Cecil College: Review & Facts

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Cecil College is a small two-year, public school with 2,595 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1968 and is the only college located in North East, Maryland.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
73
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are available at Cecil College.

Cecil College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 73 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Management, Photography, Nursing, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
49%
Bad
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 usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Cecil College is very low at 49% (way below Maryland average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Cecil College is low: 31%. Nearly 9% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Cecil College is pretty good: 13:1. Read more details on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$7,800
Low
Average tuition costs are low, about $7,100 per academic year. The additional fees at Cecil College not covered by tuition are roughly $700, which makes it a total of $7,800 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school 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) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Cecil College is $8.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Cecil College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (410) 287-1000 or check Cecil College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A-
Safe
Cecil College provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Cecil 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
At present there is no on-campus housing at Cecil College.

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

Cecil College Location and Maps



Post Address: Cecil College, One Seahawk Drive, North East, Maryland 21901-1999, USA
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