Jefferson Community College: Ranking & Review

Watertown Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 2463 8234
Top 49%

Jefferson Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

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
On-campus $21,423 $24,183
Off-campus $21,423 $24,183
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 Humanities 280 280
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 117 117
Health Professions and Related Programs 59 59
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 58 58
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 31 31
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 16 16
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 12 12
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 9 9
Engineering 9 9
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 6 6
Education 6 6
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 5 5
Legal Professions and Studies 3 3
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