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SUNY Schenectady County Community College

Schenectady, NY 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate69%
Acceptance Rate69%

SCCC Academics

Schenectady County Community College accepts transfer credits. Additionally, Schenectady County Community College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

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Academic Options Yes No Note
Accelerated Degree Program
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Schenectady County Community College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

What Classes Do I Have To Take At Schenectady County Community College?

Schenectady County Community College has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement, but there is a math and science requirement.

Students do not have to take a computer class.

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math Yes
Science Yes
Computer No

Reminder: Check with Schenectady County Community College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Schenectady County Community College

When choosing a major, Schenectady County Community College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Schenectady County Community College. Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed. Schenectady County Community College offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.

NOTE: Declaring a double major may require more work but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to a graduate program.


Frequently Asked Questions About Schenectady County Community College


Does Schenectady County Community College Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

✅ Schenectady County Community College does offer services for students with disabilities.

Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does Schenectady County Community College Have An Online Program?

✅ Schenectady County Community College true for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Schenectady County Community College Give Credit for AP Classes?

✅ Schenectady County Community College true Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Schenectady County Community College Have An Honors Program?

✅ Schenectady County Community College true for highly-qualified applicants, but false.

Does Schenectady County Community College Require Internships?

🟨 Schenectady County Community College does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.


Additional Information About Schenectady County Community College


Schenectady County Community College Library

The main library on campus is the Begley Library and there are no other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Schenectady County Community College

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

Schenectady County Community College does not have any dual degree programs available for students.

ROTC

Does Schenectady County Community College have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

SCCC does not have any ROTC programs.

Keep Reading About Schenectady County Community College

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SCCC Majors & Subject Areas

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

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

6,634

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

69%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$5,924

Out-of-State

$10,508

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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