Greenfield Community College
Greenfield, MA 01301-9739

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 1,957
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 12:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
No
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Greenfield Community College has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Tuition & Fees

Greenfield Community College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $6,744 and in-state students paid $624.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$11,271
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$624
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$6,744
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 90% of Greenfield Community College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 59% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,982 (which is 8.8% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Greenfield Community College in 2016-2017, was 109, which is 56% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $2,189 (which is 52% below the national average.)

$3,982
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
$2,189
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
90%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Greenfield Community College has enrolled a total of 1,957 students (655 students full-time and 1,302 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,957 students, 216 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 39% men and 61% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 199 students for distance studies.

1,957
Total Enrollment
216
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 75%

Hispanic: 8%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 6%

Two or more races: 4%

Asian: 3%

Black/African American: 3%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Greenfield Community College.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 21% 262 0
Health Professions And Related Programs 21% 260
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 19% 240 0
Visual And Performing Arts 4% 55
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 4% 45
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 3% 35
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 3% 32
Education 2% 25
Engineering 2% 22
Natural Resources And Conservation 1% 10

Graduation & Dropout Rates

31%
Graduation rate
national average: 30%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Greenfield Community College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

11%
Still enrolled
41%
Dropout rate
17%
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$24,300
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Greenfield Community College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $24,300. Last year, out of the total 704 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 556 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 804 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 643 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $24,300 $32,500
Employment Rate 79% 80%
Total Graduates 704 804

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Greenfield Community College.

Holyoke Community College
27.9 mile away
Capital Community College
57.4 mile away