$ 50
Application fee (except for F-1 International Applications)
0 %
of full-time students receive financial aid
0 :1
Average student faculty ratio
Degree and certificate programs

What Sets Great Bay Apart

Academic Excellence

Over fifty degree and certificate programs in healthcare, business, STEM, and liberal arts taught by credentialed faculty with years of experience in higher education and industry.

Support to Succeed

Admissions counselors, academic advisors, tutors and staff members from our award winning Center for Academic Planning and Support (CAPS) working one-on-one to ensure student success.

Transfer Pathways

Transfer agreements with other Colleges and Universities in New Hampshire and beyond and transfer advisors to work one-on-one to help you with the process. Great Bay is one of the largest transfer feeder schools to the University of New Hampshire.

2 Campuses

The main campus is in Portsmouth, NH at the Pease Tradeport and the second is located in Rochester, NH.

State of the Art Facilities

The campus in Rochester includes advanced manufacturing, CNC, NDT and welding labs outfitted with equipment used in industry. The Portsmouth campus includes designated lab spaces for life sciences, nursing, veterinary technology, computer technology, surgical technology and information systems technology. Both campuses offer high tech classrooms and ample space for students to study and gather.

5 Athletic Teams

Teams include men’s basketball and baseball and women’s basketball, volleyball and softball as well as men’s and women’s golf. GBCC is a member of the Yankee Small College Conference (YSCC) within the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA).

If I could identify one thing that made a difference, it would be Great Bay. I talk all the time about how much Great Bay changed my life and gave me a huge foundation. I am incredibly grateful for my time there.
John Woelflein, GBCC Alum, Graduate, Harvard University

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Great Bay Community College18 hours ago
Our April Open House (originally scheduled for the 4th) is now taking place on April 18th from 4-6PM here in Portsmouth. If you (or someone you know) is looking to learn more about starting or completing your degree (in over 50 programs) and launching a career or transfer pathway to top college/university - you will NOT want to miss this event!

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Great Bay Community College20 hours ago
It's that time of year again - time for the annual Golf "Fore" Education Tournament! The event (in it's 11th year) takes place at Pease Golf Course on Thursday, June 13th

Please consider supporting Great Bay Athletics by playing or becoming a sponsor.
For info and to register - QR code or http://lnkd.in/dFS8ZHwq
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Great Bay Community College21 hours ago
Dr. Dulcinea Kaufman (Director/Chair, Department of Nursing) presented "Leveraging the Resources of Health Care Organizations to Improve Health and Wellness of Academic Nurse Educators." at the 36th Annual Eastern Nursing Research Society Conference in Boston on April 4th. This research was conducted with the National Consortium of Academic Nurse Educators (NC-ANE), of which Dr. Kaufman is a founding member.
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GBCC Eclipse 2024
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Counting down! Send us pics of you watching - but first, live in the moment, put your glasses on and take it all in...
I believe that through studying for my English degree, I have become a more open-minded, sympathetic and empathetic person.
Madeline Ramirez, GBCC Graduate