Union County College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

1033 Springfield Avenue

Cranford, NJ 07016-1599

(908) 709-7500

Fax: (908) 709-7125

Contact: JoAnn Davis-Wayne

Registrar
Main Address

1033 Springfield Avenue

Cranford, NJ 07016

(908) 709-7000

www.ucc.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 11,866

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 2,534

Degree-seeking undergrads: 10,217

Setting

Urban 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: $35

Online application fee: $35

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for allied health and nursing programs.


College Majors

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A
Customer Service Support A
Hospitality Administration/Management A
Marketing Management A

Communications & Journalism

Advertising C
Mass Communications/Media Studies A

Communications Technologies

Animation/Special Effects A
Recording Arts Technology A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science A
Game design and development A
Information Technology A

Engineering

Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Civil Engineering/Technology A
Electromechanical Technologies A
Mechanical Engineering Technology A
Technical studies A

Foreign Language & Literature

American Sign Language (ASL) A
Language Interpretation/Translation A
Sign Language Interpretation A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Assistance C
Dental Hygiene A
Diagnostic Medical Sonography A
Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Emergency health science A
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Nuclear Medical Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Psychosocial rehabilitation and treatment A
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A
Respiratory Therapy A
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling A

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Gerontology A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Sport/Fitness Administration A

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A

Security & Protective Services

Emergency Management/Homeland Security A,C
Fire Protection/Safety Technology A
Law Enforcement Administration 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.

Union County College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(908) 709-7000
Website:www.ucc.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:https://www.ucc.edu/Admissions/applying/applyonline
Address:1033 Springfield Avenue, Cranford, NJ 07016-1528
Setting:21
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:10,185
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:23 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:8,192 (80% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$9,240
Out-of-state Tuition:$9,240
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:73%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,404

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Union County College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services17
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services12
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services3
Engineering1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields3
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics42
Health Professions and Related Programs510
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service22
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Physical Sciences1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Grand total1439

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Grand total14

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Union 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$9,240
Out-of-state$9,240
Books and supplies$1,200

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 aid1,06073%
Grant or scholarship aid93064%$5,404
Student loan aid21815%$4,806

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid5,42648%$4,196
Federal student loans1,68915%$5,413

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Union 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 Union 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

Union County College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment10,185
Undergraduate enrollment10,185
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

Union County College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs

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