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Northampton County Area Community College

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
  • Public
    2 year
  • 10.7K
    Full + Part time Students
  • 1:22
    Faculty to Student Ratio
  • 32%
    Transfer Student Ratio
  • $8,381
    Avg. Financial Aid
For over 40 years, Northampton Community College in Bethlehem, Pa., has focused on offering a wide variety of courses at an affordable price, without sacrificing quality of instruction. NCC's graduates have gone on to study at area four-year schools, as well as other colleges and universities across the country. Located 90 miles west of New York City and 60 miles north of Philadelphia in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA, Northampton is one of few community colleges that offers campus housing. At NCC, you can choose from nearly 100 transfer and career programs leading to associate degrees, certificates, and diplomas.
Over 1,500 courses transfer into Northampton County Area Community College
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Founded 1967
Total Faculty 143
Full-Time Undergraduate 4,679
Part-Time Undergraduate 5,987
Application Acceptance Rate 100%
Transfer Students 3,423
Programs 128 Programs
Courses 1,021 Courses
Transfer Agreements 212 outgoing Transfer Agreements
Equivalencies 1,643 incoming Equivalencies
8,748 outgoing Equivalencies

Financial Information

In-State Tuition $8,100
Out-of-State Tuition $12,000
Books and Supplies $1,400
Federal Loans: Undergrads receiving aid 21%
Federal Loans: Average amount received $4,486
Scholarships & Grants: Undergrads receiving aid 47%
Scholarships & Grants: Average amount received $3,895

Information for Transfer In Students

  • Accepts Transfers:
  • Transfer Applications Accepted:
    Open Admissions
  • Percentage Accepted:

Transfer Application Requirements

Transfer Credit Policy

Information for Transfer Out Students

Northampton County Area Community College

3835 Green Pond Rd
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18020
United States
Main Phone:


Transfer Admission Contact:
Admissions Office
Transfer Services Contact:
Michelle Palmisano
Transfer Advisor, Advising & Transfer Services Office
International Admissions Contact:
Patty Boulous
Assistant Director, Admissions/International Students, Admissions Office
Veterans Services Contact:
Diana Holva
Student Veteran Services, Student Enrollment Center
Athletic Director Contact:
Troy Tucker
Director of Athletics, Athletics Office

Branch Campuses/Additional Locations

Monroe Campus
2411 Rt. 715
Tannersville, PA 18372
Last updated on 5/23/2022 by AcademyOne.