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Be a college student while you're a high school junior or senior!

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Complete up to two semesters of college during your junior or senior year, by attending classes just 3 hours a week, at either Ocean County College or on-site at your high school.

  • Fall, Spring and Summer
  • Convenient day, evening and Saturday classes
  • Arrange your own schedule
  • Select your own courses

New! Trustee Scholarship for High School Students:

  • No scholarship application necessary.
  • All high school students who are Ocean County residents are recipients.
Effective Fall 2014 per credit  
Tuition & Fees $134  
Less Scholarship Discount


Students Responsibility  
($72 tuition plus $12 Tech Fee)



Search for Available Sections

  1. Ocean Cruiser
  2. Click on the "Search for Sections" under Registration in the left hand menu or "Search for Courses" in the middle of the screen.
  3. Choose a "Subject" using the drop down.
  4. Enter a "Course Number."
  5. Click "Submit"
  6. Scroll through the list of classes. Decide on a course section by viewing the "location", "meeting information", and "availability".
    • Note: Many courses are taught at off campus locations throughout the county as well as online, home study, and on-site on-line.  Be sure to view the "Comment" column for additional information regarding each specific section.
    • The course section is listed in the "Section, Name, and Title" box directly after the course code and number.
      PSYC – 172 – 01 General Psychology
      PSYC = course code, 172 = course number, 01 = section
    • Repeat steps 2-5 to search for another course subject.

Talk with your guidance counselor or the Ocean County College Admissions Office at 732.255.0400 ext. 2960, TTY/TDD & Voice: NJ Relay 711