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Choose a rewarding career and make a positive difference in someone's life.

NSCC’s programs in Human Service areas offer career training opportunities that enhance your professional growth and empower others to develop, heal and thrive, or recover. Associate degree and certificate programs led by dedicated instructors who are experts in their fields prepare you to work with youth, elderly persons, people with disabilities, and in the mental health and recovery fields. 

18-month Associate Degrees

Earn your degree in 18 months or less and transfer to university to pursue your bachelor’s degree. 

Experiential Learning

Take advantage of opportunities for real-world, hands-on training related to your program of study and career goals.

Credit for Prior Learning

Gain a head start toward your North Shore Community College certificate or degree by using the knowledge you have acquired through prior learning.


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North Shore Community College offers academic degrees and certificates focused on the social and behavioral science fields.

Credit Certificate
Credit Certificate
Associate in Science
Credit Certificate
Associate in Science



North Shore Community College is an accredited nonprofit institute of higher education where all are welcome and each is challenged. NSCC is accredited by NECHE, the New England Commission of Higher Education.

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