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.
Accreditation, Approval, and Licensure of Institution and Programs
- Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (Privacy of Student Records) (FERPA)
- Admissions Guidelines
- How to Apply for Admissions
- Institutional Refund Policy
- Student Code of Conduct
- Student Handbook
- Tuition and Fees
- Financial Aid Priority Dates
- Constitution and Citizenship Day
- *On May 24, 2005, the U.S. Department of Education released a Notice of Implementation,
announcing that all educational institutions receiving federal funding must provide
an educational program pertaining to the United States Constitution on September 17
of each year commemorating the September 17, 1787 signing of the Constitution. However,
when September 17 falls on a Saturday, Sunday, or holiday, Constitution Day shall
be held during the preceding or following week. For additional information, contact
James Taylor, Associate Professor of Political Science at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Voter Registration
- Privacy and Copyright Infringement Policy
- Other Current Student Resources
Consumer Information on College Navigator Website
Diversity of Student Body
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
Security on Campus
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.
- Information on textbooks is available through our Campus Bookstore.
Transfer of Credit Policy and Articulation Agreements
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.