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COLLEGE PROFILES

Montgomery County Community College

Blue Bell, PA
  • Public
    2 year
  • 13.6K
    Full + Part time Students
  • 1:16
    Faculty to Student Ratio
  • 8%
    Transfer Student Ratio
  • $8,581
    Avg. Financial Aid
For more than 56 years, Montgomery County Community College has grown with the community to meet the evolving educational needs of Montgomery County. The College’s comprehensive curriculum includes more than 100 associate degree and certificate programs, over 30 transfer partners, and many customized workforce training and certifications. Students enjoy the flexibility of learning at the College’s thriving campuses in Blue Bell and Pottstown, at the Culinary Arts Institute in Lansdale and online.
Over 13,500 courses transfer into Montgomery County Community College
busy atrium with students and balconies
smiling student in a recording studio
sunny day with scattered clouds over campus
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purple flowers in front of campus building
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interior with banners and walkways
tree and red chairs in front of campus building
aerial view of campus facilities and parking
students cooking in a culinary academy
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campus sign at the entrance with clear skies
two people at a mixing console in a recording studio
dance practice with instructor leading students
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classroom with students focused on their studies
students studying together in a library
students walking over a bridge towards Fine Arts Center
Veterans Resource Center building facade
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Overview

Founded 1964
Total Faculty 191
Full-Time Undergraduate 5,013
Part-Time Undergraduate 8,632
Application Acceptance Rate 100%
Transfer Students 1,085
Programs 105 Programs
Courses 624 Courses
Transfer Agreements 236 outgoing Transfer Agreements
Equivalencies 13,658 incoming Equivalencies
8,638 outgoing Equivalencies

Financial Information

In-State Tuition $4,320
Out-of-State Tuition $12,960
Books and Supplies $1,300
Federal Loans: Undergrads receiving aid 27%
Federal Loans: Average amount received $5,351
Scholarships & Grants: Undergrads receiving aid 32%
Scholarships & Grants: Average amount received $3,230
  • Scholarships and Financial Aid:
    The College administers federal, state and institutional financial assistance based on need. Students must complete the FAFSA, and indicate school code 004452. Complete financial aid guidelines are available at mc3.edu/paying-for-college/financial-aid Scholarship info: mc3.edu/paying-for-college/scholarships
  • Tuition and Fees:
    mc3.edu/tuition

Information for Transfer In Students

  • Accepts Transfers:
    Yes
  • Percentage Accepted:
    100% open admissions policy. Admission is selective and not guaranteed for the Dental Hygiene, PTA, Medical Assisting, Medical Laboratory Technician, Nursing, Radiography, Surgical Technology, & Police Academy training programs.
  • View Agreements:

Transfer Application Requirements

  • Minimum GPA:
    Not applicable
  • Official Transcripts:
    Please request official high school and college transcripts to be mailed to us if you are planning to transfer credits to the College.
  • SAT Scores:
    Only used for special admissions programs or exemption from placement testing.
  • Letters of Recommendation:
    Not required
  • Essay:
    Not required
  • Application Fee:
    None
  • Interview:
    Not required
  • Request More Information:
  • Apply Here:

Transfer Credit Policy

  • Minimum Grade:
    Require C or better earned from institutions accredited by the Regional Accrediting Associations of Colleges and Secondary Schools. No credit is given for science, math or computer courses completed more than 5 years before the admission date.
  • Credits (Min/Max):
    In accordance with our Transfer of Credit Policy, students can transfer up to 75% of credits (e.g., 45 of 60) required for an associate’s degree. Students must complete 25% (e.g., 15 of 60) of the required degree coursework at Montco.
  • Transfer Policy Document:

Information for Transfer Out Students

  • Transfer Agreements:
    Over 30 partnership agreements. For further information, go to mc3.edu/admissions/transferring/four-year-partner-schools
  • View Transfer Agreements:
  • Special Programs:
    The College has program-to-program transfer agreements or guides with several of our partner schools as well as with other 4-year institutions.

Virtual Tour

Visit us and see our amazing campuses in person! Schedule an in-person visit or join a virtual admissions event to learn more about all that Montco offers.

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Montgomery County Community College

Address:
340 DeKalb Pike
Blue Bell, PA 19422
United States
Main Phone:
215-641-6300
Website:
Find us on:
Delivery Method:
Montco offers classes in both online and on-campus formats.

Contacts

Transfer Services Contact:
Sam Coleman
Assistant Dean of Student Affairs, Student Success Center
transfer@mc3.edu
Athletic Director Contact:
Kelly Dunbar
Athletic Director, mustangsathletics.com
215-619-7314
kdunbar@mc3.edu

Branch Campuses/Additional Locations

Montgomery County Community College - Pottstown Campus
101 College Drive
Pottstown, PA 19464
610-718-1800
https://www.mc3.edu/choosing-montco/our-campuses/pottstown-campus
The Culinary Arts Institute
1400 Forty Foot Road
Lansdale, PA 19446
267-646-5970
http://www.mc3.edu/cai
Online Learning
340 DeKalb Pike
Blue Bell, PA 19422
2156416300
http://www.mc3.edu/online
Last updated on 5/23/2022 by AcademyOne.