If you are thinking about applying to SCCC, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.
Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may qualify for for an application fee waiver.
|SCCC 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||6%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are not even considered|
Schenectady County Community College does not offer early decision or early action.
Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.
Getting into SCCC is not competitive. SCCC has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.
In 2021, SCCC accepted 69% of all applicants, around 3,985 of the 5,769 students who applied.
Schools that are not competitive to get into, like SCCC, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores.
It is not competitive to be admitted as a transfer student.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are are most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you stand out.
To apply, all applicants to SCCC must submit the following items. Double check with SCCC's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
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At SCCC 6% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 56% were in the top 25% and 72% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
SCCC doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
SCCC does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to SCCC. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in SCCC during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to SCCC?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to SCCC.
Does SCCC accept transfer credits?
SCCC accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Do I have to submit test scores to SCCC?
SCCC is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
What is SCCC's acceptance rate?
SCCC's acceptance rate is 69%.
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How hard is it to get into SCCC? SCCC is a open admission institution. The SCCC acceptance rate is 69%. This means that the institution accepts 69 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to SCCC is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to SCCC is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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