Community College of Baltimore County

School Highlights

Community College of Baltimore County serves 18,830 students (27% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the state community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 58%.

Top Rankings

Community College of Baltimore County ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Maryland for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 940 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Community College of Baltimore County(MD) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High TraditionalAssociate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty940 staff179 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Community College of Baltimore County has declined by 17% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 31:1 over five years.
The Community College of Baltimore County diversity score of 0.68 is less than the state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has grown by 12% over five years.
Total Enrollment18,830 students3,988 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:121:1
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# Full-Time Students5,081 students1,012 students
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# Part-Time Students13,749 students2,976 students
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% Asian
6%
6%
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% Hispanic
5%
10%
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% Black
37%
31%
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% White
42%
42%
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% Two or more races
4%
4%
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% Non Resident races
4%
4%
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% Unknown races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.680.71
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College Completion Rate
12%
22%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$36,500$37,700
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $6,650 is less than the state average of $7,421. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $9,718 is more than the state average of $9,449. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$6,650$7,421
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Out-State Tuition Fees$9,718$9,449
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid75%73%
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Median Debt for Graduates$11,419$10,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,250$5,500
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Community College of Baltimore County is Baltimore International College (8.2 miles away).
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Did You Know?
For Maryland public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $7,421 per year for in-state students and $9,449 for out-of-state students. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Maryland community colleges have a diversity score of 0.71, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Maryland is Howard Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.