Yuba College

Marysville, CA 95901
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Yuba College is one of the one hundred three public 2-year colleges in California. The campus is located in a suburb, in Marysville.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 5,529 students attend the school. Every year 23% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Yuba College's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $1,104, and fees were $20. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $6,264 and $20 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleMidsize Suburb
Number of Students5,529
Student to Faculty Ratio15:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate64%

Nursing Programs

The Yuba College ADN program prepares students to licensure as a Registered Nurse, following successful completion of the national NCLEX examination.

The program offers clinical experiences in a range of health care settings including acute care hospitals, extended care facilities, offices and clinics. Lectures are broadcast via interactive TV from Yuba College in Marysville to Woodland Community College and to the Lake County campus.

Some classes are available online and many are web enhanced. Skills labs in Marysville and Woodland are also provided by part-time instructors   

Technology is integrated throughout the nursing program curriculum. Therefore, computer literacy is an essential competency of the nursing student as there is a degree of online instruction.

Yuba College utilizes a multi-criteria screening process to score and rank program applicants according to a combination of their academic and personal achievements. A minimum score of 50 is required to be eligible for application to the program. 

Evaluations of eligible applications will take place from March through May and candidate selection for enrollment in the program will occur between May 1 and June 1. Applicants who were not among the top 70, or were found ineligible to apply for the program, will not be contacted regarding their application status.

All students enrolled in nursing and allied health programs are subject to the district drug policy and procedure for background screening.


Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 0 0
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 83%

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Institutional Accreditations
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges
01/01/1952 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$46/credit
In State Students$46/credit
Out of State Students$210/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

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
LPN 45 $2,070 $2,070 $9,450
ADN 70 $3,220 $3,220 $14,700
BSN 125 $5,750 $5,750 $26,250
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
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.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 85% of Yuba College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 64% $4,527
Other Federal Grant 14% $240
State Grant & Scholarships 84% $1,855
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 2% $801
Federal Student Loans -- --
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$4,714
$30,001 to $48,000$4,704
$48,001 to $75,000$7,314
$75,001 to $110,000--
Over $110,000$3,065

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Ethnic Diversity
Two or more races
Black/African American
Race/ethnicity unknown
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Non-resident alien

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing.
Yuba College
2088 N Beale Rd
Marysville, CA 95901

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