Herkimer County Community College: Ranking & Review

United States

Herkimer County Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,6321,0851,547

972 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

544 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Herkimer County Community College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Herkimer County Community College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $9,730 and other expenses per full academic year.

Herkimer County Community College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 648 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$4,470$7,000
Fees for full-time undergraduates$650$1,250
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$164$278

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities136136
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services9999
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service5353
Health Professions and Related Programs4848
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2121
Legal Professions and Studies1515
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1212
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences1212
Physical Sciences1010
Visual and Performing Arts1010
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies99
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services55
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services33
Science Technologies & Technicians11
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields
Natural Resources and Conservation
Mathematics and Statistics
Construction Trades
Grand Total440440

A total of 440 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Herkimer County Community College.

Graduation rate34%30%38%
  • Full-time retention rate - 56%
  • Part-time retention rate - 44%

General info

Alternative namesHerkimer College
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff217
Instructional FTE79
Research FTE2
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Official Websiteherkimer.edu
Address100 Reservoir Rd
Herkimer, New York, 13350-1598
United States
Urbanization levelRural: Fringe