Ocean County College, Toms River (OCC)

Toms River, NJ

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Ocean County College, Toms River

Ocean County College, Toms River Student Essentials

Ocean County College, Toms River Student Essentials
Region: Mid-Atlantic
Setting: Large Town Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Large (5,000 to 10,000 Undergrad)
Nickname: OCC
Website: www.ocean.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: No
Parking Permit Required: Yes
Selectivity: Open Admissions
In-State Tuition: $4,080
Out-of-State Tuition: $3,024
Retention Rate: 67%
Enrollment: 9,842
Year Established: 1964

About OCC

Ocean County College offers residents of Toms River, New Jersey, a personalized two-year education that emphasizes small-group learning.

Ocean County College academics include a variety of career-oriented majors, such as:

  • Accounting
  • Alcohol and Drug Counseling
  • Business
  • Criminal Justice
  • Education
  • Health and Human Performance
  • Nursing

The school also awards degrees in the arts and humanities, with programs in:

  • Dance
  • English
  • Film Studies
  • Graphic Design
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Theatre

Ocean County College prides itself on small classes, which foster an intimate learning environment. Learning takes place primarily through small group projects and discussions.

Students may also benefit from the intimate one-on-one experience of the school’s many qualified tutors.

The school also offers an intimate and supportive experience by sponsoring various student support groups.

Ocean County College’s college life activities include academic, cultural, performing arts and recreational clubs.

In addition to an application, applicants must supply transcripts or GED scores and take a placement exam for admissions.

Ocean County College participates in federal financial aid programs, which help students to pay tuition fees through loans and grants. Select students may also receive a tuition waiver for up to five semesters from the New Jersey Student Tuition Assistance program.

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OCC Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 4 of 5 Stars 2 Reviews

100% of students gave Ocean County College, Toms River 4 stars overall.

Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2015

Overall Rating

I like the flexible class hours, what i dont like is when professors cancels class and doesnt inform or email students, also the campus website is very helpful specially the ocean crusiser and the cruiser alerts on alrrts about current changes in he school


OCC Map & Location

Ocean County College, Toms River
College Drive
Toms River, NJ 08754


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Getting Around OCC

Walkability

Good walkability. We think you’ll enjoy walking in this area.

6/10
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Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Toms River, NJ

Winter
Dec
46
27
Jan
41
22
Feb
44
24
Spring
Mar
51
30
Apr
61
39
May
71
49
Summer
Jun
80
59
Jul
85
64
Aug
83
62
Fall
Sep
77
55
Oct
67
43
Nov
57
35

OCC Students

Total Students 9,842

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 7%
  • African American: 4%
  • Caucasian: 77%
  • Asian: 2%
  • Unknown and Other: 11%
Latino 7%
African American 4%
Caucasian 77%
Asian 2%
Unknown and Other 11%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 0%
Part-Time 100%
International 2%
Domestic 98%

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