Cumberland County College, located in Vineland, New Jersey, was founded in 1966 and was the first county college in the state to open its own campus. The school is dedicated to providing the residents with the best education possible, having over the years expanded its campus and offerings to meet the needs of the community. The addition of facilities and services alongside continued review of programs to ensure that they are up to date means the school can provide a high quality education that meets and exceeds the needs and expectations of the modern student.
Cumberland County College offers over 90 programs that allow students to obtain career and technical training or to pursue academic transfer to a four year institution. The variety of programs allows for flexibility of choice, giving students the opportunity to pursue the track that best reflects his or her goals. Career training programs provide students with the skills and abilities necessary to become professionals in the workforce. Students will obtain theoretical and practical education in their field of study, learning to apply methods and techniques to real world settings over the course of one to two years, earning a certificate or degree that allows for employment opportunities at the entry level.
Academic transfer programs provide education and study that qualifies as the first two years of a four year education. Upon completion, students will apply to a four year institution to continue their education and earn a bachelor's degree. Transfer to public New Jersey institutions is facilitated through the agreements in place that allow guaranteed admission to graduates that meet certain academic requirements. Transfer to out of state or private institutions will have separate requirements.
Programs offered include:
Admissions and Financial Aid
Cumberland County College is a public, two year, open enrollment institution that allows any individual to enroll. To do so one must complete and submit the application for admission and the pay the tuition fee. Enrolled students should provide transcripts and test scores, and it may be necessary for students to take a placement exam prior to registration. Students are also encouraged to participate in new student orientation to familiarize themselves with the campus and to meet with a counselor to develop a curriculum and discuss educational goals.
Financial aid is available in the form of loans, grants and scholarships. Students must complete and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), the information from which will be used to determine need and program eligibility. The school will provide the student with a financial aid package which may be used to pay for tuition, books, and other fees. To maintain aid, students must maintain a strong academic performance and reapply for it prior to each academic year.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $7,900. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Tuition estimates per year:
- State Residents: $3,400-$4,100
- Out-of-State: $14,000-$16,270
- Charges per unit:
- In-State: $110-$140 per unit
- Out-of-State: $450-$540 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||89%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||80%||$5,320|
|Receiving Student Loans||23%||$6,043|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To help support students, Cumberland County College may provide services like:
- Online course work available
- Night and weekend classes available
- Remedial courses
- Counseling assistance
- Student employment
- Helping students find work after graduation
Graduation & Transfer Rates
Community colleges often offer both career training programs and options for students to transfer-out to four year institutions, which is why the table below is so important, it compares this school against community colleges in New Jersey.
|Cumberland County College||Cumberland County||New Jersey|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Associate's Degree in Nursing (ADN) Program
- Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (since 1969)
- Find all the other nursing programs in New Jersey
- Radiology Technician Program
- Accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (since 1988)
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 Cumberland County 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,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Computer and Information Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Legal Professions and Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Public Administration and Social Services
Security and Protective Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Other Community Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Cumberland County College.
- Atlantic Cape Community College in Mays Landing, NJ (20 miles away)
- Rowan College at Gloucester County in Sewell, NJ (24 miles away)
- Ocean County College in Toms River, NJ (62 miles away)
- Wor - Wic Community College in Salisbury, MD (77 miles away)
- Brookdale Community College in Lincroft, NJ (79 miles away)