Tompkins Cortland Community College: Ranking & Review

United States
Top 41%

Tompkins Cortland Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,6321,1641,468

1,201 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

343 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Tompkins Cortland 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.

Tompkins Cortland 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 $11,750 and other expenses per full academic year.

Tompkins Cortland Community College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 816 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$4,950$10,200
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,064$1,064
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$181$372

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities229229
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services156156
Health Professions and Related Programs7474
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service3838
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services3535
Public Administration and Social Service Professions2525
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences2222
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2222
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1919
Legal Professions and Studies1313
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services1111
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1010
Visual and Performing Arts99
Personal and Culinary Services44
English Language and Literature & Letters44
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences33
Natural Resources and Conservation33
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies22
Science Technologies & Technicians22
Grand Total689689

A total of 689 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Tompkins Cortland Community College.

Graduation rate28%25%30%
  • Full-time retention rate - 47%
  • Part-time retention rate - 44%

General info

Alternative namesTompkins Cortland
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff306
Instructional FTE118
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address170 North St
Dryden, New York, 13053-0139
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Fringe
City population14,000