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Mercer County Community College

Mercer County Community College
1200 Old Trenton Road, PO Box B
Trenton, NJ 08690-1004

Fax number: (609) 586-6944
Screen last updated on: February 2024
Calendar system: semester system (two terms comprise academic year)
Month(s) in which new student orientation is held: Orientation for new students is held prior to start of fall term.
Number and length of summer sessions: A summer session is offered for credit.

Percent of full-time freshman students who returned for sophomore year: 66%
Student:Faculty ratio: 16:1
Total faculty: 214 men, 227 women
Full-time faculty: 52 men, 51 women
Part-time faculty: 162 men, 176 women

General education/core curriculum is required: yes

Special programs offered:
student-designed majors, double majors, independent study, accelerated program, internships, distance learning, external degree program
Cooperative programs are offered: yes
Army ROTC: offered off-campus ROTC branch unit at a cooperating host institution.
Air Force ROTC: offered off-campus ROTC branch unit at a cooperating host institution.

Associate's Degrees

  • Accounting
  • Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
  • Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
  • Airline Flight Attendant
  • Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew
  • Architectural Engineering Technologies/Technicians
  • Architecture and Related Services, Other
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Aviation/Airway Management and Operations
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biology/Biotechnology Technology/Technician
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Ceramic Arts and Ceramics
  • Chemistry, General
  • Civil Engineering Technologies/Technicians
  • Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
  • Commercial and Advertising Art
  • Community Organization and Advocacy
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Computer Graphics
  • Computer Programming/Programmer, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
  • Corrections
  • Criminal Justice/Police Science
  • Culinary Arts/Chef Training
  • Dance, General
  • Design and Visual Communications, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Electrical, Electronic, and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Engineering Science
  • Engineering/Engineering-Related Technologies/Technicians, Other
  • Exercise Science and Kinesiology
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Fashion/Apparel Design
  • Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician
  • Fire Science/Fire-fighting
  • Funeral Service and Mortuary Science, General
  • Game and Interactive Media Design
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
  • Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
  • Human Services, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • Legal Assistant/Paralegal
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Mathematics, General
  • Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
  • Music, General
  • Ornamental Horticulture
  • Photographic and Film/Video Technology/Technician
  • Photography
  • Physical Therapy Assistant
  • Physics, General
  • Plant Sciences, General
  • Public Health, General
  • Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
  • Sculpture
  • Security System Installation, Repair, and Inspection Technology/Technician
  • Teacher Assistant/Aide
  • Telecommunications Technology/Technician
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General
  • Visual and Performing Arts, Other

  • Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
  • Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Commercial and Advertising Art
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications, General
  • Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Engineering Science
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Food Preparation/Professional Cooking/Kitchen Assistant
  • Funeral Service and Mortuary Science, General
  • Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Legal Assistant/Paralegal
  • Management Information Systems and Services, Other
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Ornamental Horticulture
  • Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager
  • Tourism and Travel Services Management
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General

Credit placement options:
    (scores of 2 or higher)

  • False
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