Herkimer County Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

100 Reservoir Road

Herkimer, NY 13350-1598

(315) 866-0300

(888) 464-4222

Fax: (315) 866-0062

Contact: Robert Palmieri

Director of Admissions
Main Address

100 Reservoir Road

Herkimer, NY 13350-1598

(315) 866-0300


Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,653


Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Online application fee: Free

Admissions Policies/Requirements

SAT and ACT scores may be used to waive required college placement test.

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Arts Management A
Fine/Studio Arts A
Photography A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business – General A,C
Business Administration/Management A
Entrepreneurial Studies A,C
Fashion Merchandising A
Human Resources Management A
Information Processing/Data Entry A,C
International Business A
Logistics/Materials Management A
Marketing Management A
Office Clerical Services A
Office Management A
Travel/Tourism Management A

Communications & Journalism

Broadcast Journalism A,C
Mass Communications/Media Studies A

Communications Technologies

Communications Technologies – General A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A
Data Processing Technology A
Web/Multimedia Management A


Early Childhood Education A
Physical Education A
Teacher Assistance A

Engineering Technologies

Construction/Building Technologies A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Emergency Medical Technology A
Health System Administration A
Medical Administrative Assistance A
Medical Transcription C
Occupational Therapy Assistance A
Physical Therapy Assistance A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A


Mathematics – General A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A

Security & Protective Services

Corrections C
Criminal Justice Studies A
Forensic Technologies A
Law Enforcement Administration A

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General 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.

Herkimer County Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (315) 866-0300
Website: www.herkimer.edu/
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: www.herkimer.edu/apply/
Address: 100 Reservoir Rd, Herkimer, NY 13350-1598
Setting: Rural: Fringe
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 2,396
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,535 (64% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $5,580
Out-of-state Tuition: $8,510
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 83%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $6,801

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Herkimer County Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Herkimer County Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 29
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 3
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 3
Education 11
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 12
Health Professions and Related Programs 35
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 16
Legal Professions and Studies 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 3
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Physical Sciences 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Science Technologies/Technicians 1
Visual and Performing Arts 2
Grand total 944

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Herkimer County 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 Fees 2019-2020
In-state $5,580
Out-of-state $8,510
Books and supplies $1,150

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 362 83%
Grant or scholarship aid 331 76% $6,801
Student loan aid 213 49% $4,967

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,239 52% $6,073
Federal student loans 889 37% $5,257

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Herkimer County 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 Herkimer County Community College students.

Admissions Considerations

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

Herkimer County Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 2,396
Undergraduate enrollment 2,396
Graduate enrollment 0

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

Herkimer County Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant

*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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