Anne Arundel Community College

101 College Pky, Arnold
MD, 21012-1895
Tel: (410)777-2222
17,650 students
Public institution

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With learning as its central mission, Anne Arundel Community College strives to embody the basic convictions of the American democratic ideal: that individuals be given full opportunity to discover and develop their talents, energy and interests, to pursue their unique potentials and to achieve an intellectually, culturally and economically satisfying relationship with society. Such opportunity should be easily available and readily accessible to all Anne Arundel County residents.
School Highlights:
Anne Arundel Community College serves 17,650 students (29% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Anne Arundel Community College is the only community colleges within Anne Arundel County, MD.
The nearest community college is TESST College of Technology-Baltimore (16.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Anne Arundel 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 17,650 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 has increased from 29:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
17,650 students
1,287 students
Anne Arundel Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
5,098 students
832 students
Anne Arundel Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 12,552 students
1,021 students
Anne Arundel Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Anne Arundel Community College sch enrollment Anne Arundel Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
4%
2%
Anne Arundel Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
4%
7%
Anne Arundel Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
15%
12%
Anne Arundel Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
74%
66%
Anne Arundel Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Anne Arundel Community College More (2010-2012)
Anne Arundel Community College sch ethnicity Anne Arundel 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. 0.43 0.45
Anne Arundel Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $6,809 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 18% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,129 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $6,809 $5,845
Anne Arundel Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,129 $10,047
Anne Arundel Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Established in 1961, AACC is a fully accredited, public, two-year institution offering credit programs leading to an associate degree, certificate or a letter of recognition. Students may prepare for transfer to a four-year institution or for an immediate career. AACC also offers extensive lifelong learning opportunities and noncredit, continuing education to those seeking career training or retraining, working to boost basic skills or pursuing new areas of interest. Students enrolling in associate degree transfer or career programs, certificate career programs or participating in continuing education offerings can be assured that the college, as an accredited, public, comprehensive, open-admission institution of higher learning with affordable tuition, is, within the limits of its resources. The college is vigorously committed to fostering excellence of teaching and learning for students, faculty and staff; Offering credit programs and continuing education courses in a variety of formats responsive to a multiplicity of community needs; providing for learners at various preparation points, from pre-college to postgraduate, a range of integrated credentialing opportunities; providing appropriate services in support of academic success and student development; affording Anne Arundel County residents an opportunity to pursue higher education and lifelong learning and promoting county and state economic development by providing a variety of educational services and training programs to business and industry in both the private and not-for-profit sectors and to national, state and local government agencies. You will find new associate degree programs in information systems security, early childhood education and secondary education in chemistry, mathematics and Spanish; certificate programs in EMT-intermediate, special education support, juvenile justice and women's studies; and letters of recognition in creative writing, honors seminar and women's studies. That's just a small part of the more than 720 courses we offer.

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For Maryland public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,632 per year for in-state students and $7,656 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $7,542 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

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