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Ocean County College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$22,220 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$3,120 tuition
$16,340 off campus room & board
$1,800 books
$960 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$24,260 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$5,160 tuition
$16,340 off campus room & board
$1,800 books
$960 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$955 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
58% of students receive aid
40% get federal aid ($4,077 avg)
31% get state aid ($1,853 avg)
2% get institn'l aid ($955 avg)
18% get loans ($4,575 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 1.41% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 1.62% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

$4,459,382
Annual Aid Awarded
Aid/Loans
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $4,816 46%
Federal Grant Aid $4,077 40%
Pell Grants $4,026 40%
Other Federal Grants $147 14%
Institution Grant Aid $955 2%
State Grant Aid $1,853 31%
Student Loans $4,575 18%
Federal Loans $4,625 17%
Other Loans $2,761 1%

Merit Aid Available

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Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: May 31
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Ocean County College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
College Drive
Toms River, NJ 08754-2001
73225504002804
http://www.ocean.edu/admissions/financial_aid/index.htm
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $130
Out of State $215

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Jacklin from Toms River, NJ
  • Jul-15-2014 I am a current student here

    Ocean County College is an affordable way to start or complete your college education. In addition to a low rate for classes, OCC offers free counseling, entertainment and much more! There is NO college that gives as much bang for your buck than OCC!

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  • 5
  • Serena from Barnegat, NJ
  • Mar-13-2014 I am a current student here

    I'm almost 100% positive that OCC is the cheapest college in NJ (or at least in southern NJ). Although it's cheap it is one of the more recognized county colleges with a good reputation. It looks better than the other county colleges around and offers more. Like I said, MOST professors are amazing. I've been impressed with them and I've been a Penn State student. Most colleges will transfer 90% of your courses from OCC. They trust it there. I check with Penn State (they have this online transfer tool) before taking courses because then I know which ones will and will not transfer. The ones that don't transfer directly usually at least transfer towards Gen. Eds., and minors.

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  • 4
  • Samantha from Brick, NJ
  • Mar-03-2014 I am a current student here

    College is affordable being that it is a community college so nor meal plans or housing is required.

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  • 2
  • L from Toms River, NJ
  • Apr-25-2013 I am a current student here

    Advisors are often wrong and you can end up spending money on credits that do not transfer, and essentially mean nothing. Bookstore is very overpriced and book buy back is available but don't expect to get nearly what you paid. Cafeteria is way overpriced for the quality of food.

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