Umpqua Community College

Tel: (541)440-4600
2,392 students
Public institution

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School Highlights:
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Umpqua Community College serves 2,392 students (35.54% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 33%.
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Umpqua Community College is the only community colleges within Douglas County, OR.
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The nearest community college is Southwestern Oregon Community College (46.73 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 112 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Umpqua Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 112 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 2,392 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,392 students 1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students 850 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 1,542 students
1,017 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
% Hispanic
6%
7%
% Black
1%
12%
% White
82%
57%
% Two or more races
5%
2%
% Unknown races
2%
3%
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 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,990 is less than the state average of $5,694. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,514 is less than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has declined by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,990 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,514 $10,252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 83%
89%
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

The college was established by a vote of greater Douglas County residents in 1964 and conducted classes in various rented facilities in Roseburg for the first few years. Since its founding as a post-secondary education facility it has grown and changed to meet the diverse needs of the community. More than 15,000 students take one or more classes each year, for a full-time equivalent (FTE) of about 2,600 full-time students. Umpqua Community College is one of the most picturesque colleges in the country, nestled between beautiful tree-studded hills and overlooking a large bend in the North Umpqua River. Natural volcanic rock and rustic, cedar shake architecture grace the 14 campus buildings located on a 100-acre plot of land six miles north of Roseburg. UCC Campus easy access and mild year-around climate complement the scenic beauty of the campus. As a comprehensive community college, Umpqua Community College provides the first two years of a baccalaureate degree, professional-technical programs, adult basic education/GED, and community education. The college strives to work with individual students so that educational goals and dreams can be realized. Our primary focus is to foster student success by creating access and excellence in all programs and services offered at Umpqua Community College. Umpqua Community College is organized into four academic divisions namely Business and Industry, Health and Safety Services, Math, Science, and Learning Skills and Liberal Arts.

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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 $13,436 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 0.53, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Oregon is Concorde Career College-Portland. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.