Ready to Jump Start Your Career.

Spring 2023 starts on January 9th and Fall 2023 starts on September 4th

To Start Believing in You!

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Come Tour Our Campus!

Spring Fast Track classes start on

March 6 to April 26, 2023.

Classes Begin May 8th and September 4th

Programs Available:

* Interior Design

* Graphic Design

* Fashion Merchandising

* Fashion Design
(NDS - Individual Courses)

* Diploma in Advance Tailoring And Haute Couture

New England Culinary School Planned Opening Fall 2023!

* Culinary Arts    

* Baking & Pastry Arts     

* Food & Beverage Business Management

Enrollments for May and September 2023 Classes are now open!

Considering a career change or ready to head back to school? Like so many Americans who recognized they were unhappy in their current position, many people are returning to college this Fall to pursue their passions. Since 1966 The North Coast College and Virginia Marti School of Fashion have been teaching creative design curriculum to students interested in pursuing a creative career. Learn more about our programs and reach out to have a discussion whether now is the right time for you to return to college this Fall.

Graphic Design Degrees-  An emphasis on personal branding, logo creation, video production, video editing, and web design is taught by professionals in the field. The programs can prepare you for a future in UX design, motion graphics, animation, or packaging and publication design, and much more.

Interior Design Degrees -  Develop industry-standard skills in residential and commercial design or take a specialty in kitchen and bath design while studying on campus. Interior Design students are prepared for a career working in residential studios, architectural firms, as manufacturer’s representatives, or showroom managers, and much more.

Fashion Design Diploma program and individual courses offered in our fabulous campus Fashion Lab offer courses in pattern making, sewing, tailoring, and draping.

Fashion Merchandising Degrees at The North Coast College offer a solid overview of the business side of this high demand industry with courses in fashion buying, store planning, textiles, marketing, and visual merchandising. Students are prepared to step onto a number of career paths including Wholesale, Sales Management, Visual Merchandising, and Marketing.

Culinary Arts degree program is based on the highly ranked culinary tradition first developed by our sister college, New England Culinary Institute, which combines classroom work, intensive hands-on learning in the kitchens, and one off-site externship.

Baking and Pastry Arts degree program is based on the highly ranked baking and pastry program of our sister college, New England Culinary Institute (NECI) which combines classroom work, intensive hands-on learning in the kitchens, and one off-site externship.

Food and Beverage Business Management degree program is designed for individuals seeking to further advance their careers with more advanced course work in business, management, and the entrepreneurial aspects of the food and beverage management field. Upon completing the program, graduates can perform effectively in entry and mid-level management positions in the hospitality industry, such as banquet or events director, restaurant manager, or assistant food and beverage director.

Applications are being accepted for Fast Track Classes starting on March 6th, Spring Classes start on May 8th, and Fall classes starting on September 4th, 2023. Contact us today by completing a no-risk (free of charge) application and sending an email to admissions@thencc.edu

LGBTQ+ Scholarship

The North Coast College is now offering scholarships to the LGBTQ+ community, for those who qualify.

The North Coast College is located next to the burgeoning new hub for the LGBTQ+ Community, Studio West 117, and is proud to be able to support the LGBTQ+ community with this exciting new scholarship.

Open to degree seeking applicants, we offer Associates and Bachelor's in Graphic Design, Interior Design, Fashion Design, or Fashion Merchandising led by working professional instructors. Small classes and hands-on learning make The North Coast College the ideal place to develop and launch your creative career.

Applications for Summer and Fall 2022 are now being accepted - apply today!

To find out if you qualify for state and federal grants, contact our Student Financial Services at: financialaid@thencc.edu

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Lakewood Is Our Home

Our name may have changed, but our home in Lakewood hasn’t. We’ve proudly called Lakewood our home since 1966, providing art and design education for generations. To celebrate our amazing community, The North Coast College is launching the Lakewood Is Our Home Scholarship exclusively to Lakewood residents, for those who qualify. We are excited to give our community the opportunity to earn degrees in art and design fields while staying close to home. Lakewood is our home, and we want to be Lakewood’s first choice for art and design education.

Click here to apply or contact the Office of Admissions at admissions@thencc.edu today!

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