Cosumnes River College: Review & Facts

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Cosumnes River College is a large two-year, public school with 14,145 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1970 and is one of the 19 colleges located in Sacramento, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
65
At Cosumnes River College you can obtain your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Cosumnes River College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 65 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Automotive and Mechanic, Computer Science, Management, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before 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. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
73%
The student retention rate at Cosumnes River College is fair at 73% (close to California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Cosumnes River College is very low - 26%. Around 13% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Cosumnes River College is a bit disappointing - 30:1. Read more on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$7,300
Average tuition prices are low, $6,100 annually. The additional fees at Cosumnes River College (not included in tuition costs) are about $1,200; which comes to a total of $7,300 a year.

Read the details about Cosumnes River College 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 your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Cosumnes River College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (916) 688-7344 or check Cosumnes River College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C-
Cosumnes River College offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Cosumnes River College, 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
Presently there is no on-campus housing at Cosumnes River College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Cosumnes River College appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Cosumnes River College Location and Maps



Post Address: Cosumnes River College, 8401 Center Parkway, Sacramento, California 95823-5799, USA
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