Lisa Glover, Biotechnology Student

“I'm looking for a career that will make a difference.”

— Lisa Glover, Biotechnology Student


Northampton offers academic programs in almost every field you can think of, and perhaps some you didn't know existed. With nearly 100 degrees and certificates available, you'll find a good match for your career and educational goals.

As you investigate the options, you'll find information about the kinds of careers that will be open to you with each of our degrees. You can also learn about the course requirements of each program, including prerequisites.

Would you prefer to get your degree via the Internet? Explore online learning at Northampton, where dozens of degrees can be earned from almost any location. Considering transferring to a four-year institution? Our Honors Program offers an opportunity to stand out from the crowd and enhance your application.

Discover the opportunities at Northampton by selecting from the following choices:

Getting a degree

An undergraduate degree is comprised of three parts: courses in the major, elective courses, and courses in the General Education Core Curriculum. Find out how they all come together.

View Books

Learn more about the degrees, diplomas and certificate programs offered at Northampton Community College through our annual viewbooks. The viewbooks, which are separated according to specialty, provide an overview of the courses you'll be taking and the time line you'll be following as you complete your program of choice. The books also include information on career potential and career trends for occupations related to your field of study.

Programs & Majors

Find specific information about the credit degrees, certificates and specialized diplomas we offer.

Online Learning

If your schedule makes it challenging to attend classes on campus, you can still graduate from Northampton. Whether you are interested in picking up one class or earning an entire degree, explore the world of online learning here.

© Northampton Community College 3835 Green Pond Rd Bethlehem, PA 18020 610-861-5300