HISTORY On July 1, 1992, the New Haven location at Long Wharf, formerly known as South Central Community College, combined resources with Greater New Haven State Technical College in North Haven. This merged institution is now one of twelve community colleges in Connecticut.
PRESIDENT Dr. Paul Broadie II
DEGREES & CERTIFICATES 20,057 degrees and certificates awarded since 1992
ACADEMIC PROGRAMS Offering 101 degree and certificate programs
NON-CREDIT PROGRAMS Food  Beverage Professional  Server, Business  &  Office  Assistant  Certificate,
Bookkeeping Certificate  Training,  Bookkeeping  National  Certificate, Medical
Office Assistance  Training Certificate,  The  Professional Medical  Coding
Curriculum (PMCC), The American Academy Professional Coders  (AAPC),
Pharmacy Technician Training Patient Navigator Training, Medical Terminology
Online, Emergency Medical  Technician  (EMT), Cross Sectional  Anatomy,
Computed Tomography (CT SCAN), Patient Care Technician Training, Small
Engine  Repair & Technology, Real Estate Principles & Practice, Desktop
Publishing  |Digital Printing & Production, Precision Manufacturing Certificate,
A+ CompTIA  Computer Technician Training, CompTIA Training Programs,
AutoCAD  Certificate, Writing Training  Programs, Connecticut Basic Boating,
Math & English Boot Camp
ENROLLMENT 7,217 in Fall 2016; 4,063.83 FTE in credit
6,769 in Spring 2017; 3,732.00 FTE in credit
SERVICE DELIVERY TOWNS Bethany, Branford, East Haven, Guilford, Hamden, Madison, New Haven, North Branford, North Haven, Orange, West Haven, Woodbridge (Approximately 30% of GCC students come from other towns)
(Fall 2016)
Average age: 27
Females: 57.6% Males: 42.4%
Full-Time: 28.8% Part-Time: 71.2%
African American Students: 25.1%
Hispanic Students: 23.8%
Degree Seekers: 86.4%, Certificate Seekers: 3.6%, Non-Cert/Degree Seekers: 10%
Veterans: 163
FACULTY Full-Time: 103  Part-Time: 425 (Fall 2016 Human Resource Data)
GRADUATION RATE (3 yr. Timeframe)

1st Time, Full-Time Associate/Certificate Seeking Students

Cohort Fall 2013: 12.20%
Cohort Fall 2012: 9.50%
Cohort Fall 2011: 7.54%
Cohort Fall 2010: 8.05%

ATHLETICS Men's and Women's basketball are offered as NJCAA intercollegiate sports.
The following are offered as intramural sports: Soccer, Dodge ball, Pep squad, Volleyball
STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS Most Popular: Phi Theta Kappa (Students must apply, be formally accepted and
inducted into the Honor Society), Student Government Association (SGA elects
students to represent the student body), Black Student Association, Organization of Latin American Students, Student Nursing Association. In addition to these, there are more than 20 clubs and organizations available to students with a desire to participate.
TUITION AND FEES Annual Full-time (12 credits, in state)
Tuition: $3,816, Service Fees $460, Total $4,276
FINANCIAL AID During the 2016-2017 academic year 9,692 students applied for financial aid assistance, 6,708 students were offered financial aid, and 4,029 accepted financial aid.
FINANCES Assets: Fiscal Year 2015-16
Total Assets: $180,987
Total Liabilities: $11,557
Total Net Assets: $169,430
ACCREDITATION New England Association for Schools and Colleges (NEASC)