Clinton Community College

Tel: (518)562-4200
2,293 students
Public institution

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Clinton Community College is committed to enhancing the well-being of individuals by providing access to a college educational experience which promotes the intellectual, social, and personal development of all who wish to enter and demonstrate the ability to benefit. The College assumes the responsibility for the improvement of the quality of life within Clinton County and seeks to link programs of study to the needs of individuals, businesses, and organizations and the community.
School Highlights:
Clinton Community College serves 2,293 students (55% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Clinton Community College is the only community colleges within Clinton County, NY.
The nearest community college is North Country Community College (40.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Clinton 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 2,293 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment
2,293 students
1,303 students
Clinton Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,268 students
836 students
Clinton Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 1,025 students
1,046 students
Clinton Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Clinton Community College sch enrollment Clinton Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Clinton Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
Clinton Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
Clinton Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
Clinton Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Clinton Community College sch ethnicity Clinton 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. 0.13 0.45
Clinton Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,153 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,833 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,153 $5,940
Clinton Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,833 $10,072
Clinton Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Clinton Community College, a SUNY institution dedicated to accessible, quality educational experiences. The College will offer and continue to develop university parallel programs, terminal associate degree pro-grams and other appropriate career programs. The College is also committed to offering a wide range of courses, workshops and seminars appropriate for job skills development, leisure time activities and healthful living, as well as providing opportunities for community enrichment. The college offers degrees & programs in Business & Technology, Math/Science, Nursing & Allied Health and Liberal Arts: Humanities and Social Science. Our campus is known for its historic surroundings and panoramic views of Lake Champlain, Vermont's Green Mountains, and New York's Adirondack Mountains. We provide a full-range collegiate experience with residence halls, student clubs, athletics, and a student centered learning environment. We have an outstanding faculty and staff dedicated to student success. While the college features the modern equipment and facilities necessary for contemporary educational needs, its distinctive architecture and spectacular natural setting hint at significant times of the past.

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Did You Know?
For New York public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,774 per year for in-state students and $9,814 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,953 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in New York is 61%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

New York 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 York is 5 Star Airforce Community College International. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.