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School Highlights

Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus serves 6,953 students (53% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is same as the state community college average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 6,953 students
  • In-state tuition: $4,505
  • Out-state tuition: $7,805
  • Student:teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Minority enrollment: 45%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

School Overview

The teacher population of 462 teachers has grown by 229% over five years.
Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus
(NJ) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution Level
At least 2 but less than 4 years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
462 staff
445 staff
This chart display total faculty of Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus and community college average number of faculty in NJ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.

Student Body

The student population of Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 42:1 over five years.
The Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus diversity score of 0.64 is less than the state average of 0.74. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
6,953 students
5,858 students
This chart display the total enrollment of Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus and community college average number of enrollment of NJ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
This chart display the student staff ratio of Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus and community college average student staff ratio of NJ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
# Full-Time Students
3,671 students
2,576 students
This chart display the total number of Full-Time students enrollment of Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus and average number of community college Full-Time students enrollment of NJ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
# Part-Time Students
3,282 students
3,282 students
This chart display the total number of Part-Time students enrollment of Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus and average number of community college Part-Time students enrollment of NJ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus.
This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of NJ.
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
20 students
% Asian
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus and the percentage of Asian community college students in NJ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Hispanic
8%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus and the percentage of Hispanic community college students in NJ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Black
11%
14%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus and the percentage of Black community college students in NJ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% White
55%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus and the percentage of White community college students in NJ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Two or more races
4%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Two or more races students in Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus and the percentage of Two or more races community college students in NJ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Non Resident races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Non Resident students in Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus and the percentage of Non Resident community college students in NJ by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
% Unknown races
19%
10%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score
0.64
0.74
This chart display the diversity score of Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus and the community college average diversity score of NJ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
College Completion Rate
29%
27%
This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$37,800
$36,100
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of NJ by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $4,505 is less than the state average of $5,616. The in-state tuition has declined by 13% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $7,805 is more than the state average of $7,703. The out-state tuition has declined by 13% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$4,505
$5,616
This chart display tuition fees for an in-state student of Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus and the public community college average tuition fees for an in-state student of NJ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Out-State Tuition Fees
$7,805
$7,703
This chart display tuition fees for an out-of-state student of Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus and the public community college average tuition fees for an out-of-state student of NJ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
68%
76%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in NJ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$11,870
$11,242
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$5,500
$5,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
n/a
69%

Sports

Total Sports Offered
9 sports
Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Wrestling
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

School Notes

  • At RCGC your success can come from time spent in the classroom and lab, as well as from involvement in athletics, clubs, cultural and service programs. Student life on the RCGC campus is multi-dimensional. You'll have every opportunity to become involved and inspired. Eventually, success means getting a rewarding job or transferring your RCGC credits to a four-year institution to earn a baccalaureate degree. Our faculty is committed, first and foremost, to helping you learn. Many possess advanced degrees and have gained respect and recognition in their fields. Their greatest reward, however, comes from the accomplishments of their students. At RCGC, we are focused on your success. The Student Services' Department extends learning and development beyond the classroom. The department strives to assist students with meeting their education goals in a friendly and positive environment. We have a variety of student services that that support your academic, personal and professional endeavors. Rowan College at Gloucester County offers a full schedule of educational, cultural, recreational, and athletic events for students, alumni, parents, and our community friends and neighbors. Rowan College at Gloucester County is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 6,953 students
  • In-state tuition: $4,505
  • Out-state tuition: $7,805
  • Student:teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Minority enrollment: 45%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Did You Know?

For New Jersey public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,616 per year for in-state students and $7,703 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,113 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

New Jersey community colleges have a diversity score of 0.74, which is higher than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in New Jersey is Eastern International College-Jersey City. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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