Community College of Philadelphia

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General Information

Admission Office

1700 Spring Garden Street

Philadelphia, PA 19130-3991

(215) 751-8010



Director of Recruitment and Admissions
Main Address

1700 Spring Garden Street

Philadelphia, PA 19130

(215) 751-8000

www.ccp.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 17,327

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 3,847

Degree-seeking undergrads: 17,327

Setting

Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $20

Online application fee: $20

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for health, music, art and some technical programs.


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

Women’s Studies A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Commercial Photography A
Commercial/Advertising Art A
Drama/Theater Arts A
Music – General A
Music – General Performance A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A,C
Fashion Merchandising A,C
International Marketing A
Office Clerical Services A,C
Operations Management A
Real Estate A
Sales and Distribution A,C

Communications Technologies

Recording Arts Technology A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A
Computer Programming – General A
Computer Programming – Specific Applications A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Computer/Systems Security A
System Administration A
Web/Multimedia Management A

Education

Business Teacher Education A
Education – General A
Secondary Education A

Engineering

Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Engineering Technology A
Biomedical Engineering Technology A
CAD/CADD Drafting/Design A,C
Computer Engineering A
Computer Systems A
Construction/Building Technologies A
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C
Environmental Engineering Technology A

English Language & Literature

Speech/Rhetorical Studies A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A
Institutional Food Production A,C

Foreign Language & Literature

Sign Language Interpretation A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Dental Assistance C
Dental Hygiene A
Health Services – General C
Health Services Administration A
Medical Assistance A
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Records Technology A
Mental Health Services Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Respiratory Therapy A
Substance Abuse Counseling C

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Chef Training A
Restaurant/Catering Management A

Physical Sciences

Physical Sciences – General A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A

Science Technologies

Chemical Technology A

Security & Protective Services

Fire Protection/Safety Technology A
Forensic Technologies A
Police Science A,C

Social Sciences

Geography A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Community College of Philadelphia Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(215) 751-8000
Website:www.ccp.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:oasis.ccp.edu:4051/pls/prod/bwskalog.P_DispLoginNon
Address:1700 Spring Garden St, Philadelphia, PA 19130-3991
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:18,126
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:13,573 (75% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$9,360
Out-of-state Tuition:$13,800
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:84%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,725

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Community College of Philadelphia Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Community College of Philadelphia.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Architecture and Related Services1
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services510
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services12
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services26
Construction Trades1
Education4
Engineering1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields24
English Language and Literature/Letters12
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs510
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service22
Legal Professions and Studies21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians11
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Personal and Culinary Services12
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences1
Precision Production1
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions41
Science Technologies/Technicians1
Social Sciences21
Visual and Performing Arts25
Grand total3267

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Community College of Philadelphia.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services12
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Grand total23

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Community College of Philadelphia and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$9,360
Out-of-state$13,800
Books and supplies$1,350

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid1,35284%
Grant or scholarship aid1,18473%$5,725
Student loan aid68943%$3,765

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid12,52766%$4,867
Federal student loans8,30344%$4,161

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Community College of Philadelphia. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Community College of Philadelphia students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Community College of Philadelphia Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment18,126
Undergraduate enrollment18,126
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Community College of Philadelphia Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

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