Barstow Community College
Barstow, CA 92311

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 3,285
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Students with disability 4%
Student to faculty ratio 21:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
No
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Barstow Community College has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Tuition & Fees

Barstow Community College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $6,168 and in-state students paid $1,104.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$9,312
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$1,104
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$6,168
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 89% of Barstow Community College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 75% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,510 (which is 3.3% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Barstow Community College in 2016-2017, was 0, which is -- of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was -- (which is 100% below the national average.)

$4,510
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
--
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
89%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Barstow Community College has enrolled a total of 3,285 students (1,190 students full-time and 2,095 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 3,285 students, 489 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 35% men and 65% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 1,052 students for distance studies.

3,285
Total Enrollment
489
Transfers

Student Diversity

Hispanic: 43%

White: 31%

Black/African American: 14%

Two or more races: 6%

Asian: 3%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 1%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Barstow Community College.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Social Sciences 25% 252 0
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 16% 160 48
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 9% 93 21
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 9% 90 0
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 4% 44
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences 3% 33
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 3% 30
Personal And Culinary Services 2% 20
Precision Production 2% 20
Psychology 1% 10

Graduation & Dropout Rates

14%
Graduation rate
national average: 30%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Barstow Community College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

10%
Still enrolled
60%
Dropout rate
16%
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$19,400
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Barstow Community College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $19,400. Last year, out of the total 1,139 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 763 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,167 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 840 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $19,400 $30,900
Employment Rate 67% 72%
Total Graduates 1,139 1,167

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Barstow Community College.

Victor Valley College
30.7 mile away
Crafton Hills College
57.6 mile away
Chaffey College
58.9 mile away
Riverside City College
65.4 mile away
Moreno Valley College
68.7 mile away
Citrus College
70.5 mile away
Norco College
72.8 mile away