Columbia Greene Community College

Columbia Greene Community College

Columbia-Greene Community College, C-GCC, is situated in Hudson, New York. Established in 1966, this community college offers associate's degrees and certificate programs in various disciplines. Courses are available in the fields of business administration, automotive technology, computer science, education, humanities, fine arts, and nursing, among others. The academic divisions of C-GCC are:

  • Division of Arts and Humanities
  • Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences
  • Division of Computer Science and Mathematics
  • Division of Science

The athletics department of C-GCC fields teams in basketball, baseball, softball, golf, bowling, and soccer. Nicknamed the Twins, the teams are members of the Mountain Valley Conference, and the National Junior College Athletic Association Region III. Students of C-GCC are also involved in several on-campus clubs and organizations like Alpha Chi Omega, Phi Theta Kappa, Sigma Delta Mu, the Student Ambassadors, the Criminal Justice Club, and the International Club.

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Contacting Columbia-Greene Community College

Columbia-Greene Community College
4400 Rte 23
Hudson , NY 12534
General Phone: (518) 828-4181

Columbia-Greene Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts133liberal arts and sciences, humanities, liberal arts and humanities
Nursing and Emergency Medicine55registered nursing
Education and Teaching38kindergarten/preschool teaching, English teaching, math teaching, social studies teaching, teacher aide
Business and Management25business management, accounting technology
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy17rehabilitation
Mechanics and Repair16automobile mechanics, avionics maintenance
Security and Law Enforcement15criminal justice and administration, criminal justice and safety
Computer Science and Engineering15computer and info science, information science, computer support
Art Studies11art studies
Family and Social Work6community organization
Medical Administration4medical office management
Office and Administration2administrative assistant
Conservation and Resource Management1conservation

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree30522
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years336

Columbia-Greene Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Columbia-Greene Community College had a total enrollment of 1,823 students (1,228 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 89%
Black 4%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 2%
American Indian 1%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 15%
18-19 30%
20-21 18%
22-24 9%
25-29 8%
30-34 4%
35-39 4%
40-49 7%
50-64 3%
65+ 0%

Columbia-Greene Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

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

Columbia-Greene Community College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Columbia-Greene Community College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 3,496
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 6,712
Books and supplies $ 1,200

Financial Aid:
Columbia-Greene Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 678900)

Columbia-Greene Community College Faculty

Columbia-Greene Community College has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track28
Non-tenured and not on tenure track01

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Associate professorcalendar year1*0*
All faculty totalcalendar year1*0*

*: 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 year5$66,4265$56,876
Associate professoracademic year8$53,0228$51,715
Assistant professoracademic year3$46,9446$46,773
Instructoracademic year2*6$40,323
No academic rankacademic year0*1*
All faculty totalacademic year18$54,30726$48,532

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

Columbia-Greene Community College Athletics

Athletic Conferences:

Baseball American Midwest Conference

Columbia-Greene Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Art Studies
Art/Art Studies, General

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

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Information Science/Studies

Conservation And Resource Management
Natural Resources/Conservation, General

Education And Teaching
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
Mathematics Teacher Education
Social Studies Teacher Education
Teacher Assistant/Aide

Family And Social Work
Community Organization and Advocacy

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

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Avionics Maintenance Technology/Technician

Medical Administration
Medical Office Management/Administration

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

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

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checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
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checked Student employment services
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checked Remedial classes for students
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