MCC Facts

What We Offer


MCC maintains in-state tuition that is among the most affordable within the Finger Lakes region and the State University of New York system.

TUITION | 2020-21
( annual, full-time, in-state )

$4,706 for MCC tuition, $7,070 for SUNY Geneseo, $7,070 for SUNNY Brockport, $35,352 for St. John Fisher College, $52,030 for Rochester Institute of Technology
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of MCC Students Graduated
with Zero Debt in 2020-21

Full-Time Tuition *

$2,353 per semester

$4,706 per semester




*as of fall 2021

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disbursed by MCC in financial aid awards, excluding loans, to 6,308 students during 2020-2021; these awards provided access to many students who otherwise could not afford college.


in contributions from private philanthropists to the MCC Foundation and transferred to the college in support of programs, facilities and scholarships in 2020-21.

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$1.1 Million

in scholarships awarded to 572 students by the MCC Foundation in 2020-21

$15 Million

in scholarships awarded by the MCC Foundation since 2006


in emergency funds awarded through the Dreamkeepers program to help students overcome basic needs insecurities, including technology challenges, in 2020


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More than 100

degree and certificate programs, including fast-track programs ranging from 12 days to 22 weeks, with industry-based curriculum and small class sizes.

50 plus

degree and certificate programs offered fully and partially online


student-faculty ratio (2020-21)

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100 percent

of our programs offer at least one form of applied learning, including apprentice training, civic engagement, clinical/practicum, co-op, entrepreneurship, internship, fieldwork, global education, research and/or service learning.

Credentials Offered
  • A.A., A.S., A.A.S. degrees, including a machine trades apprentice degree
  • SUNY certificates
  • Micro-credentials
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THE SEVEN SCHOOLS @ MCC connect students to an academic home and people who will support their personal success at the college. Visit the Schools @ MCC for a full list of fields.

  • Applied Sciences & Technologies
  • Arts & Humanities
  • Business & Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Community Engagement & Development
  • Health Sciences & Physical Wellness
  • Science, Technology, Engineering & Math
  • Social Sciences & Global Studies

TOP CHOSEN FIELDS OF STUDY* 1 Liberal arts and sciences, 2 Health studies, 3 Business administration, 4 Psychology, 5 Education *As of fall 2021

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MCC Hospitality student preparing food in the kitchen.


MCC provides flexible, learning opportunities to help diverse learners at all stages of their academic and professional careers meet their educational goals.

CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION: Programs meet industry standards and provide hands-on learning in high-demand fields.

COLLEGE TRANSFER: MCC has 2+2 Transfer Pathways with 14 four-year institutions, including SUNY colleges, enabling graduates to transfer with junior standing.

MCC CORPORATE COLLEGE: Courses are delivered as both open-enrollment and custom-training, with credit and noncredit options.

DUAL ENROLLMENT: Credits count toward a high school diploma as well as an MCC certificate, degree or apprenticeship before high school graduation.

CONTINUING EDUCATION: Offerings include a diverse array of noncredit courses that lead toward a new career, professional development or personal enrichment.

SUNY ONLINE: MCC offers 52 degree and certificate programs completely and partially online.

Our Unique Labs/Spaces

  • In addition to gaining on-the-job experience, automotive technology students receive hands-on learning in laboratories (shown at right) that can house 28 training vehicles at MCC’s Applied Technologies Center. Two of the labs are dedicated to specialized training for careers as General Motors and Toyota technicians.
  • Students in MCC’s fire protection technology degree program learn firefighting and rescue techniques using various high-tech simulators and props in the Northeast Fire Training Center and the Technical Rescue Building at the Public Safety Training Facility. Through scenario-based training, students gain the skills needed to effectively respond to industrial, chemical and electrical fires, plus multi-story and household fires and rescues.
A female Monroe Community College Auto Technology student in a working lab at the ATC Center on West Henrietta Road in Rochester, NY.

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Clubs and Organizations

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Intercollegiate Sports Teams

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Student-athletes Recognized
for GPAs of 3.3 or Higher

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Residence Hall Capacity

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NJCAA Team National Championships


NJCAA Individual National Champions


NJCAA Region III Team Championships

Economic & Workforce Development

Led by its Economic and Workforce Development Center’s efforts, MCC uses labor market intelligence to shape its educational and training programs and develop solutions to employers’ current and emerging workforce needs. The center’s reports provide data-driven analyses of local workforce dynamics. Find the labor market research reports online.

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registrations for courses offered through MCC Corporate College in 2020-21


MCC degrees and certificates, plus 632 industry credentials, awarded in 2020-21


employers and organizations in the public and private sectors provided workforce training through MCC in 2020-21


in public and private funds used to support 3,580 career program students’ education and training in 2020-21

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