Frederick Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

7932 Opossumtown Pike

Frederick, MD 21702

(301) 846-2431

Fax: (301) 624-2799



Contact: Kathy Frawley

Associate Vice President/Registrar
Main Address

7932 Opossumtown Pike

Frederick, MD 21702

(301) 846-2400

www.frederick.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 5,748

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,331

Degree-seeking undergrads: 5,172

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

All nursing programs, respiratory therapy, and surgical technology have special requirements. Students must show successful completion of appropriate general education requirements.


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Drama/Theater Arts A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Banking/Financial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A
Hospitality Administration/Management A,C
International Business A

Communications & Journalism

Broadcast Journalism C
Communications/Rhetoric A
Digital Communications/Multimedia C

Communications Technologies

Communications Technologies – General A
Photographic/Film Technology C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics C
Computer Programming – Specific Applications A,C
Computer Science A
Computer Systems Analysis A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Information Sciences/Systems A
Information Technology A,C
System Administration A
Word Processing C

Construction Trades

Construction Trades – General A,C

Education

Early Childhood Education A
Education – General A
Physical Education A
Spanish Language Teacher Education A
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels A

Engineering

Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Biomedical Engineering Technology A
CAD/CADD Drafting/Design A,C
Computer Engineering A,C
Computer Hardware A,C
Computer Software A,C
Computer Systems A,C

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A
Speech/Rhetorical Studies A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A,C

Foreign Language & Literature

Sign Language Interpretation C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nuclear Medical Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Prenursing A
Prepharmacy A
Respiratory Therapy A
Surgical Technology A,C

History

History – General A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A,C
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Related Services A,C

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy A

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A

Psychology

Psychology – General A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A

Science Technologies

Biology Technician A

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A
Emergency Management/Homeland Security A,C
Fire Services Administration A,C
Police Science A

Social Sciences

Economics A
Political Science/Government A
Sociology 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.

Frederick Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(301) 846-2400
Website:www.frederick.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:apps.frederick.edu/cfm/credit/ImportantInfo.cfm?_ga=1.237964935.626291466.1446733705
Address:7932 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, MD 21702-2964
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:6,252
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:4,370 (70% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$6,810
Out-of-state Tuition:$9,018
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:53%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$3,872

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Frederick Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Frederick Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services156
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services42
Construction Trades52
Education26
Engineering1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields63
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences21
Health Professions and Related Programs127
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service22
Legal Professions and Studies21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities32
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians11
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies31
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies31
Personal and Culinary Services31
Public Administration and Social Service Professions21
Science Technologies/Technicians11
Visual and Performing Arts2
Grand total7039

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Grand total1

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Frederick Community College 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$6,810
Out-of-state$9,018
Books and supplies$1,200

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 aid42153%
Grant or scholarship aid32541%$3,872
Student loan aid12215%$4,849

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,07634%$3,829
Federal student loans66411%$5,407

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Frederick Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment6,252
Undergraduate enrollment6,252
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

Frederick Community College 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
  • Maryland Board of Nursing
    • Practical Nursing Programs
    • Registered Nursing Programs

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does 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.

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