Northwestern Michigan College is based in beautiful Traverse City, MI. NMC is proud to offer an exciting variety of programs including aviation and unmanned aerial systems, The Freshwater Studies Institute, The Great Lakes Maritime Academy, The Great Lakes Culinary institute and more! NMC provides quality, affordable access to higher education for learners of all ages and backgrounds. The college offers bachelor's degrees, associates degrees, and professional certificates. NMC has also partnered with eight universities to grant baccalaureate graduate and doctoral degrees.