Corning Community College

Corning Community College

Corning Community College is a comprehensive community college located in Corning, New York. It was established in 1956 by the Corning-Painted Post School District. The college is a member of the State University of New York system. The main campus is spread across an area of 550 acres. It is also home to an observatory and a planetarium.

CCC is a member of the National Junior College Athletic Association. Its sports teams are known as the Red Barons. They compete in the Mid-State Athletic Conference in Region III of the NJCAA.

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Contacting Corning Community College

Corning Community College
1 Academic Dr
Corning , NY 14830
General Phone: (607) 962-9011

Corning Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts311sign language translation, liberal arts and sciences, humanities
Business and Management84business management, accounting technology
Family and Social Work55child care management, community organization, social service professions
Nursing and Emergency Medicine52EMT paramedic, registered nursing
Security and Law Enforcement47criminal justice and administration, fire services administration
Engineering Technician27electronics tech, industrial production tech, mechanical engineering tech, computer engineering tech, computer systems tech, drafting
Mechanics and Repair23automobile mechanics
Computer Science and Engineering18computer and info science, information science, computer support
Therapy and Counseling9substance abuse counseling
Science and Laboratory Technician6chemical tech
Production Trades6machine shop assistant
Education and Teaching5health teaching
Law2legal assistant
Office and Administration1administrative assistant
Fine Arts1fine arts studies

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree64128
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years166

Corning Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Corning Community College had a total enrollment of 5,072 students (3,234 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 58%
Black 2%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 1%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 38%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 28%
18-19 28%
20-21 12%
22-24 7%
25-29 8%
30-34 5%
35-39 4%
40-49 6%
50-64 2%
65+ 0%

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

New York95%

Corning Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 59 %
Part-Time 28 %

Corning Community College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Corning, 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.

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

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 3,900
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 7,370
Books and supplies $ 900

Financial Aid:
Corning Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 286300)

Corning Community College Faculty

Corning Community College has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track1413
Non-tenured and not on tenure track34

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year18$74,25210$63,228
Associate professoracademic year15$51,68711$50,242
Assistant professoracademic year7$48,0099$45,140
Instructoracademic year13$40,42610$41,318
All faculty totalacademic year53$56,10340$50,110

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

Corning Community College Degree Programs (2007)

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

Education And Teaching
Health Teacher Education

Engineering, General

Engineering Technician
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Child Care and Support Services Management
Community Organization and Advocacy
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other

Fine Arts
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

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

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician

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

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Production Trades
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant

Science And Laboratory Technician
Chemical Technology/Technician

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Fire Services Administration

Therapy And Counseling
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling

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Corning Community College Highlights

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What Sets Corning Community College Apart:

% of degrees in family and social work
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%Corning Community College % of degrees in family and social work
Number of students
(vs. all colleges)
Top 15%Corning Community College Number of students
% of degrees in liberal arts
(vs. all colleges)
Top 15%Corning Community College % of degrees in liberal arts
Male % of student body
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 17%Corning Community College Male % of student body
% of degrees in security and law enforcement
(vs. all colleges)
Top 18%Corning Community College % of degrees in security and law enforcement
Number of degree programs
(for open-admission colleges)
Top 20%Corning Community College Number of degree programs

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 Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Option to study abroad
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Tenure system for quality teaching

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