Umpqua Community College

Tel: (541)440-4600
2,392 students
Public institution
School Highlights
Umpqua Community College serves 2,392 students (36% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the state community college average of 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Umpqua Community College is the only community colleges within Douglas County, OR.
The nearest community college is Southwestern Oregon Community College (46.70 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 112 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
College Umpqua Community College (OR) 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 87 staff

Student Body

The student population of 2,392 has declined by 24% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has grown by 33% over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,392 students 1,343 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 21:1 29:1
# Full-Time Students 850 students 844 students
# Part-Time Students 1,542 students 1,227 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
2%
% Asian
1%
4%
% Hispanic
6%
9%
% Black
1%
2%
% White
82%
70%
% Two or more races
5%
3%
% Unknown races
3%
10%
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. 0.32 0.49

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,107 is more than the state average of $4,050. The in-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $9,552 is more than the state average of $8,362. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,107 $4,050
Out-State Tuition Fees $9,552 $8,362
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 83% 81%
Source: 2014 (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.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 2,316 students | 46.70 Mi1988 Newmark Ave
    Coos Bay OR 97420
    (541)888-2525
    46.702,316
  • 5,099 students | 56.00 Mi3345 Redwood Hwy
    Grants Pass OR 97527
    (541)956-7501
    56.005,099
  • 9,236 students | 56.70 Mi4000 E 30th Ave
    Eugene OR 97405
    (541)463-3000
    56.709,236
  • 5,314 students | 95.10 Mi6500 Pacific Blvd SW
    Albany OR 97321
    (541)917-4999
    95.105,314
  • 489 students | 101.30 Mi400 SE College Way
    Newport OR 97366
    (541)265-2283
    101.30489
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 Chemeketa Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.