- The Husson University Dance Club presents their 6th annual Dance Showcase tonight at 7 at the Gracie Theatre. The event is open to the public and admission is free!
- Students and faculty of the NESCom Mobile Production Unit are on the road today, headed for Londonderry High School in NH. They'll work with LHS students in producing a live coffee house concert tonight.
- CT441 Video Workshop students share some behind the scenes shots of their documentary Entangled Strangers.
- NESCom instructors Larry Ayotte and Steve Vachon working this morning on a live interview for Meet the Press with Senator Susan Collins.
- NESCom will hold a breakfast & learn seminar about our new training and certificate programs on Tuesday, March 21st from 7:30-9am. To RSVPS visit husson.edu/nescom/learn
- The next Husson University networking night is coming up Thursday, March 23rd at the Center for Family Business. One of the speakers will be '97 grad and NESCom Radio Broadcasting instructor Mark Nason. Juniors and seniors are encouraged to attend!
- Each year the Maine Science Festival thousands of people together to learn and explore. At this year's festival March 16th though the 19th at the Cross Insurance Center, attendees can enjoy sessions presented by NESCom faculty.
- If you are a current college student in Maine the Marketing Communications capstone course would appreciate you taking this brief survey. Students are developing a campaign to raise awareness among college students about why and how to prepare for emergency situations and the first step is collecting data to best understand the audience.
- All are invited to an artist reception today at 4pm in the Robert E. White gallery with artists Krisanne Baker. Her exhibit 'Water Is Life' is presently on display in the gallery.
All New Student Applicants
It is necessary for all applicants to follow the steps below to be considered for admission to the New England School of Communications.
1. Students may apply to the New England School of Communications online (application fee is waived for all on-line applications). Another option is to complete the paper application for admission. Send the completed application, signed and dated, to NESCom, 1 College Circle, Bangor, ME 04401. A non-refundable application fee of $25.00 must accompany the application. A check or money order made out to NESCom is acceptable. If the fee does not accompany the application, the applicant will be billed.
2. Essay—All students must submit a brief essay (minimum 250 words) on any choice of topic. An essay written for a previous class is acceptable. If a prompt is desired: Please describe your particular interested, achievements or experiences that you believe are relevant to your application to the New England School of Communications and that make you a good candidate for admissions. You may wish to begin with some background information about yourself and your family. You may choose to submit your essay by email or by mail.
3. Contact your high school Guidance Office and request an official copy of your transcript to be sent to the Admissions Office at NESCom. A minimum GPA of 2.0 (or equivalent) is required for admission.
4. Two letters of recommendation from non-family members are required. Letters may be emailed if necessary. Copies of achievement awards (in and out of school) are also considered.
5. Submit official SAT or ACT scores. Please include NESCom’s college code when registering for the exam. NESCom’s SAT College Code is 3101 and ACT College Code is 1651. Please be sure the scores appear on an official document. Beginning for fall 2014 applications, SAT or ACT scores are required.
6. A passing General Equivalency Diploma (GED) is acceptable. An official transcript may be obtained by contacting your local adult education office. This must be the official document.
7. Once the application is received, the applicant is automatically scheduled for a mandatory interview and recommended campus tour. In some circumstances, it may be impossible for a student to visit the college for a personal interview and tour. Students who are unable to visit campus may schedule a telephone interview.
NESCom and a number of high schools in New England have articulation agreements allowing the student to earn college credit while in high school for certain technical courses. Agreements have been reached by the College and the high school outlining the specifications for credit. It is the student’s responsibility to notify the College in writing of their request for evaluation of articulation credit from the approved school.
In addition to the new student applicant requirements, home-schooled students who have not completed an accredited high school program must present a passing score on a GED exam.Husson University Campus in Bangor, Maine.