Middlesex County College
Edison, NJ 08818-3050

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 11,371
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Students with disability 6%
Student to faculty ratio 22:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Middlesex County 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.

Application Fee

$25
Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

Middlesex County College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $0 and in-state students paid $0.

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

$7,659
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$5,184
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,038
$5,184
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,038

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 54% of Middlesex County College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 43% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,567 (which is 4.6% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Middlesex County College in 2016-2017, was 128, which is 7% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,326 (which is 5.1% below the national average.)

$4,567
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
$4,326
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
54%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Middlesex County College has enrolled a total of 11,371 students (5,379 students full-time and 5,992 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 11,371 students, 365 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 47% men and 53% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 352 students for distance studies.

11,371
Total Enrollment
365
Transfers

Student Diversity

Hispanic: 31%

White: 29%

Asian: 15%

Black/African American: 12%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 7%

Two or more races: 3%

Non-resident alien: 2%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Middlesex County 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 27% 1,278
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 14% 656
Health Professions And Related Programs 14% 654
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 8% 401
Physical Sciences 6% 284
Education 3% 159
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 3% 130
Engineering 2% 82
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 2% 74
Communications Technologies/technicians And Support Services 1% 58

Graduation & Dropout Rates

18%
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 Middlesex County College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

23%
Still enrolled
41%
Dropout rate
18%
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

$26,600
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Middlesex County College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $26,600. Last year, out of the total 3,037 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,642 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 3,027 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,603 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $26,600 $35,700
Employment Rate 87% 86%
Total Graduates 3,037 3,027

Campus Location

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Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Middlesex County College.

Union County College
11.5 mile away
Essex County College
18.9 mile away
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26.5 mile away