Union County College

1033 Springfield Ave
Cranford, NJ 07016-1599
Tel: (908)2106288
12,774 students
Public institution

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School Highlights:
Union County College serves 12,774 students (51% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Union County College is the only community colleges within Union County, NJ.
The nearest community college is St Paul's School of Nursing-Staten Island (8.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Union County College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 12,774 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 has increased from 32:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
12,774 students
1,303 students
Union County College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
6,482 students
835 students
Union County College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 6,292 students
1,046 students
Union County College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Union County College sch enrollment Union County College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
5%
2%
Union County College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
33%
7%
Union County College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
30%
11%
Union County College Black (2006-2012)
% White
31%
66%
Union County College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Union County College sch ethnicity Union 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. 0.70 0.44
Union County College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $6,294 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 21% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,294 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 21% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $6,294 $5,890
Union County College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,294 $10,047
Union County College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

• As the oldest community college in New Jersey, UCC has been serving both career-minded and transfer-oriented students since 1933. The College has maintained its commitment to scholarship by providing a solid liberal arts foundation while, at the same time, developing new programs and courses that meet the challenges of a rapidly developing society. • Union County College offers more than 75 programs of study taught by outstanding faculty on four convenient campuses. UCC also offers the opportunity to earn college credits through various distance learning modes, including blended courses, which combine in person and online class meetings. At UCC, career-minded students can prepare for entry into rewarding careers immediately upon graduation. Students who seek to continue their education after graduation will find a sure path through the several dual admissions and more than fifty transfer and articulation agreements UCC currently has with 4-year institutions throughout the nation. • UCC has a reputation for providing its diverse student body with a nurturing and supportive environment. Student services from counseling and financial aid to the tutoring provided by the Academic Learning Centers on each campus are in place to ensure student success. • The College also provides customized training and retraining for business and industry, workforce education programs for persons displaced from their jobs or unemployed, continuing and community education programs and courses in varied schedules, at varied locations, and with varied modes of instruction for credit or non-credit.

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Did You Know?
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.