Niagara County Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

3111 Saunders Settlement Road

Sanborn, NY 14132-9460

(716) 614-6200

Fax: (716) 614-6820

Contact: Kathy Saunders

Director of Admissions
Main Address

3111 Saunders Settlement Road

Sanborn, NY 14132-9460

(716) 614-6222

Total undergrads: 6,678

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,370

Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,583


Rural setting

Rural community (under 2,500)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission to nursing, physical therapist assistant, radiologic technology, and surgical technology programs based on school achievement record and test scores, on a space-available basis. SAT/ACT reviewed for placement if submitted.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Animal Sciences C
Horticulture, Ornamental C

Arts, Visual & Performing

Drama/Theater Arts A
Fine/Studio Arts A
Music – General A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Casino operations C
Gaming and casino management A
Hospitality Administration/Management A,C
Retailing A

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric A
Digital Communications/Multimedia A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A


Elementary Education A

Engineering Technologies

CAD/CADD Drafting/Design A,C
Mechanical Engineering Technology A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Assistance A
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Phlebotomy C
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Substance Abuse Counseling C
Surgical Technology A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies C
Humanities A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness A

Personal & Culinary Services

Baking/Pastry Arts C
Culinary Arts/Chef Training A

Public Administration & Services

Disability studies C
Human Services A
Social Work C

Science Technologies

Science technologies/technicians A

Security & Protective Services

Criminalistics/Criminal Science A
Law Enforcement Administration 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.

Niagara County Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (716) 614-6222
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 3111 Saunders Settlement Rd, Sanborn, NY 14132
Setting: Rural: Fringe
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 4,997
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 17 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 3,815 (76% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $5,263
Out-of-state Tuition: $9,823
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 85%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $6,033

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

Niagara County Community College Programs

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

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 26
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 1417
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 11
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 21
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 34
Construction Trades 1
Education 35
Engineering 2
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 23
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 2
Health Professions and Related Programs 119
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 24
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 14
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 1
Natural Resources and Conservation 2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 32
Personal and Culinary Services 34
Physical Sciences 1
Precision Production 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 13
Science Technologies/Technicians 3
Social Sciences 2
Visual and Performing Arts 37
Grand total 5781

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Niagara 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 $5,263
Out-of-state $9,823
Books and supplies $1,500

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 806 85%
Grant or scholarship aid 728 77% $6,033
Student loan aid 318 34% $4,561

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 2,573 51% $5,470
Federal student loans 1,306 26% $5,249

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Niagara 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 Niagara 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

Niagara County Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 4,997
Undergraduate enrollment 4,997
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

Niagara 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 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
  • New York State Board of Regents, State Education Department, Office of the Professions (Nursing Education)
    • RN Associate Degree Programs
    • Licensed Practical 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. 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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