Washington County Community College

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School Overview

Washington County Community College (WCCC) is located in Calais, Maine in Washington County. Overlooking the St. Croix River, Valley, the WCCC campus sits on a hillside at the edge of 400-acres expansive fields and wooded areas.

WCCC was sstablished in 1969 and is one of seven colleges that make up the Maine Community College System. WCCC programs include Associate of Science (A.A.), Associate of Science (A.S.) and Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degrees. WCCC is offers courses in business/job training, personal enrichment classes, community services, and classes for high school students.

WCCC offers several associate degree programs which allow for credit to be transfered to a four-year university upon graduation. For example, WCCC students can complete a two-year liberal arts degree and then transfer to a four-year university where their associates degree will count towards completion of the first two years of their bachelor’s degree.

General Information

Admission Office

One College Drive

Calais, ME 04619

(207) 454-1000

(800) 210-6932

Fax: (207) 454-1092



Contact: Kent Lyons

Admissions Counselor
Main Address

One College Drive

Calais, ME 04619

(207) 454-1000

www.wccc.me.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 380

Degree-seeking undergrads: 380

Setting

Rural 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: $20

Online application fee: $20
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Algebra I required or placement in the equivalent of MAT106 on ACCUPLACER exam for residential and commercial electricity program.


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business Administration/Management A,C
Entrepreneurial Studies C
Office Management A,C
Small Business Administration A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications C

Construction Trades

Carpentry C
Electrician C
Plumbing C

Education

Early Childhood Education A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Foods/Nutrition Studies A
Institutional Food Production A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Administrative Assistance C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology C
Diesel Mechanics C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics C
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair C
Mechanics & Repair – General A,C
Medium/Heavy Vehicle Technology C

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Adventure Recreation & Tourism A

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Related Services 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.

Washington County Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(207) 454-1000
Website:www.wccc.me.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:portal.wccc.me.edu/ICS/Admissions/Admissions_Homepage.jnz?portlet=Apply_Online_2.0&screen=Begin%2f%2f85c45e50-a9d2-4846-be74-735a40213174&scree
Address:One College Drive, Calais, ME 04619
Setting:33
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:418
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:324 (78% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$3,719
Out-of-state Tuition:$7,238
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,924

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Washington County Community College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Construction Trades31
Education22
Health Professions and Related Programs22
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians62
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies11
Personal and Culinary Services1
Precision Production1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences1
Transportation and Materials Moving1
Grand total1814

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Washington 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$3,719
Out-of-state$7,238
Books and supplies$1,000

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 aid124100%
Grant or scholarship aid10988%$5,924
Student loan aid5343%$4,354

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid28559%$6,351
Federal student loans9420%$4,108

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Washington 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 Washington 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

Washington County Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment418
Undergraduate enrollment418
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

Washington County Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of 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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