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MCC Facts 2015-16

Enrollment
Fall 2015 credit..................................................................14,586
2014-15 credit/noncredit...................................................32,841
Female................................................................................53%
Male....................................................................................47%
Minority...............................................................................37%
Under 20 years old.............................................................35%
20-24..................................................................................32%
25-29..................................................................................13%
30+......................................................................................20%
Monroe County residents..................................................81%
Average age of MCC students ..........................................21
Number of military veterans and active-duty students....................649
Students enrolled in at least one online course in 2014-15..........7,971
A total of 498,783 students have attended MCC since fall 1962.

Fall 2015 Enrollment by Towns in Monroe County
Town Number
Brighton 531
Chili 513
Clarkson 61
East Rochester 91
Gates 561
Greece 1,655
Hamlin 84
Henrietta 818
Irondequoit 857
Mendon 107
Ogden 308
Parma 244
Penfield 487
Perinton 547
Pittsford 225
Riga 68
Rochester 3,778
Rush 48
Sweden 110
Webster 670
Wheatland 68
Out of
Monroe
County
2,755

Employees
Full-time faculty: 307
Part-time employees and adjunct faculty: 792
Full-time administrative/professional: 289
Full-time support staff: 303

Academics
Degree and Certificate Programs: More than 100

Top Chosen Fields
1. Liberal arts and sciences
2. Business
3. Human services
4. Criminal justice
5. Engineering
6. Hospitality
7. Education
8. Nursing
9. Communications/Graphic design
10. Auto technology

Educational Goals
Students enrolled in transfer programs: 71%
Students enrolled in career programs: 21%
Students not enrolled in a program: 8%
Four-year schools that class of 2014 transferred to: 125
MCC has unique dual-admission agreements with 27 four-year institutions, including many SUNY colleges.

Prior Educational Experience
as indicated by students enrolled in fall 2015

No college or university 45%
Some college or university 26%
Associate degree 5%
Bachelor’s degree 4%
Master’s degree or higher 1%

Student Life
Clubs/organizations: More than 50
Residence hall capacity: 772
Intercollegiate sports teams: 12
NJCAA team national championships: 26
NJCAA individual national champions: 26

MCC Corporate College
MCC responds to the needs of the regional and national workforce with innovative learning solutions to help businesses, industries, agencies and individuals maintain a competitive edge. Professional guidance, data collection and expert analysis are core components of its work process. Through MCC Corporate College, courses are delivered as both open-enrollment and custom-training solutions, with credit and noncredit options.
www.workforceforward.com

Economic & Workforce Development
Within the past year, MCC’s Division of Economic Development and Innovative Workforce Services has produced several reports aimed at increasing the community’s understanding of our regional economy’s needs and at guiding MCC’s investments in education and training programs. The reports provide data-driven analyses of current and emerging local workforce dynamics.
workforceforward.com/reports

MCC Career Coach, a web-based tool, provides up-to-date local employment data and matches local job opportunities with the education and training offered at MCC to help people find high-demand careers. careercoach.monroecc.edu

Number of registrations for courses offered through MCC Corporate College in 2014-15: 4,831
In 2014-15, MCC worked with 209 employers and organizations in the public and private sectors to provide workforce training.


High-quality Benchmarks
MCC is ranked in the top 3% of U.S. community colleges for most associate degrees and certificates awarded.

MCC is a military-friendly school, according to G.I. Jobs and U.S. Veterans magazines.

78 MCC students earned the national 2014 President’s Volunteer Service Award, engaging in a total of 19,096 hours of civic service.

MCC is among the top 15 U.S. colleges recognized for quality education and training in small unmanned aerial vehicles.

Graduates of MCC’s nursing, radiologic technology and dental hygiene programs perform well above state and national averages on certification and licensure exams, achieving pass rates of 91% or higher.

A robot designed and built by MCC engineering and computer science students won second place in the 2015 American Association for Engineering Education's student design and manufacturing competition.

Among MCC's award-winning faculty is 2014 U.S. Professor of the YearJohn Wadach, an engineering science and physics professor who has been recognized for his excellence in teaching and mentoring by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching and the Council for Advancement and Support of Education.

Faculty and staff have received 115 SUNY Chancellor’s Awards recognizing excellence in teaching, faculty service, professional service, librarianship, classified service, and scholarship and creative activities.

Finances/Tuition
Budget: $124,221,234
Full-time tuition: $1,900/semester in-state, $3,800 out-of-state*
Per credit hour tuition: $159 in-state, $318 out-of-state*
Student financial aid: $75 million
*As of fall 2015

In upstate New York, MCC has the lowest tuition among community colleges.


Economic Impact
The average MCC student’s income increases by $8.30 for every dollar the student invests in his/her MCC education.

Students enjoy 18.3% average rate of return on their MCC educational investment, recovering all costs in 8.8 years.

The MCC-educated workforce adds approximately $602.4 million in income to Monroe County each year.

State and local governments see an annual rate of return of 7.9% on their support for MCC.

Local employers hire the vast majority of MCC graduates.


Community Impact
Grants brought into the community in 2014-15: More than $5 million

Contributions from private philanthropists to the MCC Foundation and transferred to the College in support of programs, facilities and scholarships in 2014-15: $2.7 million

Since 1993, the MCC Foundation has awarded more than $9.1 million in scholarships, including $1.17 million in 2014-15 alone.

MCC strengthens the education continuum by developing, cultivating and sustaining clear pathways extending from early childhood through career. Here are several key initiatives through which MCC helps underrepresented and/or at-risk students achieve academic success:

● College-readiness programs in East High School, East Irondequoit Central School District, Monroe High School, and World of Inquiry School (for Grades 11-12)

● Horizons summer program (for Grades 1-8)

● Liberty Partnerships Program (for Grades 7-12)

● Pathways in Technology Early College High School (for Grades 9-14)

● Rochester Early College International High School (for Grades 9-12)

● Science and Technology Entry Program (for Grades 7-12)

● Upward Bound/Upward Bound Math and Science (for Grades 8-12)

In 2014-15, a total of 4,675 high school students from 45 schools and BOCES locations took MCC courses for college credit in their home school -- the highest annual enrollment ever in MCC's dual-enrollment program. In partnerships with high schools, MCC offers more than 80 different courses for dual-enrollment credit.

Percentage of 2014 Monroe County high school graduates enrolled at MCC: 23%

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