Sussex County Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

One College Hill Road

Newton, NJ 07860

(973) 300-2216

Fax: (973) 579-5226



Contact: Todd Poltersdorf

Director of Admissions
Main Address

One College Hill Road

Newton, NJ 07860-9937

(973) 300-2100

www.sussex.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 3,749

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 960

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,118

Setting

Suburban setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $15
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for the nursing program.


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Commercial/Advertising Art A,C
Fine/Studio Arts A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services C
Business Administration/Management A

Communications & Journalism

Digital Communications/Multimedia C
Journalism A

Computer & Information Sciences

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

Education

Early Childhood Education A,C
Elementary Education A
Secondary Education A

Engineering

Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Automotive Engineering Technology A,C

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Health Services – General A
Medical Transcription C
Predentistry A
Premedicine A
Prepharmacy A
Respiratory Therapy A
Veterinarian Assistance A

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A,C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies A

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A

Psychology

Psychology – General A

Public Administration & Services

Social Work A

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A
Fire Science/Firefighting 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.

Sussex County Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(973) 300-2100
Website:www.sussex.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:https://my.sussex.edu/ics/Apply_for_Admission.jnz
Address:One College Hill Road, Newton, NJ 07860
Setting:31
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,589
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,776 (69% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$8,850
Out-of-state Tuition:$10,950
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:54%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,465

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Sussex County Community College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services12
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services12
Education1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields11
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Health Professions and Related Programs2
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service12
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities21
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Visual and Performing Arts22
Grand total1017

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Grand total2

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Sussex 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$8,850
Out-of-state$10,950
Books and supplies$1,481

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 aid25554%
Grant or scholarship aid21646%$5,465
Student loan aid8418%$4,253

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,88469%$4,115
Federal student loans62723%$4,392

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Sussex 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 Sussex 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

Sussex County Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,589
Undergraduate enrollment2,589
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

Sussex County Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *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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