Monroe Community College

Monroe Community College

Monroe Community College is situated in Monroe Country, USA. It is a public university established in 1964. MCC has more than 1,000 faculty members. The college is a part of the State University of New York system. More than 40,000 students take classes at MCC every year. The college has 2 campus locations at:

  • Brighton Campus
  • Damon City Campus

MCC's mascot is the Tribune. The college has basketball, baseball, golf, hockey, softball and volleyball teams. Otis Young, actor; Dave Sarachan, former U.S. soccer coach; and Tim Redding, MLB baseball player, are among the notable alumni of this college.

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Contacting Monroe Community College

Monroe Community College
1000 E Henrietta Rd
Rochester , NY 14623
General Phone: (585) 292-2000

Monroe Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts990liberal arts and sciences, humanities
Business and Management350business management, accounting technology, entrepreneurship, banking, international business, business and related services
Security and Law Enforcement205corrections, criminal justice and administration, criminal justice and police, fire services administration
Nursing and Emergency Medicine148EMT paramedic, registered nursing
Education and Teaching120elementary school teaching, secondary teaching, kindergarten/preschool teaching, physical education teaching
Media115communication studies, radio and TV tech, printing equipment operation
Medical Support and Technology112dental assistant, dental hygienist, radiation therapist, optometric tech
Family and Social Work102foodservice management, food and related services, child care management, community organization, public administration
Mechanics and Repair58communications install and repair, HVAC, automobile mechanics
Hospitality45hotel management, travel services, tourism promotion
Engineering Technician43electronics tech, HVAC tech, mechanical engineering tech, computer engineering tech
Medical Administration40medical records tech, medical secretary
Computer Science and Engineering26computer and info science, information science
Law24legal secretary, legal assistant, court reporting
Production Trades20tool and die tech
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy19rehabilitation
Art Studies16art studies
Office and Administration15administrative assistant, executive secretary, general office occupations
Photography and Commercial Art15commercial art
Architecture and Planning14interior architecture
Science and Laboratory Technician13biology tech
Construction Trades11construction trades
Music10music performance
Cooking and Culinary Arts2institutional food workers

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years23220
Associate's degree2,32048

Monroe Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Monroe Community College had a total enrollment of 17,482 students (14,279 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 72%
Black 15%
Hispanic 5%
Asian 3%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 5%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 31%
20-21 21%
22-24 14%
25-29 11%
30-34 6%
35-39 5%
40-49 7%
50-64 3%
65+ 0%

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

New York99%

Monroe Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 64 %
Part-Time 37 %

Monroe Community College Room and Board (2007)

Monroe Community College offers campus housing for 772 of its 14,279 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Rochester, 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 5 meals per week.

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

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 3,309
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 6,209
Room and board $ 7,500
Room charge $ 5,550
Board (meal plan) charge $ 1,950
Books and supplies $ 1,000
Other expenses $ 2,200

Financial Aid:
Monroe Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 287200)

Monroe Community College Faculty

Monroe Community College has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track2639
Non-tenured and not on tenure track2010

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year1*2*
Associate professorcalendar year1*1*
Assistant professorcalendar year1*0*
Instructorcalendar year1*0*
Lecturercalendar year1*0*
All faculty totalcalendar year5$72,7993$79,396

*: 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 year28$80,70332$82,452
Associate professoracademic year30$64,48829$59,333
Assistant professoracademic year52$50,74163$49,081
Instructoracademic year33$44,59037$44,501
Lectureracademic year5$49,2620*
All faculty totalacademic year148$57,774161$56,508

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

Monroe Community College Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):


Monroe Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Architecture And Planning
Interior Architecture

Art Studies
Art/Art Studies, General

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Banking and Financial Support Services
Business Administration and Management, General
Business, Management, Marketing & Related Support Services, Other
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
International Business/Trade/Commerce

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Information Science/Studies

Construction Trades
Construction Trades, Other

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Institutional Food Workers

Education And Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Secondary Education and Teaching

Engineering, General

Engineering Technician
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Refrigeration Technology/Technician
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Child Care and Support Services Management
Community Organization and Advocacy
Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services, Other
Foodservice Systems Administration/Management
Public Administration

Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
Tourism Promotion Operations
Tourism and Travel Services Marketing Operations

Court Reporting/Court Reporter
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary
Legal Assistant/Paralegal

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

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Communications Systems Installation and Repair Technology
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician

Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Optometric Technician/Assistant

Music Performance, General

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
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
Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services

Photography And Commercial Art
Commercial and Advertising Art

Production Trades
Tool and Die Technology/Technician

Science And Laboratory Technician
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician

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

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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 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
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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