- Montgomery County Community College believes in thinking Big. As an institution, the College prides itself on innovation. Founded in 1964, the College has grown with the community to meet the lifelong learning needs of Montgomery County. Known for its academic excellence and based on the successes of more than 30,000 alumni, the College is ranked first in the nation in its use of technology by the Center for Digital Education for 2008. Student success is the Collegeï¿½s primary goal. With a 16:1 student-faculty ratio, the College is committed to working closely with students to help them reach their educational goals. Students learn from award-winning faculty. In fact, the Collegeï¿½s faculty has been recognized as top in the nation three times in the past decade by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The College provides students with a quality, relevant curriculum. Students who earn AA or AS degrees can expect seamless transfer to numerous public and private colleges and universities throughout the region. More than two thirds of the Collegeï¿½s career graduates are employed in their fields of study. In addition, graduates from the Collegeï¿½s health sciences programs consistently exceed the average national pass rate on their professional certificationsï¿½many with 100 percent of graduates passing on their first attempt.
Montgomery County Community College-West Campus serves 3,250 students (35% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 39%.
Quick Stats (2023)
- Enrollment: 3,250 students
- Minority enrollment: 29%
- Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
Montgomery County Community College-West Campus ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:
The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Montgomery County Community College-West Campus
(PA) Community College Avg.
Associate of Arts Colleges
Less than 2 yrs
At least 2 but less than 4 years
The student population of Montgomery County Community College-West Campus has grown by 15% over five years.
The Montgomery County Community College-West Campus diversity score of 0.48 is less than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has grown by 17% over five years.
Student : Teacher Ratio
# Full-Time Students
# Part-Time Students
# Enrollment Undergraduate
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
# Full-Time Graduate Students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
Total Dormitory Capacity
% Two or more races
% Non Resident races
% Unknown races
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
Median Debt for Graduates
Median Debt for Dropouts
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
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