Community Colleges
#186 in Community Colleges

Overview

Dutchess Community College is ranked 186th in Community Colleges.
Next statements evaluate Dutchess Community College by comparing key academic facts to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York.
  • It has average tuition & fees of $9,246.
  • It has relatively large number of students of 8,582.
  • It offers average (54 programs).

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees of DCC are $9,246 (out-of-state rate) and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York.

Dutchess Community College $9,246

All U.S. Colleges $17,692

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges $8,177

2-4 Years Colleges $13,123

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York $10,712

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate at DCC is 32% and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York.

Dutchess Community College 32%

All U.S. Colleges 56%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 34%

2-4 Years Colleges 47%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York 30%

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate at DCC is 20% and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York.

Dutchess Community College 20%

All U.S. Colleges 21%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 17%

2-4 Years Colleges 16%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York 18%

Retention Rate

The average retention rate at DCC is 61% and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York.

Dutchess Community College 61%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 61%

2-4 Years Colleges 65%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York 59%

Student Population

The total student population at DCC is 8,582 and its population relatively large compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York.

Dutchess Community College 8,582

All U.S. Colleges 2,931

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 5,796

2-4 Years Colleges 3,035

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York 7,743

Financial Aid Amount

The average amount of financial aid received at DCC is $5,693 which is 61.57% of tuition & fees. The rate of the financial aid over its tuition is higher compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York.

Dutchess Community College $5,693

All U.S. Colleges $7,676

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges $4,837

2-4 Years Colleges $4,948

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York $5,909

Student to Faculty Ratio

The students to faculty ratio at DCC is 21 to 1 and the ratio is higher (more students per class/faculty) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York.

Dutchess Community College 21 to 1

All U.S. Colleges 15 to 1

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 18 to 1

2-4 Years Colleges 17 to 1

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York 19 to 1

Number of Programs

DCC offers 54 programs and it means average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York.

Dutchess Community College 54

All U.S. Colleges 37

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 68

2-4 Years Colleges 39

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York 59