Orange County Community College

School Highlights

Orange County Community College serves 6,617 students (45% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the state community college average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 59%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 251 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Orange County Community College(NY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate of Arts CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty251 staff88 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Orange County Community College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
The Orange County Community College diversity score of 0.66 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has grown by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment6,617 students1,492 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:125:1
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# Full-Time Students2,964 students823 students
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# Part-Time Students3,653 students669 students
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% Asian
3%
7%
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% Hispanic
27%
23%
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% Black
11%
19%
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% White
50%
41%
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% Two or more races
3%
2%
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% Non Resident races
3%
2%
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% Unknown races
3%
6%
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Diversity Score0.660.73
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College Completion Rate
22%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$37,000$35,200
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Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $4,776 is less than the state average of $5,858. The in-state tuition has declined by 6% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $9,522 is less than the state average of $10,539. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,776$5,858
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Out-State Tuition Fees$9,522$10,539
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Tuition NotesTo qualify for in-st
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid79%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$12,000$12,935
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$5,500
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Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,
Cross Country, Golf,
Soccer, Softball,
Volleyball
Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Founded 1950, Orange County Community College is a two-year institution of higher education established by the authority of the State of New York and sponsored by the County of Orange. At SUNY Orange, you'll find an academic environment ideally suited for your personal and professional goals. SUNY Orange offers 44 academic programs in areas such as Business, The Health Professions, Liberal Arts, and Technology. Whether you are looking to develop your career skills or transfer to a four-year institution, we are confident that a SUNY Orange education can start you on the road to success. The Middletown campus is located in Middletown, midway between the Hudson and Delaware Rivers at the foot of the Catskill Mountains. The 37-acre former estate features 40,000 square feet of classrooms, laboratories, lecture halls, offices, a swimming pool, gymnasium, library and learning resource center. SUNY Orange offers three two-year associate degree programs. The AA and AS degree are for students interested in transferring to four-year institutions. The AAS degree is designed to prepare students for work in a number of career fields. One-year certificates are also available. The college is accredited by Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Orange County Community College is Sullivan County Community College (25.7 miles away).
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  • 1,534 students | 25.70 Mi112 College Road
    Loch Sheldrake NY  12759
    (845) 434-5750
    25.701,534
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    Suffern NY  10901
    (845) 574-4000
    27.506,859
  • 740 students | 30.40 Mi10 South Franklin Turnpike
    Ramsey NJ  07446
    (201) 327-8877
    30.40740
  • 2,300 students | 32.30 MiOne College Hill Road
    Newton NJ  07860
    (973) 300-2100
    32.302,300
  • 3,554 students | 32.40 Mi491 Cottekill Rd
    Stone Ridge NY  12484
    (845) 687-5000
    32.403,554
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