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Cape Cod Community College Data & Information Overview

This overview covers the essential stats on Cape Cod Community College, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more. If you’re interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is Cape Cod Community College Ranked?

2023 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

Cape Cod Community College was awarded 24 badges in the 2023 rankings.

Overall Quality

According to College Factual's 2023 analysis, Cape Cod Community College is ranked #1,874 out of 2,241 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality. This is an improvement over the previous year, when Cape Cod Community College held the #1,928 spot on the Best Overall Colleges list.

Out of the 63 colleges in Massachusetts, Cape Cod Community College is ranked at #60.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Cape Cod Community College?

Acceptance Rate

As long as you meet basic requirements, you should not have any trouble getting into Cape Cod Community College since the school has an open admissions policy. Still, be sure to submit any requested materials and that your application is completed in full.

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Cape Cod Community College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to measure the number of teaching resources that a college or university offers its students. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1, but at Cape Cod Community College it is much better at 11 to 1. That's good news for students who want to interact more on a personal level with their teachers.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Cape Cod Community College is 24%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

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Retention and Graduation Rates at Cape Cod Community College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At Cape Cod Community College this rate is 55%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

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Cape Cod Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 2,710 undergraduates at Cape Cod Community College with 811 being full-time and 1,899 being part-time.

How Much Does Cape Cod Community College Cost?

The overall average net price of Cape Cod Community College is $8,424. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Cape Cod Community College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$7,270 $7,540 $8,348 $11,404 $13,157

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Cape Cod Community College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Cape Cod Community College, approximately 11% of students took out student loans averaging $4,486 a year. That adds up to $17,944 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Cape Cod Community College is 10.5%. This is about the same as the national default rate of 10.1%.

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How Much Money Do Cape Cod Community College Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Cape Cod Community College with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $37,728 in their early years. This is about 11% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.

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Location of Cape Cod Community College

Cape Cod Community College is a public institution situated in West Barnstable, Massachusetts. The city atmosphere of West Barnstable makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

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Contact details for Cape Cod Community College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 2240 Iyannough Rd, West Barnstable, MA 02668-1599
Phone: 774-330-4022
Website: www.capecod.edu/

Cape Cod Community College Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Cape Cod Community College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Cape Cod Community College

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2019-2020, 1,313 students took at least one online class at Cape Cod Community College. This is an increase from the 940 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 1,313 446
2018-2019 940 338
2017-2018 884 303
2016-2017 836 252
2015-2016 804 244

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

References

More about our data sources and methodologies.