Quinsigamond Community College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Quinsigamond Community College is a large two-year, public school with 8,065 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1963 and is one of the 11 schools and colleges located in Worcester, Massachusetts.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
57
Fair
Quinsigamond Community College will give you the option to receive a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Quinsigamond Community College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 57 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Business, Nursing, Management, and Medical Assistant. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
55%
Bad
It is worthwhile 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 plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Quinsigamond Community College is low at 55% (way below Massachusetts average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Quinsigamond Community College is very low - 22%. Roughly 20% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Quinsigamond Community College is decent -- 17:1. Read more on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$10,400
Medium
Average tuition costs are low - $5,600 annually. The additional fees at Quinsigamond Community College beyond tuition are about $4,800; which totals $10,400 per academic year.

Read the details about Quinsigamond 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 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 Quinsigamond Community College is $20.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Quinsigamond Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (508) 853-2300 or check Quinsigamond Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C+
Dicey
Quinsigamond Community 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 Quinsigamond 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 Quinsigamond Community College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Quinsigamond Community College seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Quinsigamond Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Quinsigamond Community College, 670 West Boylston Street, Worcester, Massachusetts 01606-2092, USA
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