EMCC Becomes Leader College in the Achieving the Dream Network

Eastern Maine Community College Becomes Leader College in the Achieving the Dream Network Achieving the Dream – a national nonprofit dedicated to helping more community college students stay in school and earn college certificates or degrees – has announced that Eastern Maine Community College is one of 16... Read more >


Lahaie Foundation Donates Books to Fire Program

Sherman Lahaie was a Maine Fire Training and Education (MFTE) Instructor and administrator who for some of his career operated out of the Bangor office of MFTE.  At that time SMCC ran the Fire Science program here and Sherm taught many classes for them.  Since retiring, He has created... Read more >


Penquis Higher Education Center Medical Assistant Program

EMCC offers a flexible class schedule at only $88 per credit hour with courses offered at the Penquis Higher Education Center! Applications accepted until May 1st Financial Aid may be available to those that qualify! 5 Good Reasons to Get Started NOW: Flexible Course Schedule (part-time, evenings... Read more >

EMCC and Husson Sign Agreement to Facilitate Student Transfers

Eastern Maine Community College (EMCC) and Husson University have entered into an agreement that will create a smooth process for the transfer of credits from EMCC to Husson. The agreement provides students from EMCC with a side-by-side analysis of how their credits will transfer from the Associate degrees of Liberal... Read more >


Student Veterans of America Lounge Dedication

A lot has been happening with the Student Veterans of America at EMCC over the past semester, and we wouldn’t have it any other way. As I look back on the fall semester, a number of successes come to mind, which were achieved through the hard work of SVA... Read more >


President’s Message January 2014: Thank you!

Happy New Year, and welcome back for the Spring 2014 semester! Many of our students, faculty, staff and communities were impacted by the ice storm that occurred over holiday break. On campus, we had several significant weather related events such as a utility pole accident and the usual pipes... Read more >


President’s Message to Students December 2013

December brings the end of the semester and the culmination of hard work from our students, faculty and staff, as well as the start of the Holiday season.  As we enter the final weeks of the semester, you will see expanded hours of service for the Library and the... Read more >


President’s Message to Students November 2013

November is an important month for the campus with various events, Veterans Day, and Thanksgiving Day coming upon us. Did you know that EMCC has over 120 student veterans attending this fall? EMCC, like many colleges, has its roots in the GI Bill and has had a tradition of... Read more >


President’s Message to Students October 2013

Dear Students and Community: The Fall 2013 semester is well underway and I wanted to recognize the thirteen new full time faculty and professional staff members that have joined Eastern Maine Community College.  Click here to view full bios of our new faculty and staff. New Faculty Members: Bradley Bailey... Read more >