11,979
Students
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
100
100%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Essex County College is a 2-year institution located in Newark, NJ, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 303 University Avenue
Newark, NJ  07102
United States
Contact Ms. Marva Mack
Director of Admissions
Phone: 973-877-3119
Fax: 973-623-6449

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Electrical, Electronic And Communications Engineering Technology Checkmark
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Science Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

7,757
Applied
7,757
Accepted
11,979
Enrolled
100%

Applying

25
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 15th Not reported Yes
Out of state Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

7,590
In-state
7,590
Out-of-state
3,795
In-district
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Fees

1,200
Full-time student fees
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Student Body

11,979
Total undergrad students
8%
International Students
1%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 24.11%
Black or African American 48.36%
White or Caucasian 9.54%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.19%
Asian 3.51%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.14%
Two or more races 0.49%
Other 5.9%

Gender

Male (42.07%)
Female (57.93%)

Campus Life

Student Activities

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Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Fashion Entertainment Board, Phi Theta Kappa, Latin Student Union, DECA and Black Student Association

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Soccer No Checkmark No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Soccer No No No
Table Tennis No No No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Weight Lifting No No No

Faculty

601
Total Faculty
29:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 118
Part-time - 483
Male - 332
Female - 269