Pre-College Programs


Multiple Options for Pre-college Work at North

ABE/GED | ESL | Intensive English | High School 21+
High School Completion
I-BEST | Pre-college English | Pre-college Math


If it’s time for you to get your high school diploma, complete your secondary school education or work on basic skills, NSCC’s Adult Basic Education/General Education Development (ABE/GED) program is your resource. 


Whatever your background or current English language skills, NSCC’s English as a Second Language (ESL) program will help you meet your goals.

Intensive English (IEP)

As an international student, you can improve your English skills to prepare for college study in the United States or for entry into the business world through NSCC’s Intensive English Program (IEP). 

High School 21+

If you are an adult 21 years or older needing a high school diploma, there’s a new way to get one - through High School 21+.

High School Completion

North’s High School Completion program provides adults 19 years or older an opportunity to earn a high school diploma in a college setting.


Get job training (Phlebotomy certificate or Nursing Assistant-Certified) using the I-BEST (Integrated Basic Education and Skills Training) model — one instructor in the classroom teaching the academic coursework and one to help you improve basic skills while you earn college credits.

Pre-college English

Take college preparatory English to help you develop reading and writing skills — beginning with grammar, vocabulary, and reading comprehension — with the goal of advancing to college-level composition and reading.

 Pre-college Math

If you have taken less than 3 years of math in high school or need a refresher before entering college-level mathematics, enroll in NSCC’s pre-college Math.

Pre-College Programs Contacts

Pre-College Advisor
Shan Lackey


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