Who We Are

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Our Mission:

North Country Community College provides open access to high quality academic programs that prepare students for transfer and career success. The College contributes significantly to the enrichment of our communities by cultivating an educated citizenry, a skilled workforce, and opportunities for lifelong learning.



NCCC will provide opportunities for growth and success for our students and community. We are committed to educational experiences that build on the unique environment of the Adirondacks and our institutional values, while nurturing the academic and personal achievement of individuals with diverse backgrounds and aspirations. 



Academic Rigor and Intellectual Curiosity

Compassion and Kindness

Accountability, Integrity and Transparency

Diversity and Individuality

Openness to Change

Shared Governance 

Institutional Goals:
1 .Provide a meaningful and engaging education that prepares students for transfer or career opportunities.
2. Create and nurture a supportive environment that welcomes diversity and difference and focuses on student success and growth.
3. Act as a strong and valued partner in the communities we serve.
4. Ensure the financial sustainability of the institution through strengthening enrollment and maximizing use of resources.