Off Campus Facility

GCC'S Copper Country Center

Gogebic Community College provides day and evening courses and programs in Houghton county. Courses are held at the Copper Country Center located in the Copper Country Mall, 47420 Hwy M-26, Suite 107, in Houghton, MI. Approximately 300 students are enrolled in courses during the academic year. The GCC office is open from 8 am - 4:30 pm Monday through Friday during the academic year and from 8 am - 4:30 pm during the summer.

Gogebic Community College Copper Country Center

Current programming in the Copper Country has expanded to include Early Childhood Education and various Business degrees in addition to the standing operation of the part and full-time nursing programs. A wide variety of other courses are also available off-campus and on the Internet to help students meet their general education needs. Off-campus students have access to a computer lab at the site, tutoring services and the option to meet with an advisor housed at the off-campus location. The center has a nursing lab, 3 general education classrooms, science lab and computer lab as well as a student lounge.

Please check out the Copper Country Center's schedule of course offerings by clicking here.

Outreach services for off-campus centers are aimed at:

  • Removing barriers to admission
  • Assisting students in the completion of educational goals
  • Providing information on skills assessment, admissions, financial aid, course registration, orientation and academic advising.

Questions? Please call the off-campus staff at (906) 483-0070



Stacy Brey, Director of Off-Campus Operations, ext. 102
Glen Guilbault, Student Success Coordinator, ext. 103
Patty Polakowski, Administrative Assistant, ext. 101


Paul LaBine, Math Instructor, ext. 105
Lisa Spence, Nursing Instructor, ext. 106
Christina Ylitalo, Biology Instructor, ext. 110
Cynthia Brandon-Slocum, English Instructor, ext. 112