Clinton Community College (CCC) is located in Clinton County, in Plattsburgh, New York, at the site where the historic Hotel Champlain once stood a hundred years ago. CCC is affiliated with the State University of New York (SUNY), which affords students seeking a degree, as well as students expecting to transfer to a four-year university, the opportunity to get the education they’re looking for.
CCC’s mission is to enrich students’ minds by providing educational opportunities that allow students to help strengthen the economy and improve the quality of life in the community.
Diplomas and degrees are awarded at CCC through courses in the following subject areas:
- Social and Behavioral Sciences
- Nursing and Healthcare
CCC offers 19 AA, AS, and AAS programs in the above subjects, as well as 7 certificate programs. Class sizes are small, which afford students the opportunity to have a close relationship with professors. CCC also offers flexible course options, such as daytime and evening courses, in addition to their online courses.
CCC believes in their students and offers support services, such as childcare, counseling, career services, disability services, as well as tutoring, for those students in need.
There are several ways to apply to Clinton Community College. Students can apply online through a webpage on CCC’s website (http://hpweb.clinton.edu/launch_admissions.html), by downloading the CCC admissions application and following the instructions, or by using the State University of New York (SUNY APC) (http://www.suny.edu) application. There is a $40 fee for the SUNY application method, but applying this way allows a student to apply to 4 separate SUNY colleges on one form.
Students will also need to have their high school or college transcripts (if applicable), a completed FAFSA application, and immunization records. Students may also be required to take placement tests. In-state students will need to complete a certificate of residency to receive in-state rates. Disabled students will need to speak with a learning resource specialist (http://www.clinton.edu/Admissions/Content-Staff/uid/ddb2799c-b9dc-4109-82ab-cf5fa18d48ca/gid/20/email.cml).
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $7,000. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition estimates are:
- State Residents: $4,200-$5,000
- Out-of-State: $9,200-$11,040
- Charges per unit:
- In-State: $180-$210 per unit
- Out-of-State: $380-$460 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||87%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||79%||$5,669|
|Receiving Student Loans||40%||$5,476|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To support students and graduates, Clinton Community College may offer student services like:
- Distance learning
- Classes offered on nights and weekends
- Remedial courses
- Counseling assistance
- Work study style employment
- Child care
Graduation & Transfer Rates
Community colleges offer a variety of career and transfer options for students. The following table shows the graduation and transfer-out rates for this school, versus those community colleges in New York, which can be valuable information for determining which school to attend.
|Clinton Community College||Clinton County||New York|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Associate's Degree in Nursing (ADN) Program
- Accredited by the New York State Board of Regents, State Education Department, Office of the Professions (Nursing Education) (since 1977)
- See a list of all associate's degree in nursing (ADN) programs in New York
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Clinton Community College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Computer and Information Sciences
Family and Consumer Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mechanic and Repair Technology
Natural Resources and Conservation
Public Administration and Social Services
Security and Protective Services
Other Community Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Clinton Community College.
- North Country Community College in Saranac Lake, NY (40 miles away)
- SUNY College of Technology at Canton in Canton, NY (86 miles away)
- Adirondack Community College in Queensbury, NY (90 miles away)
- Fulton - Montgomery Community College in Johnstown, NY (123 miles away)
- Jefferson Community College in Watertown, NY (132 miles away)