Hudson County Community College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - PoorQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Hudson County Community College is a large two-year, public school with 9,400 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1981 and is one of the 9 schools located in Jersey City, New Jersey.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
18
At Hudson County Community College you can receive your 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

Hudson County Community College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 18 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Accounting and Finance, Biology, and Culinary. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile 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 plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
47%
Hudson County Community College student retention rate is very low at 47% (way below New Jersey average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Hudson County Community College is very low: 13%. Roughly 18% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Hudson County Community College is quite disappointing - 35:1. Find out more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$11,300
Average tuition charges are close to the nationwide median, $10,000 per year. The additional fees at Hudson County Community College (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $1,300; this comes to $11,300 per year.

Read the details about Hudson County 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
The school 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) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at Hudson County Community College is $20.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Hudson County Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (201) 714-7100 or check Hudson County Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
D
Hudson County Community College offers a distance learning option 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 Hudson County 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
At present there is no on-campus housing at Hudson County Community College.

Army ROTC programs are available at Hudson County 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, Hudson County Community College seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Hudson County Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Hudson County Community College, 70 Sip Avenue, Jersey City, New Jersey 07306, USA
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