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IPEDS ID: 196565
OPE ID: 00678800
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Tompkins Cortland Community College
170 North St, Dryden, New York 13053-0139
General information:  (607) 844-8211
Website:  www.tc3.edu
Type:  2-year, Public
Awards offered:  One but less than two years certificate
Associate's degree
Campus setting:  Town: Fringe
Campus housing:  Yes
Student population:  5,490 (all undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty ratio:  17 to 1
Carnegie Classification
Associate's--Public Rural-serving Medium
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
15%
Special Learning Opportunities
Distance education opportunities - undergraduate level
Study abroad
Weekend/evening college
Student Services
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Credit Accepted
Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Faculty by primary function, Fall 2013Full timePart time
Total faculty69280
Instructional69280
Research and public service00
Estimated Expenses for Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Estimated expenses for academic year2010-20112011-20122012-20132013-2014% change 2012-2013 to 2013-2014
Tuition and fees
In-state$4,411$4,615$4,871$5,0854.4%
Out-of-state$8,471$8,865$9,321$9,6853.9%
Books and supplies$1,100$1,100$1,200$1,2000.0%
Living arrangement
On Campus
Room and board$8,350$8,680$9,290$9,8005.5%
Other$1,200$1,470$1,400$1,4604.3%
Off Campus
Room and board$8,350$8,680$9,290$9,8005.5%
Other$1,200$1,470$1,400$1,4604.3%
Off Campus with Family
Other$1,200$1,470$1,400$1,4604.3%
Total Expenses2010-20112011-20122012-20132013-2014% change 2012-2013 to 2013-2014
In-state
On Campus$15,061$15,865$16,761$17,5454.7%
Off Campus$15,061$15,865$16,761$17,5454.7%
Off Campus with Family$6,711$7,185$7,471$7,7453.7%
Out-of-state
On Campus$19,121$20,115$21,211$22,1454.4%
Off Campus$19,121$20,115$21,211$22,1454.4%
Off Campus with Family$10,771$11,435$11,921$12,3453.6%
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Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2012-2013
Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Any student financial aid184288%————
Grant or scholarship aid73878%$4,326,204$5,862
Federal grants61865%$2,711,365$4,387
Pell grants61264%$2,626,383$4,291
Other federal grants566%$84,982$1,518
State/local government grant or scholarships64868%$1,526,472$2,356
Institutional grants or scholarships435%$88,367$2,055
Student loan aid59462%$3,389,780$5,707
Federal student loans59262%$3,285,393$5,550
Other student loans141%$104,387$7,456
  • 1 Includes students receiving Federal work study aid and aid from other sources not listed above.
All Undergraduate Students
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid14,37180%$14,886,336$3,406
Pell grants1,87734%$7,356,615$3,919
Federal student loans1,86634%$10,673,392$5,720
  • 1 Grant or scholarship aid includes aid received, from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.

  • For more information on Student Financial Assistance Programs or to apply for financial aid via the web, visit Federal Student Aid.
Average Net Price for Full-Time Beginning Students
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded grant or scholarship aid from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.
2010-20112011-20122012-2013
Average net price$7,753$8,540$8,915
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded Title IV aid by income.
Average net price by Income2010-20112011-20122012-2013
$0 – $30,000$6,136$6,641$7,024
$30,001 – $48,000$7,339$8,637$9,149
$48,001 – $75,000$11,125$12,428$12,609
$75,001 – $110,000$12,653$14,001$14,360
$110,001 and more$13,112$14,363$14,748
  • Average net price is generated by subtracting the average amount of federal, state/local government, or institutional grant or scholarship aid from the total cost of attendance. Total cost of attendance is the sum of published tuition and required fees (lower of in-district or in-state), books and supplies, and the weighted average for room and board and other expenses.
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
  • Title IV aid to students includes grant aid, work study aid, and loan aid. These include: Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG), National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant (National SMART Grant), Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant, Federal Work-Study, Federal Perkins Loan, Subsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan, and Unsubsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan. For those Title IV recipients, net price is reported by income category and includes students who received federal aid even if none of that aid was provided in the form of grants. While Title IV status defines the cohort of student for which the data are reported, the definition of net price remains the same – total cost of attendance minus grant aid.
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Fall 2013
Total enrollment (all undergraduate)5,490
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment295
Attendance StatusStudent Gender
Attendance Status:
Full-time: 47%
Part-time: 53%Student Gender:
Male: 45%
Female: 55%
Student Race/ethnicity
Student Race/ethnicity:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 0%
Asian: 1%
Black or African American: 8%
Hispanic/Latino: 7%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0%
White: 73%
Two or more races: 3%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 6%
Non-resident alien: 2%
Undergraduate Student AgeUndergraduate Student Residence
Undergraduate Student Age:
24 and under: 82%
25 and over: 18%
Age unknown: 0%Undergraduate Student Residence:
In-state: 98%
Out-of-state: 2%
Foreign countries: 0%
Unknown: 0%
  • Residence data are reported for first-time degree/certificate-seeking undergraduates, Fall 2012.
Undergraduate Distance Education Status
Undergraduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 6%
Enrolled in some distance education: 17%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 77%
Undergraduate application fee (2013-2014): $15
  • This institution has an open admission policy. Contact the institution for more information.
  • Admission to the nursing program is selective, based on prerequisites and grades.
First-to-Second Year Retention Rates

Retention rates measure the percentage of first-time students who return to the institution to continue their studies the following fall.

