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York County Community College Data & Information Overview

If you want to know more about York County Community College, such as what majors does it offer, how diverse it is, how well it ranks, and more, this is your one-stop resource. 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 York County Community College Ranked?

2022 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.

York County Community College was awarded 58 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is general human services.

Overall Quality

York County Community College is ranked #2,251 out of 2,576 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2022 Best Colleges list.

York County Community College is also ranked #18 out of 23 schools in Maine.

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Is It Hard to Get Into York County Community College?

Acceptance Rate

Returning adults and other non-traditional students may appreciate the fact that York County Community College has an open admissions policy. This means that you'll only have to submit basic materials, which may include proof that you completed high school or an equivalent program.

Learn more about York County Community College admissions.

York County Community College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

With a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1, York County Community College is about average in this regard as the nationwide rate is 15 to 1. While this does not translate directly to class size, it's a good indicator of how much time professors will have to spend with their students on a one-on-one basis.

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 York County Community College is 15%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

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Retention and Graduation Rates at York County 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 York County Community College is 66%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

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York County Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,630 undergraduates at York County Community College with 382 being full-time and 1,248 being part-time.

How Much Does York County Community College Cost?

The overall average net price of York County Community College is $8,359. 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 York County Community College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$5,865 $6,809 $9,907 $13,518 $12,979

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 York County 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 York County Community College, approximately 18% of students took out student loans averaging $3,634 a year. That adds up to $14,536 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at York County Community College is 14.5%. 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 York County Community College Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from York County Community College make about $27,800 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is about 30% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.

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See which majors at York County Community College make the most money.

Location of York County Community College

York County Community College is a public institution situated in Wells, Maine. The rural area surrounding the school is great for students who prefer living in a country setting.

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Contact details for York County Community College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 112 College Drive, Wells, ME 04090
Phone: 207-646-9282
Website: https://www.yccc.edu/

York County Community College Majors

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

Online Learning at York County 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 2018-2019, 738 students took at least one online class at York County Community College. This is an increase from the 712 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2018-2019 738 427
2017-2018 712 347
2016-2017 762 376
2015-2016 794 388
2013-2014 548 198

Learn more about online learning at York County Community College.

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

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