CCM Rated a Top Community College in NJ by Niche

Published on September 09, 2021


Latest in a Long List of National Recognitions for County College of Morris

Niche, a market leader in connecting colleges and schools with students and families, has put County College of Morris (CCM) high on its 2022 list of the Best Community Colleges in New Jersey, placing CCM within the top two in the state.

Niche based its ranking on data from the U.S. Department of Education, considering such factors as tuition, grades, diversity and alumni earnings, along with student surveys submitted to its site. One student who answered the survey stated, “I had a great experience at County College of Morris. For a community college, it offers a surprising amount of options when it comes to courses and class times.”

This ranking follows numerous other national distinctions CCM has gained. Among them are:

  • In the top 1.8 percent of the Best Community Colleges nationwide by Academic Influence
  • #1 for Best Associated Degrees in New Jersey by Intelligent
  • #1 for the Most Popular Online Business Associate Degree by Business Degree Central
  • #1 in New Jersey for Community College Graduates Who Earn the Best Salaries by PayScale – a distinction CCM has held for four consecutive years.

The new Niche ranking follows CCM’s president, Dr. Anthony J. Iacono, being named a Higher Education Influencer in New Jersey by ROI-NJ for leading the college to its position as a top community college. This is the third time, ROI-NJ, one of the state’s leading businesses publications, has named Iacono a predominate leader in higher education.

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