The Community College of Baltimore County

7201 Rossville Blvd.
Baltimore, MD 21237
Tel: (443)840-2222
23,981 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
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The Community College of Baltimore County serves 23,981 students (33.29% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
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The Community College of Baltimore County is one of 3 community colleges within Baltimore County, MD.
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The nearest community college is TESST College of Technology-Towson (5.88 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 757 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The Community College of Baltimore County Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 757 staff
61 staff
The Community College of Baltimore County Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 23,981 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 27:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 23,981 students 1,294 students
The Community College of Baltimore County Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 32:1
21:1
The Community College of Baltimore County Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 7,983 students
822 students
The Community College of Baltimore County Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 15,998 students
1,025 students
The Community College of Baltimore County Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
The Community College of Baltimore County Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
5%
2%
The Community College of Baltimore County Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
4%
7%
The Community College of Baltimore County Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
38%
12%
The Community College of Baltimore County Black (2006-2013)
% White
45%
57%
The Community College of Baltimore County White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
3%
2%
The Community College of Baltimore County More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
3%
The Community College of Baltimore County Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
4%
2%
The Community College of Baltimore County Non Resident (2006-2013)
The Community College of Baltimore County Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.52 0.53
The Community College of Baltimore County Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $6,393 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $9,357 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $6,393 $5,694
The Community College of Baltimore County In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $9,357 $10,252
The Community College of Baltimore County Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 72%
89%
The Community College of Baltimore County % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Maryland public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,632 per year for in-state students and $7,656 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $20,111 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Maryland 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 0.67, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Maryland is Montgomery College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.