C
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Professors
    B-
  2. Value
    C-
  3. Diversity
    C
  4. Safety
    A
  5. Student Life
    C+
  6. Location
    C+
Somerset Community College is ...
Public
Athletic Division
Athletic Conference
Address
808 Monticello Street
Somerset, KY 42501

Admissions

Cost

Net Price
$5,915/ year
National
$15,403
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $5,008/ year
  • $30-48k
    $4,705/ year
  • $49-75k
    $6,598/ year
  • $76-110k
    $9,456/ year
  • $110k+
    $9,398/ year

Academics

Professors
B-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
20:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
70%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.33 responses
81%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.27 responses
70%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.27 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,993Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
37%
Pell Grant
81%
Varsity Athletes
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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$25,800/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
26%
National
48%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
79%
National
83%

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Somerset Community College Reviews

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I really love the small school feeling of this school, it's really nice to not be overwhelmed with so many students in one class! One thing that could improve is communicating, getting more word out about events & clubs to join. Also would be great to have more options for clubs.
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The individual assistance from the school's entire staff was overwhelmingly welcoming. The Veteran's group at the school is very informative and willing to work with Veteran's disabilities. Engaging with the Veteran's, the staff and the students have been most pleasing. The school being small, gives the students an ability to interact with everyone on a personal level, allowing them to learn not only from professors but also each other. I personally enjoy the small town atmosphere and would not change anything. I thank God for all he makes possible and I thank you for this opportunity.
Classes are focused primarily online for flexibility of students schedules. However with this, a degree from this college is becoming less and less prestigious, because students have the ability to cheat throughout much of their curriculums and not learn anything. Because of this they choose to allow students to have the option to graduate without any experience with classmates or even know much about their career field because they could have googled their degree basically.