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North Central Admissions

Welcome to North Central Michigan College and the admissions process.  Applying to North Central is FREE!  Select the link below that best fits the type of student you are and you’ll be surprised how easy it is to apply.

Admission to North Central Michigan College

The admissions department will help you through the application process. Your path will be unique depending on your student type. Choose the link below that fits your student type:

Attending North Central WHILE in High School

Any High School Student (including Home Schooled High School Students) who want to attend North Central Classes while still in High School.

Students attending North Central AFTER High School


Students who have never attended any college before, and are no longer in High School.

Former NCMC Students

Students who have taken classes at North Central in the past or students who have not attended North Central for two academic years.

Former Concurrent & Dual Enrollment /Direct Credit/Home Schooled Students

Students who have taken classes at North Central during high school.

Transfer Students

Students who have attended another college in the past, even if you don’t plan to use the credit at North Central.

Guest Students

Students who are taking a class at North Central to transfer back to their home college.

Non-Degree Seeking Students

Students who want to take a class at North Central, but do not want to earn a certificate or associate’s degree, e.g. PE 116/216AU.

International Students

Students who attend under various visa types, such as F-1.

California Young American Students

Students who are affiliated with the Young American School in California.

Community & Corporate Education

Non-credit short term courses for professional development or personal enrichment only. Financial aid not available.

If you’re a student who is attending college for the first time, you can calculate the net cost of attending college at NCMC.  Use the Net Priced Calculator.