OCC Rankings and Evaluation

Overview

Ocean County College is ranked 146th in Community Colleges.
Next statements evaluate Ocean County College by comparing key academic facts to similar schools.
  • The tuition & fees ($7,695) is average.
  • The number of students (8,176) is relatively large.
  • It offers relatively fewer area of study (49 programs).
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#146 in Community Colleges

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees of OCC are $7,695 (out-of-state rate) and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Jersey.

Ocean County College $7,695

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 Jersey $8,435

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Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate at OCC is 38% and it is extremely higher (most students completed in-time) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Jersey.

Ocean County College 38%

All U.S. Colleges 56%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 34%

2-4 Years Colleges 47%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Jersey 27%

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate at OCC is 14% and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Jersey.

Ocean County College 14%

All U.S. Colleges 21%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 17%

2-4 Years Colleges 16%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Jersey 17%

Retention Rate

The average retention rate at OCC is 71% and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Jersey.

Ocean County College 71%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 61%

2-4 Years Colleges 65%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Jersey 65%

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Student Population

The total student population at OCC is 8,176 and its population relatively large compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Jersey.

Ocean County College 8,176

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 Jersey 7,342

Financial Aid Amount

The average amount of financial aid received at OCC is $4,384 which is 56.97% of tuition & fees. The rate of the financial aid over its tuition is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Jersey.

Ocean County College $4,384

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 Jersey $5,228

Student to Faculty Ratio

The students to faculty ratio at OCC is 25 to 1 and the ratio is extremely higher (many students per class/faculty) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Jersey.

Ocean County College 25 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 Jersey 20 to 1

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Number of Programs

OCC offers 49 programs and it means relatively fewer area of study compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Jersey.

Ocean County College 49

All U.S. Colleges 37

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 68

2-4 Years Colleges 39

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Jersey 58

Number of Online Programs

OCC offers 20 online programs and it means very diverse online programs compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Jersey.

Ocean County College 20

All U.S. Colleges 13

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 10

2-4 Years Colleges 10

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Jersey 5

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