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Start mapping your professional path with NSCC’s science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs. With strong industry growth predicted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, you’ll have many career options from which to choose.

18-month associate degrees lead to bachelor’s degrees and higher salaries. 
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.


Ludmila Almeida, STEM graduate

Ludmyla is among 37 Fellows chosen by Hack.Diversity, which connects STEM students of color with careers in Boston’s innovation economy.


NSCC Computer Science Graduate, ‘19

UMass Lowell Computer Science Program | Focus on Robotics


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Attending NSCC immediately puts you on the path to financial success by helping you avoid unnecessary student debt.

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Did you know more than half of NSCC's students are older than 21?

NSCC welcomes adult learners who are looking to start their college journey – or return to school in pursuit of a new career. 

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If you’re looking for an excellent college education that’s affordable and close to home, come explore NSCC. Most programs are open enrollment and there's never an application fee to apply to NSCC!

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