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The Community College Of Baltimore County

The Community College Of Baltimore County

The Community College of Baltimore County, or CCBC, is an accredited community college located in Baltimore County, Maryland, in the United States. It was established in 1957. It offers more than 50 associate degrees and over 90 certificate programs in diverse areas of study through its three campuses:

  • Catonsville campus
  • Dundalk campus
  • Essex campus

The athletic teams of CCBC compete for state, regional, and national championships in men's and women's sports. CCBC Dundalk's sports teams are nicknamed the Lions; CCBC Essex's are the Knights, and CCBC Catonsville's are known as the Cardinals. Some of the notable alumni of the college include Mike Rowe, popular host of the show "Dirty Jobs on Discovery Channel" and Jeff Nelson, All-Star MLB relief pitcher.

Read more about CCBC and its career services office in this exclusive interview with the school's career director.

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Contacting The Community College of Baltimore County

The Community College of Baltimore County
7201 Rossville Blvd.
Baltimore , MD 21237
General Phone: (410) 682-6000
http://www.ccbcmd.edu

The Community College of Baltimore County Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts792sign language translation, liberal arts and sciences, liberal arts and humanities, geography
Business and Management212business, business management, business administration, accounting technology, human resources, labor relations, MIS, merchandising and sales, special products marketing ...
Nursing and Emergency Medicine209EMT paramedic, registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Security and Law Enforcement163criminal justice and police, fire protection tech
Medical Support and Technology124veterinary assistant, radiation therapist, respiratory care tech, surgical tech, physician assistant, mental health services tech
Engineering Technician113engineering technology, civil engineering tech, electronics tech, environmental engineering tech, industrial production tech, occupational safety tech, quality control tech, mechanical engineering tech, surveying tech, ...
Computer Science and Engineering90computer and info science, computer applications programming, computer graphics, computer networking
Mechanics and Repair68HVAC, heavy equipment maintenance tech, automobile mechanics
Photography and Commercial Art68commercial art
Education and Teaching51education, instructional media design, special ed, elementary school teaching, early childhood education, Spanish teaching
Transportation33aviation tech
Construction Trades25construction manager, building inspection and management
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy24parks and recreation studies, recreation and leisure studies, occupational therapy
Therapy and Counseling21substance abuse counseling, massage therapy
Funeral and Mortuary Science17funeral and mortuary
Law15legal secretary, legal assistant
Family and Social Work9child care management, child care provider
Engineering8engineering
Landscaping and Horticulture7applied horticulture
Art Studies6visual and performing arts
Office and Administration5administrative assistant
Medical Administration4medical records tech, medical secretary, health and medical administrative
Science4biological and physical sciences
Hospitality3hotel management
Science and Laboratory Technician3chemical tech, science tech
Drama and Performing Arts1various performing arts
Real Estate and Construction Management0real estate
Media0radio and TV tech, printing equipment operation
Medicine0health professions

Number of programs and degrees for The Community College of Baltimore County in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years42165
Associate's degree1,65450

The Community College of Baltimore County Student Body

In 2007-2008, The Community College of Baltimore County had a total enrollment of 19,426 students (11,912 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 55%
Black 31%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 4%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 5%
(Foreign Students) 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 5%
18-19 22%
20-21 16%
22-24 13%
25-29 14%
30-34 8%
35-39 6%
40-49 8%
50-64 4%
65+ 3%

The Community College of Baltimore County Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 59 %
Part-Time 42 %

The Community College of Baltimore County Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

The Community College of Baltimore County Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 4,871
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 7,132
Books and supplies $ 1,200

Financial Aid:
The Community College of Baltimore County participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 206300)

The Community College of Baltimore County Faculty

The Community College of Baltimore County has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Tenured6453
Non-tenured and not on tenure track105170

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year10$96,2633$100,173
Associate professorcalendar year5$73,2949$76,112
Assistant professorcalendar year7$68,32414$66,720
Instructorcalendar year5$57,2607$52,058
All faculty totalcalendar year27$77,54333$69,212

*: 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 year26$83,00223$78,634
Associate professoracademic year38$64,80841$64,046
Assistant professoracademic year61$53,251107$52,822
Instructoracademic year12$44,29316$43,559
All faculty totalacademic year137$61,318187$57,665

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

The Community College of Baltimore County Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

SportMenWomenTotal
Total5357110
Baseball516
Basketball27027
All Other Sports215677

The Community College of Baltimore County Degree Programs (2007)

Art Studies
Visual and Performing Arts, General

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Business/Commerce, General
General Merchandising/Sales/Related Marketing Operations, Other
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
Labor and Industrial Relations
Management Information Systems, General
Special Products Marketing Operations

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Graphics
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Computer and Information Sciences, General

Construction Trades
Building/Construction Finishing, Management, & Inspection, Other
Building/Construction Site Management/Manager

Drama And Performing Arts
Visual and Performing Arts, Other

Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Education, General
Educational/Instructional Media Design
Elementary Education and Teaching
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Special Education and Teaching, General

Engineering
Engineering, General

Engineering Technician
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Engineering Technology, General
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
Hydraulics and Fluid Power Technology/Technician
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician
Quality Control Technology/Technician
Surveying Technology/Surveying

Family And Social Work
Child Care Provider/Assistant
Child Care and Support Services Management

Funeral And Mortuary Science
Funeral Service and Mortuary Science, General

Hospitality
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management

Landscaping And Horticulture
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General

Law
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary
Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts
Geography
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician
Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies, Other

Media
Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician

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

Medical Support And Technology
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Physician Assistant
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
Surgical Technology/Technologist
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician/Veterinary Assistant

Medicine
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other

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

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies, Other

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Photography And Commercial Art
Commercial and Advertising Art

Real Estate And Construction Management
Real Estate

Science
Biological and Physical Sciences

Science And Laboratory Technician
Chemical Technology/Technician
Science Technologies/Technicians, Other

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Fire Protection and Safety Technology/Technician

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling

Transportation
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General

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The Community College of Baltimore County Highlights

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What Sets The Community College of Baltimore County Apart:

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Number of degree programs
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Top 9%The Community College of Baltimore County Number of degree programs
% of degrees in photography and commercial art
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Top 10%The Community College of Baltimore County % of degrees in photography and commercial art
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
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Top 11%The Community College of Baltimore County Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 12%The Community College of Baltimore County Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
Female % of student body
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 12%The Community College of Baltimore County Female % of student body
% students 40 years or older
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Top 15%The Community College of Baltimore County % students 40 years or older
% of degrees in nutrition and exercise therapy
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 16%The Community College of Baltimore County % of degrees in nutrition and exercise therapy
% of full-time faculty on tenure track
(vs. all colleges)
Top 16%The Community College of Baltimore County % of full-time faculty on tenure track
% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 18%The Community College of Baltimore County % of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
% of degrees in security and law enforcement
(vs. all colleges)
Top 18%The Community College of Baltimore County % of degrees in security and law enforcement
% of degrees in liberal arts
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 19%The Community College of Baltimore County % of degrees in liberal arts
Salaries of full-time faculty
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 19%The Community College of Baltimore County Salaries of full-time faculty

Notable:
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 Offers weekend classes
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
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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