Warren County Community College

Tel: (908)835-9222
2,277 students
Public institution
Warren County Community College maintains a mission of building a community of learners through accessible, quality learning opportunities designed to meet educational goals and aspirations.
School Highlights:
Warren County Community College serves 2,277 students (38% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 39:1 is higher than the community college average of 36:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Warren County Community College is the only community colleges within Warren County, NJ.
The nearest community college is Northampton County Area Community College (16.60 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 58 teachers has grown by 26% over five years.
College Warren County Community College 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 58 staff
61 staff
Warren County Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 2,277 has grown by 23% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 39:1 has increased from 36:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 109% over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,277 students 1,296 students
Warren County Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 39:1
21:1
Warren County Community College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 855 students
814 students
Warren County Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 1,422 students
1,040 students
Warren County Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Warren County Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
4%
5%
Warren County Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
7%
21%
Warren County Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
6%
15%
Warren County Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
73%
51%
Warren County Community College White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
10%
3%
Warren County Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
Warren County Community College 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. 0.46 0.68
Warren County Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,528 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has declined by 13% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,008 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has declined by 14% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,528 $5,660
Warren County Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,008 $10,250
Warren County Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 56%
89%
Warren County Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • Warren County Community College was established in July 1981 by the New Jersey State Board of Higher Education and the Warren County Board of Chosen Freeholders. In its earliest years, WCCC operated as a 'College without Walls' and held classes in local high schools. In 1987, the New Jersey State Board of Higher Education provided WCCC with degree-granting authority and a temporary facility was leased. In 1988, WCCC graduated its first class. Warren County Community College is governed by an 11-member Board of Trustees and a non-voting alumni trustee. The Board is authorized to grant Certificates and to confer the Associate in Arts, Associate in Science and Associate in Applied Science degrees. Warren County Community College currently offers degree programs and certificate programs. The College serves approximately 2300 full-time and part-time students, in addition to students in non-credit programs and courses. WCCC offers several transfer programs in liberal arts and sciences, which are affordable alternatives for the first two years of a Bachelor's degree program. Warren County Community College is fully accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

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Did You Know?
For New Jersey public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,489 per year for in-state students and $7,123 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,773 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

New Jersey 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 0.72, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in New Jersey is Assumption College for Sisters. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.