About Us

Welcome to Middlesex County College! We’re the perfect choice if you’re looking to explore different fields of study, jump-start your career, or design your own path toward a bachelor’s degree and beyond.

Middlesex County College partners with students to make their college experience exciting and rewarding. We offer small classes, leading-edge studies, valuable resources such as our numerous computer labs, a wide variety student activities, and dedicated faculty who are there when you need them to open new worlds.

Facts & Figures

President: Joann La Perla-Morales, Ed.D.
Founded: 1964
Campus Location: 2600 Woodbridge Avenue, Edison, NJ 08837
Centers in: New Brunswick and Perth Amboy
Colors: Blue and White
Mascot: Blue Colt
Accredited by: Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Mission: The mission of Middlesex County College is to provide access to a quality, affordable education for a diverse population, to support student success for lifelong learning, and to strengthen the economic, social and cultural life of the community.
Donations: Middlesex County College Foundation, Inc., a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. $804,921 in scholarships were awarded to 619 students in 2014-2015.

Our Students

11,397 (credit, fall 2017)
47% full time
53% part time
184 Veterans and Military

22:1 Student-Faculty Ratio

18% in career degree programs
74% in transfer degree programs
8% no major
18% of Middlesex County College high school graduates enroll at Middlesex County College.

14,167 noncredit enrollments

Average Age

53% female
47% male

29% White (non-Hispanic)
33% Hispanic
15% Asian
12% Black
0% American Indian or Alaska Native
0% Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
3% Two or more races
6% Other/Unreported
2% Nonresident alien

51% of full-time students receive need-based financial aid
46% of full-time students report household income less than $30,000.


12% Edison Township
12% Woodbridge Township
10% Perth Amboy
7% Piscataway Township
6% East Brunswick Township
6% North Brunswick Township
6% Sayreville
6% New Brunswick
4% Carteret
4% South Brunswick Township
3% Old Bridge Township
3% Monroe Township
2% South Amboy
3% South Plainfield
2% Highland Park
2% Metuchen
2% South River
1% Dunellen
1% Middlesex
1% Milltown
1% Spotswood
<1% Cranbury Township
0% Helmetta borough
0% Plainboro Township
8% Non-Middlesex County

222 international students representing 38 countries.



Popular Transfer Colleges and Universities: Kean University, Rutgers University, Montclair State University, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Columbia University, New York University, College of New Jersey

Local Impact

$528 million annually

Grants Received
Over $5 million

Academic Programs/Services

Degree & Certificate Programs
74 Associates Programs
16 Certificate Programs

Selected Majors
20% STEM
18% Business, Accounting, and Legal Studies
18% Liberal Arts
6% Protective Services
14% Health
6% Education
18% Other

63 computer labs with more than 1,934 computers