Los Medanos College

2700 East Leland Road
Pittsburg, CA 94565
Tel: (925)439-2181
8,500 students
Public institution

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School Highlights:
Los Medanos College serves 8,500 students (31% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 44:1 is higher than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 63%.
Los Medanos College is one of 7 community colleges within Contra Costa County County, CA.
The nearest community college is Carrington College California-Antioch (6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 192 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Los Medanos College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
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 192 staff
60 staff
Los Medanos College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 8,500 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 44:1 has increased from 37:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
8,500 students
1,269 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 44:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students
2,600 students
810 students
Los Medanos College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 5,900 students
1,017 students
Los Medanos College sch enrollment Los Medanos College sta enrollment
% Asian
10%
2%
Los Medanos College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
% Hispanic
36%
7%
Los Medanos College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
16%
12%
Los Medanos College Black (2006-2013)
% White
28%
57%
% Two or more races
7%
2%
% Unknown races
2%
3%
Los Medanos College sch ethnicity Los Medanos College sta ethnicity
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. 0.69 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,298 is less than the state average of $5,740. The in-state tuition has grown by 75% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,038 is less than the state average of $10,252. The out-state tuition has grown by 17% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,298 $5,740
Los Medanos College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,038 $10,252
Los Medanos College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 65%
89%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
Contra Costa, 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 0.71, which is higher than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Contra Costa, CA is Contra Costa College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.