Assumption College for Sisters

350 Bernardsville Rd
Mendham, NJ 07945-2923
Tel:
39 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 39 students (62% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), 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 - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Assumption College for Sisters Community College Avg.
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

Student Body

The student population of 39 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 0:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 52% over five years.
Total Enrollment
39 students
1,303 students
Assumption College for Sisters Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
24 students
834 students
Assumption College for Sisters Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 15 students
1,040 students
Assumption College for Sisters Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Assumption College for Sisters sch enrollment Assumption College for Sisters sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
33%
2%
Assumption College for Sisters Asian (2008-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
33%
7%
Assumption College for Sisters Hispanic (2007-2012)
% Black
-
11%
Assumption College for Sisters Black (2009-2010)
% White
33%
66%
Assumption College for Sisters White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Assumption College for Sisters sch ethnicity Assumption College for Sisters 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. 0.67 0.44
Assumption College for Sisters Diversity Score (2007-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $5,060 is less than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,060 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $5,060 $5,890
Assumption College for Sisters In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,060 $10,047
Assumption College for Sisters Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (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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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.