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NTCC closed May 29 for Memorial Day


Northeast Texas Community College will be closed Monday, May 29 for Memorial Day. Offices will resume regular hours on Tuesday, May 30. We hope everyone has a safe holiday as we remember those who died serving our country.

NTCC Board approves campus carry policy

The Northeast Texas Community College Board of Trustees approved its first policy to permit the carrying of concealed weapons on campus at its regular May meeting Tuesday evening. This policy was prepared in accordance with a Texas law (SB 11) that will make it legal for licensed individuals to “conceal carry” a handgun on public

Bonnie Spencer Awards presented

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Northeast Texas Community College recently awarded the second annual Bonnie Spencer Awards for excellence in historical research. The prize is awarded to students who write the top United States History papers for the school year. First place ($100) went to Alondra Ferretiz of Mount Pleasant and second place ($50) went to Sarah Craig of Hughes

Graduation photos available


Northeast Texas Community College congratulates the class of May 2017! Graduation portraits that were taken in the SUB before the ceremony are now available online for you to view/download/print. There is no cost for the photos. Click here to view the gallery.  When you find your photo, there should be a button toward the bottom

TRMC Auxiliary gives NTCC scholarships

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The Titus Regional Medical Center (TRMC) Auxiliary recently presented the Northeast Texas Community College Foundation with $4,500, which will provide six $750 scholarships to benefit students at NTCC majoring in a health sciences field. Pictured receiving the annual donation is Nita May (left), NTCC Director of Development, and Dr. Jonathan McCullough (right), NTCC Vice President

Rotary Club of Mount Pleasant supports NTCC iCan Kids Discovery College

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The Rotary Club of Mount Pleasant recently presented a check for $2,536 to the Northeast Texas Community College Foundation to support the upcoming iCan Kids Discovery College that will be held this summer. Pictured making the donation on behalf of the Rotary Club is (center from left) Shane Webb, Vickie Goates and Hershal Kelley. Receiving

J.T. and Kaye Brison give NTCC scholarship

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The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation recently received a $500 gift from J.T. and Kaye Brison to support the Brison-Crosby Education Scholarship. The scholarship fund is in memory of Kaye’s grandmother, Hettie Agnes Crosby, and will be awarded to an education major attending NTCC. Nita May (left), NTCC Director of Development, is pictured receiving the

NTCC to hold commencement ceremonies May 13


NTCC will hold its May commencement ceremonies Saturday, May 13 at 9:00 and 11:00 a.m. in the Whatley Center for the Performing Arts.  The 9 a.m. ceremony will be held for students receiving Associate of Arts, Associate of Science and Associate of Arts in Teaching degrees. The 11 a.m. ceremony will honor those receiving Associate of Applied

New NTCC Funeral Service Education Program one step closer to accreditation

Northeast Texas Community College is one step closer to having a fully-accredited Funeral Service Education Program, as the American Board of Funeral Service Education (ABFSE) recently granted the program candidacy. Rebecca Gardner, NTCC Director of Funeral Service Education, and Dr. Shannon Cox-Kelley, NTCC Dean of Health Sciences, traveled to Myrtle Beach, SC to defend the

Alpha Delta Nu makes donation to Northeast Child Advocacy Center

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Members of the Northeast Texas Community College Chapter of Alpha Delta Nu, the honor society for students pursuing associate degrees in nursing, recently presented a donation of needed items to the Northeast Child Advocacy Center. The donation included personal care items, toys for children and a small monetary donation for their needs. One of the