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General Information
100 College Avenue
Sterling , Colorado 80751-2944

Disability Resource Office

Monahan Learning Center
100 College Avenue
Sterling, CO 80751-2944
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About Northeastern Junior College

Northeastern Junior College, located in Sterling, Colorado, is a reputable and vibrant public university that offers a comprehensive range of educational programs and services. Established in 1941, the college has built a strong reputation for providing high-quality education and training opportunities for students seeking a two-year degree or looking to transfer to a four-year institution.

Situated in the town of Sterling, Northeastern Junior College benefits from being located in a beautiful and close-knit community that offers a unique and supportive atmosphere for students. Sterling, known as the “Heart of the Rockies,” is a small town nestled on the eastern plains of Colorado. Its picturesque surroundings and friendly environment make it an ideal location for academic pursuits.

Northeastern Junior College prides itself on its commitment to accessibility. With an accessibility score of 1, the college goes above and beyond to ensure that students from all walks of life have the opportunity to pursue higher education. The college offers a variety of financial aid options, scholarships, and work-study programs to help students manage their educational expenses. Additionally, the college’s affordable tuition rates make a quality education accessible to a wide range of students.

The academic offerings at Northeastern Junior College are diverse and comprehensive. The college provides a wide range of programs, including associate degrees in arts, science, applied science, and general studies. These programs are designed to equip students with the necessary skills and knowledge to succeed in their chosen fields or to seamlessly transfer to a four-year college or university. The college also offers various certificate programs for students looking to enhance their skills or enter the workforce quickly.

In addition to its academic offerings, Northeastern Junior College provides a supportive and engaging campus life experience. The college boasts numerous student organizations and clubs that cater to a wide range of interests, allowing students to connect with peers who share similar passions. These extracurricular activities foster personal growth, leadership development, and community engagement.

Northeastern Junior College is also known for its strong athletics program. The college competes in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) and offers a variety of sports, including basketball, baseball, softball, soccer, golf, and volleyball. Whether students are looking to compete at a high level or simply enjoy participating in sports, Northeastern Junior College provides excellent opportunities for athletic involvement.

As a community college, Northeastern Junior College plays a crucial role in driving economic growth and development in the surrounding area. By providing affordable and accessible education, the college enhances the local workforce and supports the region’s industries. This symbiotic relationship benefits both the students and the community, creating a prosperous environment for all.

Overall, Northeastern Junior College is a reputable institution that provides a supportive and comprehensive educational experience. With its commitment to accessibility, range of academic programs, engaging campus life, and positive impact on the community, the college offers students a solid foundation for their future successes.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

      • Notetaking Assistance
      • Exam Accomodations
      • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
      • Scribe Services
      • Qualified Readers
      • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
      • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
      • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

      Services Provided

          • Degree Curriculum Substitutions
          • Priority Enrollment
          • Reduced courseload
          • Medical leave
          • Residence Hall Accommodations

          Campus Accessibility

          Accessible Level

              • Student Health Services
              • Mental Health Support Services
              • The library(ies)
              • Institution Online Platforms
              • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
              • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
              • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
              • Entertainment and Event Facilities
              • On-Campus Transit
              • Close Off-Campus Transit
              • Student Housing
              • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)

              Services Provided

                  • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
                  • Service and Emotional Support Animals
                  • Study Abroad Program Accommodations
                  • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations