Angel Pacheco

Angel Pacheco was unsure of what she wanted to do after graduating high school from her native Jackman, Maine, two years ago. That’s why the Liberal Studies program at Eastern Maine Community College was such a draw for her. “I wanted to try a variety of courses and see... Read more >


Phillipa Gilmore

Before coming to Eastern Maine Community College, it had been 28 years since Phillipa Gilmore had been in school. “I was nervous for the first week or so,” she admits. “How well were nontraditional and traditional students going to interact? I wasn’t sure how it was going to work... Read more >


Jennifer Salls

From her classes at EMCC to tutoring in the Student Success Center to balancing home life with her 3 year old son and husband while working 30 hours a week at the Old Town YMCA, describing Jennifer Salls as busy is an understatement. So how does she balance it... Read more >


Healthcare IT

The Healthcare Information Technology program is a certificate program that prepares the successful student for an entry-level position in the healthcare field dealing with computers and computer networks. Students are provided with a solid foundation in personal computer hardware, software, networks, information and data security, and healthcare regulations through... Read more >


Digital Graphic Design

Digital graphics is all around us—from ads in magazines and logos on coffee cups to tee shirts you see on the streets and political signs posted at election time. At EMCC, we offer a program in Digital Graphic Design to fit the ever-expanding opportunities in this rewarding field. Our... Read more >


Computer Systems

Computer Systems Technology is a two-year Associate in Applied Science Degree program designed to educate the student in the areas of personal computer hardware and software; data communications; and computer network hardware, software, and management. Students receive a solid foundation in the functional components and operating systems of modern... Read more >

Public Service Programs

Apply Today: Criminal Justice, EMS, and Fire Science

Eastern Maine Community College offers 3 Associate Degree tracks in the Public Service field. Learn more about them below and Apply Online Today. Criminal Justice The Criminal Justice program is designed to provide both in-service and pre-service students with sound technical and academic experiences which will prepare them for... Read more >


EMCC and UMaine Fort Kent Sign Articulation Agreements for Nursing Programs

Representatives from Eastern Maine Community College and the University of Maine at Fort Kent finalized articulation agreements between their nursing degrees next week. Thanks to the new agreements, EMCC students who graduate with an A.S. in Nursing can seamlessly transfer into UMFK’s Baccalaureate program with sophomore or junior standing... Read more >


EMCC Student Veterans Update

Message from Your Commanding Officer, Jon Varner Greetings fellow Student Veterans!  I am the Commanding Officer of the Student Veterans Association, EMCC Chapter.   Our goal as an organization is to help other Student Veterans on campus get the help they need to continue their education.  This help can be... Read more >


Radiography Students Earn 100% Passage Rate on National Certification Exam

Graduates of Eastern Maine Community College’s May 2014 medical radiography program had a 100% passage rate of the national certification exam administered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT). This is compared to a 5 year average national pass rate of 91.8%. ARRT is the world’s largest credentialing... Read more >