Yuba College

Tel: (530)741-6700
7,152 students
Public institution
Yuba College has an open admissions policy. Anyone who is a high school graduate, has a high school equivalency certificate or is 18 years of age or older can enroll. For over 80 years Yuba College has been providing quality education and has earned a reputation as an educational leader in northern California. No matter what career path you choose, you will find a dedicated faculty and staff to help you enjoy your Yuba College experience.
School Highlights
Yuba College serves 7,152 students (37% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 49:1 is higher than the state community college average of 45:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
Yuba College is the only community colleges within Yuba County, CA.
The nearest community college is Cambridge Junior College-Yuba City (6.00 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 146 teachers has declined by 54% over five years.
College Yuba 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 146 staff
61 staff
Yuba College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 7,152 has declined by 31% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 49:1 has increased from 27:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 is more than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 16% over five years.
Total Enrollment 7,152 students 1,315 students
Yuba College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 49:1
Yuba College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 2,665 students
815 students
Yuba College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 4,487 students
1,061 students
Yuba College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Yuba College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Yuba College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
Yuba College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
Yuba College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Yuba College Black (2006-2013)
% White
Yuba College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
Yuba College More (2009-2013)
% Unknown races
Yuba College Unknown (2006-2013)
Yuba 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. 0.71 0.70
Yuba College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,144 is less than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 52% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,184 is less than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 35% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,144 $5,590
Yuba College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,184 $10,086
Yuba College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 87%
Yuba College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Students who earn a two year Associate in Arts (AA) or Associate in Science (AS) degree earn about 25% more each year than those with only a high school diploma. Plus, they have more career options and better chances for a promotion. College also enriches your overall quality of life. Select a program that meets your needs: Two-year Associate in Arts/Science Degrees, or one-year or less specialized training towards a Certificate of Completion or Training. Students also have the option of completing their general education studies in preparation for transfer to a four-year university or self-development classes through our community education program. Classes to fit your schedule • Day and Evening Classes • Distance Education through television and videotape • On-line over the web with streaming video Yuba College’s low fees mean a high quality low cost education. California residents pay a fraction of the cost of attending a California State University or a University of California Campus. Out of state and international student fees are set by the District’s Board of Trustees. Financial aid in the form of grants, loans, college work-study and scholarships is available to eligible students attending Yuba College. Yuba provides more than $9 million annually to students like you. Students are encouraged to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Financial Aid (FAFSA). The application and other information about financial aid is available on the college’s website: www.yccd.edu. Yuba College offers an exciting student life with many social and recreational activities planned during the school year. For more information or to take a tour of campus call Campus Life at 530-741-6992

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Did You Know?
For California public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,038 per year for in-state students and $7,390 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $18,252 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in California is 84%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

California 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 0.73, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in California is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-San Francisco. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.