ABOUT NCC

A PLACE TO LAUNCH. A great career. A new direction. The excellent preparation you’ll need to transfer to a four-year institution. Nassau Community College is the place where your most ambitious plans can begin to take shape. Not sure yet what those plans are? That’s actually pretty common. Don’t worry — we’ll give you all the support and opportunities you need to figure out your next steps. NCC does just that for nearly 23,000 day and evening students and approximately 10,000 continuing and professional students each year.

Your future will take off from our beautiful 225-acre campus in the heart of Long Island — the largest single-campus community college in the state and part of the State University of New York (SUNY) system. You'll find more than 70 fields of study here, with the facilities, technology, small class sizes, and great teaching that will fuel your educational goals.

Other Facts:

Our faculty hold doctorates at twice the national rate for community colleges.

More of our faculty have received the SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching than any other community college in the state.

We are the largest single-campus community college in the state of New York.

Accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and is authorized by the Board of Regents to award two-year associate degrees in arts (AA), science (AS), and applied science(AAS).

Programs taught in:
English

This school also offers:

Associate of Applied Science

Nassau Community College

Administrative Business Technology-Administrative Support (A.A.S.)–This curriculum provides students with a broad conceptual framework in office automation and informatio ... [+]

Administrative Business Technology - Admin Support (A.A.S.)

Administrative Business Technology - Administrative Support (A.A.S.)– This curriculum provides students with a broad conceptual framework in office automation and information systems combined with a strong learning experience in communication skills, management, keyboarding, and computer applications. This program includes an up-to-date curriculum that incorporates word processing, spreadsheets, database applications, desktop publishing, web page formatting, and e-commerce. During the final semester, all students participate in an internship program.

ABT - Administrative Support A.A.S. Program Hegis Code: 5005 Total Credits: 64 ... [-]
USA Garden City
September 2019
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
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Nassau Community College

Civil Engineering Technology (A.A.S.)–The Civil Engineering Technology program is accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Eng ... [+]

Civil Engineering Technology (A.A.S.)

Civil Engineering Technology (A.A.S.)–The Civil Engineering Technology program is accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (TAC of ABET). [Accreditation Director for Engineering Technology, Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202] The curriculum is balanced between liberal arts, mathematics, and civil engineering technology courses. Although many enter industry after graduation, others elect to transfer to Baccalaureate programs in engineering technology. Civil Engineering Technology graduates are guaranteed acceptance as juniors at Fairleigh Dickinson and Rochester Institute of Technology. Others have transferred to Pennsylvania State University, New Jersey Institute of Technology, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, and many other colleges. Civil engineering technicians are employed in all phases of the construction industry: small houses, building construction, highways, industrial plants, water supply, and sewage treatment plants. They work as concrete and steel designers, detailers, AutoCAD draftpersons, surveyors, estimators, construction superintendents, inspectors, and sales engineers. Their employers include architects; contractors; consulting engineers; land surveyors; equipment manufacturers; material suppliers; and federal, state, county, and town departments.... [-]

USA Garden City
September 2019
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
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Nassau Community College

Paralegal (A.A.S.) - The paralegal program, approved by the American Bar Association, is designed to give the graduate a broad understanding of the law, practical skills, ... [+]

Paralegal (A.A.S.)

Paralegal (A.A.S.) - The paralegal program, approved by the American Bar Association, is designed to give the graduate a broad understanding of the law, practical skills, and experience in a legal setting. Employment opportunities for paralegals exist in law offices, banks, insurance companies, private industry, title companies, and government. The paralegal works under the supervision of an attorney and can assist in all phases of practice except giving legal advice, appearing in court, and setting fees. The program will accept a maximum of 9 credits of paralegal specialty transfer credits. Paralegal students are required to complete a minimum of 10 paralegal credits in the traditional format at NCC.... [-]

USA Garden City
September 2019
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
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Associate of Arts

Nassau Community College

Dance (A.A.) – Dance History, Dance Technique I-IV (Modern Dance/Ballet), Dance Concepts I-II (Choreography), a Modern Dance sequence consisting of Introduction to Modern ... [+]

Dance (A.A.)

Dance (A.A.)–In addition to Liberal Arts requirements, Dance degree students must successfully complete the Dance sequence: Dance History, Dance Technique I-IV (Modern Dance/Ballet), Dance Concepts I-II (Choreography), a Modern Dance sequence consisting of Introduction to Modern Dance, and Modern Dance I-II, and a four-course sequence in Rehearsal & Performance.

Dance A.A. Program Hegis Code: 5610 Total Credits: 64-65

First Semester Credits

DAN 101 Dance in 20th Century 3 DAN 129 Rehearsal and Performance 1 DAN 140 Elementary Modern Dance Technique and Ballet 3 ENG 100 Enhanced Composition I or ENG 101 Composition I or ENG 108 The Craft of Composition / Honors English I (1) 3 MAT Elective (2) 3-4 SOC SCI Elective (3) 3 Total Semester Credits 16-17 ... [-]
USA Garden City
September 2019
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
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Associate of Science

Nassau Community College

Computer Science (A.S.) - This program leads to the Associate in Science (A.S.) degree and is designed for those who intend to transfer to a baccalaureate program oriente ... [+]

Computer Science (A.S.)

Computer Science (A.S.) - This program leads to the Associate in Science (A.S.) degree and is designed for those who intend to transfer to a baccalaureate program oriented in the design of hardware and software of computer systems. The program stresses computer, mathematics, and science courses which are appropriate for transfer to a baccalaureate program.

Students who do not qualify for MAT 122 Calculus I and CSC 120 Computer Science I must seek advisement for MAT and CSC placement and should note that more than four semesters may be required to complete the degree program.

Computer Science A.S. Program Hegis Code: 5101 Total Credits: 64-67

First Semester Credits... [-]

USA Garden City
September 2019
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
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