Great Basin College enriches people's lives by providing student-centered, post-secondary education to rural Nevada. Educational, cultural, and related economic needs of the multicounty service area are met through programs of university transfer, applied science and technology, business and industry partnerships, developmental education, community service, and student support services in conjunction with certificates and associate and select baccalaureate degrees.
GBC is a comprehensive community college that provides educational opportunities to over 3,800 students across 86,500 square miles, in ten of Nevada's largest counties bordering five states. The main campus in Elko is home to an educational community that attracts students interested in a residential college experience. Satellite facilities are located in over a dozen communities across the college's service area.
GBC Winnemucca is the center of higher education in north central Nevada. The center has nine classrooms, including one computer and a science lab, a computer-equipped ESL facility and an Academic Success Center (ASC) with an open computer lab for students.
Offered at the Winnemucca Center are live classes and classes conducted in synchrony with other GBC locations via Interactive Video (IAV).
Students in the Winnemucca area may also wish to take classes via WebCampus (the Internet) using lab computers at the center or an Internet-connected computer at home.
GBC Winnemucca offers academic advisement, and tutoring in English and Math as well as placement and proctored testing to GBC students.
Live tutoring is available in English/Writing and Math/Science. Tutoring hours are generally 9am -8 pm Monday - Thursday and 9 am - 1 pm Friday. However, students are encouraged to come in and sign up or by phone to schedule a specific tutor and time.
Check the Academic Success Center (ASC) web page for instructions.
The Winnemucca Center oversees classes offered via Interactive Video, as the need arises, in the following rural locations:
Great Basin College wants to be your choice for higher education. GBC offers associate and baccalaureate level instruction in career and technical education and academic areas. About 3,800 students are enrolled online from across the country and on campuses and centers across 86,500 square miles, two time zones, and ten of Nevada’s largest counties. We border Arizona, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, and California. We are GBC!
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