County College of Morris

214 Center Grove Rd
Randolph, NJ 07869-2086
Tel: (973)328-5000
School Highlights
  • County College of Morris serves 8,096 students (51% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • County College of Morris is one of 2 community colleges within Morris County, NJ.
  • The nearest community college is Assumption College for Sisters (7.00 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 288 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
County College of Morris(NJ) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty288 staff234 staff
County College of Morris Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 8,096 has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.54 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has grown by 57% over five years.
Total Enrollment8,096 students7,040 students
County College of Morris Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio28:134:1
County College of Morris Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students4,129 students3,412 students
County College of Morris Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students3,967 students3,628 students
County College of Morris Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
County College of Morris Enrollment Breakdown NJ All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
County College of Morris Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
County College of Morris Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
County College of Morris Black (2007-2016)
% White
County College of Morris White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
County College of Morris More (2013-2016)
% Non Resident races
County College of Morris Non Resident (2007-2016)
% Unknown races
County College of Morris Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.540.69
County College of Morris Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
County College of Morris Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$42,100$36,100
County College of Morris Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $7,870 is more than the state average of $6,250. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $10,870 is more than the state average of $7,839. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$7,870$6,250
County College of Morris In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$10,870$7,839
County College of Morris Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid50%75%
County College of Morris % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$9,500$10,000
County College of Morris Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$4,820$5,500
County College of Morris Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • County College of Morris is located on 218 acres of rolling terrain in Randolph. The college first opened its doors to students in 1968 after Henderson Hall, the first building on campus, was completed. The first class consisted of 592 full-time and 703 part-time students. Enrollment grew quickly, and by the fall of 1969, five additional buildings were under way: the library, later named the Sherman H. Masten Learning Resource Center after CCM's first president; Sheffield Hall; the Physical Education Building; the Student Community Center and a service building; all completed by 1970. In the fall of 1973, two additional academic buildings, Cohen and DeMare Halls, were completed. In 1982, the college reached its highest enrollment of 12,012 students. That same year the Dalrymple House was renovated to house administrators. It was renovated again in 1994 to serve as a Child Care Center. Expansion on the main campus continued and in 1994 the college completed the construction of two additions which joined the three academic science buildings. The 20,417 square-foot expansion added classrooms, laboratories, faculty offices, student lounges and an expanded cafeteria. In 1997 the college also opened a six-lane aquatic facility joined to the Health and Physical Education Building. County College of Morris is licensed by the State of New Jersey and 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 $6,250 per year for in-state students and $7,839 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $19,721 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

New Jersey community colleges have a diversity score of 0.69, which is higher than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in New Jersey is Union County College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.