Blue Mountain Community College

2411 NW Carden Ave, Pendleton,
OR, 97801
Tel: (541)276-1260
2,092 students
Public institution

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MISSION & VISION Blue Mountain Community College will realize its vision by providing high quality programs for college preparation, college transfer, professional/technical, workforce development, and self-improvement that will strengthen the economy and provide opportunities for personal and professional growth. BMCC provides dynamic and innovative programs and delivery methods in response to the changing needs of our customers: the students, businesses, industries, and communities of eastern Oregon.
School Highlights:
Blue Mountain Community College serves 2,092 students (55% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 18%.
Blue Mountain Community College is the only community colleges within Umatilla County, OR.

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Blue Mountain 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

Student Body

The student population of 2,092 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
2,092 students
1,272 students
# Full-Time Students
1,141 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 951 students
1,016 students
% American Indian/Alaskan 3%
1%
% Asian 1%
2%
% Hawaiian 1%
1%
% Hispanic 9%
7%
% Black 1%
12%
% White 84%
66%
% Two or more races 1%
2%
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. 0.29
0.45

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,872 is less than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,012 is more than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has grown by 25% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,872 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,012 $10,175
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Blue Mountain Community College was founded in 1962 to meet the growing education, training, and cultural needs of northeastern Oregon. Since then, it has expanded and evolved into a comprehensive community college that serves a diverse community of life-long learners with facilities in Baker City, Boardman, Hermiston, Milton Freewater, and Pendleton. Blue Mountain Community College's main campus is located in northeastern Oregon surrounded by the natural beauty of rich wheat fields and the foothills of the Blue Mountains. Our scenic 175-acre hilltop site overlooks Pendleton, a city with a population of 16,180 and the county seat of Umatilla County. We are located 200 miles east of Portland and nearly the same distance from Seattle, Spokane and Boise. The College's buildings date from 1965 to our new science and technology facility which was first occupied in September 2000. In November of 1998, the voters of our service district passed a building and technology bond aimed at renewing and expanding existing facilities, and building new educational sites, which will help BMCC transition into the future. At Blue Mountain Community College (BMCC) you can earn the Associate of Arts Oregon Transfer(AAOT), The Associate of Science(AS), The Associate of Applied Science(AAS), The Associate Degree in General Studies(AGS), and Certificates. BMCC is a public, two-year coeducational college accredited by the Northwest Commission on College and Universities (NWCCU).

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