Camden County College

Camden County College

Camden County College is an accredited, co-educational, 2-year, public community college which was established in 1967. It is suituated on 320 acres of land in Camden County in New Jersey. Camden County College enrolls over 20,000 credit students and more than a 1000 non-credit students every year.

The Camden County College offers degree and certificate programs in arts, science, and applied science. Technical fields like automotive technology and mechanical engineering, liberal arts and sciences like English and chemistry, and other subjects like nursing and medical coding are taught in this university.

Camden County College's sports teams go by the name of the Cougars, and the athletic department comprises basketball, volleyball, soccer and softball teams.

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Contacting Camden County College

Camden County College
College Drive
Blackwood , NJ 08012
General Phone: (856) 227-7200

Camden County College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts595sign language translation, liberal arts and sciences
Nursing and Emergency Medicine203EMT paramedic, registered nursing
Education and Teaching179teacher ed, teacher aide
Security and Law Enforcement121forensic science, criminal justice and police, corrections and criminal justice, fire protection tech, fire services administration, fire-fighting
Medical Support and Technology93health service and sciences, dental assistant, dental hygienist, veterinary assistant, respiratory care tech, surgical tech, medical lab tech, opticianry
Business and Management39business management, accounting technology, accounting and related services, banking, MIS, marketing
Engineering Technician36electronics tech, laser/optical tech, industrial production tech, automotive tech, mechanical engineering tech, drafting, engineering technician
Media34recording arts tech, desktop publishing and imaging
Family and Social Work33social work
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy29health and physical education, sports and fitness management, dietetic technician
Therapy and Counseling20substance abuse counseling, massage therapy
Law18legal assistant
Medical Administration15medical records admin, medical records tech
Computer Science and Engineering12computer and info science, web design, computer support
Engineering11engineering science
Office and Administration6administrative assistant
Science and Laboratory Technician4biology tech
Mechanics and Repair4automobile mechanics
Fine Arts3fine arts
Photography and Commercial Art2cinematography
Hospitality1hotel management
Design1design and applied arts

Number of programs and degrees for Camden County College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years14224
Associate's degree1,31740

Camden County College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Camden County College had a total enrollment of 14,741 students (10,386 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 61%
Black 20%
Hispanic 8%
Asian 6%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 5%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 23%
20-21 21%
22-24 16%
25-29 13%
30-34 8%
35-39 5%
40-49 8%
50-64 4%
65+ 1%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

New Jersey98%

Camden County College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 63 %
Part-Time 44 %

Camden County College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Blackwood, New Jersey for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other New Jersey Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Camden County College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 3,270
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 3,270
Books and supplies $ 1,200

Financial Aid:
Camden County College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 686500)

Camden County College Faculty

Camden County College has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track1412

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankcalendar year5$71,1104$56,398
All faculty totalcalendar year5$71,1104$56,398

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year11$104,5238$73,212
Associate professoracademic year15$80,74812$76,215
Assistant professoracademic year35$62,04746$55,059
Instructoracademic year3$45,5463$46,009
All faculty totalacademic year64$72,95769$60,450

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Camden County College Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Accounting and Related Services, Other
Banking and Financial Support Services
Business Administration and Management, General
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

Design and Applied Arts, Other

Education And Teaching
Teacher Assistant/Aide
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels

Engineering Science

Engineering Technician
Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other
Laser and Optical Technology/Technician
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Social Work

Fine Arts
Fine/Studio Arts, General

Hotel/Motel Administration/Management

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician

Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design
Recording Arts Technology/Technician

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician

Medical Support And Technology
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Opticianry/Ophthalmic Dispensing Optician
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
Surgical Technology/Technologist
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician/Veterinary Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Dietetic Technician (DTR)
Health and Physical Education, General
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Photography And Commercial Art
Cinematography and Film/Video Production

Science And Laboratory Technician
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician

Security And Law Enforcement
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Fire Protection and Safety Technology/Technician
Fire Science/Fire-fighting
Fire Services Administration
Forensic Science and Technology

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling

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Camden County College Highlights

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What Sets Camden County College Apart:

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% of degrees in education and teaching
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Female % of student body
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Top 15%Camden County College Female % of student body
% of degrees in nutrition and exercise therapy
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 17%Camden County College % of degrees in nutrition and exercise therapy
% of degrees in engineering technician
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Top 18%Camden County College % of degrees in engineering technician
% of degrees in security and law enforcement
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Top 19%Camden County College % of degrees in security and law enforcement
% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
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Top 19%Camden County College % of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
% of degrees in liberal arts
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Top 19%Camden County College % of degrees in liberal arts

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Tenure system for quality teaching

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