Norwalk Community College: Review & Facts

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Norwalk Community College is a medium two-year, public school with 6,055 students enrolled. This college was established in 1961 and is one of the 2 schools and colleges located in Norwalk, Connecticut.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
49
Fair
Norwalk Community College will give you the opportunity to get a several-month certificate or associate's degree.

Norwalk Community College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 49 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Business, Nursing, Education, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
62%
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 usually a good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Norwalk Community College is relatively low at 62% (way below Connecticut average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
18 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Norwalk Community College is very low: 17%. Roughly 23% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Norwalk Community College is reasonably decent: 18:1. Read more regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$12,200
Medium
Average tuition charges are close to the nationwide median - $10,800 a year. The additional fees at Norwalk Community College beyond tuition are roughly $1,400; which totals $12,200 a year.

Read the details about Norwalk 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
Norwalk Community 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) earned prior to admission.

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

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Norwalk Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (203) 857-7060 or check Norwalk Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Norwalk Community College provides a distance education program 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 Norwalk 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 the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Norwalk Community College.

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

Norwalk Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Norwalk Community College, 188 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, Connecticut 06854, USA
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