Utica School of Commerce

201 Bleecker St, Utica,
NY, 13501
Tel: (315)733-2307
306 students
Private for-profit

Get admissions information on Utica School of Commerce and online degrees at CampusExplorer.com.

The Utica School of Commerce is incorporated as Utica School of Commerce, Inc. under the laws of New York State. The Utica School of Commerce is accredited by the New York State Board of Regents and is authorized to confer the degrees of Associate in Occupational Studies and Associate in Applied Science on graduates of approved two-year programs.
School Highlights:
Utica School of Commerce serves 306 students (71% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Utica School of Commerce is one of 3 community colleges within Oneida County, NY.
The nearest community college is Mohawk Valley Community College (1.8 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Utica School of Commerce Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 306 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 76% over five years.
Total Enrollment
306 students
1,272 students
# Full-Time Students
217 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 89 students
1,016 students
% American Indian/Alaskan -
1%
% Asian 1%
2%
% Hawaiian -
1%
% Hispanic 1%
7%
% Black 17%
12%
% White 82%
66%
% Two or more races -
2%
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. 0.30
0.45

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,865 is more than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,865 is more than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,865 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,865 $10,175
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

The Utica School of Commerce was founded by Thomas J. Risinger in 1896 in response to an early demand for specialized training in commerce and finance. The Utica School of Commerce, at its founding in 1896, was located on the third floor of the Oneida National Bank Building on the corner of Genesee and Bleecker Streets. In 1915, the school expanded its facilities and moved to the Mayro Building in which it had its facilities for 63 years. On September 1, 1978, the Utica School of Commerce moved to its current location at 201 Bleecker Street. In February, 1985, the Utica School of Commerce opened its Madison County Branch at the Washington Avenue Community Center in Oneida, and in March, 1986, moved to the New York State Jaycees' Building on Route 5 in Canastota. The College opened its new campus adjacent to the Jaycees' Building in September, 1992. USC opened its Oneonta Branch in September 1985, in the New York Telephone Company Building at 17 Elm Street, Oneonta. The Utica School of Commerce was founded in response to an early demand for specialized training. USC offers various programs registered by NY State Department of Education including Business Administration, Administrative Specialist, Health Services Management, Microcomputer Technologies, Legal Office Assistant and several Certificate Programs. The Utica School of Commerce is one of the originators of private business college education in New York. USC continues to provide a friendly spirit, modern facilities and equipment, and a faculty dedicated to preparing students for high standards in a successful career.

Get admissions information on Utica School of Commerce and online degrees at CampusExplorer.com.

Nearby Schools:

Recent Articles
Community College Review Diversity Report: Which Campuses are Most Diverse?
Community College Review Diversity Report: Which Campuses are Most Diverse?
What states are home to the most diverse and least diverse community colleges? In our exclusive diversity report, we analyze our data to determine how much diversity there is on community college campuses throughout the United States. In addition, learn about the benefits of attending a community college with a diverse student body.
More Accreditation Woes for California
The chancellor of the California Community College System, Bryce Harris, recently stated more than 20 community colleges in the state were at risk of losing accreditation. In the midst of problems with City College of San Francisco, some are beginning to question the credibility of the accreditors.
Washington Monthly Rates Community Colleges in 2013 Ranking
We take a look at the latest annual college rankings from Washington Monthly, which provide a list of the top community colleges in the country as well as four-year schools.