Linn Benton Community College: Review & Facts

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Linn Benton Community College is a medium two-year, public school with 5,725 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1966 and is the only school located in Albany, Oregon.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
81
Fair
At Linn Benton Community College you can obtain your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Linn Benton Community College deploys a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers 81 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical Assistant, Industrial Technologies, Management, and Computer Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.


Student Retention
50%
Bad
It is important 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 usually a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Linn Benton Community College student retention rate is low at 50% (way below Oregon average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Linn Benton Community College is very low: 21%. Around 17% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Linn Benton Community College is reasonably decent: 20:1. Read more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$9,400
Medium
Average tuition price is close to the nationwide median - $9,000 a year. The additional fees at Linn Benton Community College (not included in tuition costs) are around $400; this comes to $9,400 annually.

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

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The college might accept 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) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Linn Benton Community College is $30.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Linn Benton Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (541) 917-4999 or check Linn Benton Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Dicey
Linn Benton Community College offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Linn Benton Community 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
Yes
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Linn Benton Community College.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Linn Benton Community College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Linn Benton Community College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Linn Benton Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Linn Benton Community College, 6500 Pacific Blvd SW, Albany, Oregon 97321, USA
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