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Interested in learning more about NSCC? Use the form below to express your interest or contact a member of our team!


Hours of Operation


8 AM - 6 PM


8 AM - 4:30 PM


8 AM - 4 PM

Explore Our Programs

Whether you know exactly what you would like to study or if you are still exploring options, NSCC can help you start your academic journey in nearly 70 different degree and certificate programs. Click here to explore the programs in the arts, science, business, public service, nursing, allied health, STEM, and industrial technologies.


Next Steps

All incoming students will need to complete a few orientation resources that can be found here.



NSCC awarded over $800,000 in scholarships to students last year and continues to look for opportunities to help with the cost of college. If you need assistance with filing for financial aid or applying for scholarships, our Financial Aid office is here to help!


Information for Inquiring New Students


Visits are offered Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 9 AM and 1 PM. In addition, you have the opportunity to visit two Mondays a month at 5 PM. Register for the NSCC experience Register

NSCC offers over 60 majors and programs to learners. Our goal is to help you on the right path to continue your education or start your career after graduation. In fact, 95% of of our students report they are employed or continuing their education within 6 months of graduation.

Learners can apply for admission here. The application can be used for all types of admission.

Absolutely! We have an abundance of learners who start their educational journey with NSCC, achieve an Associate’s degree, and continue on to a 4-year school. We have advisors to help learners on this path to make sure you create a plan, stay on that plan, and complete it.

Yes! The undergraduate admission process is separate from the CCP admission process. To continue on with NSCC after high school, you must submit a new application for admission for that purpose.

Connect with the college/university that is giving you the credit. That institution will need to send an official transcript to NSCC for us to evaluate. Once the evaluation process takes place, we can let you know what credit will transfer in towards a degree or certificate program.

NSCC is an open-access institution. In short, you do not need to meet certain standards to be admitted, but you do have steps to complete before you are ready to register for classes.

We have compiled a list of next steps that you will want to complete before you can register for classes. Check them out below.
Next Steps

Placement scores of some kind are required for all incoming students. This requirement can be met with ACT/SAT scores or by taking the Accuplacer. NSCC offers the Accuplacer on campus in the Office of Admissions. Check out the information and registration form below.
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The Financial Aid Office is here to help you if you would like to fill out the FAFSA. In addition to many high schools that host financial aid nights, we offer assistance online and on campus. We also have numerous scholarships for incoming students including some full and half tuition scholarships just for the work completed in high school.