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 2,573 students (31% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 40:1 is higher than the state community college average of 34:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Warren County Community College is the only community colleges within Warren County, NJ.
  • The nearest community college to Warren County Community College is Northampton County Area Community College (16.6 miles away).

Top Placements

Warren County Community College places 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.
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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 40:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Warren County Community College diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment2,573 students7,040 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio40:134:1
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# Full-Time Students810 students3,412 students
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# Part-Time Students1,763 students3,628 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
3%
-
% Asian
-
5%
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% Hispanic
6%
19%
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% Black
-
14%
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% White
81%
48%
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% Non Resident races
4%
4%
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% Unknown races
6%
9%
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Diversity Score0.330.70
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College Completion Rate
19%
19%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$35,500$36,100
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Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $4,560 is less than the state average of $6,125. The in-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $5,160 is less than the state average of $7,667. The out-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,560$6,125
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Out-State Tuition Fees$5,160$7,667
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid53%75%
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Median Debt for Graduates$8,650$10,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$5,500
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Source: 2016 (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.

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Did You Know?
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