Sussex County Community College

One College Hill Road, Newton
NJ, 07860
Tel: (973)300-2100
3,400 students
Public institution

Get admissions information on Sussex County Community College and online degrees at CampusExplorer.com.

School Highlights:
Sussex County Community College serves 3,400 students (56% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Sussex County Community College is the only community colleges within Sussex County, NJ.
The nearest community college is County College of Morris (17.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Sussex County Community College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 3,400 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 43:1 has increased from 41:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 31% over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,400 students
1,283 students
Sussex County Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,907 students
832 students
Sussex County Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 1,493 students
1,021 students
Sussex County Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Sussex County Community College sch enrollment Sussex County Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
-
2%
Sussex County Community College Asian (2006-2011)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
4%
7%
Sussex County Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
1%
12%
Sussex County Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
93%
66%
Sussex County Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Sussex County Community College sch ethnicity Sussex County Community College sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.13 0.45
Sussex County Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $8,820 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 31% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,820 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 31% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $8,820 $5,845
Sussex County Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,820 $10,047
Sussex County Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

Get admissions information on Sussex County Community College and online degrees at CampusExplorer.com.

Nearby Schools:

  • College Loaction Mi. Students
  • Randolph County College of Morris
    Public
    214 Center Grove Road
    Randolph , NJ , 07869
    (973)328-5000
    17.3  Mi  |  8679  students
  • Mendham Assumption College for Sisters
    Private not-for-profit
    350 Bernardsville Rd
    Mendham , NJ , 07945
    23.1  Mi  |  39  students
  • Washington Warren County Community College
    Public
    475 Rte 57 W
    Washington , NJ , 07882
    (908)835-9222
    26.2  Mi  |  2267  students
  • Middletown Orange County Community College
    Public
    115 South St
    Middletown , NY , 10940
    (845)344-6222
    30.8  Mi  |  6716  students
  • Livingston Gibbs College
    Public
    630 West Mt. Pleasant Avenue Route 10
    Livingston , NJ , 07039
    (973)369-1360
    31.3  Mi  |   students
Recent Articles
5 Support Services to Boost Your Community College Success
5 Support Services to Boost Your Community College Success
College can be a difficult transition for many students. To help address students’ academic needs, many community colleges have started support services programs. Learn about some of these common programs and how they can help you be successful in school.
Second Rate? Community Colleges Fight Stereotypes
Many common myths about community colleges exist, but as they continue to diversify and offer cutting-edge programming, two-year institutions are fighting back against these long-held stereotypes.
California Virtual Community College System Increases Choices, Transfers
The Online Education Initiative will greatly expand course offerings for community college students, while making the transfer process between institutions much more smooth. The Initiative has its critics, however, who decry the loss of local control over education.
Related School Videos
h 'h'

h
h

h 'h'

h
h

h 'h'

h
h

View more school videos

Did You Know?
For New Jersey public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,497 per year for in-state students and $7,130 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $9,858 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

New Jersey community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.62, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Maryland is Middlesex County College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.