Frederick Community College

A comprehensive community college, Frederick Community College provides transfer, career, continuing education, and cultural programs to residents of Frederick County, one of Maryland's fastest growing areas. Over 60 percent of the county's college-bound graduates select FCC for postsecondary education. FCC awards associate degrees and certificates in 75 fields of study. Continuing education and customized training programs offer professional development, business, general interest, allied health programs, and contract training for area businesses. The College provides academic and career counseling, transfer and placement services, a comprehensive distance learning program, and tutorial services.

7932 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, MD 21702-2097

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Type of Institution: Public 2-year

Fall 2008 Total Enrollment: 5,748
Male: 2,441    Female: 3,307
Full-time: 2,163    Part-time: 3,585

2009-2010 Tuition and Mandatory Fees for Maryland Residents:
Full-time Tuition per year: $3,267 (based on 15 credit hours)
Part-time Tuition cost per credit hour: $96
Mandatory fees (FT): $387 (based on 15 credit hours)
Mandatory fees (PT): $36.85 per credit hour

Degrees or Awards: Letters of Recognition, Certificate, Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Applied Science and Associate of Arts in Teaching

Calendar: Fall and spring semesters; Fall: three 5-week, two 6-week, two 7-week, two 8-week, one 10-week, one 15-week session; Summer: two 3-week, two 5-week, one 8-week, one 10-week session, and one 2-week January term.

Entry Requirements: Application; high school transcript or GED certificate, FCC comprehensive basic skills assessment. Transcripts from any college attended.

Application Deadlines: Rolling Admissions

Title IV Code: 002071