Merced College is one of the one hundred three public 2-year colleges in California. The campus is located in an urban area, in Merced.According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 10,912 students attend the school. Every year 25% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.
Merced College's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $1,104, and fees were $46. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $6,069 and $46 respectively.
|Campus LocaleSmall City|
|Number of Students10,912|
|Student to Faculty Ratio27:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges|
01/01/1965 - Current
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||$208/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, 79% of Merced 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||9%||$675|
|State Grant & Scholarships||77%||$2,066|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||--||--|
|Federal Student Loans||--||--|
$9,728Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$8,620|
|$30,001 to $48,000$8,859|
|$48,001 to $75,000$10,968|
|$75,001 to $110,000$12,821|
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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.