McLennan Community College: Review & Facts

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McLennan Community College is a large two-year, public school with 8,305 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1965 and is one of the 4 schools located in Waco, Texas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
72
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are available at McLennan Community College.

MCC implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 72 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical, Nursing, Medical Assistant, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
58%
Bad
It is important 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 positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

McLennan Community College student retention rate is low at 58% (way below Texas average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at McLennan Community College is very low: 23%. Approximately 26% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

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

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,700
Low
Average tuition cost is very low - around $4,400 per year. The additional fees at MCC (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $300; which totals $4,700 a year.

Read the details about McLennan 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
McLennan Community College 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) for admission.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at McLennan Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (254) 299-8622 or check McLennan Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Dicey
McLennan Community College offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, 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 McLennan 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
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at McLennan Community College.

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

McLennan Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: McLennan Community College, 1400 College Dr, Waco, Texas 76708, USA
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