Truckee Meadows Community College
Reno, NV 89512-3999

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 10,873
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Students with disability 5%
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
No
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

Truckee Meadows 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.

Application Fee

$20
Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

Truckee Meadows Community College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $9,390 and in-state students paid $2,745.

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

$8,523
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$2,745
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$9,390
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 74% of Truckee Meadows Community College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 46% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,157 (which is 4.8% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Truckee Meadows Community College in 2016-2017, was 58, which is 8% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,996 (which is 9.6% above the national average.)

$4,157
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
$4,996
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
74%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Truckee Meadows Community College has enrolled a total of 10,873 students (2,843 students full-time and 8,030 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 10,873 students, 640 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 46% men and 54% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 1,700 students for distance studies.

10,873
Total Enrollment
640
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 57%

Hispanic: 27%

Asian: 6%

Two or more races: 4%

Black/African American: 2%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Truckee Meadows 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
Health Professions And Related Programs 23% 1,712
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 19% 1,376 406
Science Technologies/technicians 10% 764 0
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 7% 490 130
Precision Production 4% 268
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 3% 222
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 3% 215
Visual And Performing Arts 2% 157
Education 2% 149
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 2% 141 0

Graduation & Dropout Rates

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

18%
Still enrolled
38%
Dropout rate
13%
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

$28,200
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Truckee Meadows Community College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $28,200. Last year, out of the total 1,713 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,405 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,947 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,519 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $28,200 $32,800
Employment Rate 82% 78%
Total Graduates 1,713 1,947

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

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

Sierra College
93 mile away
Folsom Lake College
95 mile away
Yuba College
98.1 mile away
Butte College
98.5 mile away