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North Shore Community College
 

NSCC Fast Facts

Summary

More than 225,000 North Shore residents have taken courses at NSCC over the last forty years.

Over 92% of our 27,000+ graduates live and work on the North Shore.

Fall 2017 Credit Enrollment

Total Students 6,087
Full-Time 35.6%
Part-Time 64.4%
Male 38.4%
Female 61.5%
Minorities 41.4%

Students by Age

17-21: 43%
22-29: 32.6%
30-49: 20.2%
50+: 4.2%

Enrollment by Program Type

Career Programs: 52.6%
Transfer Programs: 37.9%
Non-Matriculated Students: 9.5%

Notable Numbers

NSCC offers financial aid. More than one third of NSCC students attend college at NO COST TO THEM OR THEIR FAMILY. One fifth of NSCC’s students attend college at a reduced cost.

Only 38% of NSCC students use loans to pay their college costs. The average yearly loan amount at NSCC is $2368
Source: Annual Federal Fiscal Operations Report

More than 75% of graduates from NSCC degree program are employed in Massachusetts and earning an average yearly salary greater than $35,000. More than 80% of NSCC certificate program graduates are employed in Massachusetts and earning an average yearly salary greater than $30,000.
Source: Massachusetts Department of Higher Education

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