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Clinton Community College

Plattsburgh, NY 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate30%
Acceptance Rate30%

About Clinton Community College

Clinton Community College Overview

Clinton Community College is a public, state school in a small town setting in Plattsburgh, New York. Clinton Community College was founded in 1969 and enrolls around 1,913 students per year year, including 1,913 undergrads. Clinton Community College ensures on-campus housing for up to 265 students. The majority of students live on campus but first-year students are not required to live in the dorms.

📆 Mark your calendar! The final application deadline for Fall 2023 is August 26.

Student Involvement at Clinton Community College

Interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Clinton Community College's theater groups.

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

Clinton Community College does not have any greek life opportunties.

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

2022 Clinton Community College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 30%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
In-State Tuition $5,518
Out-of-State $10,464

Is Clinton Community College a Good School?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Some factors that can help you determine what a good school for you might be include admissions criteria, acceptance rate, tuition costs, and more.

Let's take a closer look at these areas to get a better idea of what Clinton Community College offers and if the school could be a good fit for you.

Clinton Community College Acceptance Rate 2022

Clinton Community College is not competitive to get into. Around 30% of applicants get into Clinton Community College each year. Out of 1,206 applications received in 2022, 365 students were offered admission.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Clinton Community College

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

About 58% of students who start at Clinton Community College return for their second year of college. 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 Outcomes for Clinton Community College Grads

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

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

Clinton Community College's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

For more information about Clinton Community College's endowment, check with the school directly. The school spends $4,997 for each full-time student enrolled.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Clinton Community 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 Clinton Community College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

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

Some aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Clinton Community College.

Based on this information, how does Clinton Community College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is Clinton Community College a good school for you?

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Where is Clinton Community College Located?

Clinton Community College is located in the small town setting of Plattsburgh, New York.

If you want to see Clinton Community College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 87 to Plattsburgh, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Plattsburgh International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Clinton Community College and Plattsburgh are like without leaving home.

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College Info

136 Clinton Point Drive Plattsburgh, NY 12901-9573

Campus Setting: Small Town

Clinton Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 26

Transfer Applications are Due

Sep 3

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Clinton Community College is Aug 26.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Clinton Community College is Sep 3.

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

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Clinton Community College is like? There are approximately 1,913 students enrolled at Clinton Community College. 50% percent of students attend school full-time, 97% percent are from NY and 3% percent of students are from other states.


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