Mt Hood Community College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - PoorQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Mt Hood Community College is a large two-year, public school with 8,760 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1966 and is the only school located in Gresham, Oregon.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
104
Good
Mt Hood Community College will give you the opportunity to get a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Mt Hood Community College follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and has 104 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Computer Science, Management, Business, and Industrial Technologies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
56%
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 positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Mt Hood Community College student retention rate is low at 56% (way below Oregon average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Mt Hood Community College is very low - 29%.

Student to faculty ratio at Mt Hood Community College is decent - 17:1. Find out more details regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$10,200
Medium
Average tuition price is close to the nationwide median - about $9,500 a year. The additional fees at Mt Hood Community College beyond tuition are nearly $700; this totals $10,200 per year.

Read the details about Mt Hood 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
This college will consider accepting 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 Mt Hood Community College is $25.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Mt Hood Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (503) 491-6422 or check Mt Hood Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C-
Unsafe
Mt Hood Community College offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Mt Hood 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
No
At present there is no on-campus housing at Mt Hood Community College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Mt Hood Community College seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Mt Hood Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Mt Hood Community College, 26000 SE Stark St, Gresham, Oregon 97030, USA
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