North Country Community College


Highest Degree Offered: Associates

College Type: Public

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: New York


We are proud of the quality educational programming offered here at North Country, and the sincere desire of the faculty and staff to help you achieve your goals. When you become a member of the North Country Community College community, you will discover that we are dedicated to your success.

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 1965

Undergraduate Students: 1965
Faculty: 52

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 38:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 38:1

Contact Information

23 Santanoni Avenue
Saranac Lake New York 12983


Main Email:

Main Phone: 888-879-6222

Additional Campuses:
Tulloch Campus
75 William Street
Malone, New York 12953

Ticonderoga Campus
11 Hawkeye Trail
Ticonderoga , New York 12883

Admissions Contact:
Edwin Trathen
Vice President for Enrollment-Student Services, Office of Enrollment Management

Transfer Services Contact:
Bobbie Karp
Director of Campus & Student Life, Transfer Services
518-891-2915 ext.204

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Minimum GPA for Applying:
NCCC adheres to an open door rolling admission policy. Admission to the College, however, does not automatically guarantee admission to a particular curriculum or program. The Health Related Career Programs have specific GPA requirements.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
In general, credit may be granted for courses where a grade of at least a C- has been earned.

Credits (Min/Max):
Maximum credits transferred for an Associates degree - 31 credits. Maximum credits transferred for a Certificate - 15 credits.

Test Scores for Applying:
SAT/ACT scores may be submitted, but are not a requirement for admission.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Not required for general admissions consideration.

Essay(s) required:
Not required for general admissions consideration.

Application Fee:
The application process is free of charge, with the exception of a processing fee to cover additional placement test requirements in the Nursing, Radiologic Technology, and Massage Therapy programs.

Other Requirements:
All transfer students will be tested in English and mathematics to assure proper placement. Some programs may require additional testing. Admissions to Health Related Career Programs are highly competitive and have additional requirements.

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Spring Deadline:

Summer Deadline:

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Transfer Statistics

Transfer-Out Rate for Community Colleges:
SUNY students graduating with an A.A. or A.S. degree who wish to transfer directly to a four-year SUNY campus are guaranteed an opportunity to continue full-time study.

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010


Tuition and Fees – In-State:

Total Cost – In-State:

Note on Costs:

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Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
Financial aid is available to eligible students to help them meet expenses while attending college. Contact the Office of Financial Aid at or 518-891-2915 ext.687.

Special Programs

College representatives often visit NCCC to meet with students.


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