Onondaga Community College: Ranking & Review

United States
Top 29%

Onondaga Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)10,6595,2085,451

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
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 Humanities401401
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services156156
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service120120
Health Professions and Related Programs117117
Public Administration and Social Service Professions8686
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields7272
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs6464
Visual and Performing Arts6363
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services5555
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2222
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences1313
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services1212
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1111
Precision Production88
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians77
Personal and Culinary Services33
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
City population145,000