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Kingsborough Community College Data & Information Overview

Want the scoop on Kingsborough Community College? We've put together a comprehensive report on the school that covers what majors KCC offers, how the school ranks, how diverse it is, and much more. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you'll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is Kingsborough Community College Ranked?

2021 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.

Kingsborough Community College was awarded 18 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

KCC was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

See all of the rankings for Kingsborough Community College.

Is It Hard to Get Into KCC?

Acceptance Rate

If you are worried about getting into Kingsborough Community College, don't be. The school has a liberal open admissions policy, which means you only need to meet basic requirements in order to be admitted. Still, be sure to submit a complete application and provide any other requested materials.

Learn more about Kingsborough Community College admissions.

Kingsborough Community College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used as a measure to gauge how much access students will have to their professors - the lower the number, the better. At Kingsborough Community College, this rate is 22 to 1, which is high when compared to the national average of 15 to 1.

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 Kingsborough Community College is 42%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  42 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Kingsborough Community College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at Kingsborough Community College is 70%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  70 out of 100

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Good Overall Diversity at KCC

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 15,443 undergraduates at KCC with 7,672 being full-time and 7,771 being part-time.

KCC Diversity Score

When calculating the overall diversity score for a school, College Factual does not just look at the percentage of women and racial-ethnic minorities*. Instead, it looks to see how good of a mixture a school has with regard to gender, ethnicity, age, and location of origin.

The overall diversity score for KCC is 72.90 out of 100, meaning that is is more diverse than most schools in the country.

Overall Diversity Score  72.90 out of 100
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How Much Does Kingsborough Community College Cost?

The overall average net price of KCC is $6,323. 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 KCC

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$5,541 $7,064 $10,029 $12,413 $13,788

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 KCC, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At KCC, approximately 3% of students took out student loans averaging $3,992 a year. That adds up to $15,968 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at KCC is 12.0%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do KCC Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from KCC with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $35,400 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.


See which majors at Kingsborough Community College make the most money.

Location of Kingsborough Community College

Kingsborough Community College is a public institution situated in Brooklyn, New York. The surrounding area of the school is a good match for students who enjoy city life.

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Location of Kingsborough Community College

Contact details for KCC are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 2001 Oriental Blvd, Brooklyn, NY 11235
Phone: 718-368-5000

Kingsborough Community College Majors

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

Online Learning at KCC

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2017-2018, 926 students took at least one online class at Kingsborough Community College. This is an increase from the 702 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 926 73
2016-2017 702 52
2015-2016 453 26
2014-2015 522 33
2013-2014 2,165 451

Learn more about online learning at Kingsborough Community College.

Notes and References


*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.


More about our data sources and methodologies.

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