Corning Community College

Tel: (607)962-9011
5,183 students
Public institution

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Corning Community College offers an extensive yet affordable range of educational, cultural, and social opportunities to a diverse population of full-time and part-time learners. We focus on student achievement by stressing quality teaching and personal attention. Our emphasis on high standards of quality and technological advancement provides a flexible learning environment in which students are prepared for a life of service to their professions and their communities in a globally interdependent society. We promote intellectual and personal growth, meet the educational needs of the community through transfer, career, certificate, and training programs, and enhance economic development.
School Highlights:
Corning Community College serves 5,183 students (45% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Corning Community College is the only community colleges within Steuben County, NY.
The nearest community college is Elmira Business Institute (13.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Corning 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 5,183 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 25:1 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 grown by 54% over five years.
Total Enrollment
5,183 students
1,287 students
Corning Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
2,355 students
832 students
Corning Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 2,828 students
1,021 students
Corning Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Corning Community College sch enrollment Corning Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Corning Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Corning Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
4%
12%
Corning Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
91%
66%
Corning Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Corning Community College More (2010-2012)
Corning Community College sch ethnicity Corning 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
Corning Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,440 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,390 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,440 $5,940
Corning Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,390 $10,072
Corning Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Founded in 1956 by the Corning-Painted Post School District, CCC began modestly in a scattering of old buildings in the city of Corning. Today, we encompass a 550-acre main campus on Spencer Hill with a complex of eight buildings plus an observatory and planetarium. We've also expanded our vision to provide services at a variety of off-campus sites throughout Steuben, Chemung and Schuyler counties. Students from age 16 to 70 attend CCC and take courses in 48 different degree and certificate programs leading to careers or transfer to further education. Many doctors, engineers, lawyers, nurses, business people, teachers, technologists and even an astronaut have begun at CCC. Currently, approximately 3,300 full-time equivalent (FTE) students are enrolled, representing 5,000-6,000 students taking our fully accredited credit offerings. Whether your goal is to transfer to a four-year college, enhance your current job skills, or begin a career Corning Community College is the smart choice. CCC provides an excellent educational foundation at an affordable price, and students may attend on either a full-time or part-time basis, depending on individual need. Our unique programs, comfortable learning environment, and dedicated faculty and student support staff create a campus community that enhances the learning experience for each student.

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