Los Medanos College

2700 East Leland Road
Pittsburg, CA 94565
Tel: (925)439-2181
8,695 students
Public institution
School Highlights
Los Medanos College serves 8,695 students (35% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 40:1 is lower than the state community college average of 44:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 68%.
Los Medanos College is one of 6 community colleges within Contra Costa County, CA.
The nearest community college is Heald College-Concord (9.30 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 216 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College Los Medanos College (CA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 216 staff 70 staff

Student Body

The student population of 8,695 has declined by 9% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 40:1 has decreased from 44:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.74 is more than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has declined by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment 8,695 students 2,397 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 40:1 44:1
# Full-Time Students 3,060 students 1,260 students
# Part-Time Students 5,635 students 5,258 students
% Asian
10%
13%
% Hispanic
34%
37%
% Black
12%
7%
% White
34%
32%
% Two or more races
6%
3%
% Unknown races
4%
8%
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. 0.74 0.73

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,298 is less than the state average of $1,324. The in-state tuition has grown by 27% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,758 is equal to the state average of $6,758. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,298 $1,324
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,758 $6,758
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 65% 81%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Heald College-Concord
    Private for-profit
    1,232 students | 9.30 Mi5130 Commercial Circle
    Concord CA 94520
    (925)288-5800
    9.301,232
  • 233 students | 10.70 Mi1140 Galaxy Way Ste 400
    Concord CA 94520
    (925)674-8200
    10.70233
  • 20,089 students | 11.70 Mi321 Golf Club Rd
    Pleasant Hill CA 94523
    (925)685-1230
    11.7020,089
  • 599 students | 11.90 Mi380 Civic Dr., Ste. 300
    Pleasant Hill CA 94523
    (925)609-6650
    11.90599
  • 8,835 students | 20.80 Mi3000 Campus Hill Drive
    Livermore CA 94551
    (925)424-1000
    20.808,835
Did You Know?
Contra Costa County, CA 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 0.80, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Contra Costa County, CA is Heald College-Concord. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.