Mt Hood Community College
Gresham, OR 97030

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Quarter
Total enrollment 9,170
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 19:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
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

Mt Hood 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

Mt Hood Community College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $9,787 and in-state students paid $4,702.

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

$6,481
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$4,702
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$9,787
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 73% of Mt Hood Community College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 51% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,139 (which is 5.2% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Mt Hood Community College in 2016-2017, was 213, which is 28% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,044 (which is 10.7% above the national average.)

$4,139
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
$5,044
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
73%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Mt Hood Community College has enrolled a total of 9,170 students (3,400 students full-time and 5,770 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 9,170 students, 917 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 55% men and 45% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 696 students for distance studies.

9,170
Total Enrollment
917
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 52%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 19%

Hispanic: 12%

Asian: 7%

Two or more races: 4%

Black/African American: 4%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 1%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Mt Hood 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
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 25% 1,026 342
Health Professions And Related Programs 19% 769
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 15% 615
Education 7% 273
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 6% 242
Precision Production 6% 234
Natural Resources And Conservation 3% 115
Personal And Culinary Services 2% 93
Visual And Performing Arts 2% 81
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 2% 76

Graduation & Dropout Rates

21%
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 Mt Hood Community College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

33%
Still enrolled
25%
Dropout rate
21%
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

$27,000
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Mt Hood Community College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $27,000. Last year, out of the total 2,216 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,839 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,344 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,852 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $27,000 $32,800
Employment Rate 83% 79%
Total Graduates 2,216 2,344

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