Northern Essex Community College is a public community college in Essex County, Massachusetts. The college serves residents of the Merrimack Valley and Southern New Hampshire. It has campuses in Haverhill and Lawrence. The college is part of the Massachusetts Higher Education system. More than 6,600 students are enrolled in 70 credit associate degree and certificate programs and another 3,400 take noncredit workforce development and community education classes on campus, and at businesses and community sites across the Merrimack Valley.
Northern Essex was the first Massachusetts community college to offer Competency Based Education. It is also host to the Northern Essex Community College Police Academy, and the Essex County Sheriff's Academy.
Official Website https://www.necc.mass.edu/
Coordinates 42°47'49.29" N -71°2'45.996" E