Montgomery County Community College Overview
Located in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania, Montgomery County Community College is a public institution. Montco is located in a safe and convenient suburb.
What Is Montgomery County Community College Known For?
- The highest award offered at Montco is the associate's degree.
- In 2017-2018, 26% of the faculty were full-time.
Montgomery County Community College Rankings
Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.
Montco has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.
|#88||Most Popular Online Associate’s Degree Schools||Tweet It - Post It|
|#215||Most Popular Associate’s Degree Schools||Tweet It - Post It|
Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Montco.
Where Is Montgomery County Community College?
Contact details for Montco are given below.
|Address:||340 Dekalb Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422-0796|
How Do I Get Into Montco?
You can apply to Montco online at: https://www.mc3.edu/admissions/applying-to-mccc/apply-now
Can I Afford Montgomery County Community College?
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 Montco, approximately 35% of students took out student loans averaging $4,555 a year. That adds up to $18,220 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Montco is 15.1%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.
Montgomery County Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity
Of the 3,147 full-time undergraduates at Montco, 54% are male and 46% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Montgomery County Community College students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||430|
|Hispanic or Latino||289|
Over 31 countries are represented at Montco. The most popular countries sending students to the school are South Korea, China, and Vietnam.
Online Learning at Montgomery County Community College
The following chart shows how the online learning population at Montco has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 11th most popular in Pennsylvania for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of Montco
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Montgomery County Community College was 3.3%. This is the #1,794 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Montco regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Montco majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Montco ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Montco.
|Major||Growth Rate Rank|
|Accounting & Computer Science||#1|
|Business Support & Assistant Services||#109|
|Multi / Interdisciplinary Studies||#177|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||#225|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting||#381|
|Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities||#427|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||#427|
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
Montgomery County Community College Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
*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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