Steps for Enrollment
These 6 steps are an overview of the process of becoming a matriculated (enrolled in a program) online student at Niagara County Community College.
- Complete the NCCC online application.
- Provide the NCCC Admissions Office with a copy of your official high school transcript or GED
- Students who wish to transfer credits from another accredited college or military institution must also supply the Admissions Office with official college transcripts.
- Immunization records - those students enrolling in complete online degree programs are not required to provide the College with immunization records, however, if you enroll in ANY on campus courses, you will be required to supply those records if born after 1/1/57.
- Complete placement testing or evidence of exemption. (see placement testing information below) Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) - optional.
- Pay Tuition
If you are a non-matriculated student looking to register for a course and NOT matriculate in a program at NCCC, please follow these instructions to register.
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NCCC uses ACCUPLACER testing to determine a student's proper placement in the academic areas of Reading, Writing, and Math.
Testing Procedure for Online Degree Seeking Students
- Apply to NCCC and submit your high school/college transcripts.
- Contact the Testing Center at 716-614-6728. Testing Center personnel will verify that you have applied and inform you of the tests you will be required to take.
- You will be directed to contact a local college to establish a test administrator/proctor.
- After the testing location is determined, notify the Testing Center staff of the remote test site, administrator/proctor's name and title, phone number, and email address. A date for testing will be established.
- NCCC will contact the remote test administrator/proctor for verification of the testing date, and you will take your tests at the prearranged place and time.
- Contact the NCCC Testing Center at 716-614-6728 for an explanation of your test results.
- If you need help at any time during the testing procedure, please contact the Testing Center. For more details on Placement Tests at NCCC, visit the website below.
Contact: Testing Center
View placement assessments information.
Note: Electronic Learning students, who never come to campus, should contact the Testing Center for placement testing details.