College of the Redwoods: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Oustanding
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College of the Redwoods is a medium two-year, public school with 4,830 students enrolled. This college was established in 1964 and is one of the 2 schools located in Eureka, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
27
College of the Redwoods will give you the option to get a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or 2-year certificate.

College of the Redwoods follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 27 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Biology, Medical Assistant, and Work and Family Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
45%
The rate of student retention at College of the Redwoods is very low at 45% (way below California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at College of the Redwoods is very low: 15%. Nearly 15% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at College of the Redwoods is decent: 17:1. Find out more on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,700
Average tuition costs are low - about $5,600 per academic year. The additional fees at College of the Redwoods beyond tuition are approximately $100; which totals $5,700 annually.

Read the details about College of the Redwoods additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The college might accept advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to College of the Redwoods and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (707) 476-4100 or check College of the Redwoods Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C-
College of the Redwoods provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at College of the Redwoods, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
College of the Redwoods offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 200 students, which provides a good on-campus housing option.

Based on the college crime information, College of the Redwoods seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

College of the Redwoods Location and Maps



Post Address: College of the Redwoods, 7351 Tompkins Hill Rd, Eureka, California 95501-9300, USA
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