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SUNY GCC - Genesee Community College

BATAVIA, NY (04/17/2024) EDsmart, a prominent education research organization, recently unveiled its annual assessment of New York State’s top community colleges for 2024, spotlighting institutions that excel across various criteria including economic value, affordability, student satisfaction and academic achievement. This ranking, informed by a composite score derived from essential metrics such as post-attendance salary, net price, retention and four-year graduation rates, offers a comprehensive overview of each college’s performance.

Among institutions, Genesee Community College secured an impressive fourth position in the statewide rankings, and was ranked the top community college in Western New York. With a composite score of 96.6 out of 100 reflecting excellence across economic, affordability, satisfaction, and academic domains, Genesee Community College stands as a leader in educational quality and student success.

This noteworthy recognition underscores the dedication of Genesee Community College’s faculty and staff in delivering outstanding learning experiences. By prioritizing academic excellence and cultivating a supportive educational environment, the college has rightfully earned its place among New York State’s top community colleges.

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For more information contact Vice President, Admissions, Development and External Affairs Justin Johnston at (585) 345-6809, or via email:

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