Consumer Information & Student Right to Know

This page provides links to information about Somerset Community College as required by the Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA) of 1965, as amended in 2008. Each topic listed either gives a brief description of the federally required information that must be disclosed and explained how further information may be obtained or it is hyperlinked to take you directly to the source of the information.

General Information

Accreditation, Approval, and Licensure of Institution and Programs

Student Matters

Consumer Information on College Navigator Website

Diversity of Student Body

  • College Historical Data

Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention Information

Disability Services Available for Students

Financial Aid Information

Contact the Student Financial Aid Office for further information regarding financial aid.

Gainful Employment Disclosure Information

Graduation Rates (Student Right-to-Know Act)

SCC awards no athletically-related financial aid, so graduation rates are not available.

Placement in Employment

Retention Rate

Security on Campus

  • Academic Building Access and Security
  • Alcohol and Non-Medical Use of Drugs (Policies for possession, use, and sale) (Page 11)
  • Annual Campus Communication
  • Daily Crime Log / Reportable Crimes
  • Daily Incident Log
  • Emergency Response and Evacuation Procedures
  • How to Report Criminal Actions or Other Emergencies (Page 6)
  • Law Enforcement Authority of Campus Security Personnel and Relationship with State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies (Page 5)
  • Prevention of Crimes (Page 10)
  • Sexual Assault Prevention and Procedures after an Offense
    • Harassment-Free Workplace
    • KCTCS Sexual Misconduct Procedure (Pages 13-20)
      • Assessment and Investigation Process (Starts on page 18)
      • Student Responsibility Assessment and Resolution Process (Starts on page 17)
  • Titles of Persons or Organizations to Whom Students and Employees should Report
  • Timely Reports to the Campus Community of Crimes Considered to be a Threat

Student Code of Conduct

  • The colleges of KCTCS are more than just educational institutions -- they are vibrant and diverse communities. Therefore, KCTCS strives to maintain an atmosphere of academic freedom and personal respect that creates an environment in which all can be successful. As part of this commitment, KCTCS has developed a Code of Student Conduct that serves as a guide for the student's responsibilities and rights within our academic community.

Teacher Preparation Program Report

While SCC is proud to offer several degree programs related to the field of education (Education Preparation and Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education), SCC does not prepare teachers for initial state certification or licensure.

Textbook Information

  • Information on textbooks is available through our Campus Bookstore.

Transfer of Credit Policy and Articulation Agreements

Vaccinations Policy

SCC does not have a campus wide vaccination policy. However specific program offerings such as the Nursing program may maintain specific vaccination requirements for their students. Please review the Program of Study pages for more information.

Voter Registration