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.
Students studying remotely can avail themselves of:
- Live tutoring at rural GBC Centers.
- Remote tutoring through the Academic Success Center via e-mail or SKYPE.
- Placement testing at rural GBC Centers.
- Proctored testing for GBC classes rural GBC Centers.
- Computing help by phone or e-mail from the GBC Helpdesk.
LiveNet courses require you meet with your instructor and classmates online in a virtual classroom.
Before the semester begins, click here to watch a video on setting up your computer for your LiveNet course.
You will also need a microphone headset or webcam, which you can check out from any GBC campus or arrange to have mailed to you by contacting the library.
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!
Great Basin College - 1500 College Parkway - Elko, Nevada 89801 - 775.738.8493
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