York County Community College: Review & Facts

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York County Community College is a small two-year, public school with 1,760 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1994 and is the only school located in Wells, Maine.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
18
Fair
Several-month certificate and associate's degree are available at York County Community College.

York County Community College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 18 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical Assistant, Culinary, Medical, and Graphic Design and Animation. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
60%
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 typically a good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at York County Community College is relatively low at 60% (way below Maine average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at York County Community College is very low: 28%.

Student to faculty ratio at York County Community College is pretty good, 13:1. Learn more information about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,200
Low
Average tuition pricing is low - about $5,400 annually. The additional fees at York County Community College (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $800; which comes to $6,200 a year.

Read the details about York County 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
The 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 York County Community College is $20.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at York County Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (207) 646-9282 or check York County Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
York County Community College offers a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at York County 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
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at York County Community College.

Based on the college crime information, York County Community College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

York County Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: York County Community College, 112 College Drive, Wells, Maine 04090, USA
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