll international students