Central Oregon Community College

School Highlights
  • Central Oregon Community College serves 13,687 students (31% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 41:1 is higher than the state community college average of 28:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 34%.
  • Central Oregon Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Deschutes County, OR.
  • The nearest community college to Central Oregon Community College is Oregon State University-Cascades Campus (0.0 miles away).

Top Placements

Central Oregon Community College places among the top 20% of community colleges in Oregon for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 335 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Central Oregon Community College(OR) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate of Arts CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty335 staff105 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Central Oregon Community College has grown by 29% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 41:1 has increased from 32:1 over five years.
  • The Central Oregon Community College diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment13,687 students2,071 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio41:128:1
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# Full-Time Students4,303 students844 students
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# Part-Time Students3,998 students1,227 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
102140
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% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
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% Asian
1%
4%
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% Hispanic
9%
10%
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% Black
1%
2%
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% White
50%
66%
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% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
-
3%
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% Unknown races
36%
13%
Diversity Score0.410.53
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College Completion Rate
19%
19%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$34,700$32,200
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Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $6,111 is more than the state average of $5,223. The in-state tuition has grown by 70% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $12,051 is more than the state average of $8,497. The out-state tuition has grown by 68% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$6,111$5,223
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Out-State Tuition Fees$12,051$8,497
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid75%82%
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Median Debt for Graduates$17,667$15,375
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Median Debt for Dropouts$8,450$6,156
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Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.21 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Afrocentric Studies Club, Art Club, Asian Cultures Club, Community Health Club, CRU Lifelines, Culinary Arts Club, Dance Club, Dreamers Club, First Nations Student Union, Gaming Club, German Club, Jewish Students Club, Latinx Club, LGBTQ & Friends Club, Live Action Society, Men's Baseball Club Team, Nursing Club, Ski & Snowboard Club, Theorian Society, Vet Tech Club

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Co-ed Intramural Indoor Soccer
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Oregon public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,223 per year for in-state students and $8,497 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,361 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Oregon community colleges have a diversity score of 0.53, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Oregon is Chemeketa Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.