Reedley College

  • The mission of Reedley College is to offer an accessible, student-centered educational environment which provides high quality learning opportunities essential in meeting challenges of a diverse, global community.
School Highlights
  • Reedley College serves 14,633 students (37% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 40:1 is lower than the state community college average of 44:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 68%.
  • Reedley College is one of 7 community colleges within Fresno County, CA.
  • The nearest community college to Reedley College is San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno Aviation (18.9 miles away).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 366 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Reedley College(CA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty366 staff97 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Reedley College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 40:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Reedley College diversity score of 0.58 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment14,633 students7,516 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio40:144:1
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# Full-Time Students5,480 students1,613 students
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# Part-Time Students9,153 students5,903 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
140144
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% American Indian/Alaskan
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% Asian
6%
13%
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% Hispanic
58%
37%
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% Black
2%
7%
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% White
28%
32%
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% Two or more races
2%
3%
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% Unknown races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score0.580.73
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College Completion Rate
25%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$29,100$34,600
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Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $1,198 is less than the state average of $1,636. The in-state tuition has grown by 33% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $6,838 is more than the state average of $6,797. The out-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$1,198$1,636
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Out-State Tuition Fees$6,838$6,797
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid74%78%
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Median Debt for Graduates$4,405$9,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$3,500$5,500
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Reedley College is located in Reedley, California, 30 miles southeast of Fresno. In this rural setting, the campus community enjoys the unique combination of urban sophistication and rural values. Reedley College provides day, evening, and Saturday classes. Operated on an 18-week semester system, the college offers a fall and spring term, as well as six-, eight- and 10-week summer sessions. Courses are offered at the main campus in Reedley and at several off-campus locations collectively referred to as the South Centers Community Campus program. Reedley College was established in May, 1926, as Reedley Junior College. Institutional doors were opened in September 1926, with a total of 30 students and six course offerings. In 1936, a separate building on the Reedley High School campus was built to house the junior college administration and provide additional classrooms. On July 1, 1946, the college recognized its role as a total community college. Reedley College has distinguished itself as one of the premier community colleges in California. The College has a long tradition of excellence and success since its beginning over 79 years ago. You will find excellence in academics, in transfer preparation, in career preparation, in student support programs, in personal development, and in athletics. Reedley College faculty, staff, and administrators are key to this excellence; and they provide the highest quality learning opportunities for our students and our communities. At Reedley College we believe that people's lives are enriched by an atmosphere of intellectual curiosity, personal integrity, and individual accomplishment. The college furnishes experiences designed to promote critical thinking, enhance cultural literacy, and foster an awareness of the interdependence of all persons and their environment.

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