Columbia Greene Community College: Review & Facts

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Columbia Greene Community College is a small two-year, public school with 1,780 students enrolled. This school was established in 1969 and is the only school located in Hudson, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
23
Fair
At Columbia Greene Community College you can earn your 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

Columbia Greene Community College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 23 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Criminal Justice, Business, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
59%
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 normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Columbia Greene Community College is low at 59% (way below New York average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Columbia Greene Community College is low - 37%. Nearly 20% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Columbia Greene Community College is decent, 17:1. Read more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,800
Low
Average tuition cost is relatevely low - $8,400 per year. The additional fees at Columbia Greene Community College not covered by tuition are nearly $400; which comes to $8,800 per year.

Read the details about Columbia Greene Community 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 college will consider accepting 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 CGCC is $40.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Columbia Greene Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (518) 828-4181 or check Columbia Greene Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Columbia Greene Community College provides a distance education program.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at CGCC, 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
Currently there is no on-campus housing at Columbia Greene Community College.

Based on the college crime data, Columbia Greene Community College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Columbia Greene Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Columbia Greene Community College, 4400 Route 23, Hudson, New York 12534, USA
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