|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Students with disability||4%|
|Student to faculty ratio||31:1|
Orange Coast 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.
Orange Coast College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $6,648 and in-state students paid $1,104.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 56% of Orange Coast College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 39% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,611 (which is 5.6% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Orange Coast College in 2016-2017, was 51, which is 2% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,001 (which is 9.7% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Orange Coast College has enrolled a total of 21,731 students (8,561 students full-time and 13,170 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 21,731 students, 2,245 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 52% men and 48% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
The institution also enrolled 755 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 5%
Two or more races: 4%
Black/African American: 2%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Orange Coast 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||34%||4,246|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||10%||1,254|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||5%||640|
|Visual And Performing Arts||3%||436|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||3%||350|
|Personal And Culinary Services||2%||288|
|Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians||2%||268|
|Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences||2%||197|
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 Orange Coast College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
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.
The typical median income of Orange Coast College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $26,600. Last year, out of the total 2,280 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,892 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,666 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,186 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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