Prospective StudentsInternational StudentCurrent StudentProa Portal
2018 Spring Banner Prior Learning Assessment Program

The Northern Marianas College Nursing Program, in collaboration with the CNMI Area Health Education Center, is offering a Nursing Assistance Certificate Program which will run for six (6) weeks or a total of one hundred and fifty (150) credit hours.

Read More News   

Northern Marianas College employees will be participating in emergency preparedness training activities on Friday, March 9, 2018, from 8am to 1pm. All NMC offices will be closed in the morning to ensure maximum employee participation. Offices will reopen at 1:30pm on the same day.

Read More News   
March 9 to 10, 2018 Spring 2018: Session I: Final Exam
March 10, 2018 Spring 2018: Session I: Last Day of Classes
March 12, 2018 Spring 2018: Session I: Final Grades Due
Spring 2018: Session II: First Day of Classes
March 12 to 16, 2018 Spring 2018: Session II: Add/Drop (100% Refund) and Welcome Week
March 23, 2018 Spring 2018: Session II: “UW” (Unofficial Withdrawal) Reporting
HOLIDAY – Commonwealth Covenant Day (March 24, 2018)
March 26 to 31, 2018 SPRING BREAK
March 30, 2018 Spring 2018: Session II: Last Day to Withdraw from Course(s)
Good Friday
April 13, 2018 Charter Day
April 16 to 21, 2018 Spring 2018: Regular Session and Session II: Instructor/Course Evaluations
May 5, 2018 Spring 2018: Regular Session and Session II: Last Day of Classes
May 7 to 12, 2018 Spring 2018: Regular Session and Session II: Last Day of Classes
May 12, 2018 Spring 2018: Regular Session and Session II: Grades Due for Graduation Candidates
May 14, 2018 Spring 2018: Regular Session and Session II: Grades Due for All Other Students
May 19, 2018 Commencement Exercise
May 28, 2018 Memorial Day
July 4, 2018 Independence Day
September 3, 2018 Labor Day
October 8, 2018 Commonwealth Cultural Day
November 4, 2018 Citizenship Day (To Be Observer on November 5)
November 11, 2018 Veterans Day (To Be Observer on November 12)
November 22, 2018 Thanksgiving Day
December 8, 2018 Constitution Day (To Be Observed on December 7)
December 25, 2018 Christmas Day
Read More Events   
BBM Avatar
03/09/17 WASC Senior Commission Commends NMC, Offers Recommendations

Northern Marianas College hosted a WASC Senior Commission (WSCUC) team on December 1 and 2, 2016. In February 2017, the College was notified of the commendations and recommendations from the team, which praised the College for actions it has already taken to strengthen its autonomy and business practices and recommended continuing to develop in those same areas. A copy of the WSCUC Action Letter and Team Report can be accessed here.

09/11/14 USDOE Recognizes NMC's Change in Accreditor from ACCJC to WSCUC

Dear NMC Community:

As you all know, the Northern Marianas College underwent Initial Accreditation review with WASC Senior Commission (WSCUC) April 29 May 2, 2014.

On July 7, 2014, the College was notified in a letter by the WSCUC of its formal action to grant NMC Initial Accreditation for a period of six years (through June 2020).

Click here to read the full update.

07/09/14 NMC Granted 6-Year Initial Accreditation by WASC Senior Commission

Northern Marianas College announced today that it was granted Initial Accreditation for a period of 6 years, through June 2020, with the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC).

At the same time, the College also announced that its proposal to offer a second bachelor's degree in business management was approved by the Senior Commission.

Click here to read the full update.

05/02/14 WASC Senior Commission Concludes Visit to NMC

Representatives from the WASC Senior Commission today concluded their visit to the Northern Marianas College.

The purpose of the WASC visit was twofold: the first is to evaluate the Northern Marianas College and its application for initial accreditation under the Senior Commission; the second purpose is to review the College's substantive change proposal to offer a Bachelors in Science Business Management program.

Click here to read the full update.

02/07/14 NMC's Accreditation Reaffirmed

The Northern Marianas College today announced that it has been removed from "Show Cause status" and its accreditation has been REAFFIRMED.

The decision to reaffirm the College's accreditation was made during the January 2014 meeting of the Accrediting Commission of Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC), Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

Click here to read the full update.

12/20/13 NMC Submits Supplemental Report

The Northern Marianas College recently submitted a supplemental report to the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC). The report adds to the Show Cause Report that the College submitted earlier on October 15, 2013, and provides updates to the College's continuing accreditation efforts.

Click here to read the full update.

Read More Update   
Accredited Students

Notice to Persons with Disabilities

Northern Marianas College (NMC) is committed to ensuring that all persons have equal access to its programs, opportunities, and information resources, including those on its institutional website in accordance to the requirements of Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.

We apologize for any inconvenience as we work on bringing NMC’s website into full compliance. For immediate assistance, please contact Lucille Deleon Guerrero by email [email protected] or by calling (670) 237-6874.

If you wish to report an issue related to the accessibility of any content on NMC’s website, including a complaint about the accessibility of a document, form, or statement, you may do so by contacting the NMC’s IT Department by email at [email protected]. In your email please include the following information:

  1. The URL you are having accessibility issues with;
  2. The accessibility issue your are experiencing;
  3. Your name, phone number, and email address.

If you would like to file a formal grievance against the Northern Marianas College pursuant to the requirements of Section 504 and Title II, you may submit such grievance to the Office of the NMC President, P.O. Box 501250, Saipan MP 96950 or email [email protected].

You may also file a complaint with the U.S. Department of Education (USDOE) Office for Civil Rights. More information about filing a complaint with USDOE can be found at