Gain the Knowledge You Need to Advance Your Future

SMCC offers a broad range of courses to help you get the knowledge you need to advance your life personally and professionally. Choose from thousands of credit and non-credit courses offered at our two campuses, seven community satellite centers or online.

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Looking to earn a degree?

If you’re looking to attend SMCC to earn your degree or certificate, you’ll need to start with the application process. We’ll help you take it from there. To get started, visit our Apply webpage.

Looking to take a Credit Class?

Nearly 20% of credit-seeking students at SMCC are non-degree seeking. Most of these students attend because we offer highly transferable courses at among the lowest tuition and fees in New England. Others attend to further their trade skills or for the simple enjoyment of learning. And, if you eventually decide you want a degree from SMCC, we’ll help you review the credits you’ve earned to best apply them toward one.

Search and Register for Courses as a Non-Degree Seeking Student

If you are just looking to register for a course, please follow the steps below.

  1. Walk-In Registration
    Bring a registration form and proof of any necessary prerequisites to one of these locations during normal business hours, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
South Portland Campus
Registration Office
Campus Center, 1st Floor
Midcoast Campus
L.L.Bean Learning Commons
  1. Fax Your Registration
    Print and fax your completed registration form with proof of any necessary prerequisites to 207-741-5760.
  2. Email Your Registration
    Email your completed registration form and proof of any necessary prerequisites to

Looking to take a Continuing Studies (non-credit) class?

In addition to our credit classes, we offer a large range of affordable and diverse non-credit courses. Take courses for enrichment and enjoyment, to further your professional skills or to earn a certification. To search and register for courses, visit our Continuing Studies webpage.

Browse Our Courses

Simply looking to know what we offer? To browse a list of our currently available credit courses now, visit our Course Offerings webpage.