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Northampton County Area Community College

Bethlehem, PA 2-Year Public

About Northampton Community College

Northampton Community College is a public, state school located in the suburban setting of Bethlehem, PA, less than an hour from Philadelphia.

Founded in 1967, the institution currently enrolls around 8,951 students a year, including 8,951 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

Admissions Facts About Northampton Community College

Acceptance rate: 0%

Average GPA: 3.07

Early Decision or Early Action: No/No

2022 Regular Decision Deadline: September 4

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date: September 4

What is Northampton Community College's acceptance rate?

Admission to Northampton Community College is noncompetitive. The acceptance rate at Northampton Community College is 0 percent.

Admitted students have an average high school GPA of 3.07 out of 4.0.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 waitlisted students got accepted.

Is Northampton Community College a good school?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.

Retention and graduation rates

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Northampton Community College, around 54 percent return for their sophomore year.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61 percent for public schools, and 67 percent for private, non-profit schools.

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Based on this information, how does Northampton Community College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for another! So the real question to ask yourself: is Northampton Community College a good school for YOU?

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The deadline to apply to Northampton Community College for Fall 2022 is September 4. All applicants will be notified by September 4.

Read on to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics and majors and more. You can also see what others are saying about Northampton Community College in the College Confidential forums and get personalized recommendations for other colleges that might be perfect for you.

College Info

3835 Green Pond Road Bethlehem, PA 18020-7599

Campus Setting: Suburban

Northampton Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Sep 4

Transfer Applications are Due

Sep 4

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Northampton Community College is Sep 4.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Northampton Community College is Sep 4.

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

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Northampton Community College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Northampton Community College is like? There are approximately 9,769 students enrolled at Northampton Community College. 44% percent of students attend school full-time, 98% percent are from PA and 2% percent of students are from other states.


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