The Community College of Baltimore County

7201 Rossville Blvd.
Baltimore, MD 21237
Tel: (443)840-2222
School Highlights
  • The Community College of Baltimore County serves 22,887 students (32% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is same as the state community college average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • The Community College of Baltimore County is one of 3 community colleges within Baltimore County, MD.
  • The nearest community college is TESST College of Technology-Towson (5.90 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 940 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
The Community College of Baltimore County (MD) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public Public
Total Faculty 940 staff 152 staff
The Community College of Baltimore County Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 22,887 has declined by 12% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 32:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.60 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 22,887 students 4,515 students
The Community College of Baltimore County Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1 24:1
The Community College of Baltimore County Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 7,301 students 1,174 students
The Community College of Baltimore County Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 15,586 students 3,341 students
The Community College of Baltimore County Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
The Community College of Baltimore County Enrollment Breakdown MD All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
4%
6%
The Community College of Baltimore County Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
3%
7%
The Community College of Baltimore County Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
30%
27%
The Community College of Baltimore County Black (2007-2016)
% White
55%
52%
The Community College of Baltimore County White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
The Community College of Baltimore County More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
4%
4%
The Community College of Baltimore County Non Resident (2007-2016)
% Unknown races
1%
2%
The Community College of Baltimore County Ethnicity Breakdown MD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.60 0.65
The Community College of Baltimore County Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
7%
21%
The Community College of Baltimore County Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $36,500 $37,700
The Community College of Baltimore County Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $6,650 is more than the state average of $6,222. The in-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $9,718 is more than the state average of $8,225. The out-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $6,650 $6,222
The Community College of Baltimore County In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees $9,718 $8,225
The Community College of Baltimore County Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 75% 75%
The Community College of Baltimore County % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $11,687 $9,600
The Community College of Baltimore County Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $5,500 $5,500
The Community College of Baltimore County Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Maryland public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,222 per year for in-state students and $8,225 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $18,048 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Maryland community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.65, which is lower than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Maryland is Montgomery College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.