• 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%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 28,000 students
  • In-state tuition: $5,159
  • Out-state tuition: $9,407
  • Minority enrollment: 54%
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Mt Hood Community College ranks among the top 20% of public schools 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 Classification
Associates Colleges
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Nontraditional
Institution Level
Less than 2 yrs
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
285 staff
221 staff
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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 Enrollment
28,000 students
2,025 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
98:1
23:1
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# Full-Time Students
9,287 students
873 students
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# Part-Time Students
18,713 students
1,152 students
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
661 students
299 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
n/a
873 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
118 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
5,343 students
1,526 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
167 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
297 students
% 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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% Hawaiian
n/a
1%
% Two or more races
2%
5%
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% Non Resident races
n/a
1%
% Unknown races
26%
13%
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score
0.69
0.64
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
5.59%
2.3%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$37,100
$32,700
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $5,159 is more than the state average of $4,694. 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 $7,748. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$5,159
$4,694
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Out-State Tuition Fees
$9,407
$7,748
This chart display tuition fees for an out-of-state student of Mt Hood Community College and the public community college average tuition fees for an out-of-state student of OR by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Tuition Notes
The tuition rates includes services and fees.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
82%
83%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Mt Hood Community College and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in OR by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$12,933
$12,875
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Mt Hood Community College and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in OR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$5,673
$6,334
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Acceptance Rate
n/a
84%

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports
Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (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

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Mt Hood Community College cost?

Mt Hood Community College's tuition is approximately $5,159 for In-State students and $9,407 for Out-State students.

What sports does Mt Hood Community College offer?

Mt Hood Community College offers 6 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Softball, Track and Field and Volleyball.

What is Mt Hood Community College's ranking?

Mt Hood Community College ranks among the top 20% of community college in Oregon for: Diversity in US community colleges, Average community college minority breakdown, Largest student body and Highest completion rates.

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 28,000 students
  • In-state tuition: $5,159
  • Out-state tuition: $9,407
  • Minority enrollment: 54%
  • Source: Verified school update

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