Columbia-Greene Community College

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%.

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

The teacher population of 159 teachers has grown by 62% over five years.
Columbia-Greene Community College(NY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-Mixed Traditional/NontraditionalBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty159 staff158 staff
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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 Enrollment1,461 students1,437 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:111:1
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# Full-Time Students528 students858 students
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# Part-Time Students933 students579 students
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% Asian
3%
8%
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% Hispanic
9%
24%
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% Black
8%
19%
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% White
75%
39%
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% Two or more races
3%
2%
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% Unknown races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.420.74
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College Completion Rate
35%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$37,000$35,200
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $4,410 is less than the state average of $5,464. 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 $10,103. The out-state tuition has declined by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,410$5,464
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Out-State Tuition Fees$8,490$10,103
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid78%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$11,000$14,216
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$5,500
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Columbia-Greene Community College is Bard College at Simon's Rock (22.5 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Bard College at Simon's Rock
    Private not-for-profit
    398 students | 22.50 Mi84 Alford Road
    Great Barrington, MA 01230
    (413) 644-4400
    22.50398
  • 3,550 students | 29.90 Mi491 Cottekill Rd
    Stone Ridge, NY 12484
    (845) 687-5000
    29.903,550
  • Maria College of Albany
    Maria College of Albany Photo - Learning takes place inside and outside classrooms with frequent professor and student interactions.
    Private not-for-profit
    796 students | 30.40 Mi700 New Scotland Ave
    Albany, NY 12208
    (518) 438-3111
    30.40796
  • 1,627 students | 30.60 Mi1350 West Street
    Pittsfield, MA 01201
    (413) 499-4660
    30.601,627
  • 111 students | 31.70 Mi714 New Scotland Ave
    Albany, NY 12208
    (518) 525-6850
    31.70111
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Did You Know?
For New York public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,464 per year for in-state students and $10,103 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,522 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in New York is 72%. 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.