Neosho County Community College

Introduction




Hello and Welcome to Neosho County Community College (NCCC), home of the "Panthers"! We are a two-year institution offering Associate Degrees. We can offer you a safe, hometown environment where your individual needs and goals can be achieved. Our International population is small, but growing. We currently have international students representing twelve different countries and have had former international students who transferred to Harvard, the Art Institute of Chicago, and other credible four-year institutions.

History

The college was founded in 1936 as Chanute Junior College. In 1965, the name was changed to Neosho County Community Junior College, and a bond issue was passed to build the current campus. In 1980, the word "junior" was removed from the name of the College.

Location/Campuses

NCCC has two main locations: a residential campus in Chanute, Kansas, and a campus serving Ottawa, Kansas. Chanute is a city of 10,000 located in the rural southeast corner of Kansas. Chanute is less than two hours from Wichita, Kansas City, Topeka, and Tulsa, Oklahoma. Ottawa is a city of 12,000 located in north central Kansas and is just one-half hour from Lawrence and Kansas City.

Students

Neosho County Community College has an enrollment of approximately 3500 students and holds classes according to the traditional semester system. Our fall semester begins in August and our spring semester begins in January. We have two four-week summer sessions held in June and July.

Programs

Neosho County Community College offers associate degrees, as well as many certificate programs. Our most popular vocational programs are nursing and medical assisting. The majority of our students attend NCCC with the intention of transferring to a four-year college or university upon completion of their associate's degree.

Tuition and Qualifications

Required TOEFL score: 61 IBT Required IELTS score: 6.0 Average yearly tuition: 12700 USD

Why come to Neosho County Community College?

  • Safe, small college, friendly environment
  • Small classes with individual attention from caring faculty and staff
  • Personal service to each individual international student
  • Variety of cultural activities and community service opportunities which allow you to become immersed in the diverse American culture.
This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

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Associate Degree

Associate (AAS) in Chemistry and Pre-Chemical Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years January 2018 USA Chanute Ottawa + 1 more

The Associate of Science with an emphasis in Chemistry and Pre‐Chemical Engineering at NCCC provides the general education courses normally taken in the first two years at a four‐year college or university, with major in chemistry or chemical engineering. Study in college chemistry, calculus, and physics will prepare the student for the junior level at four‐year universities. [+]

The Associate of Science with an emphasis in Chemistry and Pre‐Chemical Engineering at NCCC provides the general education courses normally taken in the first two years at a four‐year college or university, with major in chemistry or chemical engineering. Study in college chemistry, calculus, and physics will prepare the student for the junior level at four‐year universities. Furthermore, it will equip a student with the basic chemistry techniques and technology used in chemistry labs. Prerequisites and Tuition The student will need to demonstrate proficiencies in reading, English, and mathematics based on the COMPASS assessment test, ACT or SAT scores, or by taking the recommended/required classes. Some of the courses in this curriculum have specific prerequisites. Minimum TOEFL or IELTS Score: 61 IBT or 6.0 Tuition: 12,700 USD General Education (GE) Courses In order to graduate with a college degree, all students are required to take certain general education courses. These include English composition, speech, wellness, science, art and humanities, mathematics, computer systems, and social and behavioral science. Program Core Courses CHEM 215/216 College Chemistry I/Lab CHEM 225/226 College Chemistry II/Lab MATH 150 Analytic Geometry and Calculus I MATH 155 Analytic Geometry and Calculus II PHYS 104/140 Engineering Physics I/Lab PHYS 105/145 Engineering Physics II/Lab Program Elective Courses For biochemistry: BIOL 251/252 Biology I/Lab BIOL 255/256 Biology II/Lab For chemical engineering: MATH 253 Analytic Geometry and Calculus III Program Outcomes 1. Demonstrate an understanding of chemical calculations and in solving stoichiometry problems. 2. Describe atomic structure, periodicity, chemical reactions, chemical bonds... [-]

Associate of Applied Science in Accounting

Campus Full time 2 years January 2018 USA Chanute Ottawa + 1 more

Accounting students may prepare to transfer to a university or they may choose to enter the job market upon completion of two years of study at Neosho County Community College. Accounting jobs include: Staff accountant, accounting clerk, bookkeeper, payroll clerk, accounts receivable clerk, accounts payable clerk, cashier, treasurer, teller. [+]

