Quinsigamond Community College
Worcester, MA 01606-2092

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 7,696
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Students with disability 11%
Student to faculty ratio 16:1
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
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

Quinsigamond 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.

Application Fee

$20
Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

Quinsigamond Community College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $5,520 and in-state students paid $576.

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

$7,215
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$576
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$5,520
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 78% of Quinsigamond Community College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 54% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,356 (which is 0.3% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Quinsigamond Community College in 2016-2017, was 415, which is 45% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,919 (which is 7.9% above the national average.)

$4,356
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
$4,919
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
78%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Quinsigamond Community College has enrolled a total of 7,696 students (2,938 students full-time and 4,758 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 7,696 students, 454 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 43% men and 57% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 708 students for distance studies.

7,696
Total Enrollment
454
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 57%

Hispanic: 18%

Black/African American: 12%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 5%

Asian: 5%

Two or more races: 2%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Quinsigamond 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
Health Professions And Related Programs 24% 1,041
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 19% 815 231
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 9% 400 0
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 9% 394 0
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 8% 321
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 6% 250 0
Education 5% 195
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 4% 170
Engineering 2% 68
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 1% 55

Graduation & Dropout Rates

21%
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 Quinsigamond Community College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

10%
Still enrolled
50%
Dropout rate
19%
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

$28,100
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Quinsigamond Community College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $28,100. Last year, out of the total 2,155 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,853 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,935 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,645 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $28,100 $33,700
Employment Rate 86% 85%
Total Graduates 2,155 1,935

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

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

Roxbury Community College
35.7 mile away
Quincy College
40.7 mile away