Central Oregon Community College

2600 NW College Way
Bend, OR 97701
Tel: (541)383-7500
10,565 students
Public institution
School Highlights
Central Oregon Community College serves 10,565 students (21% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is lower than the state community college average of 33:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Central Oregon Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Deschutes County, OR.
The nearest community college is Oregon State University-Cascades Campus (0.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 335 teachers has grown by 50% over five years.
Central Oregon Community College (OR) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 335 staff 87 staff
Central Oregon Community College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 10,565 has grown by 50% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 31:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has grown by 86% over five years.
Total Enrollment 10,565 students 1,343 students
Central Oregon Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 32:1 33:1
Central Oregon Community College Student Staff Ratio (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 2,175 students 844 students
Central Oregon Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 8,390 students 1,227 students
Central Oregon Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Central Oregon Community College Enrollment Breakdown OR All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
102 140
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
Central Oregon Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2014)
% Asian
1%
3%
Central Oregon Community College Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
8%
12%
Central Oregon Community College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
1%
2%
Central Oregon Community College Black (2006-2014)
% White
76%
65%
Central Oregon Community College White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
2%
3%
Central Oregon Community College More (2013-2014)
% Unknown races
10%
13%
Central Oregon Community College Ethnicity Breakdown OR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.41 0.54
Central Oregon Community College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $4,131 is more than the state average of $4,050. The in-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $8,163 is less than the state average of $8,362. The out-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,131 $4,050
Central Oregon Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,163 $8,362
Central Oregon Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 75% 81%
Central Oregon Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

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    (541)322-3100
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    Eugene OR  97405
    (541)463-3000
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  • 5,314 students | 94.20 Mi6500 Pacific Blvd SW
    Albany OR  97321
    (541)917-4999
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  • 29,820 students | 101.60 Mi4000 Lancaster Dr NE
    Salem OR  97305
    101.6029,820
  • 991 students | 105.00 Mi400 E Scenic Dr
    The Dalles OR  97058
    (541)506-6000
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Did You Know?
For Oregon public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,050 per year for in-state students and $8,362 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,567 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Oregon community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.54, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Oregon is Chemeketa Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.