The Associate of Applied Science in Accounting is a two-year degree for students who intend to seek employment upon graduation rather than transfer to a university. Level I certification exposes students to fundamental business concepts and Level II certification provides more in depth business content. Career areas may include: accounting clerk, staff accountant, bookkeeper, payroll clerk, cashier, treasurer, administrative assistant, and office manager. Accreditation The Associate of Applied Science degree is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). Prerequisites and Tuition The student will need to demonstrate proficiencies in reading, English, and mathematics based on the COMPASS assessment test, ACT or SAT scores, or by taking the recommended/required classes. Some of the courses in this curriculum have specific prerequisites. Minimum TOEFL or IELTS Score: 61 IBT or 6.0 Tuition: 12,700 USD General Education (GE) Courses In order to graduate with a college degree, all students are required to take certain general education courses. These include ENGL 101 English Composition I, COMM 213 Interpersonal Communication, PSYC 100 First Year Seminar, and a 3 credit hour computer literacy proficiency course. Other general education electives may be required to meet degree requirements. Program Core Courses ACCT 108 College Accounting, ACCT 201 Financial Accounting I, ACCT 202 Managerial Accounting, ACCT 107 Payroll Accounting, ACCT 205 QuickBooks Accounting, OTEC 107 Office Systems and Procedures, OTEC 123 Office Machines, and MGMK 147 Intro to Management. Program Elective Courses MGMK 135 Human Relations and Supervision, BUSI 106 Business Math or other approved math... [-]

Associate of Applied Science in Computer Information Systems

Campus Full time 2 years January 2018 USA Chanute Ottawa + 1 more

Computer Information systems students may prepare to transfer to a university or they may choose to enter the job market upon completion of two years of study at Neosho County Community College. Career areas will depend upon which programming languages and recommended electives the student chooses and may include: computer programmer, data base administrator, office manager, network administrator, web-page designer, and data entry clerk. [+]

The Associate of Applied Science in Computer Information Systems is a two-year degree for students who intend to seek immediate employment upon graduation. Career areas will depend upon which programming languages and recommended electives the student chooses and may include: computer programmer, data base administrator, office manager, network administrator, web-page designer, and data entry clerk. Accreditation The Associate of Applied Science degree is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). Prerequisites and Tuition The student will need to demonstrate proficiencies in reading, English, and mathematics based on the COMPASS assessment test, ACT or SAT scores, or by taking the recommended/required classes. Some of the courses in this curriculum have specific prerequisites. Minimum TOEFL or IELTS Score: 61 IBT or 6.0 Tuition: 12,700 USD General Education (GE) Courses In order to graduate with a college degree, all students are required to take certain general education courses. These include ENGL 101 English Composition I, COMM 213 Interpersonal Communication, PSYC 100 First Year Seminar, and a 3 credit hour computer literacy proficiency course. Other general education electives may be required to meet degree requirements. Program Core Courses CSIS 230 Visual Basic Programming, CSIS 240 C++ Programming, CSIS 117 Intro to Web Page Design, CSIS 100 Computer Concepts and Applications, CSIS 250 Advanced Programming Methods, ACCT 201 Financial Accounting, ACCT 202 Managerial Accounting, or approved business electives. Program Elective Courses Program electives should be discussed with an advisor and may be selected to fit specific goals and requirements. Choose from... [-]

Associate of Science in Business Administration

Campus Full time 2 years January 2018 USA Chanute Ottawa + 1 more

Management students may prepare to transfer to a university or they may choose to enter the job market upon completion of two years of study at Neosho County Community College. Upon transfer, chosen majors may include accounting, business administration, computer information systems, economics, finance, management, or marketing. [+]

