Nassau Community College: Ranking & Review

Garden City Rank United States Rank World Rank
2 1501 5373
Top 32%

Nassau Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

3,430 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

689 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50.

Nassau 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.

Nassau Community College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
Off-campus $24,782 $29,884
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Nassau Community College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $5,102 $10,204
Fees for full-time undergraduates $530 $530
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $213 $426

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1,810 1,810
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 545 545
Health Professions and Related Programs 316 316
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 225 225
Visual and Performing Arts 145 145
Legal Professions and Studies 97 97
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 73 73
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 65 65
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 48 48
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 47 47
Personal and Culinary Services 42 42
Engineering 36 36
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 25 25
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services 20 20
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians 19 19
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 16 16
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 14 14
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 11 11
Construction Trades 9 9
Education 8 8
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 8 8
English Language and Literature & Letters 3 3
Grand Total3,5823,582

A total of 3,582 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Nassau Community College.

Graduation rate24%19%29%
  • Full-time retention rate - 70%
  • Part-time retention rate - 55%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff1,476
Instructional FTE750
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional

Location and Contacts

AddressOne Education Dr
Garden City, New York, 11530-6793
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large