Assumption College for Sisters

350 Bernardsville Rd
Mendham, NJ 07945
Tel: (9.7)354-3652
36 students
Private not-for-profit

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Assumption College for Sisters exists to educate women called to a life of consecration to God and of service in the Roman Catholic Church. It provides a value-centered, two-year program in theology and the liberal arts. The College welcomes women religious of any racial or ethnic background. In addition, any woman who is seriously discerning religious life and is recommended by a vocation director or spiritual director may also enroll, though she is not yet part of a religious community or a formal formation program.
School Highlights:
Assumption College for Sisters serves 36 students (83% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Assumption College for Sisters is one of 2 community colleges within Morris County, NJ.
The nearest community college is County College of Morris (7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Assumption College for Sisters Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 4 staff
59 staff

Student Body

The student population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from :1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 52% over five years.
Total Enrollment
36 students
1,282 students
Assumption College for Sisters Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
22:1
Assumption College for Sisters student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
30 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 6 students
1,017 students
Assumption College for Sisters Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
8%
2%
Assumption College for Sisters Asian (2008-2013)
% Hawaiian
3% 1%
% Hispanic
3%
7%
% Black
5%
12%
Assumption College for Sisters Black (2009-2013)
% White
18%
57%
% Non Resident races
63%
2%
Assumption College for Sisters non_resident (2006-2013)
Assumption College for Sisters Ethnicity Breakdown Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.67 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $5,220 is less than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,220 is less than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $5,220 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,220 $10,294
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Conveniently located in a facility about fifty miles from New York City and about twice that distance from Philadelphia, ACS faculty members enrich themselves and their students through visits to museums and attendance at conventions, workshops, and lectures. Administrative collaboration with neighboring colleges allows students to take advantage of resources and cultural enrichment not available at ACS. Assumption College for Sisters exists to educate women called to a life of consecration to God and of service in the Roman Catholic Church. It provides a value-centered, two-year program in theology and the liberal arts. The College welcomes women religious of any racial or ethnic background. In addition, any woman who is seriously discerning religious life and is recommended by a vocation director or spiritual director may also enroll, though she is not yet part of a religious community or a formal formation program. Assumption College for Sisters has existed for over 50 years to minister to the spiritual and academic needs particularly of women religious. The College awards two degrees: the Associate in Arts and the Associate in Religious Arts. Students can also earn a Certificate in Theological Studies. Assumption College for Sisters merited accreditation by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools in 1965. The Commission on Higher Education renewed this status in 1975, 1985, 1995 and 2005.

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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 0.53. The most diverse community college in New Jersey is Middlesex County College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.