West Hills College-Lemoore
Lemoore, CA 93245


Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale Rural
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 4,018
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Students with disability 9%
Student to faculty ratio 26:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
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


West Hills College-Lemoore 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

West Hills College-Lemoore charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $8,190 and in-state students paid $1,380.

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

Average Net Price
National Average = $7,496
In State Tuition
National Average = $3,466
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $7,623
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 86% of West Hills College-Lemoore's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 60% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,526 (which is 3.6% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at West Hills College-Lemoore in 2016-2017, was 7, which is 2% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,295 (which is 16.2% above the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,368
Federal Loan
National Average = $4,557
Financial aid
National Average = 79%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, West Hills College-Lemoore has enrolled a total of 4,018 students (1,367 students full-time and 2,651 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 4,018 students, 422 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 39% men and 61% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 807 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Hispanic: 60%

White: 23%

Asian: 6%

Black/African American: 5%

Two or more races: 3%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%


Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at West Hills College-Lemoore.

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 16% 412
Health Professions And Related Programs 13% 323
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 10% 248
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences 9% 239
Personal And Culinary Services 7% 172
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 5% 124
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 4% 112
Psychology 3% 80
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 3% 66
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 1% 28

Graduation & Dropout Rates

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 West Hills College-Lemoore full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
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

Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of West Hills College-Lemoore graduates 6 years after enrollment is $27,100. Last year, out of the total 3,564 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,994 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,627 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,233 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $27,100 $34,800
Employment Rate 84% 85%
Total Graduates 3,564 2,627

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of West Hills College-Lemoore.

College of the Sequoias
28.4 mile away
Reedley College
29.6 mile away
Fresno City College
32.8 mile away
Clovis Community College
41.4 mile away
Porterville College
48.1 mile away
Merced College
80.5 mile away
Taft College
81.5 mile away
Cuesta College
83.9 mile away
Allan Hancock College
99 mile away