Welcome International Students!
Bitaem. Dobrodosli. Benvingut. Velkommen. Tervetuloa. 歡迎光臨. Willkommen. Bienvenue. Aloha. Selamat dating. Benvenuto. 환영합니다. Bem-vindo. Добро пожаловать. Ласкаво просимо.
Each year Northwestern Michigan College (NMC) welcomes numerous international students to its campuses. We are a two-year community college, providing the first two years of an undergraduate bachelor’s degree as well as a variety of occupational/career programs. Whatever you wish to pursue as your academic program of study or major, you’ll find it here. To view our full list of programs, follow this link »
Programs for International Students:
- University transfer
- Intensive English + Academic Program of Study
- Degrees & Certificates
- Short-term study for Aviation
Top Reasons to Choose Northwestern Michigan College:
- Rigorous academic courses
- Personal attention and communication from faculty and staff
- Quality education
- Lower cost
- Small classes
- Transfer pathways to top U.S. universities
- Beautiful, safe, and friendly campus
- Personal advising
- Advanced technology
NMC enrolls more than 5,000 students at its four Traverse City campuses each year, including around 35 international students from over 15 different countries around the world.
Benefits of Attending NMC:
- Reception by an NMC official upon your arrival at Cherry Capital Airport (TVC)
- Access to on-campus residence hall housing
- Approval for on-campus employment
- Community and cultural orientation
- Assistance with obtaining visas, optional practical training (OPT), and transfer to four-year colleges and universities
- International Club activities such as small group outings to surrounding communities
- Liaison to other college support services such as academic tutoring and language support
- Liaison to community groups
Our campus is home to diverse educational programs, excellent teaching staff and outstanding facilities. NMC offers you a high-quality education experience in one of the most beautiful and enjoyable destinations in the world.
Ready to Apply?
Get started with your International Application to NMC straight away!
International students can now make payments to NMC via peerTransfer, an online service that allows you to pay from any country and any bank.