• Yuba College has an open admissions policy. Anyone who is a high school graduate, has a high school equivalency certificate or is 18 years of age or older can enroll. For over 80 years Yuba College has been providing quality education and has earned a reputation as an educational leader in northern California. No matter what career path you choose, you will find a dedicated faculty and staff to help you enjoy your Yuba College experience.

School Highlights

Yuba College serves 5,175 students (36% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the state community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 5,175 students
  • In-state tuition: $1,144
  • Out-state tuition: $6,184
  • Student:teacher ratio: 26:1
  • Minority enrollment: 68%
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Yuba College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

The teacher population of 201 teachers has grown by 34% over five years.
Yuba College
(CA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associates Colleges
Associates Colleges
Institution Level
At least 2 but less than 4 years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
201 staff
308 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Yuba College has declined by 6% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five years.
The Yuba College diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
5,175 students
5,216 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
26:1
22:1
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# Full-Time Students
1,839 students
1,660 students
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# Part-Time Students
3,336 students
6,239 students
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This chart display the Full-time students and Part-time students enrollment breakdown of Yuba College.
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
376 students
302 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
1,839 students
1,580 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
54 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
3,336 students
6,239 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
10 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
140 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
n/a
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% Asian
20%
14%
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% Hispanic
35%
45%
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% Black
2%
5%
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% White
32%
26%
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% Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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% Two or more races
8%
4%
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% Non Resident races
n/a
3%
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% Unknown races
1%
3%
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.73
0.70
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
3.64%
4.57%
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
n/a
1.92%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$32,800
$34,700
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Yuba College and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of CA by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $1,144 is less than the state average of $1,246. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $6,184 is less than the state average of $6,603. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$1,144
$1,246
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Out-State Tuition Fees
$6,184
$6,603
This chart display tuition fees for an out-of-state student of Yuba College and the public community college average tuition fees for an out-of-state student of CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
74%
86%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Yuba College and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$6,000
$9,500
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Yuba College and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in CA by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$5,125
$6,239
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Yuba College and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
n/a
89%
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) , School Administrators

School Notes

  • Students who earn a two year Associate in Arts (AA) or Associate in Science (AS) degree earn about 25% more each year than those with only a high school diploma. Plus, they have more career options and better chances for a promotion. College also enriches your overall quality of life. Select a program that meets your needs: Two-year Associate in Arts/Science Degrees, or one-year or less specialized training towards a Certificate of Completion or Training. Students also have the option of completing their general education studies in preparation for transfer to a four-year university or self-development classes through our community education program. Classes to fit your schedule Day and Evening Classes Distance Education through television and videotape On-line over the web with streaming video Yuba College's low fees mean a high quality low cost education. California residents pay a fraction of the cost of attending a California State University or a University of California Campus. Out of state and international student fees are set by the District's Board of Trustees. Financial aid in the form of grants, loans, college work-study and scholarships is available to eligible students attending Yuba College. Yuba provides more than $9 million annually to students like you. Students are encouraged to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Financial Aid (FAFSA). The application and other information about financial aid is available on the college's website: www.yccd.edu. Yuba College offers an exciting student life with many social and recreational activities planned during the school year. For more information or to take a tour of campus call Campus Life at 530-741-6992

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Yuba College cost?

Yuba College's tuition is approximately $1,144 for In-State students and $6,184 for Out-State students.

What is Yuba College's ranking?

Yuba College ranks among the top 20% of community college in California for: Least debt for graduating students.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 5,175 students
  • In-state tuition: $1,144
  • Out-state tuition: $6,184
  • Student:teacher ratio: 26:1
  • Minority enrollment: 68%
  • Source: Verified school update

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Did You Know?

For California public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,246 per year for in-state students and $6,603 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $20,540 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in California is 81%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

California community colleges have a diversity score of 0.70, which is higher than the national average of 0.00. The most diverse community college in California is Los Angeles Film School. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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