Montgomery County Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

340 DeKalb Pike

PO Box 400

Blue Bell, PA 19422

(215) 641-6551

Fax: (215) 641-6681



Contact: Penny Sawyer

Director of Admissions
Main Address

340 DeKalb Pike

Blue Bell, PA 19422

(215) 641-6300

www.mc3.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 12,142

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 4,371

Degree-seeking undergrads: 12,142

Setting

Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: Free
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for allied health and automotive technology programs. ACT or SAT required for allied health applicants; report score by August 1. County residents given priority. High school transcript required for students less than 5 years out of high school.


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Commercial/Advertising Art A
Music – General A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A
Biotechnology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Accounting Technology A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A,C
Business Communications A,C
Hospitality/Recreation Marketing A
Management Information Systems A
Real Estate A,C
Retailing C
Sales and Distribution A,C
Tourism/Travel Marketing A

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric A
Digital broadcasting A

Communications Technologies

Digital design A
Recording Arts Technology A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,C
Computer Programming – General C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Information Sciences/Systems A
Web development A,C

Education

Elementary Education A
Physical Education A
Secondary Education A
Teacher Assistance A

Engineering

Engineering Science A

Engineering Technologies

Automotive Engineering Technology A,C
CAD/CADD Drafting/Design A
Electrical Engineering Technologies A
Engineering Technology – General A
Mechanical Engineering Technology A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A
Child Care Service C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Dental Hygiene A
Medical Assistance C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Mental Health Services Technology A,C
Nursing (RN) A
Substance Abuse Counseling C
Surgical Technology A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Humanities A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science A

Personal & Culinary Services

Baking/Pastry Arts A
Culinary Arts/Chef Training A
Institutional Food Service C

Physical Sciences

Physical Sciences – General A

Security & Protective Services

Fire Protection/Safety Technology A,C
Police Science A
Security/Loss Prevention A,C

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.

Montgomery County Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(215) 641-6300
Website:www.mc3.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:https://wwws.mc3.edu/asps/online-app/
Address:340 Dekalb Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422-0796
Setting:21
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:11,480
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:7,807 (68% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$10,230
Out-of-state Tuition:$14,850
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:64%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,414

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Montgomery County Community College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Architecture and Related Services1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services108
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs12
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services36
Education6
Engineering13
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields15
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences11
Health Professions and Related Programs68
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service43
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Personal and Culinary Services22
Physical Sciences1
Psychology1
Science Technologies/Technicians12
Social Sciences1
Visual and Performing Arts5
Grand total3260

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services52
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Education1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Grand total84

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Montgomery 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$10,230
Out-of-state$14,850
Books and supplies$1,300

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 aid83164%
Grant or scholarship aid59546%$4,414
Student loan aid45935%$4,423

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid4,18534%$3,500
Federal student loans3,07925%$4,978

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Montgomery 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 Montgomery County 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

Montgomery County Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment11,480
Undergraduate enrollment11,480
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

Montgomery County 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
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

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