YCCC to Launch Small Business Certificate Program

January 29, 2018
The state’s economy is fueled by small businesses run by entrepreneurs, self-starters, artists, tradespeople, and families.  Nowhere is that more prevalent than in York County, where small firms account for nearly all of the regions thriving tourism industry.   To read the full article click HERE. Read More

South Coast Senior College classes offer fun learning experiences for seniors

January 22, 2018
South Coast Senior College (SCSC) offers an array of interesting, life-long learning opportunities for folks over 50 throughout York County and seacoast New Hampshire. A part of the Maine Senior College Network, SCSC is an outreach program of York County Community College in Wells, where classes and lectures are held.… Read More


November 17, 2017
YCCC held its 13th Annual York County Business Awards Dinner on November 16th at Duffy’s Tavern & Grill in Old Orchard Beach, Maine. The evening included a social hour, dinner, and awards presentation which recognized and honored York County Businesses. YCCC President, Dr. Barbara Finkelstein, welcomed those in attendance. Lousea… Read More

“POW MIA Chair of Honor” Dedication Ceremony held at YCCC

November 9, 2017
YCCC and the York County Community College Foundation (YCCCF) dedicated a “POW MIA Chair of Honor” at a ceremony held on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 2pm in the Pratt & Whitney Building, Wells Campus. The program began with a ceremonial Presentation and Posting of Colors by Retired Specialist 5… Read More

YCCC Now Has a Permanent Home in Sanford

November 7, 2017
YCCC is pleased to announce it now has a permanent home in Sanford, Maine. YCCC recently purchased its Sanford Instructional Site, which it had been leasing, located at 60 Community Drive. “Although YCCC has had a presence in rental space in Sanford since 2012, the College is pleased that we… Read More

YCCC’s BHS Degree Ranked Top 10 Online Program

November 2, 2017
YCCC offers an entirely online Associate in Applied Science in Behavioral Health. has ranked YCCC”s program #3 in the field of Social Work and Human Services. This degree is suited to those looking to gain entry-level qualifications in behavioral health and human services and Mental Health Rehabilitation Technician Community Certification (MHRT/C).… Read More

Kayla Carpenter Selected as a 2017 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise

October 5, 2017
YCCC is pleased to announce that Kayla Carpenter a Veterinary Technology major of Gorham, Maine is one of 207 Phi Theta Kappa members named a 2017 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholar and will receive a $1,000 scholarship. The Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholarship Program helps new Phi Theta Kappa members… Read More

YCCC Receives Digital Humanities Advancement Planning Grant

October 4, 2017
YCCC has received a $21,000 Digital Humanities Advancement Planning Grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities for the project, “Go Local: Building Capacity for Public History in York County, Maine.” The main goal of this planning phase project is to develop curricula, to expand expertise in technologies related to… Read More

Make Shift Coffee House is coming to YCCC

October 3, 2017
  The Make Shift Coffee House is a face-to-face place, in real time, with good old-fashioned civic dialogue. YCCC is pleased to announce it will host a Make Shift Coffee House on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 from 11am – 1pm in the YCCC Mid-Café.  This event is free and open… Read More

Pratt & Whitney Building Opens at YCCC

September 27, 2017
It’s official! YCCC’s Pratt & Whitney Building is open. The ribbon cutting ceremony today was perfect. Thank you to all who attended. This was truly a community effort, we are grateful for everyone who helped to make it possible. Click the links below to see the press coverage: WMTW Seacoastonline… Read More