Clinton Community College

Clinton Community College

Clinton Community College, also known as CCC, was chartered in the year 1966 and started offering classes from the year 1969. This community college is located in Clinton County, New York. It is a part of the State University of New York. CCC offers a number of associate's and bachelor's degrees in the streams of liberal arts, criminal justice, and human services, among others. In addition, it offers several certificate programs such as the Direct Support Specialist Certificate, and Alcohol/Substance Abuse Counseling Certificate.

Clinton Community College's athletics department fields a large number of men's and women's sports teams. They are nicknamed the Cougars, and compete in the National Junior College Athletic Association. The Cougars participate sports including soccer, basketball, baseball, and softball.

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Contacting Clinton Community College

Clinton Community College
136 Clinton Point Dr
Plattsburgh , NY 12901
General Phone: (518) 562-4200

Clinton Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts140liberal arts and sciences, general studies, humanities
Business and Management49business management, accounting technology
Security and Law Enforcement46criminal justice and police
Nursing and Emergency Medicine38registered nursing
Computer Science and Engineering12information science
Family and Social Work8child care management, community organization
Office and Administration7administrative assistant
Engineering Technician6industrial tech
Medical Administration3medical office management
Law1legal secretary
Therapy and Counseling1substance abuse counseling

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree30310
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years86

Clinton Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Clinton Community College had a total enrollment of 2,120 students (1,378 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 80%
Black 4%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 1%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 13%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 20%
18-19 30%
20-21 18%
22-24 9%
25-29 7%
30-34 4%
35-39 4%
40-49 6%
50-64 2%

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

New York98%
(International Students)1%

Clinton Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 48 %
Part-Time 38 %

Clinton Community College Room and Board (2007)

Clinton Community College offers campus housing for 224 of its 1,378 (full-time) students.

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

The school offers students a meal plan with 19 meals per week.

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

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 3,682
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 8,782
Room and board $ 7,100
Room charge $ 4,000
Board (meal plan) charge $ 3,100
Books and supplies $ 800
Other expenses $ 1,278

Financial Aid:
Clinton Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 678700)

Clinton Community College Faculty

Clinton Community College has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track68

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Associate professorcalendar year0*1*
All faculty totalcalendar year0*1*

*: 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 year8$65,00511$59,258
Associate professoracademic year9$53,55212$48,980
Assistant professoracademic year4$49,1556$46,000
Instructoracademic year1*0*
All faculty totalacademic year22$56,39229$52,262

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

Clinton Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Information Science/Studies

Engineering Technician
Industrial Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Child Care and Support Services Management
Community Organization and Advocacy

Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary

Liberal Arts
General Studies
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Medical Administration
Medical Office Management/Administration

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Police Science

Therapy And Counseling
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling

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Clinton Community College Highlights

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What Sets Clinton Community College Apart:

Dorm rooms per full-time student
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 8%Clinton Community College Dorm rooms per full-time student
% of degrees in security and law enforcement
(vs. all colleges)
Top 15%Clinton Community College % of degrees in security and law enforcement
% of degrees in business and management
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 18%Clinton Community College % of degrees in business and management
% of degrees in liberal arts
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 19%Clinton Community College % of degrees in liberal arts

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
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 Offers campus housing
checked Offers a board (meal) plan
checked Tenure system for quality teaching

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