Jefferson Community College: Ranking & Review

United States
Top 49%

Jefferson Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)3,4601,3882,072

1,119 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

323 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Jefferson 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.

Jefferson 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 $11,316 and other expenses per full academic year.

Jefferson Community College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 294 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$4,584$7,344
Fees for full-time undergraduates$673$673
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$191$306

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities280280
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services117117
Health Professions and Related Programs5959
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service5858
Public Administration and Social Service Professions3131
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1616
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences1212
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences99
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services66
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields55
Legal Professions and Studies33
Grand Total611611

A total of 611 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Jefferson Community College.

Graduation rate27%23%30%
  • Full-time retention rate - 54%
  • Part-time retention rate - 24%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff286
Instructional FTE129
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address1220 Coffeen St
Watertown, New York, 13601-1897
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small
City population27,000