Community College Data (Cape Cod)

Mary Connaughton Pioneer Institute filed this request with the Cape Cod Community College of Massachusetts.


From: Mary Connaughton

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Massachusetts Public Records Law, M.G.L. c.66, ยง10, I hereby request the following records:

For FY2015 and FY2016, available data on
- Graduation rates
- Student retention rates
- Average high school GPA for admitted students
- Average SAT score for admitted students

Percentage of student transferring to 4 year college upon graduation

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as we believe this request is in the public interest, as suggested but not stipulated by the recommendations of the Massachusetts Supervisor of Public Records. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

I expect the request to be filled in an accessible format, including for screen readers, which provide text-to-speech for persons unable to read print. Files that are not accessible to screen readers include, for example, .pdf image files as well as physical documents.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 calendar days, as the statute requires.


Mary Connaughton

From: Cormier, Matthew


Thank you for the inquiry. We are an open admission school that does not require student to have a specific GPA or SAT scores. In fact we do not have any information on average GPA or SAT scores to the college.

Here is a link to our public webpage for institutional research. ( There you will be able to find the other data you requested and more. Please let me know if there is anything I can do to help you.


Matthew Cormier
Director of Admissions
Cape Cod Community College
2240 Iyannough Road
West Barnstable, MA 02668
FAX: 508-375-4089<>

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