Rockland Community College


Highest Degree Offered: Associates

College Type: Public

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: New York


Rockland Community College offers quality education at a price you can afford. You can earn credentials for immediate employment or transfer to a four-year school. Rockland has over 1,400 courses taught in small classes by caring faculty. Rockland is located 25 miles NW of New York City in the beautiful Hudson Valley.

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 6987

Undergraduate Students: 6987
Faculty: 111

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 63:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 63:1

Contact Information

145 College Road
Suffern New York 10901


Main Email:

Main Phone: 845-574-4000

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Dana Stilley
Dean, Enrollment Management

Transfer Services Contact:
Len Gersten
Counselor, Transfer Services

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Minimum GPA for Applying:
Admission to Rockland Community College is open to applicants whose academic record and qualifications suggest that they have the ability to benefit from the educational experience.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Courses for which a student has earned a grade lower than a "C" will not be accepted for transfer.

Credits (Min/Max):
The maximum transferable credits for an associate's degree is 32, with the exception of students entering with Automotive Service Excellence Certification A1- A8. The maximum to earn a certificate is 15.

Test Scores for Applying:
Not required for admissions consideration.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Not required for admissions consideration.

Essay(s) required:

Application Fee:
$30 nonrefundable fee must be submitted with the application.

Other Requirements:

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Spring Deadline:

Summer Deadline:

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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:

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Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
For information on scholarships contact Elissa Silverstein in the Financial Aid Office at For Financial Aid, begin by completing a FAFSA. Contact the Office of Financial Aid at 845-574-4282.

Special Programs

Transfer Services offer individual counseling, a comprehensive Transfer Resource Library, transfer events held each semester and individual college visits from representatives from area four-year institutions.


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