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Enrollment
Fall 2017 credit..................................................................12,907
2016-17 credit/noncredit......................................................30,110
Female................................................................................53%
Male....................................................................................47%
Minority...............................................................................39%
Under 20 years old...............................................................36%
20-24..................................................................................32%
25-29..................................................................................13%
30+......................................................................................19%

Monroe County residents..................................................81%
Average age of MCC students ..........................................21
Number of military veteran and active-duty students..........491
Number of registrations for online courses in 2016-17..........19,704
More than half a million students have attended MCC since fall 1962.

Fall 2017 Enrollment by Towns in Monroe County
Town Number
Brighton 458
Chili 445
Clarkson 49
East Rochester 71
Gates 466
Greece 1,519
Hamlin 73
Henrietta 729
Irondequoit 768
Mendon 88
Ogden 256
Parma 222
Penfield 445
Perinton 492
Pittsford 225
Riga 59
Rochester 3,332
Rush 40
Sweden 107
Webster 599
Wheatland 72
Out of
Monroe
County
2,118


Employees
Full-time faculty: 295
Part-time employees and adjunct faculty: 710
Full-time administrative/professional: 306
Full-time support staff: 304

Academics
Degree and certificate programs: More than 100

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

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 2016 transferred to: 134
MCC has unique dual-admission agreements with 16 four-year institutions, including many SUNY colleges.

Prior Educational Experience*
of new and readmitted students enrolled in fall 2017
No college or university 49%
Some college or university 42%
Associate degree 5%
Bachelor’s degree 4%
Master's degree or higher 1%
* Percentages don't add up to 100 because of rounding.

Student Life
Clubs/organizations: More than 50
Residence hall capacity: 772
Intercollegiate sports teams: 11
NJCAA team national championships: 28
NJCAA individual national champions: 31
NJCAA Region III team championships: 209
2016-17 individual NJCAA All-Academic Team members: 27

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 2016-17: 4,377
In 2016-17, MCC worked with 222 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 named one of the most innovative U.S. colleges for adult learners by Washington Monthly magazine.

MCC is a military-friendly school, according to Military Timesand the Military Friendly® organization.

Faculty and staff have received 118 SUNY Chancellor’s Awards recognizing excellence in teaching, faculty service, professional service, librarianship, classified service, and scholarship and creative activities.

For the fourth straight year, a team of MCC engineering and computer science students captured first place in the 2017 SUNY Two-year Engineering Science Association's robotics competition.

Jonathon Little, assistant professor of geosciences, is named 2017 Distinguished Geospatial Educator by the National Geospatial Technology Center of Excellence for his significant contributions to education.

Finances/Tuition
Budget: $122,933,000
Full-time tuition: $2,140/semester in-state, $4,280 out-of-state*
Per credit hour tuition: $179 in-state, $358 out-of-state*
Student financial aid: $63.7 million
*As of fall 2017

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 2016-17: $11.4 million

Contributions from private philanthropists to the MCC Foundation and transferred to the College in support of programs, facilities and scholarships in 2016-17: $3.13 million

Since 1993, the MCC Foundation has awarded more than $11.7 million in scholarships, including $1.33 million in 2016-17 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 and World of Inquiry School (for Grades 11-12)

● Horizons summer program (for Grades K-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)

4,385 high school students from 45 schools and BOCES locations took MCC courses in their home school in 2016-17. In partnerships with high schools, MCC offers more than 80 different courses for dual-enrollment credit.

Percentage of 2016 Monroe County high school graduates enrolled at MCC in fall 2016: 22%

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