About NCC

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With an enduring commitment to the regional community it serves and a focus on student success, Northampton Community College has developed a reputation as an institution of extraordinary distinction, earning accolades at the state and national levels for innovative programs, outstanding faculty and impressive student achievements.

It counts among its successful alumni a four-time Pulitzer Prize winner and an Academy Award winning director as well as a host of CEOs, presidents, and leaders of business and industry. Today, Northampton Community College has locations in Bethlehem, Southside Bethlehem, and Monroe County, serving more than 30,000 students each year from 53 counties, 48 countries and 25 states.  

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Mission, Vision, and Values

Recognizing that students are the primary reason that Northampton Community College exists, we seek to provide excellent, accessible and comprehensive learning experiences in partnership with the dynamic, diverse communities we serve.

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College History and Facts

Since its establishment in 1967, Northampton Community College is where students turn to earn a degree, access workforce training, learn new leisure activities, and bring their children for enrichment.

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Maps & Directions

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Campus Locations

Northampton Community College has three locations to learn at:  Bethlehem Campus (Bethlehem Township), Monroe Campus (Tannersville in the heart of the Poconos), and the Fowler Family Southside Center (Southside Bethlehem).

Campus Safety

Northampton Community College works to ensure a safe environment for students, staff, faculty and visitors.

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Consumer Rights

As a student at Northampton Community College, you have certain rights. View them here.

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#1
NCC is the most affordable college in the state, with the lowest cost per credit among all PA colleges and universities.
Top 10
NCC was nationally recognized as a Top 10 Tech Savvy Community College by the Center for Digital Education four years in a row.
Power of 3
NCC has three locations to learn at…Bethlehem Township (Main Campus), Monroe County (the heart of the Poconos) and Southside Bethlehem – The Fowler Center.

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