Manchester Community College

Public, 2-4 Years School Located in Manchester, CT

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How much is the Manchester CC tuition? For the academic year 2022-2023, Manchester CC's tuition & fees is $4,700 for Connecticut residents and $14,100 for out-of-state students based on the NCES data.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $25,988 for Connecticut residents and $35,388 for out-of-state students when a student lives off-campus.

Manchester CC Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Connecticut Residents Tuition & Fees$4,700
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$14,100
Books & Supplies Costs$1,500
Off-campus Room & Board$10,249
Off-campus Expenses$9,539
2023-2024 Estimates
Connecticut Residents Tuition & Fees$4,891
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$14,762

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to 2-4 years schools nationwide, Manchester CC' tuition is comparable to the average tuition of $12,960. Compared to public, 2-4 years colleges in Connecticut, its tuition is slightly lower than the average tuition of $17,194.
Manchester Community College$4,700$14,100
U.S. 2-4 Years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
Connecticut 2-4 Years Colleges$22,986
Public Schools$9,068$17,194
Private Schools$26,075

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between Manchester CC and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (public, 2-4 years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
Manchester Community CollegeManchester, CT$4,700$14,100
Housatonic Community CollegeBridgeport, CT$4,740$14,140
Naugatuck Valley Community CollegeWaterbury, CT$4,740$14,140
Three Rivers Community CollegeNorwich, CT$4,820$14,220
Northwestern Connecticut Community CollegeWinsted, CT$4,772$14,172
Quinebaug Valley Community CollegeDanielson, CT$4,740$14,220
Gateway Community CollegeNew Haven, CT$4,740$14,140
Tunxis Community CollegeFarmington, CT$4,820$14,220

Financial Aid and COA

At Manchester Community College, 2,355 students (52%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $6,097.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at Manchester CC is $29,291 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 502 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $6,872 and the average amount of student loans is $2,721.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Connecticut ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (off-campus)$25,988$35,388
Tuition & Fees$4,700$14,100
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$21,288$21,288
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$19,891$29,291
Average Financial Aid$6,097$6,097
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship2,35552%$6,097
Pell Grants1,61236%$3,652
Federal Student Loan481%$4,539
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid50288%-
Grants or Scholarships50288%$6,872
Federal Grants50088%$3,936
Pell Grants26146%$5,037
Other Federal Grants49988%$1,310
State/Local Grants45079%$2,517
Institutional Grants18132%$1,929
Student Loan Aid1-$2,721
Federal Student Loans1-$2,721
Other Student Loans0--
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level253253$6,562
110,001 or more11$7,050

Student Population

Manchester Community College has a total of 4,164 students (all undergraduate). By gender, there are 1,891 male students and 2,603 female students attending Manchester CC. The school offers online degree programs and 1,047 students enrolled online exclusively (25.14% of all students).
Undergraduate4,494 1,8912,603

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
AddressGreat Path, Manchester, CT
Degree & Programs
Program Offered77 Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population4,164
Graduation Rate17%
Transfer-out Rate19%
Retention Rate62% (Full-time), 41% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate14 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties93 (Full-time), 283 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs237 (Full-time), 284 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$76,306
Average Staff Salary$73,810