Gloucester County College

Gloucester County College

Gloucester County College is an accredited, co-educational, two-year, public community college located in Gloucester County, New Jersey. It was established in 1966 when the New Jersey Department of Education approved its charter. GCC also operates the Business and Industry Training Center in the West Deptford Township. The college enrolls more than 6,000 students every year.

GCC's athletic teams are nicknamed the Roadrunners. They have won more than 12 national championships at the National Junior College Athletic Association level in a variety of sports like basketball, tennis, basketball and soccer.

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Gloucester County College
1400 Tanyard Road
Sewell , NJ 08080
General Phone: (856) 468-5000

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Gloucester County College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts227liberal arts and sciences
Education and Teaching126education, special ed, physical education teaching
Business and Management85business management, accounting technology, marketing
Nursing and Emergency Medicine65registered nursing
Computer Science and Engineering42computer and info science, computer programming, web design, database administration, computer graphics, computer networking
Security and Law Enforcement37criminal justice and police
Medical Support and Technology27health service and sciences, nuclear medical tech, sonography and ultrasound tech
Engineering Technician23civil engineering tech, automotive tech, drafting, engineering technician
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy11exercise science
Law10legal assistant
Office and Administration9administrative assistant
Science8biology, chemistry

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree66827
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years64

Gloucester County College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Gloucester County College had a total enrollment of 6,169 students (4,474 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 70%
Black 10%
Hispanic 3%
Asian 2%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 14%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 3%
18-19 35%
20-21 21%
22-24 12%
25-29 10%
30-34 6%
35-39 4%
40-49 7%
50-64 3%
65+ 0%

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

New Jersey99%

Gloucester County College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 58 %
Part-Time 42 %

Gloucester County College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 3,168
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 5,728
Books and supplies $ 1,200

Financial Aid:
Gloucester County College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 690100)

Gloucester County College Faculty

Gloucester County College has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track1215

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year2*0*
All faculty totalcalendar year2*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 year8$101,4525$91,579
Associate professoracademic year3$84,8064$84,481
Assistant professoracademic year15$74,49114$65,198
Instructoracademic year4$63,80414$51,197
All faculty totalacademic year30$81,28737$65,550

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

Gloucester County College Degree Programs (2007)

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

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Graphics
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

Education And Teaching
Education, General
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Special Education and Teaching, General

Engineering, General

Engineering Technician
Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Medical Support And Technology
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer & Ultrasound Technician
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist

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

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Kinesiology and Exercise Science

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Chemistry, General

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Police Science

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What Sets Gloucester County College Apart:

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% of degrees in computer science and engineering
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Top 17%Gloucester County College % of degrees in computer science and engineering

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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 On-campus day care
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

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