Warren County Community College

  • Warren County Community College maintains a mission of building a community of learners through accessible, quality learning opportunities designed to meet educational goals and aspirations.

School Highlights

Warren County Community College serves 3,496 students (17% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.

Top Rankings

Warren County Community College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in New Jersey for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 64 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Warren County Community College(NJ) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High NontraditionalAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty64 staff234 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Warren County Community College has grown by 35% over five years.
The Warren County Community College diversity score of 0.67 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has grown by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment3,496 students5,887 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio55:129:1
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# Full-Time Students586 students2,608 students
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# Part-Time Students2,910 students3,279 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
3%
-
% Asian
2%
6%
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% Hispanic
8%
23%
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% Black
4%
15%
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% White
47%
42%
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% Non Resident races
4%
2%
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% Unknown races
32%
10%
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Diversity Score0.670.73
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College Completion Rate
35%
26%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$35,500$36,100
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $4,560 is less than the state average of $6,739. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $5,160 is less than the state average of $8,616. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,560$6,739
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Out-State Tuition Fees$5,160$8,616
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid55%76%
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Median Debt for Graduates$8,291$11,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,000$5,843
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Warren County Community College was established in July 1981 by the New Jersey State Board of Higher Education and the Warren County Board of Chosen Freeholders. In its earliest years, WCCC operated as a 'College without Walls' and held classes in local high schools. In 1987, the New Jersey State Board of Higher Education provided WCCC with degree-granting authority and a temporary facility was leased. In 1988, WCCC graduated its first class. Warren County Community College is governed by an 11-member Board of Trustees and a non-voting alumni trustee. The Board is authorized to grant Certificates and to confer the Associate in Arts, Associate in Science and Associate in Applied Science degrees. Warren County Community College currently offers degree programs and certificate programs. The College serves approximately 2300 full-time and part-time students, in addition to students in non-credit programs and courses. WCCC offers several transfer programs in liberal arts and sciences, which are affordable alternatives for the first two years of a Bachelor's degree program. Warren County Community College is fully accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Warren County Community College is Northampton County Area Community College (17.0 miles away).
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Did You Know?
For New Jersey public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,739 per year for in-state students and $8,616 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,886 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

New Jersey community colleges have a diversity score of 0.73, which is equal to the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in New Jersey is Middlesex County College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.