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Rockland Community College

Suffern, NY 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%
Acceptance Rate100%

About Rockland Community College

Rockland Community College Overview

Rockland Community College is a public, state school in the suburban setting of Suffern, New York. Rockland Community College was founded in 1959 and now enrolls around 5,637 students a year, which includes 5,637 undergrads.

Student Involvement at Rockland Community College

Love music or performing? At Rockland Community College you can perform with one of the university's theater groups.

Are you interested in journalism and communications? Rockland Community College students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Rockland Community College does not have any greek life opportunties.

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

2022 Rockland Community 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 $5,212
Out-of-State $10,424

Is Rockland Community College a Good School?


Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is.

Let's take a look at these areas to get a better look at what Rockland Community College offers and if it could be a good choice for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Rockland Community College

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

Around 62% of students who start at Rockland Community College come back 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 Rockland Community College Graduates

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

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

Tuition and Financial Aid at Rockland Community College

Tuition 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 Rockland 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 financial 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! 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 Rockland Community College.

Based on this information, is Rockland Community College the school for you? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is Rockland Community College a good school for you?

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Where is Rockland Community College?

Rockland Community College is located in the suburban setting of Suffern, New York, in the suburbs of New York City.

If you want to see Rockland Community College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take New York State Thruway to Suffern, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Newark Liberty International.

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

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College Info

145 College Road Suffern, NY 10901-3699

Campus Setting: Suburban

Rockland Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

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

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

Rockland Community College ACT Scores

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Rockland Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$5,348

In State

$10,260

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$4,912
$9,824
Fees
$436
$436
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
Unknown
Unknown

Student Life

Wondering what life at Rockland Community College is like? There are approximately 5,637 students enrolled at Rockland Community College. 18% percent of students attend school full-time, 99% percent are from NY and 1% percent of students are from other states.

18%

Full Time

34%

Part Time

99%

In State

1%

Out-of-State

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

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

5,637

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

100%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$5,348

Out-of-State

$10,260

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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