Mendocino College

Mendocino College is a Public, 2-4 years school located in Ukiah, CA. The 2023 average tuition & fees is $8,893 over its programs in average.
The school has a total enrollment of 3,554 and it offers 29 programs.

2023 Tuition & Fees, Living Costs

The average undergraduate tuition & fees at Mendocino College is $8,893 for academic year 2022-2023. The amount is the average costs over all degree programs and the vocational program tuition may be lower than the average cost.
47% of enrolled students have received grants and/or scholarships and the average amount of received financial aid is $4,906 (exclude student loans).
Mendocino 2023 Tuition & Fees, Living Costs
Tuition & Fees$8,893
Average Financial Amount$4,906

Offered Career / Vocational Programs and Completers

Mendocino College offers 29 vocational programs for Less than 1-Year Certificate and 1-2 Years Certificate programs. The following table lists number of programs by offered type and online availability along with number of completers.
Last year, 657 students have completed their career programs.
Offered Career Programs at Mendocino College
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Less than 1 Year Certificate14050
2 Years Certificate150124

Programs by Award Level

The following table summarizes the number of completers by program and award level.
  • 50 students have earned/completed Less than 1 Year Certificate program.
  • 124 students have earned/completed 1-2 Years Certificate program.
  • 483 students have earned/completed Associate's program.
Less than 1 Year Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 0 completers-
Plant Nursery Operations and Management0-
Communications Technologies [+] 0 completers-
Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design0-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications1-
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications1-
Personal and Culinary Services [+] 1 completers-
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager1-
Work and Family Studies [+] 7 completers-
Child Care Provider/Assistant7-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 1 completers-
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration1-
Mechanics and Repairers [+] 3 completers-
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician3-
Business [+] 30 completers-
Business Administration and Management16-
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping10-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science0-
Small Business Administration/Management4-
Real Estate0-
1-2 Years Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 1 completers-
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations1-
Communications Technologies [+] 1 completers-
Recording Arts Technology/Technician1-
Engineering Technology [+] 0 completers-
Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician0-
Legal Studies [+] 0 completers-
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary0-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities [+] 119 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies119-
Construction Trades [+] 0 completers-
Building Construction Technology0-
Precision Production Trades [+] 0 completers-
Cabinetmaking and Millwork0-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 0 completers-
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder0-
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary0-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling0-
Business [+] 2 completers-
Business Administration and Management1$31,300
Retail Management1-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science0-
Associate's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 2 completers-
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations2-
Natural Resources and Conservation [+] 1 completers-
Natural Resources/Conservation1-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies [+] 0 completers-
Ethnic Studies0-
Communication and Journalism [+] 8 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric8-
Communications Technologies [+] 2 completers-
Recording Arts Technology/Technician2-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences1-
Information Technology0-
Computer Science4-
Education [+] 0 completers-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics [+] 1 completers-
Spanish Language and Literature1-
Work and Family Studies [+] 22 completers-
Child Care Provider/Assistant22-
English Language and Literature [+] 3 completers-
English Language and Literature3-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities [+] 43 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies43-
Humanities/Humanistic Studies0-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences6-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 7 completers-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] 1 completers-
Health and Physical Education/Fitness0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science1-
Physical Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Geology/Earth Science1-
Psychology [+] 35 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 12 completers-
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration10-
Criminal Justice/Police Science0-
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician2-
Social Sciences [+] 10 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Political Science and Government2-
Mechanics and Repairers [+] 2 completers-
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician2-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 11 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts2-
Design and Visual Communications0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts3-
Art/Art Studies4-
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 114 completers-
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs (other)91-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse23-
Business [+] 89 completers-
Business Administration and Management65-
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping22-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science0-
Real Estate2-
History [+] 5 completers-

Admission, Enrollment, and Graduation

Total 3,554 students are attending at Mendocino College. There are 55 full-time faculty (instructional/teaching staffs) and 156 part-time faculty teaching for the school.
The students to faculty ratio is 14 to 1 (7.14%). The number of non-teaching staffs is 159 (full-time) and 157 (part-time).
The graduation rate of Mendocino College is 30% and transfer-out rate is 8%. The retention rate is 50% at the school.
Mendocino 2023 Key Statistics
Student Population3,554
Graduation Rate30%
Number of Faculty211
Student to Faculty Ratio14 to 1

Student Population at Mendocino

For the academic year 2021-2022, total 3,269 students enrolled into Mendocino College. By gender, 1,074 male and 2,195 female students are attending the school.
The following table summarizes the student population by gender and attending status for Mendocino College.
Student Population By Gender
Mendocino College
There are 1,506 White (46.07%), 45 Black/African American (1.38%), 1,230 Hispanic (37.63%), 123 Asian (3.76%), and 1,590 students with other races attending Mendocino College. 3 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Mendocino College
American Indian/Native American18061119
Black/African American451827
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander514
Two More541737
Non-resident Alien303
Mendocino College offers the distance learning opportunities (online classes) for career programs.
1,649 students (50.44% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 578 students (17.68% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The following table summarizes the online student population for Mendocino College.
Distance Learning Student Population at Mendocino College
Number of Students
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,649
Enrolled Some Online Courses578
Not in Online Courses1,042
By age range, at Mendocino College, 579 students are aged 20 to 24 (17.71% of total students), 1,432 students are aged below 20 (43.81%), 266 students are aged above 50 (9.54%).
Graduate Student Population By Age at Mendocino College
Under 18891363528
Age 18-19541221320
Age 20-21315112203
Age 22-2426483181
Age 25-2931885233
Age 30-3423959180
Age 35-3920133168
Age 40-4923353180
Age 50-6415630126
Over 641103476
Age Un-Known110

Directory and Accreditation Information

Mendocino College is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (1/1/1980 - Current).
The following list shows the contact and directory information of Mendocino College.
1000 Hensley Creek Road, Ukiah, CA

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