Columbia-Greene Community College

Tel: (518)828-4181
2,126 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Columbia-Greene Community College serves 2,126 students (48% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Columbia-Greene Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Columbia County, NY.
The nearest community college is Bard College at Simon's Rock (18.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Columbia-Greene 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 2,126 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 10% over five years.
Total Enrollment
2,126 students
1,287 students
Columbia-Greene Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,023 students
832 students
Columbia-Greene Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 1,103 students
1,021 students
Columbia-Greene Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Columbia-Greene Community College sch enrollment Columbia-Greene Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Columbia-Greene Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
5%
7%
Columbia-Greene Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
3%
12%
Columbia-Greene Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
91%
66%
Columbia-Greene Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Columbia-Greene Community College More (2010-2012)
Columbia-Greene Community College sch ethnicity Columbia-Greene 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. 0.17 0.45
Columbia-Greene Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,122 is less than the state average of $5,917. The in-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,914 is less than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,122 $5,917
Columbia-Greene Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,914 $10,050
Columbia-Greene Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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