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Dutchess Community College Admissions Stats

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: Yes

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Contact Info

53 Pendell Rd Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-1595
Phone: (845) 431-8000
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Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Sarah from Red Hook, NY
  • Jan-15-2015 I am a current student here

    Dutchess is a great place to take the time to figure out your major if you have not yet already. Also, it opens many opportunities for those of all interest. And it money will never be the problem for studying at Dutchess.

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  • Tina from Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Apr-24-2014 I am a current student here

    Ask for help if you need it. The staff is there to help and will do all they can to make your experience at DCC be a positive one.

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  • Jeannie from Putnam Valley, NY
  • Mar-07-2014 I am a current student here

    Spend as much time with the staff at Career Counseling as you can. Joseph Reilly is a great counselor and will help you understand the possibilities and opportunities that Dutchess has to offer.

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  • Andrew from Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Sep-25-2013 I am a current student here

    1.) make sure your serious about college and the commitment 2.) discover the resources available to you 3.) finding your own short cuts through campus will save you alot of time 4.) as long as you put in the effort needed, you will do fine and succeed

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  • Dana from Wappingers Falls, NY
  • Sep-20-2013 I am a current student here

    Going in as a freshman with an undecided major or a liberal arts major is fine, but by the second semester of your freshman year you should really start thinking about changing your major. Try to take all of your classes at one campus, or if you're taking classes at both campuses, just make sure you don't have to rush a half an hour from North to South or vice versa to make it to your next class. Get used to lots of walking and lots of stairs. The front staircase alone at the North Campus is torture, and you can't really avoid them if you're a commuter. The parking lot for commuters is across the street from campus, so it's definitely a work out.

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