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Enrollment
Fall 2016 credit..................................................................13,587
2015-16 credit/noncredit......................................................31,412
Female................................................................................53%
Male....................................................................................47%
Minority...............................................................................37%
Under 20 years old...............................................................36%
20-24..................................................................................33%
25-29..................................................................................12%
30+......................................................................................20%*
* Percentages don't add up to 100 because of rounding.

Monroe County residents..................................................80%
Average age of MCC students ..........................................21
Number of military veterans and active-duty students..........552
Number of registrations for online courses in 2015-16..........17,381
More than half a million students have attended MCC since fall 1962.

Fall 2016 Enrollment by Towns in Monroe County
Town Number
Brighton 459
Chili 486
Clarkson 59
East Rochester 83
Gates 503
Greece 1,533
Hamlin 85
Henrietta 743
Irondequoit 789
Mendon 99
Ogden 257
Parma 231
Penfield 488
Perinton 523
Pittsford 232
Riga 65
Rochester 3,398
Rush 51
Sweden 118
Webster 641
Wheatland 63
Out of
Monroe
County
2,314


Employees
Full-time faculty: 294
Part-time employees and adjunct faculty: 735
Full-time administrative/professional: 296
Full-time support staff: 286

Academics
Degree and Certificate Programs: More than 100

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

Educational Goals
Students enrolled in transfer programs: 70%
Students enrolled in career programs: 21%
Students not enrolled in a program: 9%
Four-year schools that class of 2015 transferred to: 111
MCC has unique dual-admission agreements with 20 four-year institutions, including many SUNY colleges.

Prior Educational Experience
of new and readmitted students enrolled in fall 2016
No college or university 44%
Some college or university 46%
Associate degree 6%
Bachelor’s degree 4%

Student Life
Clubs/organizations: More than 50
Residence hall capacity: 772
Intercollegiate sports teams: 11
NJCAA team national championships: 27
NJCAA individual national champions: 30

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
MCC’s Economic Development and Innovative Workforce Services Division uses labor market intelligence to guide MCC’s development of education and training programs. Through regional partnerships, our work now includes analyses of the advanced manufacturing workforce cluster in Western and Central New York. 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 2015-16: 3,551
In 2015-16, MCC worked with 187 employers and organizations in the public and private sectors to provide workforce training.

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

MCC is a military-friendly school, according to Military Timesand U.S. Veterans publications.

Graduates of MCC’s nursing, radiologic technology, dental hygiene and paramedic programs perform well above state and national averages on certification and licensure exams, achieving pass rates of 92% or higher in 2015.

A team of MCC engineering and computer science students captured first place for the third straight year in the 2016 SUNY Two-year Engineering Science Association's robotics competition.

Faculty and staff have received 116 SUNY Chancellor’s Awards recognizing excellence in teaching, faculty service, professional service, librarianship, classified service, and scholarship and creative activities.

Finances/Tuition
Budget: $126,735,000
Full-time tuition: $2,050/semester in-state, $4,100 out-of-state*
Per credit hour tuition: $171 in-state, $342 out-of-state*
Student financial aid: $68 million
*As of fall 2016

Economic Impact
The average MCC student’s income increases by $3.40 for every dollar the student invests in his/her MCC education.

Students enjoy 13.9% average rate of return on their MCC educational investment, recovering all costs in 8.8 years.

The MCC-educated workforce adds approximately $737.9 million in income to Monroe County each year.

State and local governments see an average annual rate of return of 14% on their support for MCC.

Local employers hire the vast majority of MCC graduates.


Community Impact
Grants brought into the community in 2015-16: $6.5 million

Contributions from private philanthropists to the MCC Foundation and transferred to the College in support of programs, facilities and scholarships in 2015-16: $2.33 million

Since 1993, the MCC Foundation has awarded more than $10.4 million in scholarships, including $1.3 million in 2015-16 alone.

MCC strengthens families and communities by developing, cultivating and sustaining clear educational pathways 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 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/P-TECH (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)

4,606 high school students from 45 schools and BOCES locations took MCC courses for college credit in their home school in 2015-16. In partnerships with high schools, MCC offers more than 80 different courses for dual-enrollment credit.

Percentage of 2015 Monroe County high school graduates enrolled at MCC in fall 2015: 23%

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