Onondaga Community College: Ranking & Review

Syracuse Rank United States Rank World Rank
5 1392 4842
Top 29%

Onondaga Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

1,905 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

562 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Onondaga 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.

Onondaga Community College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $16,940 $21,510
Off-campus $16,940 $21,510
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $7,900 and other expenses per full academic year.

Onondaga Community College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 779 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $4,570 $9,140
Fees for full-time undergraduates $584 $584
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $190 $190

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 401 401
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 156 156
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 120 120
Health Professions and Related Programs 117 117
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 86 86
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 72 72
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 64 64
Visual and Performing Arts 63 63
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 55 55
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 22 22
Engineering 15 15
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 13 13
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services 12 12
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 11 11
Precision Production 8 8
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians 7 7
Personal and Culinary Services 3 3
Architecture and Related Services
Natural Resources and Conservation
Construction Trades
Grand Total1,2251,225

A total of 1,225 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Onondaga Community College.

Graduation rate22%19%24%
  • Full-time retention rate - 53%
  • Part-time retention rate - 37%

General info

Alternative namesOCC
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementOnondaga Community College makes high quality educational programs and services accessible to our diverse citizenry, empowering individuals to explore and discover their inherent potential and to transform themselves to live, work and thrive in our global community.
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff837
Instructional FTE323
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Official Websitesunyocc.edu
Address4585 West Seneca Turnpike
Syracuse, New York, 13215-4585
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large