Sinclair Community College: Ranking & Review

United States
Top 21%

Sinclair Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)18,4487,91410,534

6,683 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

3,434 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Sinclair 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.

Sinclair Community 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.

Sinclair Community College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$3,169$6,436
Fees for full-time undergraduates$512$512
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$146$282

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs1,3711,371
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1,1321,132
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service487487
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services335335
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields258258
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities243243
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians211211
Visual and Performing Arts198198
Public Administration and Social Service Professions177177
Personal and Culinary Services9999
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs4242
Transportation and Materials Moving4141
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies3434
Precision Production3131
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2929
English Language and Literature & Letters2727
Legal Professions and Studies2727
Social Sciences2222
Mathematics and Statistics1717
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies1616
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences1313
Science Technologies & Technicians1313
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1010
Construction Trades1010
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences66
Physical Sciences66
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services44
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies44
Military Technologies and Applied Sciences22
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Grand Total5,0455,045

A total of 5,045 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Sinclair Community College.

Graduation rate26%26%25%
  • Full-time retention rate - 53%
  • Part-time retention rate - 41%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff1,292
Instructional FTE578
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address444 W. Third St.
Dayton, Ohio, 45402-1460
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population142,000