Passaic County Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

One College Boulevard

Paterson, NJ 07505-1179

(973) 684-6868

Fax: (973) 684-6778

Contact: Patrick Noonan

Director of Admission
Main Address

1 College Boulevard

Paterson, NJ 07505-1179

(973) 684-6800

www.pccc.edu
Size

Degree-seeking undergrads: 7,902

Setting

Urban 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

Special requirements for nursing and other allied health programs.


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A,C
Business Administration/Management C
Finance/Banking C
Management Information Systems A,C
Marketing Management A
Sales and Distribution A

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – Specific Applications A,C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A

Education

Early Childhood Education A

Engineering

Engineering Science A

Engineering Technologies

Electrical Engineering Technologies A

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Records Technology C
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) A
Respiratory Therapy A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Psychology

Psychology – General A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A

Security & Protective Services

Police Science A,C

Social Sciences

Sociology 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.

Passaic County Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(973) 684-6800
Website:www.pccc.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.pccc.edu/prospective/getting-started--admissions/new-students/online-admission-application2
Address:One College Blvd, Paterson, NJ 07505-1179
Setting:21
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:8,148
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:6,918 (85% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$5,423
Out-of-state Tuition:$7,973
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:78%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,444

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Passaic County Community College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services23
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services31
Education31
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields12
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences12
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics11
Health Professions and Related Programs47
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service33
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions21
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total2223

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Health Professions and Related Programs21
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service22
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Grand total54

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Passaic 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$5,423
Out-of-state$7,973
Books and supplies$1,600

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 aid64078%
Grant or scholarship aid61475%$5,444
Student loan aid486%$4,667

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid5,10661%$4,241
Federal student loans4776%$4,625

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Passaic 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 Passaic 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

Passaic County Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment8,148
Undergraduate enrollment8,148
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

Passaic 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
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

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