Fresno City College
Fresno, CA 93741

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Large
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 22,925
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Students with disability 5%
Student to faculty ratio 26:1
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
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Fresno City 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

Fresno City College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $6,744 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.

$4,002
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$1,104
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$6,744
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 87% of Fresno City College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 66% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,407 (which is 0.9% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Fresno City College in 2016-2017, was 36, which is 2% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $2,625 (which is 42.4% below the national average.)

$4,407
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
$2,625
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
87%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Fresno City College has enrolled a total of 22,925 students (7,323 students full-time and 15,602 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 22,925 students, 1,966 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 47% men and 53% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 1,408 students for distance studies.

22,925
Total Enrollment
1,966
Transfers

Student Diversity

Hispanic: 56%

White: 22%

Asian: 13%

Black/African American: 5%

Two or more races: 3%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Fresno City 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
Health Professions And Related Programs 19% 1,052
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 14% 756
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 12% 656
Social Sciences 7% 399
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 4% 243
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences 4% 219
Psychology 3% 164
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 3% 156
Visual And Performing Arts 2% 138
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 2% 120

Graduation & Dropout Rates

19%
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 Fresno City College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

23%
Still enrolled
53%
Dropout rate
5%
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

$19,300
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Fresno City College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $19,300. Last year, out of the total 6,673 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 5,272 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 7,345 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 5,656 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $19,300 $26,600
Employment Rate 79% 77%
Total Graduates 6,673 7,345

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Fresno City College.

Reedley College
21.7 mile away
College of the Sequoias
40.6 mile away
Merced College
54.3 mile away
Porterville College
65.9 mile away
Columbia College
93.1 mile away
Gavilan College
98.9 mile away