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If you are a new student, you will need to take the following steps in order to complete the admissions process:

  • Complete an application for admission
    *and submit $20 non-refundable application fee*


If you have questions, email or call the Admission’s Office at admissions@mail.ncmissouri.edu or 660-359-3948 Ext. 1410.

NCMC provides special services to allow people with disabilities to participate in NCMC programs and activities. If you need special accommodations for the application, testing, or enrollment process, call Megan Goodin, ext. 1405 or mpester@mail.ncmissouri.edu.

  • Send transcripts
    Arrange to have your official high school transcript or GED and all college transcripts sent to:

North Central Missouri College
Office of Admissions
1301 Main Street
Trenton, Missouri 64683

  • Take the ACT, or COMPASS test for course placement

To schedule a test, please go to www.ncmissouri.edu Current Student tab and click on Register for a test. You must pay for a test when you register for a test date. The Compass or ACT test is used for placement and must be less than 2 years old. It is important for new students to have testing on file before you attend an Orientation.Advising.Registration day.

  • Apply for financial aid
    Students seeking grants, scholarships, Missouri A+ funding, loans, veteran’s benefits or FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) should complete the forms as soon as possible. You can complete the FAFSA form online at www.fafsa.ed.gov ; it will take 2-3 weeks to process. Contact the Financial Aid Office at Ext. 1402. NCMC’s school code is 002514.