American River College

Sacramento, CA 95841

Located in Sacramento, California, American River College is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 year to complete.

The institution is part of California Community College System that operates 10 campuses in Sacramento, Bakersfield, Barstow, Oroville, Aptos, Norwalk, Ridgecrest, Hayward, Rancho Cucamonga, Kentfield.

American River College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).

Out-of-state tuition and fees for academic year 2016-2017 were $6,600 and $1,104 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleSuburb: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio27:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate72%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. ADN
  2. LPN to ADN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide Certificate 14
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Associate's degree 79

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from American River College

San Joaquin Valley College - Rancho Cordova
5.1 miles away
Charles A Jones Career and Education Center
10.53 miles away
Sacramento City College
10.83 miles away
Sierra College
12.21 miles away
Yuba College
34.49 miles away
San Joaquin Delta College
45.26 miles away
Kaplan College - Stockton
45.57 miles away
Solano Community College
50.7 miles away
Los Medanos College
52.5 miles away
Carrington College California - Antioch
52.68 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges
01/01/1959 - Current

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Net Price

$8,829

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$6,522
30k to 48k$7,139
48k to 75k$9,733
75k to 110k$10,071
Over 110k$13,611
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $46.00 $275.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $0.00 $0.00

Student Population

30,519

Undergrads

0

Graduates

14,915

Women

15,604

Men

22%

Full-time

78%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
42%
Hispanic
23%
Asian
11%
Black/African American
8%
Race/ethnicity unknown
8%
Two or more races
6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
1%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing
American River College
4700 College Oak Dr
Sacramento, CA 95841
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