Mt Hood Community College

  • Mt. Hood Community College affords all people a knowledge-based education, giving them the ability to make life choices; adapt to change; build strong communities; contribute to and derive benefit from the new economy; and become part of a skilled workforce.

School Highlights

Mt Hood Community College serves 28,000 students (33% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

The teacher population of 285 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Mt Hood Community College(OR) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociates CollegesAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Nontraditional
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty285 staff221 staff
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School CalendarLink to School Calendar

Student Body

The student population of Mt Hood Community College has grown by 201% over five years.
The Mt Hood Community College diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment28,000 students1,721 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio98:123:1
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# Full-Time Students9,287 students873 students
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# Part-Time Students18,713 students848 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
7%
6%
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% Hispanic
14%
14%
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% Black
4%
3%
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% White
46%
56%
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% Two or more races
2%
5%
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% Unknown races
26%
13%
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Diversity Score0.690.64
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College Completion Rate
24%
21%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$37,100$32,700
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $5,159 is more than the state average of $4,676. The in-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $9,407 is more than the state average of $7,715. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$5,159$4,676
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Out-State Tuition Fees$9,407$7,715
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Tuition NotesThe tuition rates includes services and fees.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid82%83%
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Median Debt for Graduates$12,749$13,207
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$6,334
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Sports

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

School Notes

  • Being a student at Mt. Hood Community College means making changes, adjustments and adding new responsibilities to your daily lifestyle. The flexibility of a two-year college allows you to attend part time or full time, day, evening or weekend classes, as well as distance learning classes. MHCC costs less than a four-year college or university and allows you to transfer to a four-year college or university, if you wish to earn your bachelor`s degree. Your learning techniques and personal life schedule, will determine if full- time enrollment or part-time enrollment is best for you. Our advisers are here to help you decide which is best to achieve your educational goals

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Mt Hood Community College is Concorde Career College-Portland (12.4 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 466 students | 12.40 Mi1425 NE Irving Street, Bldg 300
    Portland, OR 97232
    (503) 281-4181
    12.40466
  • Carrington College-Portland
    Private for-profit
    215 students | 12.50 Mi2004 Lloyd Center, 3rd Fl.
    Portland, OR 97232
    (503) 761-6100
    12.50215
  • 9,233 students | 15.00 Mi1933 Fort Vancouver Way
    Vancouver, WA 98663
    (360) 992-2000
    15.009,233
  • 6,270 students | 15.70 Mi19600 Molalla Ave
    Oregon City, OR 97045
    (503) 594-6000
    15.706,270
  • 60,037 students | 17.00 Mi12000 SW 49th Avenue
    Portland, OR 97219
    (971) 722-6111
    17.0060,037
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Multnomah County, OR community colleges have a diversity score of 0.67, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Multnomah County, OR is Carrington College-Portland. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.