Who We Are

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As the only public college located in the Adirondack Park, we offer educational, cultural and recreational programs and experiences to a 3,500 square mile service area with 90,000 inhabitants. Each year, students enroll at our three locations in Saranac Lake, Malone, and Ticonderoga from every region of New York, New England, and countries around the world. We are proud to offer a progressive and individualized education to suit degrees, certifications and foundational credits along with and individual experience. Living and learning here provides our students with the benefit of attending one of State University of New York's most unique colleges.

Our Mission:

NCCC 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.