Cecil College

Cecil College

Cecil Community College, established in 1968, is a co-educational college situated in North East, Maryland, United States. Cecil offers a wide variety of degrees and programs in diverse areas of study. The college also has agreements with more than 30 universities and colleges worldwide.

Cecil College's athletics department sponsors several men's and women's sports teams. They participate in sports including volleyball, baseball, basketball, softball, soccer and tennis. Cecil is a member of the Maryland Junior College Conference. The campus is home to many student clubs and organizations. Some of the popular ones are Alpha Alpha Theta, Art Club, Cheerleading, CIAO, Minority Student Union, and Rotaract. The Seahawk Splash is the student run newspaper of the college.

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Contacting Cecil College

Cecil College
One Seahawk Drive
North East , MD 21901-1999
General Phone: (410) 287-6060

Cecil College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine66EMT paramedic, registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Liberal Arts59liberal arts and sciences, liberal arts and humanities
Business and Management43business, business management, transportation management, business administration, accounting technology, business communications, banking, MIS
Photography and Commercial Art37commercial photography
Education and Teaching13curriculum and instruction, elementary school teaching, math teaching, chemistry teaching
Security and Law Enforcement4criminal justice and police
Engineering Technician3electronics tech, electromechanical tech, robotics tech, water quality and recycling tech
Family and Social Work2child care management
Design2graphic design
Media0public relations, animation and special effects
Transportation0aviation tech
Computer Science and Engineering0web design
Mechanics and Repair0computer repair, industrial electronics tech
Animal Science and Care0equine science

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years5424
Associate's degree17514

Cecil College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Cecil College had a total enrollment of 2,104 students (1,201 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 87%
Black 8%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 1%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 1%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 6%
18-19 31%
20-21 18%
22-24 10%
25-29 11%
30-34 5%
35-39 6%
40-49 8%
50-64 4%
65+ 0%

Cecil College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 53 %
Part-Time 36 %

Cecil College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of North East, 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.

Cecil College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 5,560
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 6,910
Books and supplies $ 1,500

Financial Aid:
Cecil College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 830800)

Cecil College Faculty

Cecil College has a tenure system for faculty.

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year1*0*
Associate professorcalendar year0*1*
Instructorcalendar year1*1*
All faculty totalcalendar year2*2*

*: 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 year4$78,5657$73,621
Associate professoracademic year4$65,8908$62,597
Assistant professoracademic year4$54,19211$50,196
Instructoracademic year0*3$45,431
All faculty totalacademic year12$66,21629$58,778

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

Cecil College Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports62127

Cecil College Degree Programs (2007)

Animal Science And Care
Horse Husbandry/Equine Science and Management

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Banking and Financial Support Services
Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Business/Commerce, General
Business/Corporate Communications
Management Information Systems, General
Transportation/Transportation Management

Computer Science And Engineering
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

Graphic Design

Education And Teaching
Chemistry Teacher Education
Curriculum and Instruction
Elementary Education and Teaching
Mathematics Teacher Education

Engineering Technician
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Tech
Robotics Technology/Technician
Water Quality & Wastewater Treatment Mgmt & Recycling Tech

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

Mechanics And Repair
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician

Animation, Interactive Tech, Video Graphics and Special Effects
Public Relations/Image Management

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

Photography And Commercial Art
Commercial Photography

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Police Science

Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General

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Cecil College Highlights

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What Sets Cecil College Apart:

% of degrees in photography and commercial art
(vs. all colleges)
Top 7%Cecil College % of degrees in photography and commercial art
% of degrees in business and management
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 13%Cecil College % of degrees in business and management
% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 15%Cecil College % of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
Female % of student body
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 19%Cecil College Female % of student body
Salaries of full-time faculty
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 19%Cecil College Salaries of full-time faculty

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 Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Tenure system for quality teaching
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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