Gloucester County College

1400 Tanyard Road
Sewell, NJ
Tel: (856)468-5000
6,762 students
Public institution

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School Highlights:
Gloucester County College serves 6,762 students (58% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Gloucester County College is the only community colleges within Gloucester County, NJ.
The nearest community college is Camden County College (4.1 miles away).

School Overview

Gloucester County 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 6,762 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 49:1 has increased from 47:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 21% over five years.
Total Enrollment
6,762 students
1,303 students
Gloucester County College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
3,943 students
836 students
Gloucester County College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 2,819 students
1,046 students
Gloucester County College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Gloucester County College sch enrollment Gloucester County College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1% 1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Gloucester County College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
4%
7%
Gloucester County College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
6%
12%
Gloucester County College Black (2006-2012)
% White
88%
67%
Gloucester County College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Gloucester County College More (2010-2012)
Gloucester County College sch ethnicity Gloucester County 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. 0.22 0.45
Gloucester County College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,220 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 18% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,370 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,220 $5,940
Gloucester County College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,370 $10,072
Gloucester County College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

At GCC your success can come from time spent in the classroom and lab, as well as from involvement in athletics, clubs, cultural and service programs. Student life on the GCC campus is multi-dimensional. You'll have every opportunity to become involved and inspired. Eventually, success means getting a rewarding job or transferring your GCC credits to a four-year institution to earn a baccalaureate degree. Our faculty is committed, first and foremost, to helping you learn. Many possess advanced degrees and have gained respect and recognition in their fields. Their greatest reward, however, comes from the accomplishments of their students. At GCC, we are focused on your success. The Student Services' Department extends learning and development beyond the classroom. The department strives to assist students with meeting their education goals in a friendly and positive environment. We have a variety of student services that that support your academic, personal and professional endeavors. Gloucester County College offers a full schedule of educational, cultural, recreational, and athletic events for students, alumni, parents, and our community friends and neighbors. Gloucester County College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

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