Retention Rates for First-Time Students
Student retention:
Full-time students: 53%
Part-time students: 33%
Percentage of Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2012 and Returned in Fall 2013
Overall Graduation Rate and Transfer-Out Rate

The overall graduation rate is also known as the "Student Right to Know" or IPEDS graduation rate. It tracks the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or other award such as a certificate within 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled.

Some institutions also report a transfer-out rate, which is the percentage of the full-time, first-time students who transferred to another institution.

Note that not all students at the institution are tracked for these rates. Students who have already attended another postsecondary institution, or who began their studies on a part-time basis, are not tracked for this rate. At this institution, 66 percent of entering students were counted as "full-time, first-time" in 2013.

Overall Graduation and Transfer-Out Rates for Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2010
Overall graduation rate:
Overall graduation rate: 22%
Transfer-out rate: 23%
Percentage of Full-time, First-Time Students Who Graduated or Transferred Out Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
Overall graduation rate by gender
Overall graduation rate by gender:
Male: 15%
Female: 29%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2010 and Graduated Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
Overall graduation rate by race/ethnicity
Overall graduation rate by race/ethnicity:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 0%
Asian: 13%
Black or African American: 7%
Hispanic/Latino: 21%
White: 25%
Two or more races: 13%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 50%
Non-resident alien: 14%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2010 and Graduated Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
Graduation Rates by Time to Completion

Graduation rates can be measured over different lengths of time. "Normal time" is the typical amount of time it takes full-time students to complete their program. For example, the "normal" amount of time for many associate's degree programs is 2 years. Not all students complete within the normal time, so graduation rates are measured by other lengths of time as well, including "150% of normal time" (e.g., 3 years for a 2-year program) and "200% of normal time," or twice as long as the normal time (e.g., 4 years for a 2-year program).

Graduation Rates for Students Who Began Their Program in Fall 2009 or Fall 2010, by Time to Completion
Graduation Rates for Students Who Began Their Program in Fall 2009 or Fall 2010, by Time to Completion
Within "Normal time" for the program: 11%
Within 150% of "Normal time" for the program: 22%
Within Twice as Long as "Normal time" for the program: 26%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Graduated in the Specified Amount of Time
Completions (Number of awards conferred) 2012-2013
Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.
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  • Data shown are for first majors.
  • (-) Program is not offered at this award level.
  • d identifies programs and award levels that are offered as a distance education program. For program category totals, d is shown if one or more programs in the category are offered as a distance education program.
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping017
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General05
Business Administration and Management, General0d75d
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies-5
International Business/Trade/Commerce-28
Resort Management-16d
Special Products Marketing Operations02
Category total0d148d
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
Photographic and Film/Video Technology/Technician and Assistant-16
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician-17
Category total-33
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia-14
Speech Communication and Rhetoric-4
Category total-18
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other-9d
Computer and Information Sciences, General-7
Information Science/Studies-15d
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design-4
Category total-35d
Construction Trades
Construction Trades, Other00
Category total00
Engineering
Engineering, General-5
Category total-5
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician-6
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician22
Category total28
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing08
Category total08
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Child Care and Support Services Management-29
Category total-29
Health Professions and Related Programs
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse-59
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling6d8d
Category total6d67d
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration016
Criminal Justice/Police Science-37
Forensic Science and Technology-7
Category total060
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Assistant/Paralegal5d6d
Category total5d6d
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies2d198d
Humanities/Humanistic Studies-28
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other-3
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies-14
Category total2d243d
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
International/Global Studies-0
Category total-0
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Studies-12
Category total-12
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General-5
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies-3
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management-11
Category total-19
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Human Services, General026
Category total026
Science Technologies/Technicians
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician01
Category total01
Visual and Performing Arts
Commercial and Advertising Art-10
Category total-10
Grand total15728
2012-2013 Varsity Athletes
NJCAA Division III MenWomen
Baseball16
Basketball1814
Golf7
Lacrosse22
Soccer2518
Softball16
Volleyball12
Institutional Accreditation
AgencyPeriods of AccreditationStatus
Middle States Commission on Higher Education(!)7/1/1973 -  Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / ProgramPeriods of AccreditationStatus
National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs1/1/1979 -  Accredited
New York State Board of Regents, State Education Department, Office of the Professions (Nursing Education)
RN Associate Degree Programs2/1/1973 -  Accredited
  • (!) Estimated date
2012 Crime Statistics
Arrests - On-Campus201020112012
Illegal weapons possession310
Drug law violations101619
Liquor law violations7813
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls !201020112012
Illegal weapons possession310
Drug law violations81515
Liquor law violations5713
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus201020112012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible023
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)000
Robbery000
Aggravated assault020
Burglary685
Motor vehicle theft000
Arson000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls !201020112012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible023
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)000
Robbery000
Aggravated assault020
Burglary685
Motor vehicle theft000
Arson000
  • (!) Residence Halls are a subset of On-Campus statistics
  • The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
  • These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see http://ope.ed.gov/security.
Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates
Fiscal Year20102009
Default rate23.5%25.7%
Number in default244228
Number in repayment1,035886
Aid Programs
  • Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)
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