Mayfield College

  • At Mayfield College, we are committed to helping men and women develop the skills and knowledge to pursue many opportunities in fields involving technology, business, and healthcare. Mayfield College values small class sizes, individual attention, student involvement, and hands-on training. Financial aid is available for those who qualify and career placement and job assistance continues past graduation. The majority of our students are placed in exciting and rewarding careers, and are well prepared to excel in their chosen fields.At Mayfield College, our focus is on you, the student. From enrollment through graduation and throughout your career, we strive to ensure your success.
School Highlights
  • Mayfield College serves 509 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is lower than the state community college average of 44:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 68%.
  • Mayfield College is one of 9 community colleges within Riverside County, CA.
  • The nearest community college to Mayfield College is Kaplan College-Palm Springs (3.5 miles away).

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Mayfield College places among the top 20% of community colleges in California for:

School Overview

    Mayfield College(CA) Community College Avg.
    Carnegie ClassificationAssociate of Arts CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
    Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
    Institution ControlPublicPublic
    Total Faculty20 staff97 staff

    Student Body

    • The Mayfield College diversity score of 1.00 is more than the state average of 0.73.
    Total Enrollment509 students7,516 students
    Student:Teacher Ratio25:144:1
    # Full-Time Students509 students1,613 students
    Mayfield College Enrollment Breakdown CA All Enrollment Breakdown
    Diversity Score1.000.73

    Finances and Admission

    • The public in-state tuition of $12,874 is more than the state average of $1,636. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
    • The public out-state tuition of $12,874 is more than the state average of $6,797. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
    In-State Tuition Fees$12,874$1,636
    Out-State Tuition Fees$12,874$6,797
    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid99%78%
    Median Debt for Graduates--
    Median Debt for Dropouts--
    Source: 2006 (or latest year available) IPEDS

    Nearby Schools

    • College Location Mi. Students
    • Kaplan College-Palm Springs
      Private, for profit
      379 students | 3.50 Mi2475 E Tahquitz Canyon Way
      Palm Springs CA  92262
      (760)778-3540
      3.50379
    • 9,719 students | 5.50 Mi43-500 Monterey Ave
      Palm Desert CA  92260
      (760)346-8041
      5.509,719
    • 1,652 students | 26.30 Mi6162 Rotary Way
      Joshua Tree CA  92252
      (760)366-3791
      26.301,652
    • 14,580 students | 29.20 Mi1499 N. State St.
      San Jacinto CA  92583
      (951)487-6752
      29.2014,580
    • 5,932 students | 40.20 Mi11711 Sand Canyon Road
      Forest Falls CA  92339
      (909)794-2161
      40.205,932
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    Did You Know?
    For California public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,636 per year for in-state students and $6,797 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $19,157 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 score of 0.73, which is higher than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in California is Berkeley City College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.