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Jon Tierney Hired as Faculty for New Outdoor Recreation and Tourism Program

Eastern Maine Community College has hired Jon Tierney as the lead faculty member for its new associate’s degree program in Outdoor Recreation and Tourism. Tierney, the owner of Acadia Mountain Guides in Bar Harbor, has three decades of experience in wilderness education, having been actively involved in developing nationally... Read more >

Phillipa Gilmore, A.A.S. Medical Office Technology, ’15

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 >

Kara van Emmerik, A.A.S. Culinary Arts, ’14

Castine, a small yet historical seaside community, is quintessential Maine. Thousands of tourists flock to the town each summer to take in the stunning scenery of sailboats, lighthouses and the rocky coast, and to of course dine on Maine’s famous seafood. This season, tourists and locals alike have a... Read more >

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Patrick Ward, A.A.S. Computer Systems Technology, ’15

“Going to EMCC was an awesome experience that I would recommend to anyone looking for a unique, hands-on, technical experience in the field of their choice. I was in the Computer Systems Technology program which had all brand new, state-of-the-art networking and server equipment for us to work with... Read more >


Flexible Evening Classes, at Only $90 per Credit Hour. Enroll Today!

EMCC has a variety of evening courses available to fit within your schedule, many of which are transferable to other institutions. CLICK HERE to check out all the options, CLICK HERE to search the course code and get a course description. Please call our Enrollment Center at (207) 974-4680 with any questions... Read more >


Building Construction Technology

Building Construction Technology provides students with one- and two-year options tailored for differing occupational goals. Students can choose courses in drafting, construction layout, estimating, management, residential construction, energy-efficient building methods, construction safety, cabinet-making, and interior finish. Students apply their studies by building a house in each year of their... Read more >


Civil Engineering Technology

Civil Engineering Technology prepares students for employment as civil engineering technicians who will assist in the planning, design, and construction of buildings, highways and heavy construction. Sound like the career for you? Apply Online Today. Read more >


Fine Woodworking and Cabinet Making

The Fine Woodworking and Cabinet Making Concentration in the Building Construction Technology provides students with a two-year option tailored for differing occupational goals. Students will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to plan and complete cabinetry projects. Students choose courses in drafting, cabinet layout, estimating, cabinet-making, furniture, and millwork... 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 >