Somerset Christian College

60 Park Place, Suite 701
Newark, NJ
Tel: (973)803-5000
322 students
Private not-for-profit

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School Highlights:
Somerset Christian College serves 322 students (86% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Somerset Christian College is one of 2 community colleges within Somerset County, NJ.
The nearest community college is DeVry University-New Jersey (7.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Somerset Christian College Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 322 teachers has grown by 161% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 19% over five years.
Total Enrollment
322 students
1,388 students
Somerset Christian College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
278 students
836 students
Somerset Christian College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 44 students
1,036 students
Somerset Christian College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Somerset Christian College sch enrollment Somerset Christian College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
5%
2%
Somerset Christian College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
25%
7%
Somerset Christian College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
44%
11%
Somerset Christian College Black (2006-2012)
% White
24%
67%
Somerset Christian College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Somerset Christian College More (2009-2012)
Somerset Christian College sch ethnicity Somerset Christian 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. 0.68 0.44
Somerset Christian College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $16,412 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 45% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $16,412 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 45% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $16,412 $5,890
Somerset Christian College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $16,412 $10,047
Somerset Christian College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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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.