Mercer County Community College

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Mercer County Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (609) 586-4800
Type of School: 2-year, Public
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Address: 1200 Old Trenton Rd, West Windsor, NJ 08550-3407
Setting: Rural: Fringe
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 7,686
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 17 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 6,109 (79% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $5,394
Out-of-state Tuition: $7,638
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 37%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,961

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

Mercer County Community College Programs

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

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 22
Architecture and Related Services 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 116
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 42
Engineering 21
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 107
Health Professions and Related Programs 26
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 12
Legal Professions and Studies 21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 82
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Transportation and Materials Moving 3
Visual and Performing Arts 45
Grand total 4843

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Mercer 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 2018-2019
In-state $5,394
Out-of-state $7,638
Books and supplies $1,420

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 361 37%
Grant or scholarship aid 358 37% $4,961
Student loan aid 58 6% $4,782

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 2,584 34% $4,216
Federal student loans 591 8% $5,134

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Mercer 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 Mercer 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

Mercer County Community College Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 7,686
Undergraduate enrollment 7,686
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

Mercer County Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Board of Funeral Service Education, Committee on Accreditation
    • Funeral Service Education (FUSER) - Institutions and programs awarding diplomas, associate degrees and bachelor's degrees
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
  • Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education
    • Montessori Education (MONTE) - Montessori teacher education programs and institutions

*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. 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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