Nashua Community College

Nashua Community College

Nashua Community College, or NCC, is part of the Community College System of New Hampshire. Established in 1970, NCC is located in Nashua, New Hampshire and offers associate's degrees in disciplines like automotive technology, aviation technology, business administration, computer engineering, nursing, liberal arts, and teacher education. Students can also opt for certificate programs in the fields of human services, massage therapy, paralegal studies, and medical coding, among others. In addition, online courses and continuing education programs are available at the college.

Various sports including tennis, swimming, track, cross-country, golf, skiing, soccer, and basketball are available at Nashua Community College. Students are also members of on-campus clubs and organizations including the Phi Theta Kappa - Alpha Chi Kappa Chapter, and the Student Senate.

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Contacting NHCTC-Nashua

Nashua Community College
505 Amherst St
Nashua , NH 03063-1026
General Phone: (603) 882-6923

NHCTC-Nashua Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Business and Management61business management, accounting, accounting technology, human resources, marketing
Liberal Arts35sign language translation, liberal arts and sciences, general studies
Mechanics and Repair28autobody repair, automobile mechanics, aircraft maintenance
Therapy and Counseling27massage therapy
Education and Teaching25education, education of speech impaired, early childhood education
Engineering Technician22electronics tech, electromechanical tech, computer engineering tech, CAD and design
Media21communications tech
Nursing and Emergency Medicine20registered nursing
Computer Science and Engineering17computer applications programming, computer science, web design, computer networking, webmastering
Law13legal assistant
Production Trades9machinist, machine shop assistant
Family and Social Work7human services
Animal Science and Care6animal grooming
Medical Support and Technology6medical coding
Hospitality1restaurant and food services management
Medical Administration1medical secretary

Number of programs and degrees for NHCTC-Nashua in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year5820
Associate's degree21225
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years292

NHCTC-Nashua Student Body

In 2007-2008, NHCTC-Nashua had a total enrollment of 1,850 students (1,068 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 79%
Black 2%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 3%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 12%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 24%
20-21 16%
22-24 10%
25-29 9%
30-34 6%
35-39 5%
40-49 10%
50-64 2%
65+ 0%

NHCTC-Nashua Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 49 %
Part-Time 38 %

NHCTC-Nashua Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Nashua, New Hampshire for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other New Hampshire Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

NHCTC-Nashua Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 6,112
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 13,312
Books and supplies $ 1,600

Financial Aid:
NHCTC-Nashua participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 923600)

NHCTC-Nashua Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year3$67,7222*
All faculty totalcalendar year3$67,7222*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year8$54,05415$48,579
Associate professoracademic year0*2*
Assistant professoracademic year6$42,5372*
Instructoracademic year1*0*
All faculty totalacademic year15$48,44019$46,226

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

NHCTC-Nashua Degree Programs (2007)

Animal Science And Care
Dog/Pet/Animal Grooming

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
Computer Science
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster

Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Education, General
Education/Teaching Individuals - Speech or Language Impairments

Engineering Technician
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Tech

Family And Social Work
Human Services, General

Restaurant/Food Services Management

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts
General Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation

Mechanics And Repair
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/Technician
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician

Communications Technology/Technician

Medical Administration
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary

Medical Support And Technology
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Production Trades
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
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checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Option to study abroad
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