Dutchess Community College

2023 Tuition & Fees $9,774
Student Population 7,222
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $5,571
Graduation Rate 31 %
Students:Faculty 21 : 1

Academic Overview

Dutchess Community College Campus, Poughkeepsie, NY
Dutchess Community College is a public, 2-4 years institute located in Poughkeepsie, New York. It is an Associate's - Public Rural-serving Medium by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Associate's degree.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $5,174 for New York residents and $9,774 for out-of-state students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 7,222 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from Dutchess Community College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $37,200. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, DCC's tuition & fees is $5,174 for New York residents and $9,774 for non-residents.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
New York ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at DCC.
The average received amount of financial aid is $5,571 and 35% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 7,222 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1.
Graduation Rate for Dutchess Community College is 31 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Dutchess Community College is 17 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Dutchess Community College is 59 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Dutchess Community College is 7,222
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Dutchess Community College is 21 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
21 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $5,571 at Dutchess Community College.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address53 Pendell Rd, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-1595
Online Applicationhttps://www.sunydutchess.edu/admissions/applynow.html
Financial Aidwww.sunydutchess.edu/admissions/financial_aid/
Net Price Calculatorwww.sunydutchess.edu/aboutdcc/consumerinformation/
Disability Servicewww.sunydutchess.edu/academics/accommodative/

Offered Degrees

DCC offers 47 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less Than 1 Year Certificate40
1-2 Years Certificate90

Special Learning Opportunities

Dutchess Community College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate ,
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:465)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,000)

Veterans Benefits

Dutchess Community College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges