• 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 3,243 students (17% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 43:1 is higher than the state community college average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 60%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 3,243 students
  • In-state tuition: $4,560
  • Out-state tuition: $5,160
  • Student:teacher ratio: 43:1
  • Minority enrollment: 73%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

The teacher population of 76 teachers has grown by 58% over five years.
Warren County Community College
(NJ) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Nontraditional
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution Level
Less than 2 yrs
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
76 staff
445 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Warren County Community College has grown by 26% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 43:1 has increased from 40:1 over five years.
The Warren County Community College diversity score of 0.55 is less than the state average of 0.74. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,243 students
5,858 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
43:1
15:1
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# Full-Time Students
547 students
2,576 students
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# Part-Time Students
2,696 students
3,282 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
20 students
% Asian
1%
6%
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% Hispanic
7%
26%
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% Black
3%
14%
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% White
27%
40%
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% Two or more races
1%
2%
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% Non Resident races
n/a
2%
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% Unknown races
61%
10%
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score
0.55
0.74
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College Completion Rate
42%
27%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$35,500
$36,100
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Warren County Community College 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 $4,560 is less than the state average of $5,616. The in-state tuition has declined by 6% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $5,160 is less than the state average of $7,703. The out-state tuition has declined by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$4,560
$5,616
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Out-State Tuition Fees
$5,160
$7,703
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
63%
76%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Warren County Community College 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
$9,675
$11,242
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Warren County Community College 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
$5,000
$5,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Warren County Community College 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%
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) , School Administrators

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.

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 3,243 students
  • In-state tuition: $4,560
  • Out-state tuition: $5,160
  • Student:teacher ratio: 43:1
  • Minority enrollment: 73%
  • 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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