Mendocino College is one of the one hundred three public 2-year colleges in California. The campus is located in a rural area, in Ukiah.According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 3,870 students attend the school. Every year 22% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.
Mendocino College's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $1,380, and fees were $43. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $7,020 and $43 respectively.
|Campus LocaleFringe Rural|
|Number of Students3,870|
|Student to Faculty Ratio17:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
The Mendocino College Registered Nursing Program is approved by the California State Board of Registered Nursing. Students that successfully complete the two-year sequence of RN coursework receive an Associate of Science degree in Nursing and are eligible to sit for the RN licensure examination (NCLEX-RN).
The program is a two year full time study of sequential courses. The nursing courses are taken after the completion of pre-requisite college level courses and general education requirements.
- Complete application admission to Mendocino College
- High School Diploma or GED Equivalency certificate
- Successful completion of pre-requisite courses with a ‘C’ grade or better and cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher on college level coursework (All science courses need to have been taken within five years of application, a waiver for this condition may be requested on the basis of training, experience or education)
- Attendance at mandatory pre-application workshop
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
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Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges|
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Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$46/credit|
|In State Students||$46/credit|
|Out of State Students||$234/credit|
|In District Students||-|
|In State Students||-|
|Out of State Students||-|
Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.
|Program||Credit Hours||In district||In State||Out of State|
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 81% of Mendocino College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||10%||$254|
|State Grant & Scholarships||73%||$1,906|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||6%||$1,218|
|Federal Student Loans||9%||$5,519|
$9,224Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$7,879|
|$30,001 to $48,000$8,122|
|$48,001 to $75,000--|
|$75,001 to $110,000--|
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- California State PTA Continuing Education Scholarship for School Nurses
- FNSNA Promise of Nursing Scholarships
- Licensed Vocational Nurse to Associate Degree Nursing Scholarships
- Associate Degree Nursing Scholarship Program
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing Scholarship Program
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing.