Sussex County Community College

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

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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 0.44. The school's diversity has declined by 31% over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,400 students
1,303 students
Sussex County Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,907 students
834 students
Sussex County Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 1,493 students
1,040 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%
11%
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 0.44
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 $5,890. 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 $5,890
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

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Did You Know?
For New Jersey public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,489 per year for in-state students and $7,123 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,773 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 0.44. The most diverse community college in New Jersey is Middlesex County College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.