Carroll Community College

Carroll Community College

Carroll Community College was initially opened as a branch of Catonsville Community College in 1976. It became an independent college in 1993. The main campus is located on Washington Road in Westminster, Maryland, United States. It also has a public safety education and training center in Sykesville.

Students of Carroll Community College can choose from a variety of degrees and programs in the fields of allied health, healthcare education, business and information technologies, fine and performing arts, social sciences, and teacher education. Also available are continuing education programs and transfer programs to other institutes.

Carroll Community College sponsors a host of student clubs and organizations including the Campus Activities Board, Drama Club, Green Team, Kings and Fools (Juggling Club), and Vertigo. Students are also members of sports club such as the Rugby Football Club, Soccer Club, Chess Club, and Basketball Club.

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Carroll Community College
1601 Washington Rd
Westminster , MD 21157
General Phone: (410) 386-8000

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Carroll Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts212liberal arts and sciences, liberal arts and humanities
Nursing and Emergency Medicine77registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Business and Management49business, accounting technology, MIS
Therapy and Counseling25physical therapist assistant, mental and social health services
Education and Teaching21education, elementary school teaching, early childhood education
Computer Science and Engineering8computer graphics, computer networking
Family and Social Work4child care management
Engineering Technician1quality control tech, architectural drafting
Office and Administration1administrative assistant
Construction Trades0building inspection and management
Security and Law Enforcement0criminal justice and police
Photography and Commercial Art0commercial art
Medical Administration0medical records tech

Number of programs and degrees for Carroll Community College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years2714
Associate's degree37113

Carroll Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Carroll Community College had a total enrollment of 3,441 students (2,224 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 92%
Black 3%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 1%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 12%
18-19 36%
20-21 16%
22-24 11%
25-29 7%
30-34 4%
35-39 5%
40-49 7%
50-64 2%
65+ 0%

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


Carroll Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 65 %
Part-Time 36 %

Carroll Community College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Carroll Community College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 3,940
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 5,540
Books and supplies $ 1,200

Financial Aid:
Carroll Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3100700)

Carroll Community College Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track2741

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year1*1*
Associate professorcalendar year0*1*
Assistant professorcalendar year2*0*
Instructorcalendar year2*0*
All faculty totalcalendar year5$60,8702*

*: 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 year1*5$67,432
Associate professoracademic year6$60,04610$63,249
Assistant professoracademic year10$52,35717$53,040
Instructoracademic year5$41,0827$41,597
All faculty totalacademic year22$53,28039$55,449

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

Carroll Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business/Commerce, General
Management Information Systems, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Graphics
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications

Construction Trades
Building/Construction Finishing, Management, & Inspection, Other

Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Education, General
Elementary Education and Teaching

Engineering Technician
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD
Quality Control Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Child Care and Support Services Management

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Photography And Commercial Art
Commercial and Advertising Art

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Police Science

Therapy And Counseling
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other
Physical Therapist Assistant

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Carroll Community College Highlights

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What Sets Carroll Community College Apart:

% of degrees in liberal arts
(vs. all colleges)
Top 8%Carroll Community College % of degrees in liberal arts
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%Carroll Community College Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
Number of students
(for open-admission colleges)
Top 19%Carroll Community College Number of students

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 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

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