The Associate of Science with an emphasis in Business Administration is a two-year degree for students who intend to transfer to a university upon graduation from NCCC. Upon transfer, chosen majors may include accounting, business administration, computer information systems, economics, finance, management, or marketing. Accreditation The Associate of Science degree is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). Prerequisites and Tuition The student will need to demonstrate proficiencies in reading, English, and mathematics based on the COMPASS assessment test, ACT or SAT scores, or by taking the recommended/required classes. Some of the courses in this curriculum have specific prerequisites. Minimum TOEFL or IELTS Score: 61 IBT or 6.0 Tuition: 12,700 USD General Education (GE) Courses In order to graduate with a college degree, all students are required to take certain general education courses. These include English composition, speech, wellness, science, art and humanities, mathematics, computer systems, and social and behavioral science. Program Core Courses MGMK 101 Intro to Business, CSIS 100 Computer Concepts and Applications, ACCT 201 Financial Accounting, ACCT 202 Managerial Accounting, ECON 200 Microeconomics, and ECON 201 Macroeconomics. Program Elective Courses BUSI 114 Business Law, MGMK 251Marketing, MGMK 147 Intro to Management or MGMK 105 Small Business Management, and BUSI 118 Business Communications. Program Outcomes 1. Display adequate human relation skills and recognize the relationship to customer service, employee relations, teamwork, and productivity. 2. Recognize the importance of attendance and personal appearance in achieving organizational and career goals. 3. Demonstrate the proper use of... [-]

Associate of Science in Physics & Pre-Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years January 2018 USA Chanute Ottawa + 1 more

The Associate of Science with an emphasis in Physics and Pre‐Engineering is a two‐year degree for students who intend to transfer to a four‐year university and major in engineering and physics. [+]

The Associate of Science with an emphasis in Physics and Pre‐Engineering is a two‐year degree for students who intend to transfer to a four‐year university and major in engineering and physics. Prerequisites and Tuition The student will need to demonstrate proficiencies in reading, English, and mathematics based on the COMPASS assessment test, ACT or SAT scores, or by taking the recommended/required classes. Some of the courses in this curriculum have specific prerequisites. Minimum TOEFL or IELTS Score: 61 IBT or 6.0 Tuition: 12,700 USD General Education (GE) Courses In order to graduate with a college degree, all students are required to take certain general education courses. These include English composition, speech, wellness, science, art and humanities, mathematics, computer systems, and social and behavioral science. Program Core Courses MATH 150 Analytic Geometry and Calculus I MATH 155 Analytic Geometry and Calculus II MATH 253 Analytic Geometry and Calculus III MATH 255 Differential Equations PHYS 104/140 Engineering Physics I/Lab PHYS 105/145 Engineering Physics II/Lab. Program Elective Courses Students interested in biochemistry should take BIOL 251/252 Biology I Lecture/Lab BIOL 255/256 Biology II Lecture/Lab Program Outcomes Students will develop an understanding of the following: 1. Show concept knowledge in measuring, mechanics of motion, the mechanical and thermal properties of matter, by application in problem solving. 2. Show concept knowledge in waves, simple harmonic motion, electricity, magnetism, and optics, by application in problem solving. 3. Formulate problems in physics using the tools of mathematics. 4. Incorporation of graphing calculators in math and physics lab... [-]

Associate of Arts

Associate of Art/Science in Social Science and History

Campus Full time January 2018 USA Chanute Ottawa

The Associate of Science degree with an emphasis in Social Science at NCCC prepares student for transfer programs in various fields of social science including human services, public administration, and pre-law. [+]

Social Science The Associate of Science degree with an emphasis in Social Science at NCCC prepares student for transfer programs in various fields of social science including human services, public administration, and pre-law. Students will learn to identify different area/disciplines of the social sciences and the various research methods utilized to collect information regarding human behavior. Further students will learn how social institutions and social structure influence social relations as outlined in history, political science, anthropology, sociology and other social sciences. The program is designed to assist students to understand concepts related to living and working in a global society. Prerequisites The student will need to demonstrate proficiencies in reading, English, and mathematics based on the COMPASS assessment test, ACT or SAT scores, or by taking the recommended/required classes. Some of the courses in this curriculum have specific prerequisites. History The Associate of Arts with an emphasis in History curriculum at NCCC provides the rerequisites for most bachelor degree programs in history. Students interested in Secondary Education Certification in History should follow this degree program, with the addition of EDUC 104/105 Intro to Teaching/Lab. This is also a useful degree program for students interested in the Law and Museum studies. Prerequisites The student will need to demonstrate proficiencies in reading, English, and mathematics based on the COMPASS assessment test, ACT or SAT scores, or by taking the recommended/required classes. Some of the courses in this curriculum have specific prerequisites. General Education (GE) Courses In order to graduate with a college... [-]

