High School Students

Application Process (Admission Requirements, Materials, & Deadlines)

Apply to NEMCC
Regular admission is granted to academic, technical, and career students who seek the Associate of Arts Degree, the Associate of Applied Science Degree, or the Career Certificate. Apply Now to submit your application.

These steps do not necessarily have to be completed in order. They simply serve as a guide toward enrollment.

Submit High School Transcript
A high school transcript which documents a minimum of fourteen (14) high school units with a grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale. Students who have an ACT score of 30 or higher may be granted Dual Admissions status without completing 14 units provided all other criteria are met. A home-schooled student must submit a notarized transcript prepared by a parent, guardian, or custodian with a signature and date.

Students interested in enrolling in career/technical courses as a dual enrollment student must have a 2.0 GPA and sophomore standing .

Submit Letter of Recommendation
An unconditional letter of recommendation from the high school principal and/or guidance counselor. A home-schooled student must submit a written recommendation from the students' parent, legal guardian or legal custodian.

Submit ACT Scores
Scores on the American College Test (ACT) or the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT). Some vocational/career certificate students may be required to complete the WorkKeys Test with the required score to in enroll in particular programs.

ACT scores are not required for students over 21 years of age for acceptance into NEMCC, however, the test may be required for entry into specific programs. A placement test may also be required.

Register for Classes

Pay or Defer Tuition

Student Business Services

Restrictions on Registration

  • Not allowed to enroll in beginning level courses.
  • Limited to 11 hours per semester unless approved by Vice President of Instruction