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We’ve put together resources for helping you apply to the college, apply for financial aid, and learn about what NCCC has to offer.

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Find courses and programs of interest in the upcoming semester, or look up your current courses to find locations and meeting times.

Joyner Health Science Center

Visit our new facility specifically designed for our well-known veterinary technology and health care professions programs.

Continuing Education

Take credit-free courses in topics from Nurse Aide (CNA) to Real Estate. Learn more about our credit-free offerings here.

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The best education for your money! Faculty is insightful and really cares, and the student body is welcoming to all backgrounds and ages. The best possible place to get a college education.

– David Zwart, NCCC Student


Berlioz: The Bigger, The Better

WINSTED, CT – September 4, 2019 - This fall, Northwestern Connecticut Community College will be offering Special Topics: Berlioz: The Bigger, The Better (MUS 298)
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The Value of Community Colleges in Healthcare Education:

From lower tuition to employer partnerships, learn how today’s community colleges are helping students in healthcare learn, graduate, and find career success. Learn more...  
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Payment Plans for Fall 2019 semester now available online!

Payment Plans for the Fall 2019 semester are now available online through the myCommNet portal.
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Northwestern Connecticut Community College Nursing student, Morgan Gillette, was one of twenty-three (23) students who received Connecticut League for Nursing’s (CLN) RN Peer Recognition Award, at its 37th Annual RN Student Day, which was held on November 1, 2017, and attended by over 740 students and faculty.


Why do our students love going to college at NCCC?

24/7 Registration

You can register any time of day for courses in the upcoming semester. Our online registration and student information system gives you access to register, view current courses, and obtain transcripts.

Credit-Free Programs

Our credit-free programs offer a range of topics and certifications including health/medical industry, professional development, real estate, technology, personal trainer/fitness, and more.

Financial Aid

NCCC participates in federal, state and college-sponsored financial aid programs and we work with you to help you get the resources you need.

Team Success

The program helps young adults between the ages of 18 and 24 to achieve their educational and career goals. Team Success students benefit from mentoring, academic tutoring, career and educational guidance, and more.


"The Child May Not Remember, But The Body Remembers"

“ engrossing study of how Adverse Childhood Experiences (or ACEs) can be linked to destructive behavior and medical diseases” – Matt Fagerholm (   WINSTED,

NCCC is Inviting the Community to Help Select a New School Mascot

WINSTED, CT – September 3, 2019 - Northwestern Connecticut Community College (NCCC) is looking to select a new mascot to represent the institution and is

NCCC is the Highest Ranked Community College in CT for the 4th Year in a Row

WINSTED, CT – August 27, 2019 - In its just released report, 2019’s Best & Worst Community Colleges, the website WalletHub, has rated Northwestern Connecticut


WINSTED, CT – July 23, 2019 - This fall, Northwestern Connecticut Community College, located in Winsted and Tunxis Community College, in Farmington, will jointly offer