Ulster County Community College

Tel: (845)687-5000
3,546 students
Public institution

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As a public, comprehensive two-year institution dedicated to providing affordable, accessible education, we work within an ever-changing environment to prepare students for transfer to four-year institutions; prepare students for success in college and in the workforce; provide enrichment and lifelong learning opportunities; augment learning through the integration and application of emerging technologies; prepare students to live and work in a global society; play an active role in economic development; and enhance the quality of life for residents of Ulster County.
School Highlights:
Ulster County Community College serves 3,546 students (43% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Ulster County Community College is the only community colleges within Ulster County, NY.
The nearest community college is Dutchess Community College (14.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Ulster County 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 3,546 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 26:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 19% over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,546 students
1,303 students
Ulster County Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,538 students
834 students
Ulster County Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 2,008 students
1,040 students
Ulster County Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Ulster County Community College sch enrollment Ulster County Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
Ulster County Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
7%
7%
Ulster County Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
3%
11%
Ulster County Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
87%
66%
Ulster County Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Ulster County Community College More (2010-2012)
Ulster County Community College sch ethnicity Ulster County 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. 0.24 0.44
Ulster County Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,800 is less than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,930 is less than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,800 $5,890
Ulster County Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,930 $10,050
Ulster County Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Ulster County Community College, a dynamic, comprehensive community college, located in the heart of the Hudson River Valley, serves over 11,000 credit and noncredit students each year. SUNY Ulster is a student-centered community college providing innovation and excellence in learning. SUNY Ulster offers over 45 different degree, diploma and certificate programs. Each year, during the break between Fall and Spring semesters, we offer a number of one to three credit courses that you can complete in three weeks. SUNY Ulster offers the opportunity for you to complete studies for many careers or to enter fields which require additional education beyond graduation from SUNY Ulster. SUNY Ulster is a unit of the State University of New York (SUNY), and is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. At SUNY Ulster, there's more to life than language courses, library assignments, and logarithms. There are student activities, clubs, special events, and opportunities to serve in student and college governance...something for you, no matter what your interest beyond the classroom.

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Did You Know?
For New York public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,790 per year for in-state students and $8,916 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,845 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 0.44. The most diverse community college in Maryland is 5 Star Airforce Community College International. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.