Jefferson Community College (NY)


Highest Degree Offered: Associates

College Type: Public

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: New York


Jefferson Community College is committed to building community and building success by providing an educational, social and cultural environment in which all members of the community can learn, question, grow and contribute effectively to a changing world.

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 3184

Undergraduate Students: 3184
Faculty: 74

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 43:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 43:1

Contact Information

1220 Coffeen Street
Watertown New York 13601


Main Email:

Main Phone: 888-435-6522

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Rosanne Weir LaPlante
Director of Admissions, Admissions Office

Transfer Services Contact:
The Counseling Center

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Minimum GPA for Applying:
Admissions is open to any individual whose academic records, potential and personal qualifications indicate that he or she could successfully pursue one of the programs of study.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
A minimum grade of 2.0(C) is required for all credit transferred.

Credits (Min/Max):
To earn a degree or certificate at Jefferson, a minimum of 50% of the required coursework must be completed through Jefferson Community College.

Test Scores for Applying:
JCC does not require ACT or SAT scores. However, we do encourage students currently enrolled in high school to take the ACT or SAT as recommended by their counselor.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Not required for admissions consideration.

Essay(s) required:
An essay is required for applicants to the nursing program.

Application Fee:
No application fee.

Other Requirements:
There are additional requirements, including application deadlines, for the nursing program and paramedic program.

Fall Deadline:
Rolling Admissions

Spring Deadline:
Rolling Admissions

Summer Deadline:
Rolling Admissions

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Transfer Statistics

Transfer-Out Rate for Community Colleges:

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010


Tuition and Fees – In-State:

Total Cost – In-State:

Note on Costs:

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Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
Financial aid comes in several forms: grants, scholarships, college employment and loans.

Special Programs

Four-year college admissions recruiters visit JCC during Transfer Day each fall and regularly throughout the college year.


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