Cumberland County College

  • Cumberland County College is a comprehensive community college that is accessible, learning-centered, and dedicated to serving a diverse community of learners and employers through quality innovative programs, services and the appropriate use of technology for life-long learning.
School Highlights
  • Cumberland County College serves 3,844 students (60% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Cumberland County College is the only community colleges within Cumberland County, NJ.
  • The nearest community college to Cumberland County College is Atlantic Cape Community College (20.2 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 121 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Cumberland County College(NJ) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty121 staff234 staff

Student Body

  • The student population of Cumberland County College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Cumberland County College diversity score of 0.58 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment3,844 students7,040 students
Student:Teacher Ratio32:134:1
# Full-Time Students2,298 students3,412 students
# Part-Time Students1,546 students3,628 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Hawaiian
Diversity Score0.580.70
College Completion Rate (Year 2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$35,100$36,100

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $4,590 is less than the state average of $6,125. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $14,460 is more than the state average of $7,667. The out-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,590$6,125
Out-State Tuition Fees$14,460$7,667
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid85%75%
Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2015)$15,500$10,000
Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2015)$8,250$5,500
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Cumberland was the first community college in New Jersey to open its own campus in October 1966. The 100-acre campus, featuring nine buildings, provides an excellent educational and social atmosphere. Whether your educational goals lie in a transfer-oriented program, career education, professional growth or personal enrichment, Cumberland County College offers you quality instruction and dedicated service. If you're an employer, Cumberland offers services and training programs that will help your organization to succeed. Cumberland County College is accredited by 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 $6,125 per year for in-state students and $7,667 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 0.70, which is higher than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in New Jersey is Union County College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.