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Summer & Fall Courses

Catch up or get ahead! Registration is open.

Open House

Let's help you with next steps! Come explore Wednesday, May 22.
Commencement 2024


The best day of the year! Ceremony begins at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, May 18.
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Career Focus

Programs tailored for in-demand careers and job preparedness.

  • Funding Internships for NECC Students
    The NECC Fund is expanding access to experiential learning by paying stipends to students in under-paid or unpaid internships.
  • NECC Joins Amazon Career Choice
    As a partner for the Career Choice program, Amazon will cover tuition and fees for eligible employees to enroll in courses at Northern Essex.
  • Cannabis Job Growth
    NECC is the first community college in northeastern Massachusetts training for the skills needed to succeed in this fast-evolving industry.
Students Honored at Awards Convocation

Students Honored at Awards Convocation

Haverhill, MA (May 16, 2024) – Graduating Northern Essex Community College students were honored for their achievements inside and outside of the classroom at this year’s annual Awards Convocation. The May 14th ceremony was held...

WHAV: Healey Appoints Former Sheriff Cousins, AgeSpan CEO Hatem-Roy to Northern Essex Trustees

WHAV: Healey Appoints Former Sheriff Cousins, AgeSpan CEO Hatem-Roy to Northern Essex Trustees

Former Essex County Sheriff Frank G. Cousins Jr. and AgeSpan CEO Joan Hatem-Roy are the newest members of the Northern Essex Community College Board of Trustees.

Daily News: More plans in works for NECC

Daily News: More plans in works for NECC

Public officials are attaching major goals to a plan to redevelop about 16 acres at Northern Essex Community College.

May is Mental Health Awareness Month 🧠

May. 20, 2024

Lawrence Campus Tour and Information Session

Visit us on the for an information session and a tour led by one of our admission counselors.

May. 22, 2024

Explore NECC: May Open House

Tour, learn, and connect! One attendee will receive a $1,500 tuition credit.

Jun. 12, 2024

Summer Job Fair!

Join us for a Summer Job Fair, hosted by MassHire!

NECC Spotlight

NECC Connect image that says - You Ask, They Answer. NECC alumni and students are invited to network.

NECC Connect

Introducing a new tool for students to network with alumni.


Deep Thinking - NECC Alumni Shaping the Future of Artificial Intelligence.

A “snapshot” of
Northern Essex’s Students

Taryn Decker

Taryn Decker

“I’m in deaf studies/sign language interpreting. My dream job? Actually I would love to graduate and come back here as an interpreter then it’s like you’re learning and working at the same time." More
Jeremy Ramirez

Jeremy Ramirez

"I’m majoring in mechanical engineering…I think I will probably be good at it. I like math. I like technology. It’s a good career path too. I would like to get a job with Tesla." More
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