top of page

Find Your Inspiration at Monroe Community College

What inspires you? Great professors? Imagining yourself in your future career? Technology? Athletics? Arts and culture? Whether you are just starting out in college or looking for a career change, Monroe Community College (MCC) will help you achieve your dreams. Recognized as one of the best community colleges in North America, MCC is part of the State University of New York (SUNY) system and has dual admission transfer agreements with 21 local and regional colleges and universities.

Programs that Open Doors

MCC opens doors to excellent career and transfer opportunities. Nearly two-thirds of its graduates have transferred to bachelor’s degree programs at major universities — including SUNY and Ivy League institutions. Many students complete two-year degree and one-year certificate programs that lead directly to good jobs in high-demand fields such as health care, optics, manufacturing, business, criminal justice, hospitality, computers and dental hygiene. With over 100 academic programs, MCC will help you find the one that fits your goals.

A Thriving Community

With more than 50 student clubs and organizations, there are lots of ways to explore your interests. MCC’s residence halls, travel opportunities, honors courses, and championship athletics give you a complete college experience.

Five MCC Campuses, Conveniently Located

Located in the Finger Lakes region of New York state, the College has multiple campuses: the Brighton Campus (just outside of Rochester), the Applied Technologies Center, the Public Safety Training Facility, a Virtual Campus, and the Downtown Campus in the heart of Rochester’s historic High Falls district.

All MCC campuses are just minutes from the Rochester International Airport and easily reached by car, bus or train. Rochester is also home to 20 colleges and universities, many sports teams, parks, and a vibrant culture of arts and music.

Flexibility that Fits Your Life

MCC’s Virtual Campus offers hundreds of online courses and dozens of fully online degree and certificate programs. MCC also offers remote courses that let you attend class in real time from any computer, and hybrid courses that combine online and on-campus study. So you can attend college your way, on your schedule.

An Exceptional Value

MCC’s affordable tuition and national ranking make it one of the best academic values in the country. Now, New York’s Excelsior Scholarship makes college tuition affordable for more families than ever. Count on MCC to help you find all the financial aid you qualify for!

Come and visit Monroe Community College. Call (585) 292-2200 or visit to arrange for a tour.

bottom of page