Onondaga Community College.

Onondaga Community College

Syracuse, NY2 year degree
Out-of-state tuition
Acceptance rate

About Onondaga Community College

Onondaga Community College (OCC) is a public community college that serves Onondaga County, New York, at two campuses. Part of the State University of New York (SUNY) system, OCC is one of 30 locally sponsored community colleges in New York State.


  • Offers certificate, and associate degrees
  • 7,055 students
  • 0.18 faculty staff per student
  • Campus housing available
  • www.sunyocc.edu

Notable programs at Onondaga Community College

Mass Communication and Media Studies
Most popular degree

The most popular degrees are Mass Communication and Media Studies, Elementary Education, Engineering, Electronics Engineering Technology, Humanities, Interior Design, Electrician, and Hospitality Management.

Tuition and costs

Out-of-state undergraduate tuition (2017)
In-state undergraduate tuition (2017)

In 2017, the out-of-state cost of tuition at Onondaga Community College was $9,724, while for in-state students it was $5,154. After taking into account financial aid, the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for out-of-state students was $15,410.

The average financial aid at Onondaga Community College is $6,100. After factoring this in, out-of-state students pay $3,624 for undergraduate tuition on average.

Financial aid available at Onondaga Community College

Family Income Level

Average Discount

Of undergrads receive grants
Of undergrads receive federal loans

39% of undergraduate students at Onondaga Community College received grants or loans in 2017.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.

Average student living expenses at Onondaga Community College

Room & board
Books & supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Onondaga Community College was of $7,900 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,230.

Diversity at Onondaga Community College

Ethnic Mix, 2017

Student Gender Mix, 2017