Ocean County College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

College Drive

Box 2001

Toms River, NJ 08754-2001

(732) 255-0304

Fax: (732) 255-0444



Contact: Mary Fennessy

Director of Admissions and Records
Main Address

College Drive

Toms River, NJ 08754-2001

(732) 255-0400

www.ocean.edu
Size

Degree-seeking undergrads: 8,610

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

Admission to nursing, medical laboratory technology, honors programs based on test scores and academic record.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Horticultural Services A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Commercial/Advertising Art C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting C
Administrative/Secretarial Services C
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A
Real Estate C
Sales and Distribution C

Communications & Journalism

Broadcast Journalism A
Journalism A

Communications Technologies

Communications Technologies – General A
Photographic/Film Technology A
Visual communications technology A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications C
Computer Programming – General C
Computer Science A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Data Processing Technology C
Information Sciences/Systems C
Networking/LAN/WAN Management A
Web/Multimedia Design C

Education

Teacher Assistance C

Engineering

Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

CAD/CADD Drafting/Design C
Civil Engineering/Technology A
Construction/Building Technologies C
Drafting and Design Technology C
Environmental Engineering Technology A
Surveying Technology A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A

Foreign Language & Literature

Sign Language Interpretation A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Histologic Technician A
Nursing (RN) A
Surgical Technology C

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences C

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A
Social Work A,C

Science Technologies

Biology Technician A

Security & Protective Services

Fire Protection/Safety Technology A,C
Police Science A,C

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.

Ocean County College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:
Website:www.ocean.edu/
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:https://www.ocean.edu/content/public/study-on-campus/apply-now.html
Address:College Drive, Toms River, NJ 08754-2001
Setting:21
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:8,652
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:26 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:6,400 (74% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$5,035
Out-of-state Tuition:$7,735
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:55%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,514

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Ocean County College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Ocean County College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services53
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services21
Education1
Engineering1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs53
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service23
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Visual and Performing Arts21
Grand total1921

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services32
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services21
Education1
Engineering1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service12
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Grand total811

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Ocean County 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$5,035
Out-of-state$7,735
Books and supplies$2,080

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 aid85155%
Grant or scholarship aid79251%$4,514
Student loan aid25016%$5,253

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid3,36539%$3,645
Federal student loans1,47317%$5,458

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Ocean County 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 Ocean County 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

Ocean County College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment8,652
Undergraduate enrollment8,652
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

Ocean County 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

*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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