Umpqua Community College

School Highlights
  • Umpqua Community College serves 2,392 students (36% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the state community college average of 28:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
  • Umpqua Community College is the only community colleges within Douglas County, OR.
  • The nearest community college to Umpqua Community College is Southwestern Oregon Community College (46.7 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 112 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Umpqua Community College(OR) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate of Arts CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty112 staff105 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Umpqua Community College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Umpqua Community College diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment2,392 students2,071 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:128:1
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# Full-Time Students850 students844 students
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# Part-Time Students1,542 students1,227 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
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% Asian
1%
4%
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% Hispanic
6%
10%
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% Black
1%
2%
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% White
82%
66%
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% Two or more races
5%
3%
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% Unknown races
3%
13%
Diversity Score0.320.53
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College Completion Rate
15%
19%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$33,800$32,200
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Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $3,990 is less than the state average of $5,223. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $8,514 is more than the state average of $8,497. The out-state tuition has declined by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$3,990$5,223
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Out-State Tuition Fees$8,514$8,497
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid83%82%
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Median Debt for Graduates$12,668$15,375
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,539$6,156
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The college was established by a vote of greater Douglas County residents in 1964 and conducted classes in various rented facilities in Roseburg for the first few years. Since its founding as a post-secondary education facility it has grown and changed to meet the diverse needs of the community. More than 15,000 students take one or more classes each year, for a full-time equivalent (FTE) of about 2,600 full-time students. Umpqua Community College is one of the most picturesque colleges in the country, nestled between beautiful tree-studded hills and overlooking a large bend in the North Umpqua River. Natural volcanic rock and rustic, cedar shake architecture grace the 14 campus buildings located on a 100-acre plot of land six miles north of Roseburg. UCC Campus easy access and mild year-around climate complement the scenic beauty of the campus. As a comprehensive community college, Umpqua Community College provides the first two years of a baccalaureate degree, professional-technical programs, adult basic education/GED, and community education. The college strives to work with individual students so that educational goals and dreams can be realized. Our primary focus is to foster student success by creating access and excellence in all programs and services offered at Umpqua Community College. Umpqua Community College is organized into four academic divisions namely Business and Industry, Health and Safety Services, Math, Science, and Learning Skills and Liberal Arts.

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