Monroe Community College: Review & Facts

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Monroe Community College is a very large two-year, public school with 14,590 students enrolled. This school was established in 1964 and is one of the 17 schools and colleges located in Rochester, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
90
Fair
Monroe Community College will give you the option to get a 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

Monroe Community College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 90 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Management, Business, Criminal Justice, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
61%
Bad
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Monroe Community College student retention rate is relatively low at 61% (way below New York average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
22 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Monroe Community College is very low: 29%. Approximately 21% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Monroe Community College is reasonable, 22:1. Learn more about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,400
Low
Average tuition prices are low, $7,600 per year. The additional fees at Monroe Community College beyond tuition are about $800; which totals $8,400 per year.

Read the details about Monroe Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The college might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at Monroe Community College is $20.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Monroe Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (585) 292-2000 or check Monroe Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,200
Medium
Monroe Community College provides a distance education program.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Monroe Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D+
Unsafe
Monroe Community College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 800 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable: around $6,200 a year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Monroe Community College seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Monroe Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Monroe Community College, 1000 E Henrietta Rd, Rochester, New York 14623, USA
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