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Northampton County Area Community College

Bethlehem, PA 2-Year Public
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Northampton Community College Academics

There is no accelarated degree program at Northampton Community College, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. Northampton Community College accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP creditbut not IB credits. Additionally, Northampton Community College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

Northampton Community College offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Academic Options Yes No
Accelerated Degree Program X
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted X
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Northampton Community College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

What Classes Are Required At Northampton Community College?

Northampton Community College has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement

Students are required to take a computer class to fufill the graduation requirements for Northampton Community College.

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math true
Science true
Computer Yes

Reminder: Check with Northampton Community College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Northampton Community College

When choosing a major, Northampton Community College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Northampton Community College.

Student Designed Majors

Northampton Community College allows students to design their own major, if desired. If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, designing their own major is a great alternative.

Senior Projects

Northampton Community College does not require students to complete a senior project.

Double Majoring at Northampton Community College

Northampton Community College does not offer double majors. Students must choose one area of study to focus on.

Frequently Asked Questions About Northampton Community College

Does Northampton Community College Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

✅ Northampton Community College offers services for students with disabilities.

Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does Northampton Community College Have An Online Program?

✅ Northampton Community College has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Northampton Community College Offer Credit for AP Classes?

✅ Northampton Community College offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Northampton Community College Have An Honors Program?

✅ Northampton Community College offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.

Does Northampton Community College Require Internships?

🟨 Northampton Community College does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors.

Additional Information About Northampton Community College

Northampton Community College Library

The main library on campus is the Paul & Harriett Mack Library and there is one other library on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Northampton Community College

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

Northampton Community College does not have any dual degree programs available for students.


Does Northampton Community College have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every college. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Northampton Community College does not have any ROTC programs.

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