PCCC Description

Passaic County Community College offers opportunities for adults of all ages to earn a degree in a number of fields.

Located in Passaic County, New Jersey with the main campus in Paterson, PCCC has over 40 programs leading to associate’s degrees or career certificates. Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Humanities and health-related disciplines are some of the fields of study offered at PCCC.

For those whose goal is to transfer to a four-year college, PCCC has transfer agreements with a number of four-year schools throughout the New Jersey and New York metropolitan area.

For adults who have some college credits but have yet to earn a degree there is a newly-established program. Through the program, students are given the support that they need to get through school such as book vouchers, academic counseling, individualized study plans and free childcare.

Other support options available to any student include career services, which provides career counseling, job fairs and workshops both in-person and online.

Financial aid is available to eligible students through loans, grants, work-study, scholarships and other forms of assistance.

Quick Facts about Passaic County Community College, Paterson

Region

Mid-Atlantic

Setting

Large Town Setting

Type

Public

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Large (5,000 to 10,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Panther

Website

www.pccc.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

No

Parking Permit Required

No

Selectivity

Open Admissions

In-State Tuition

$4,034

Out-of-State Tuition

$5,805

Retention Rate

67%

Enrollment

7,902

Year Established

1968

PCCC Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating: 4

5 star
  1 review
4 star
 
3 star
  1 review
2 star
 
1 star
 

50% of students gave Passaic County Community College, Paterson 5 stars overall.

Parent of Student

Overall Rating:
5

Detailed Ratings

My son will be attending Passaic Community College in September thanks to friends and family member that have attended the college. They love the college and are doing very well. My son went to visit and was quite pleased. One of the family members is now a teacher. I am looking forward to my son going to Passaic Community College.

Overall Rating:
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Detailed Ratings

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PCCC Students

Total Students
7,902

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
0%
Part-Time
100%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
50%
African American
17%
Caucasian
22%
Asian
3%
Unknown and Other
8%

International Students

International
2%
Domestic
98%

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