Campus News

NMCC Receives National Accreditation for Practical Nursing Program

May 29, 2024
Northern Maine Community College (NMCC) has received formal notification from the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) confirming the accreditation of its Practical Nursing (PN) program. The ACEN is the leading authority in nursing accreditation and works to ensure the highest quality of nursing instruction. ACEN accreditation assures the… Read More

NMCC Announces Spring 2024 Dean’s List

May 22, 2024
Northern Maine Community College (NMCC) proudly recognizes the outstanding academic achievements of its students for the Spring 2024 semester. These students have been named to the Dean's List in recognition of their exemplary performance in their studies. The Dean's List acknowledges students who have demonstrated exceptional dedication to their academic… Read More

NMCC Celebrates Graduates of 2024 Nursing Class with Pinning Ceremony

May 14, 2024
Northern Maine Community College (NMCC) proudly hosted its Nursing Pinning Ceremony on Friday, May 10th, at the Presque Isle Middle School. The ceremony honored the achievements of 19 graduates from the nursing class of 2024. Eileen McDougal, chair of the nursing and allied health department at NMCC, extended a warm… Read More

NMCC Celebrates 59th Commencement Ceremony

May 14, 2024
On a day marked by achievement and celebration, Northern Maine Community College (NMCC) proudly honored its 59th graduating class at its ceremony held at the Presque Isle Forum. The event began at 10 am on Saturday, May 11, 2024, commemorating the academic accomplishments of 178 graduates from NMCC's diverse academic… Read More

NMCC Celebrates Outstanding Academic Achievements at Annual Awards Celebration

May 2, 2024
Northern Maine Community College (NMCC) held its Annual Academic Awards Celebration at the Edmunds Conference Center on Wednesday, May 1st. The event aimed to honor students and faculty who have demonstrated exceptional dedication, ability, and perseverance during their time at the College. Dean of Students Matt Grillo, in his opening… Read More

BREAKING THE MOLD: Megan Robinson, Structural Welding

April 19, 2024
Megan Robinson is a structural welding student at Northern Maine Community College. She began the program with no prior experience. “I never even touched a welder before,” she explains, and now she loves it. Having grown up on a farm, Megan understood the benefit of welding skills as the family… Read More

NMCC Names Jalen Lucas as Student of the Year

April 3, 2024
PRESQUE ISLE, M.E. — Northern Maine Community College (NMCC) proudly announces Jalen Lucas as the recipient of the Student of the Year award. Lucas's outstanding academic performance, leadership, and contributions to the community have earned him the accolade. The award will be formally presented at an event in Hallowell on… Read More