Warren County Community College

Tel: (908)835-9222
2,573 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 2,573 students (31% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 40:1 is higher than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
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 64 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
College Warren County Community College (NJ) 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
Total Faculty 64 staff 234 staff

Student Body

The student population of 2,573 has grown by 17% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 40:1 has decreased from 44:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has declined by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,573 students 7,839 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 40:1 34:1
# Full-Time Students 810 students 3,412 students
# Part-Time Students 1,763 students 3,628 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
3%
-
% Hispanic
6%
19%
% White
81%
49%
% Unknown races
6%
12%
% Non Resident races
4%
-
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. 0.34 0.69

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,432 is less than the state average of $5,295. The in-state tuition has declined by 18% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $3,912 is less than the state average of $6,792. The out-state tuition has declined by 18% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,432 $5,295
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,912 $6,792
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 53% 74%
Source: 2014 (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 $5,468 per year for in-state students and $7,020 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $18,451 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 0.69, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in New Jersey is Union County College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.