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 11,296 students (28% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is same as the state community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 77%.

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

The teacher population of 474 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Reedley College(CA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-Mixed Traditional/NontraditionalAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty474 staff308 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Reedley College has declined by 22% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 40:1 over five years.
The Reedley College diversity score of 0.44 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment11,296 students8,365 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:124:1
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# Full-Time Students3,207 students2,015 students
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# Part-Time Students8,089 students6,350 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
140 students140 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
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% Asian
6%
12%
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% Hispanic
73%
47%
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% Black
2%
6%
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% White
16%
23%
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% Two or more races
2%
4%
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% Unknown races
1%
6%
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Diversity Score0.440.70
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College Completion Rate
26%
32%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$29,100$34,700
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $1,198 is less than the state average of $1,997. The in-state tuition has declined by 9% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $6,838 is less than the state average of $7,123. The out-state tuition has declined by 13% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$1,198$1,997
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Out-State Tuition Fees$6,838$7,123
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid86%79%
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Median Debt for Graduates$4,374$10,376
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Median Debt for Dropouts$3,500$6,000
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Source: 2020 (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.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Reedley College is San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno Aviation (19.1 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 77 students | 19.10 Mi4985 East Andersen Ave
    Fresno, CA 93727
    (559) 453-0123
    19.1077
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    Visalia, CA 93291
    (559) 734-9000
    19.606,621
  • 12,815 students | 20.10 Mi915 S. Mooney Blvd
    Visalia, CA 93277
    (559) 730-3700
    20.1012,815
  • Institute of Technology
    Private for-profit
    1,310 students | 21.80 Mi564 W Herndon
    Clovis, CA 93612
    (559) 297-4500
    21.801,310
  • 24,806 students | 21.90 Mi1101 E. University Ave
    Fresno, CA 93741
    (559) 442-4600
    21.9024,806
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Did You Know?
For California public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,997 per year for in-state students and $7,123 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $21,060 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in California is 83%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

California community colleges have a diversity score of 0.70, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in California is Berkeley City College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.