The Cecil Story

The Cecil Story

About: Cecil College is an inclusive, open-access, college committed to academic excellence and service to the greater region.

Founded: 1968

Enrollment: More than 3,000 credit students and 3,800 continuing education students

Academic Degrees and Certificates: More than 90 degrees and certificates

Graduation Rates: The following degrees and certificates were reported in the years 2015, 2016 and 2017:

Degrees Awarded 2015 2016 2017
Associate 384 393 292
Certificate 90 90 74
Total 474 483 366

Total number of student-athletes who graduated in 2017 = 30

The graduation/transfer rate for Cecil College students is 51 percent for the fall 2011 entering cohort four years after initial enrollment.

Student-Faculty Ratio: 18-1

Athletics: Four women's teams, four men's teams and one co-ed team participate in the National Junior College Athletic Association and the Maryland Junior College Athletic Conference.

Nickname: Seahawks

Colors: Green and gold​​​​