Monroe Community College: Review & Facts

Monroe Community College
School Review,
Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Below Average Quality: Education Quality Rating - Very Bad Safety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below Average Costs: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Oustanding
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Monroe Community College is a very large two-year, public school with 17,700 students enrolled. This postsecondary institution was originated in 1964 and is one of the 17 schools and colleges located in Rochester, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
69
1-year certificate and associate's degree are available at Monroe Community College.

Monroe Community College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 69 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Business, Management, Education, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
57%
The student retention rate at Monroe Community College is low at 57% (way below New York average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Monroe Community College is very low - 29%. Approximately 21% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Monroe Community College is reasonable, 24:1. Find out more details about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,900
Average tuition pricing is low - around $6,200 annually. The additional fees at Monroe Community College not covered by tuition are roughly $700, which makes it a total of $6,900 per year.

Read the details about Monroe 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 school will accept 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) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Monroe Community College is $20.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Monroe Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (585) 292-2000 or check Monroe Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,800
Monroe Community College provides a distance education program.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Monroe 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.

Safety
Grade
C-
Monroe Community College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 800 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable - about $5,800 a year.

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

Monroe Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Monroe Community College, 1000 E Henrietta Rd, Rochester, New York 14623, USA
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