Schenectady County Community College


Highest Degree Offered: Associates

College Type: Public

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: New York


Schenectady County Community College provides quality, comprehensive education for transfer, careers, training and workforce development to a diverse population in a student-centered environment. We are committed to accessible and affordable education. Utilizing innovative practices and contemporary technology, SCCC fosters success through excellence in teaching and support services. Schenectady County Community College is committed to being a premier community college that empowers individuals to reach their greatest potential through exceptional and innovative education and training.

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 4847

Undergraduate Students: 4847
Faculty: 68

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 71:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 71:1

Contact Information

78 Washington Avenue
Schenectady New York 12305


Main Email:

Main Phone: 518-381-1200

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:

Transfer Services Contact:
Bernice Dunn
Counselor, Counseling Services

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Minimum GPA for Applying:

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Generally, courses to be considered for transfer credit must carry a grade of "C" or better from an accredited college.

Credits (Min/Max):
There is a 30 credit residency requirement for all associate degrees. This means that you must take 30 credits of coursework applicable to your program at SCCC, in the classroom or via our online courses, in order to get a degree.

Test Scores for Applying:

Letters of Recommendation Required:

Essay(s) required:

Application Fee:
There is no fee to apply.

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:

Note on Costs:
Please visit our website at for current tuition and fee information.

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Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
SCCC offers a variety of financial aid options.

Special Programs


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