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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

Interim President: Dr. Mark McCormick
Founded: 1964
Campus Location: 2600 Woodbridge Avenue, Edison, NJ 08837
Centers in: New Brunswick and Perth Amboy
Website:www.middlesexcc.edu
Colors: Blue and White
Mascot: Blue Colt
Accredited by: Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Slogan: SUCCESS STARTS HERE
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. $737,177 in scholarships were awarded to 412 students.


Our Students

Enrollment
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% undeclared
18% of Middlesex County College high school graduates enroll at Middlesex County College.

14,167 noncredit enrollments

Average Age
22.9

Gender
53% female
47% male

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

Finances
45% of full-time students receive need-based financial aid
24% of full-time students report household income less than $30,000.

Residence

12% Edison Township
12% Woodbridge Township
10% Perth Amboy
7% Piscataway Township
6% Sayreville
6% North Brunswick
6% New Brunswick
5% East Brunswick
4% South Brunswick
4% Carteret
3% Old Bridge
3% South Plainfield

222 international students representing 38 countries.


Graduates

Alumni
55,638

Popular Transfer Colleges and Universities:

  • Rutgers University (New Brunswick) – 304
  • Kean University – 216
  • Rutgers University (Newark) – 92
  • New Jersey Institute of Technology – 56
  • Montclair State University – 45
  • New Jersey City University – 32
  • Rider University – 19
  • Rowan University – 14
  • William Paterson University – 12
  • Stockton University – 10

Graduation and Transfer Rate – 36% (2013)
Retention Rate (Cohort 2015 Fall to Fall) – 69%


Local Impact

Economic: $528 million annually
Grants Received: Over $5 million
36 buildings on nearly 200 acres


Academic Programs/Services

Degree & Certificate Programs
74 Associate Degree Programs
16 Certificate Programs

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

63 computer labs with more than 1,934 computers