Sussex County Community College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Sussex County Community College is a medium two-year, public school with 3,405 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1981 and is the only school located in Newton, New Jersey.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
17
At Sussex County Community College you can earn your 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

Sussex County Community College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 17 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Management, Business, Criminal Justice, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.
It is important 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 positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
60%
Sussex County Community College student retention rate is relatively low at 60% (way below New Jersey average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Sussex County Community College is very low: 28%. Around 17% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Sussex County Community College is reasonable: 23:1. Read more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,900
Average tuition price is low - $7,700 per year. The additional fees at SCCC beyond tuition are roughly $1,200; this makes it a total of $8,900 a year.

Read the details about Sussex 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 college will consider accepting 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 SCCC is $25.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Sussex County Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (973) 300-2100 or check Sussex County Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B
Sussex County Community College offers a distance education program.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Sussex 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
No
Presently there is no on-campus housing at Sussex County Community College.

Based on the college crime data, Sussex County Community College seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Sussex County Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Sussex County Community College, One College Hill Road, Newton, New Jersey 07860, USA
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