Folsom Lake College
- Folsom Lake College is a comprehensive, public community college, the 109th community college in the State of California and the fourth member of the Los Rios Community College District.
- The teacher population of 172 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
|Folsom Lake College||(CA) Community College Avg.|
|Carnegie Classification||Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges||Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges|
|Institution Level||Less than 2 yrs||At least 2 but less than 4 years|
|Total Faculty||172 staff||97 staff|
|Total Enrollment||7,942 students||7,516 students|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||46:1||44:1|
|# Full-Time Students||2,039 students||1,613 students|
|# Part-Time Students||5,903 students||5,903 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan|
|% Two or more races|
|% Non Resident races|
|% Unknown races|
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS
- Folsom Lake College serves the region with classes offered at: The main Folsom campus at 10 College Parkway (just off Highway 50) Two outreach centers (the El Dorado Center in Placerville and the Rancho Cordova Center) Various off-site locations in communities of the region A full spectrum of support services and programs are available to enhance student success, including: Counseling, Financial aid, Tutoring, Libraries, Computer centers, and more. Folsom Lake College offers a friendly, student-centered environment designed to help everyone succeed - not matter what your educational goals may be!
- College Location Mi. Students
- 85 students | 7.10 Mi2339 Gold Meadow Way, Suite 111
Rancho Cordova,  CA  95670
- 517 students | 8.20 Mi7301 Greenback Lane, Ste A
Citrus Heights,  CA  95621
- n/a students | 9.00 Mi11000 Olson Drive, Suite 100
Rancho Cordova,  CA  95670
- 18,565 students | 9.10 Mi5000 Rocklin Road
Rocklin,  CA  95677
- 748 students | 10.80 Mi5221 Madison Ave
Sacramento,  CA  95841
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