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Cecil College

North East, MD 2-Year Public
Acceptance RateN.A.
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About Cecil College

Cecil College Overview

Cecil College is a public country school in the small town setting of North East, Maryland. Cecil College was founded in 1968 and enrolls 2,090 undergrads and no graduate students. Cecil College ensures housing for students. The majority of students live on campus.

There are many ways for students to get involved at Cecil College!

Are you interested in music or performing?

Interested in journalism or communications? Cecil College students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Cecil College does not have any fraternities or sororities, do it might be a good option if Greek life isn't a priority for you.

Planning to play sports? Cecil College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Cecil College on the Student Life page.

2022 Cecil College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
In-State Tuition $7,050
Out-of-State $8,490

Is Cecil College a Good School?


There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can all provide a sense of how selective a college is.

Let's take a look at these factors to get a better sense of what Cecil College offers and if the school seems like a good fit for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Cecil College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. This is a way to get a sense of how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

About 61% of students who start at Cecil College return the next year. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook Cecil College Graduates

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Cecil College by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads.

Check with Cecil College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Cecil College

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Cecil College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Cecil College.

Based on this information, does Cecil College seem like a good fit? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Cecil College a good school for you?

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Where is Cecil College?

Cecil College is located in the small town setting of North East, Maryland, less than an hour from Baltimore.

If you are interested in seeing Cecil College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 95 to North East, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Philadelphia International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Cecil College and North East are like without leaving home.

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College Info

One Seahawk Drive North East, MD 21901-1999

Campus Setting: Small Town

Cecil College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Cecil College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Cecil College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Cecil College ACT Scores

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Cecil College SAT Scores

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Cecil College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$14,470

In State

$15,910

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$7,050
$8,490
Fees
$1,020
$1,020
Housing
$6,400
$6,400
Books
Unknown
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Cecil College is like? There are approximately 2,090 students enrolled at Cecil College. 29% percent of students attend school full-time, 89% percent are from MD and 11% percent of students are from other states.

29%

Full Time

71%

Part Time

89%

In State

11%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,090

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$8,070

Out-of-State

$9,510

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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