Ocean County College: Ranking & Review

Toms River
United States
Top 35%

Ocean County College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)8,3773,6874,690

2,495 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,201 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Ocean County 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.

Ocean County College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Ocean County College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$4,110$6,750
Fees for full-time undergraduates$985$985
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$137$225

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1,1401,140
Health Professions and Related Programs138138
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services8686
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service8080
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2222
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2121
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services1313
Visual and Performing Arts1313
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1212
Legal Professions and Studies99
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies33
Natural Resources and Conservation11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies
Grand Total1,5621,562

A total of 1,562 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Ocean County College.

Graduation rate35%31%39%
  • Full-time retention rate - 75%
  • Part-time retention rate - 46%

General info

Alternative namesOCC
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff531
Instructional FTE218
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.ocean.edu
AddressCollege Drive
Toms River, New Jersey, 08754-2001
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population91,000