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Discover NSCC

Discover NSCC

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NSCC is for the those who are eager to learn and make their mark.

There's a reason 18,000 students choose NSCC each year. We meet our students where they’re at and support every step of their unique journey so that every student graduates with the advanced skills and confidence they need to excel in life and in the workforce.

Meet NSCC students and graduates

NSCC students and graduates are all around us. They are the learners, practitioners, innovators, entrepreneurs, builders and creators blazing their own trails and building careers, communities and our province. Meet a few of them:

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Anisa Francoeur

Graphic Design grad

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Zena Jarvis

Continuing Care student

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Donna Johnson

Adult Learning Program grad
Baking and Pastry Arts student

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Bryden Surette

Precision Machining grad

Meet more students and grads

The NSCC experience

We’re not any college. What you learn and how you learn at NSCC is unique. This is what sets us apart.

An icon depicting a badge symbol with a checkmark in the centre inside of a circular border. Expertise

You learn from faculty who bring years of industry experience and have strong industry connections, making them experts who create experts.

An icon depicting two hands holding a hovering heart symbol inside of a circular border. A welcoming community

We know being your best requires an inclusive learning environment. From class sizes, to advisors, to culturally-specific resources we have supports to help you throughout your journey with us.

An icon depicting a hand symbol inside of a circular border. Hands-on, real-world experience

We focus on learning by doing, putting theory into practice within and outside the classroom. You’ll test your skills in the field while you learn through class projects and work experience.

An icon depicting a symbol of a handshake inside of a circular border. Connection to industry

From developing our programs, to placing students on work terms, our connection to industry is unfound in any other post-secondary institution. There’s a reason 91% of our grads are employed.