Carroll Community College

Tel: (410)386-8000
3,645 students
Public institution
  • Carroll Community College is Carroll County's premier learning community for convenient, affordable, state-of-the-market postsecondary training, baccalaureate preparation, and lifelong education. As a learning-centered college, Carroll embraces student learning as its primary and defining mission; encourages students to be full and active partners in learning; creates an environment supporting student and organizational learning; assesses learning outcomes and uses the results to improve learning; and evaluates all areas of the college by how well they foster learning.
School Highlights
  • Carroll Community College serves 3,645 students (37% of students are full-time).
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Carroll Community College is the only community colleges within Carroll County, MD.
  • The nearest community college is ITT Technical Institute-Owings Mills (11.80 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 179 teachers has grown by 19% over five years.
Carroll Community College (MD) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 179 staff 152 staff
Carroll Community College Total Faculty (2007-2015)

Student Body

  • The student population of 3,645 has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has grown by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,645 students 3,104 students
Carroll Community College Total Enrollment (2007-2015)
# Full-Time Students 1,352 students 1,174 students
Carroll Community College Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
# Part-Time Students 2,293 students 2,293 students
Carroll Community College Part-Time Students (2007-2015)
Carroll Community College Enrollment Breakdown MD All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Carroll Community College Asian (2007-2015)
% Hispanic
Carroll Community College Hispanic (2007-2015)
% Black
Carroll Community College Black (2007-2015)
% White
Carroll Community College White (2007-2015)
% Two or more races
Carroll Community College More (2012-2015)
% Unknown races
Carroll Community College Ethnicity Breakdown MD All Ethnic Groups 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. 0.15 0.65
Carroll Community College Diversity Score (2007-2015)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $4,541 is less than the state average of $6,002. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $6,355 is less than the state average of $7,352. The out-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,541 $6,002
Carroll Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,355 $7,352
Carroll Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
Source: 2015 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Carroll Community College has a long, rich history of remarkable growth. The college has evolved from a small rural campus to an 80-acre property marked by modern architecture, housing classrooms with state-of-the-art technology. In 1976 Carroll Community College opens on South Center Street as a branch campus of Catonsville Community College and in 1990 Washington Road campus opens with Great Hall, Classroom Building One. The physical growth of the campus continues to flourish. In 1997, the Random House Library building was built. The Fine Arts, Business Training Center and Life Fitness buildings were completed in 2002. In addition, the Nursing and Allied Health building was completed in 2004. The college offers programs in the field of Allied Health, Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Fine & Performing Arts, Teacher Education, Technical Studies and Transfer Programs. The College is accreditated by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

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Did You Know?
For Maryland public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,002 per year for in-state students and $7,352 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,895 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 0.65, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Maryland is Montgomery College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.