Norwalk Community College

188 Richards Avenue, Norwalk,
CT, 06854
Tel: (203)857-7060
6,938 students
Public institution

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Norwalk Community College is a leader and partner in the academic, economic and cultural life of Southwest Fairfield County, providing comprehensive, accessible, innovative and affordable learning to diverse populations.
School Highlights:
Norwalk Community College serves 6,938 students (33% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 39%.
Norwalk Community College is one of 5 community colleges within Fairfield County, CT.
The nearest community college is Housatonic Community College (14.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Norwalk 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 6,938 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 has increased from 31:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
6,938 students
1,272 students
# Full-Time Students
2,267 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 4,671 students
1,016 students
% American Indian/Alaskan -
1%
% Asian 5%
2%
% Hawaiian -
1%
% Hispanic 25%
7%
% Black 17%
12%
% White 52%
66%
% Two or more races 1%
2%
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. 0.64
0.45

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,598 is less than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $10,754 is more than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,598 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $10,754 $10,175
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Norwalk Community College is a leader and partner in the academic, economic and cultural life of Southwest Fairfield County, providing comprehensive, accessible, innovative and affordable learning to diverse populations. We offer nearly a thousand credit and non-credit courses, which can be taken in pursuit of a degree, certificate or certification, or for personal and professional enrichment. The College also offers child care for infants and toddlers through its Child Development Lab School, a weekend “jump start” program for people wishing to finish their undergraduate degrees and a College for Kids program for elementary and secondary school students. Our academic programs prepare students for ready transfer to many baccalaureate institutions, and our Lifetime Learners Institute is one of the largest groups of active seniors in retirement in the country. As a high-technology training center and learning institution from which students can either enter the workforce or proceed to four-year colleges, NCC possesses an outstanding physical plant and modern, up-to-date facilities. We believe in providing students with hands-on experience in a variety of real-world settings, all of which have been faithfully replicated at the College. From computer labs to electrical engineering laboratories, fine arts and graphic design studios to television studios, culinary arts kitchens to hospitality suites, NCC has the latest and most modern class environments in which to learn. NCC has a full range of athletic facilities, including a gymnasium, a fitness center and an aerobic workout center - The Panthers' Den. With separate Men's and Women's locker rooms and shower facilities, NCC's athletic department helps students maintain their physical well-being while they develop their minds.

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