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.
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Student Internship Program
Student Rights and Responsibilities
Veterans Resource Center
Virtual Humanities Center
Contact Angie de Braga Nevada System of Higher Education Equity, Diversity, Inclusion Great Basin College Committee Member at 775-753-2231 for more information!
GBC Program Officer / Native American Liasion
Student Financial Services
GBC Mathematics Instructor / Diversity Advisory Committee Member
National Science Foundation Experimental Programs to Stimulate Competitive Research
Chancellor's Diversity Roundtable Advisory Board Members:
Great Basin College is an open door institution providing access to higher education and the opportunity for all students - whether on campus or online - to learn and succeed in college. No one is excluded. GBC offers a range of academic programs, degrees and certificates for diverse populations of students with varying interests and abilities. GBC is committed to creating a learning environment that is respectful in which all students, faculty, and staff can fully participate. GBC embraces the inherent value of diversity, recognizing that dialogue between people with different perspectives, values, and backgrounds enhances learning.
Great Basin College faculty, staff and students shared their favorite ethnic dishes with information about the special meaning of the foods and their traditions at the International Food Festival and Student Government Association Barbecue in April 2016.
Barbara Buckley, Executive Director for the Legal Aid Center of Nevada, will discuss via recorded presentation, The Status of Women: Empowering Women through Education. This a GBC Brownbag Event being held on April 21 beginning at noon, so bring your lunch! The event will be available at the following locations:
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Angie de Braga
Nevada System of Higher Education Equity, Diversity, Inclusion Great Basin College Committee Member
Great Basin College
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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