Morgan Community College

Morgan Community College

Morgan Community College was founded in 1970 as the Morgan County Community College. In 1973, the college joined the Colorado Community College System and was renamed the Morgan Community College, or also known as MCC. The college shifted to its present main campus in Fort Morgan, Colorado, in 1980. Morgan Community College offers associate's degrees in a host of disciplines including literature, music, theater, general studies, elementary education, and economics.

Students at Morgan Community College participate in a number of clubs and organizations such as the Phi Beta Lambda, Future Teachers Club, Student Government, and Phi Theta Kappa. The college offers financial assistance to the students in the form of loans and grants. Apart from this, the students can also apply for the merit-based scholarships.

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Contacting Morgan Community College

Morgan Community College
920 Barlow Road
Fort Morgan , CO 80701
General Phone: (970) 542-3100

Morgan Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine214EMT paramedic, registered nursing, licensed practical nurse, nursing assistant, health aide
Liberal Arts138liberal arts and sciences, general studies, liberal arts and humanities
Agricultural Science and Management61agricultural operations, farm management, agricultural supply, agricultural technology
Construction Trades13construction trades
Therapy and Counseling12physical therapist assistant, massage therapy
Business and Management10business management, entrepreneurship
Mechanics and Repair10autobody repair, automobile mechanics
Medical Support and Technology7medical assistant, phlebotomy
Family and Social Work4child development
Production Trades3welding
Media1animation and special effects

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year2249
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years669
Associate's degree1839

Morgan Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Morgan Community College had a total enrollment of 1,748 students (1,004 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 80%
Black 2%
Hispanic 12%
Asian 1%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 5%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 33%
18-19 14%
20-21 6%
22-24 4%
25-29 8%
30-34 5%
35-39 6%
40-49 11%
50-64 8%
65+ 5%

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


Morgan Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 65 %
Part-Time 35 %

Morgan Community College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Fort Morgan, Colorado for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Colorado Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

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

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 2,111
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 9,171
Books and supplies $ 1,749

Financial Aid:
Morgan Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 998100)

Morgan Community College Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track1521

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankcalendar year0*2*
All faculty totalcalendar year0*2*

*: 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
No academic rankacademic year15$45,46219$43,855
All faculty totalacademic year15$45,46219$43,855

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

Morgan Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Agricultural Science And Management
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
Agricultural Business Technology
Agricultural/Farm Supplies Retailing and Wholesaling
Farm/Farm and Ranch Management

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies

Construction Trades
Construction Trades, Other

Family And Social Work
Child Development

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

Mechanics And Repair
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician

Animation, Interactive Tech, Video Graphics and Special Effects

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Health Aide
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nurse/Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Production Trades
Welding Technology/Welder

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage
Physical Therapist Assistant

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What Sets Morgan Community College Apart:

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checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
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checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
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