Returning and Non Traditional Students

Are you an "Adult Learner"?

The answer is yes if you meet one of the following requirements:

  • 24 years or older
  • Out of high school for 6 years
  • Veteran or active-duty military
  • One year of college experience or less AND had at least a 4 year interruption in your college education

Whether you've already decided to go back to school, or are just looking into degree programs and certificates, Ocean County College has the flexibilty to accomodate students from various backgrounds.


What Does OCC Have to Offer?

Low Tuition Rates

Small Class Sizes

Online & Evening Classes

Childcare Center

Kean-Ocean Partnership

Off-site Class Locations

Non-credit Programs/Certificates

Career Counseling

Veterans Services

Where Do I Go for Information on...?


Financial Aid 



Career, Employment & Counseling Services

Continuing and Professional Studies

How Do I Get Started?

Contact Admissions

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