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Frequently Asked Questions

Just simply email occadmissions@ocean.edu or call the Admissions Office at 732.255.0400 ext. 2960 and we will be happy to send you information.

Applying to Ocean County College involves no cost and only requires filling out our free online application.

You may view semester schedules on our website via WebAdvisor.

Yes! Ocean County College is dedicated to serving the needs of all county residents by offering flexible schedules including online and weekend courses.

The cost is $143.50 per semester credit (for county residents) and most classes are 3 credits. For more information, check out our tuition & fees schedule.

Yes! We have a Jump Start program for high school students. This program allows high school juniors and seniors to attend classes at OCC at a discounted tuition.

Yes!! Ocean County College has many transfer degree programs. 75% of our graduates have successfully transferred to 4-year institution like Rutgers, TCNJ, and Richard Stockton State.

No, Ocean County College is an open enrollment college. If you are 18 years of age and older and have the ability to benefit from postsecondary education you may attend. Certain programs, such as the Nursing Program & Honors Program, have special requirements.

Our main campus is located in Toms River; we also have 21 off-site locations around the county including our Southern Education Center in Manahawkin.

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