Lane Community College

  • Lane is the community`s college: we provide comprehensive, accessible, quality, learning-centered educational opportunities that promote student success and include professional technical and lower division college transfer programs; employee skill upgrading, business development and career enhancement; foundational academic, language and life skills development; lifelong personal development and enrichment; and cultural and community services.

School Highlights

Lane Community College serves 8,861 students (38% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the state community college average of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.

Top Rankings

Lane Community College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Oregon for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 652 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
Lane Community College(OR) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High TraditionalAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Nontraditional
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty652 staff221 staff
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School CalendarLink to School Calendar

Student Body

The student population of Lane Community College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five years.
The Lane Community College diversity score of 0.54 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment8,861 students1,721 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:123:1
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# Full-Time Students3,407 students873 students
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# Part-Time Students5,454 students848 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
255 students297 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
3%
6%
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% Hispanic
14%
14%
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% Black
2%
3%
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% White
66%
56%
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% Two or more races
6%
5%
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% Non Resident races
3%
1%
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% Unknown races
5%
13%
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Diversity Score0.540.64
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College Completion Rate
19%
21%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,700$32,700
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $4,794 is more than the state average of $4,676. The in-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $10,428 is more than the state average of $7,715. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,794$4,676
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Out-State Tuition Fees$10,428$7,715
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid98%83%
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Median Debt for Graduates$15,259$13,207
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,941$6,334
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Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,
Cross Country, Soccer,
Track and Field, Volleyball,
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Lane was founded in 1964, the main campus opened in 1968. The college was a successor to the Eugene Technical-Vocational School that ws founded in 1938. Lane has been rated one of the top two-year colleges in America and has received many awards and accolades for its innovative programs and high quality instruction. In 2000 Lane was selected by the League for Innovation as one of 12 Vanguard Learning Colleges in North America for its outstanding record of achievement and innovation in improving learning. Lane Community College is a comprehensive community college. The college offers a wide variety of instructional programs including transfer credit programs, professional technical degree and certificate programs, continuing education noncredit courses, programs in English as a Second Language and International ESL, GED programs, and customized training for local businesses. Classes are offered at many locations, and online classes and telecourses are also available. Lane Community College is a comprehensive community college offering professional technical and lower division college classes. The college offers classes at a number of locations in addition to the main campus. These include the Downtown Center in Eugene, Lane Community College at Florence, Lane Community College at Cottage Grove, and the Aviation Academy at the Eugene Airport.  In addition to weekday classes, Lane offers some evening and Saturday classes, as well as many online offerings.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Lane Community College is Linn-Benton Community College (40.1 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 5,533 students | 40.10 Mi6500 Pacific Blvd SW
    Albany, OR 97321
    (541) 917-4999
    40.105,533
  • 2,458 students | 56.70 Mi1140 Umpqua College Rd.
    Roseburg, OR 97470
    (541) 440-4600
    56.702,458
  • 452 students | 63.40 Mi400 SE College Way
    Newport, OR 97366
    (541) 265-2283
    63.40452
  • 9,347 students | 66.80 Mi4000 Lancaster Dr NE
    Salem, OR 97305
    (503) 399-5000
    66.809,347
  • 2,053 students | 74.40 Mi1988 Newmark Ave
    Coos Bay, OR 97420
    (541) 888-2525
    74.402,053
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Did You Know?
For Oregon public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,676 per year for in-state students and $7,715 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,004 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Oregon community colleges have a diversity score of 0.64, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Oregon is Carrington College-Portland. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.