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Sussex County Community College

Newton, NJ 2-Year Public
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About Sussex County Community College

Sussex County Community College Overview

Sussex County Community College is a public, state school in a small town setting in Newton, New Jersey. Sussex County Community College was founded in 1981 and the school enrolls around 2,589 students a year, which includes 2,589 undergraduates.

📆 Mark your calendar! August 1, 2023 is the final deadline to submit an application for the Fall 2023 semester.

Student Involvement at Sussex County Community College

Are you interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Sussex County Community College's theater groups.

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

Sussex County Community College does not have any greek life opportunties.

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

2022 Sussex County 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 $5,040
Out-of-State $6,720

Is Sussex County Community College a Good School?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. 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 look at these areas to get a clearer view of what Sussex County Community College offers and if it could be a good fit for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Sussex County 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.

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 Sussex County Community College Graduates

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

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

Tuition and Financial Aid at Sussex County Community College

Tuition 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 Sussex County 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 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! You should never have to pay to submit 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 Sussex County Community College.

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

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Where is Sussex County Community College?

Sussex County Community College is located in the small town setting of Newton, New Jersey, in the suburbs of New York City.

If you would like to see Sussex County Community College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Route 80 to Newton, 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 Sussex County Community College and Newton are like without leaving home.

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College Info

One College Hill Road Newton, NJ 07860

Campus Setting: Small Town

Sussex County Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Sussex County Community College is Aug 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Sussex County Community College is Continuous processing.

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

Sussex County Community College ACT Scores


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Sussex County Community College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Sussex County Community College is like? There are approximately 2,589 students enrolled at Sussex County Community College. 55% percent of students attend school full-time.


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