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Northern Maine Community College was established in 1961, and the first class entered the college in 1963. Today, NMCC impacts over 2,000 students annually through various programs.

More than 7,000 graduates are now meeting employer needs throughout the state, the nation, and abroad. Thanks to the support from business and industry throughout the state, NMCC is proud to have more than 250 individuals serve on advisory committees for our various programs. This ensures that NMCC's programs provide the most relevant, technically advanced information required in their industry. The College has earned the reputation of a top-quality educational facility.
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Cited by the Aspen Institute as one of the nation's top 150 community colleges for commitment to student success and educational excellence.  

New Student Orientation

Are you a new student?  Complete the on-line orientation course (NSO600) as soon as possible before the start of your entering semester.  Course information can be found at

Crown of Maine Balloon Fest

Up, Up, Look Up! 

The Crown of Maine Balloon Fest is here.  August 22-25, 2019.

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Great News for Adult Learners

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Adult learners (born on or before 1/1/1996) may be eligible for a $1500 Maine State grant.  Restrictions do apply but to determine your eligibility Complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) as soon as...

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Attention Veterans

Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing (PHWFF) provides basic fly fishing, fly casting, fly tying and rod building classes to both Veterans who have never fly fished before, and seasoned anglers. Fishing trips, both one day and multi-day, are provided free of...

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College is Still a Good Investment

Yes; college is a good investment!  Check out the Federal Reserve Bank of New York's recent blog posts on this topic: .

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U.S. Census Bureau - PT Jobs

Interested in a part-time job?  Click on to learn more. 

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