Associate of Arts in the Fine and Performing Arts

Campus Full time January 2018 USA Chanute Ottawa

The mission of the Neosho County Community College Art Department is to provide comprehensive learning opportunities in the visual arts for a wide and diverse population. Departmental curriculum and program goals are assessed continuously in order to make the appropriate changes to instruction and instructional resources that further student understanding of the practical and cultural values in the appreciation of art, the development of personal artistic creativity via applied learning experiences and career orientation for degree seeking and transfer students alike. [+]

Mission Statement The mission of the Neosho County Community College Art Department is to provide comprehensive learning opportunities in the visual arts for a wide and diverse population. Departmental curriculum and program goals are assessed continuously in order to make the appropriate changes to instruction and instructional resources that further student understanding of the practical and cultural values in the appreciation of art, the development of personal artistic creativity via applied learning experiences and career orientation for degree seeking and transfer students alike. Art The Art Department at Neosho County Community College offers two major areas of study in the visual arts: Fine Arts and Computer Graphics. The Fine Arts area serves those who plan to major in art, design, architecture or related fields via an introduction to creative art including actual work in drawing, painting, sculpture, photography and special projects. Courses include: Design - required 1st semester enrollment Drawing Painting Sculpture - 3D printing video! Digital Photography Basic Printmaking - also sun exposure processes Computer Graphics Introduction to Graphic Design Ceramics Creative Art, Special Project - glass art Introduction to Visual Art Art Appreciation The Computer Graphics area serves as an introduction to computer assisted graphic design and desktop publishing via the medium of the computer. Both areas offer students ample opportunities for creative development and career orientation. Well qualified and experienced art instructors are committed to teaching and student learning of art technique and philosophy. The instructors are professional artists with high levels of education in the study... [-]

Associate of Applied Science

Marketing

Campus Full time 2 years January 2018 USA Chanute Ottawa + 1 more

The Associate of Applied Science in Marketing is a two-year degree for students who intend to seek employment upon graduation rather than transfer to a university. Level I certification exposes students to fundamental marketing concepts. Level II certification provides more in depth marketing content. Career areas may include: office manager, assistant personnel manager, wholesale and retail sales, service manager, warehouse manager, assistant purchasing agent, media specialist, and real estate salesperson. [+]

The Associate of Applied Science in Marketing is a two-year degree for students who intend to seek employment upon graduation rather than transfer to a university. Level I certification exposes students to fundamental marketing concepts. Level II certification provides more in depth marketing content. Career areas may include: office manager, assistant personnel manager, wholesale and retail sales, service manager, warehouse manager, assistant purchasing agent, media specialist, and real estate salesperson. Accreditation The Associate of Applied Science degree is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). Prerequisites and Tuition The student will need to demonstrate proficiencies in reading, English, and mathematics based on the COMPASS assessment test, ACT or SAT scores, or by taking the recommended/required classes. Some of the courses in this curriculum have specific prerequisites. Minimum TOEFL or IELTS Score: 61 IBT or 6.0 Tuition: 12,700 USD General Education (GE) Courses In order to graduate with a college degree, all students are required to take certain general education courses. These include PSYC100 First Year Seminar, ENGL101 English Composition I, MGMK135 Human Relations and Supervision or COMM213 Interpersonal Communication, and CSIS100 Computer Concepts and Applications. Other general education electives may be required to meet degree requirements. Program Core Courses MGMK101 Intro to Business, CSIS100 Computer Concepts and Applications, ACCT108 College Accounting, MGMK132 Principle of Salesmanship, and MGMK136 Marketing are core requirements for this degree. Program Elective Courses Several electives are available in Marketing/Management, Accounting, Computer Science, and Office Technology. Program Outcomes All program outcomes are included... [-]

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