Anne Arundel Community College: Review & Facts

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Anne Arundel Community College is a large two-year, public school with 17,650 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1961 and is the only school located in Arnold, Maryland.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
58
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Anne Arundel Community College.

Anne Arundel Community College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 58 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Business, Management, Medical Assistant, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
64%
Anne Arundel Community College student retention rate is relatively low at 64% (below Maryland average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Anne Arundel Community College is very low - 21%. Nearly 19% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Anne Arundel Community College is decent -- 16:1. Read more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$10,700
Average tuition costs are close to the nationwide median - $9,900 a year. The additional fees at Anne Arundel Community College beyond tuition are around $800; this comes to a total of $10,700 per academic year.

Read the details about Anne Arundel Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Anne Arundel Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (410) 777-2222 or check Anne Arundel Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C+
Anne Arundel Community College offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Anne Arundel Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
Currently there is no on-campus housing at Anne Arundel Community College.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Anne Arundel Community College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Anne Arundel Community College appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Anne Arundel Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Pky, Arnold, Maryland 21012-1895, USA
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