Moorpark College

7075 Campus Rd
Moorpark, CA 93021-1695
Tel: (805)378-1400
13,880 students
Public institution
As a public community college, Moorpark College offers programs and services accessible to the community. Drawing from a student-centered philosophy, Moorpark College creates learning environments that blend curriculum and services in providing to students.
School Highlights
Moorpark College serves 13,880 students (40% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 68%.
Moorpark College is one of 5 community colleges within Ventura County, CA.
The nearest community college is Los Angeles Pierce College (16.70 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 265 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
College Moorpark 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 265 staff 70 staff

Student Body

The student population of 13,880 has declined by 15% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 13,880 students 2,397 students
# Full-Time Students 5,586 students 1,260 students
# Part-Time Students 8,294 students 5,258 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
8%
13%
% Hispanic
25%
37%
% Black
1%
7%
% White
58%
32%
% Two or more races
5%
3%
% Unknown races
1%
8%
% Non Resident races
1%
-
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. 0.59 0.73

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,338 is more than the state average of $1,324. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,050 is more than the state average of $6,758. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,338 $1,324
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,050 $6,758
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 43% 81%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Moorpark College is located in the foothills between the cities of Simi Valley and Moorpark. It is nestled on 134 acres. The college has been serving the citizens of the Ventura County since it opened in 1967 with a current enrollment of approximately 14,500 students. Moorpark College was established in 1963 by the Governing Board of the Ventura County Community College District. Soon after, a 134-acre site on Moorpark's eastern city boundary was secured in a combination donation/purchase from the Strathearns, a local ranching family. Moorpark College offers an average of 1,500 sections a semester, with courses in 70 disciplines, lower division preparation in a wide variety of transfer majors for the Baccalaureate degree and additional programs which lead to designated Associate degrees and Certificates of Achievement. Moorpark College also offers numerous Occupational Majors in areas geared to local and national employment needs and trends. Moorpark College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, 3402 Mendocino Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA 95403, (707) 569-9177, an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Commission on Recognition of Postsecondary Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education.

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Did You Know?
Ventura 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 0.58, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Ventura County, CA is ITT Technical Institute-Oxnard. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.