Merced College

Merced, CA 95348

Located in Merced, California, Merced 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.

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

Merced College in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $1,104 and fees $46. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $6,096 and $46 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Small
Student to Faculty Ratio26:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate70%

Nursing Programs Offered

  • LPN
  • ADN
  • LPN to ADN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Certificate 32
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Associate's degree 55
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Associate's degree 20

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Merced College

Fresno City College
54.29 miles away
Kaplan College - Stockton
64.34 miles away
San Joaquin Delta College
64.67 miles away
Gavilan College
65.05 miles away
Evergreen Valley College
70.86 miles away
Reedley College
75.38 miles away
Institute of Medical Education
77.72 miles away
Ohlone College
79.94 miles away
Hartnell College
80.06 miles away
West Hills College-Lemoore
80.54 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges
01/01/1965 - Current

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost (Net Price)

$9,842

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$8,082
30k to 48k$8,477
48k to 75k$11,081
75k to 110k$12,020
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

74%

Recipients

$3,549

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

44%

Recipients

$3,764

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

0%

Recipients

$0

Average Amount

Student Population

10,750

Undergrads

0

Graduates

6,219

Women

4,531

Men

44%

Full-time

56%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Hispanic
61%
White
22%
Asian
10%
Black/African American
3%
Two or more races
3%
Non-resident alien
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Race/ethnicity unknown
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