School Highlights

Columbia-Greene Community College serves 1,461 students (36% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the state community college average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 61%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,461 students
  • In-state tuition: $4,410
  • Out-state tuition: $8,490
  • Student:teacher ratio: 9:1
  • Minority enrollment: 25%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Columbia-Greene Community College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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School Overview

The teacher population of 159 teachers has grown by 62% over five years.
Columbia-Greene Community College
(NY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associate's Colleges: High Transfer-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields
Institution Level
At least 2 but less than 4 years
At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
159 staff
158 staff
This chart display total faculty of Columbia-Greene Community College and community college average number of faculty in NY by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.

Student Body

The student population of Columbia-Greene Community College has declined by 28% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five years.
The Columbia-Greene Community College diversity score of 0.42 is less than the state average of 0.74. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,461 students
1,437 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
11:1
This chart display the student staff ratio of Columbia-Greene Community College and community college average student staff ratio of NY by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
# Full-Time Students
528 students
858 students
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# Part-Time Students
933 students
579 students
This chart display the total number of Part-time students enrollment of Columbia-Greene Community College and average number of community college Part-time students enrollment of NY by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
This chart display the Full-time students and Part-time students enrollment breakdown of Columbia-Greene Community College.
This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of NY.
# Enrollment Undergraduate
135 students
366 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
528 students
858 students
This chart display the total number of Full-time undergraduate students enrollment of Columbia-Greene Community College and average number of community college Full-time undergraduate  students enrollment of NY by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
21 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
933 students
679 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
36 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
355 students
% Asian
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Columbia-Greene Community College and the percentage of Asian community college students in NY by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Hispanic
9%
24%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Columbia-Greene Community College and the percentage of Hispanic community college students in NY by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Black
8%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Columbia-Greene Community College and the percentage of Black community college students in NY by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% White
75%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Columbia-Greene Community College and the percentage of White community college students in NY by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Two or more races
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Two or more races students in Columbia-Greene Community College and the percentage of Two or more races community college students in NY by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Non Resident races
n/a
3%
% Unknown races
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Columbia-Greene Community College.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.42
0.74
This chart display the diversity score of Columbia-Greene Community College and the community college average diversity score of NY by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
1.79%
4.29%
This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-time students of Columbia-Greene Community College and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-time students of NY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
n/a
1.55%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$37,000
$35,200
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Columbia-Greene Community College and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of NY by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $4,410 is less than the state average of $6,737. The in-state tuition has declined by 7% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $8,490 is less than the state average of $10,873. The out-state tuition has declined by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$4,410
$6,737
This chart display tuition fees for an in-state student of Columbia-Greene Community College and the public community college average tuition fees for an in-state student of NY by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Out-State Tuition Fees
$8,490
$10,873
This chart display tuition fees for an out-of-state student of Columbia-Greene Community College and the public community college average tuition fees for an out-of-state student of NY by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
78%
91%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Columbia-Greene Community College and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in NY by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$12,969
$13,841
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Columbia-Greene Community College and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in NY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$5,500
$5,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Columbia-Greene Community College and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in NY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
n/a
75%
SAT Reading
n/a
475
SAT Math
n/a
505
SAT Writing
n/a
485
ACT Composite
n/a
22
ACT English
n/a
23
ACT Math
n/a
25
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Columbia-Greene Community College cost?

Columbia-Greene Community College's tuition is approximately $4,410 for In-State students and $8,490 for Out-State students.

What is Columbia-Greene Community College's ranking?

Columbia-Greene Community College ranks among the top 20% of community college in New York for: Least expensive tuition.

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,461 students
  • In-state tuition: $4,410
  • Out-state tuition: $8,490
  • Student:teacher ratio: 9:1
  • Minority enrollment: 25%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Did You Know?

For New York public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,737 per year for in-state students and $10,873 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,322 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in New York is 73%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

New York community colleges have a diversity score of 0.74, which is higher than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in New York is Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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