Oregon Coast Community College

Tel: (541)265-2283
489 students
Public institution
At Oregon Coast Community College (OCCC), one can complete the first two years of a bachelor\'s degree, earn an associate degree, take courses to get a job, prepare to start a small business, get a GED, learn English as a second language, or take courses for personal enrichment. Students may explore career ideas, retrain or update skills, pursue personal interests, or broaden horizons, attending either full or part-time. Oregon Coast offers credit and non-credit courses at its campuses in Lincoln City, Newport, and Waldport.
School Highlights
Oregon Coast Community College serves 489 students (43% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the state community college average of 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Oregon Coast Community College is the only community colleges within Lincoln County, OR.
The nearest community college is Linn-Benton Community College (45.70 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 78% over five years.
College Oregon Coast Community College 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 25 staff
62 staff
Oregon Coast Community College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 489 has declined by 16% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 37:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 18% over five years.
Total Enrollment 489 students 1,371 students
Oregon Coast Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
22:1
Oregon Coast Community College Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 208 students
779 students
Oregon Coast Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 281 students
1,083 students
Oregon Coast Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Oregon Coast Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
5%
Oregon Coast Community College Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
5%
20%
Oregon Coast Community College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
1%
15%
Oregon Coast Community College Black (2007-2014)
% White
88%
49%
Oregon Coast Community College White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
3%
3%
Oregon Coast Community College More (2010-2014)
% Unknown races
2%
6%
Oregon Coast Community College Unknown (2008-2014)
Oregon Coast Community College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average 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. 0.22 0.70
Oregon Coast Community College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,816 is less than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,959 is less than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,816 $5,664
Oregon Coast Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,959 $10,360
Oregon Coast Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 71%
90%
Oregon Coast Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • At Oregon Coast Community College (OCCC), one can complete the first two years of a bachelor\'s degree, earn an associate degree, take courses to get a job, prepare to start a small business, get a GED, learn English as a second language, or take courses for personal enrichment. Students may explore career ideas, retrain or update skills, pursue personal interests, or broaden horizons, attending either full or part-time. Oregon Coast offers credit and non-credit courses at its campuses in Lincoln City, Newport, and Waldport.

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Did You Know?
For Oregon public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,998 per year for in-state students and $7,980 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,575 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 0.49, which is lower than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Oregon is Heald College-Portland. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.