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Namema Amendi

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
Website:www.middlesexcc.edu
Colors: Blue and White
Mascot: Blue Colt
Accredited by: Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Slogan: SUCCESS STARTS HERE
Mission: To provide access to an affordable, quality education for diverse students and to promote lifelong learning opportunities to strengthen the economic, social and cultural life of the community.
Donations: Middlesex County College Foundation, Inc., a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. $373,013 in scholarships awarded to 232 students in 2011-2012.

Our Students

Enrollment
12,898 (credit, fall 2012)
56% full time
44 % part time
201 Veterans and Military

24 to 1 Student-Faculty Ratio

23% in career degree programs
67% in transfer degree programs
10% no major
21% of Middlesex County College high school graduates enroll at Middlesex County College.


18,424 noncredit duplicate course enrollments (FY 2012) 
10,183 noncredit students (FY 2012)

Average Age
23.3

Gender
52% female
48% male

Ethnicity
33% White (non-Hispanic)
25% Hispanic
11% Asian
12% Black
 <1% American Indian or Alaska Native
 2% Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
 3% Two or more races
 12% Other/Unreported
 2% Nonresident alien

Finances
57% of full-time students receive need-based financial aid
46% of full-time students report household income less than $30,000.

Residence

13%

Edison Township

13%

Woodbridge Township

10%

Perth Amboy 

7%

Piscataway Township

6%

East Brunswick Township

6%

North Brunswick Township

6%

Sayreville 

5%

New Brunswick 

4%

Carteret

4%

Old Bridge Township

4%

South Brunswick Township

3%

Monroe Township

3%

South Amboy

3%

South Plainfield

2%

Highland Park 

2%

Metuchen 

2%

South River

1%

Dunellen

1%

Middlesex

1%

Milltown

1%

Spotswood 

<1%

Cranbury Township

<1%

Helmetta borough

<1%

Jamesburg borough

<1%

Plainsboro Township


264 international students representing 30 countries.

Graduates

Alumni
51,300

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

Economic
$528 million annually

Grants Received
Over $3 million

Academic Programs/Services

Associate Degree Programs
71

Certificate Programs
29

Selected Majors
2,575 Liberal Arts
2,245 Business, Accounting and Legal Studies
1,059 Protective Services
822 Engineering Technologies
1,366 Health
991 Education

85 computer labs with more than 1,750 computers