Blue Mountain Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

2411 Northwest Carden Avenue

PO Box 100

Pendleton, OR 97801

(541) 278-5759

Fax: (541) 278-5871

Contact: Theresa Bosworth

Director of Admissions, Records & Testing/Registrar
Main Address

2411 Northwest Carden Avenue; PO Box 100

Pendleton, OR 97801

(541) 276-1260

Not reported


Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $3,144 $3,144 $3,068 $3,215 +4.79%
Books and Supplies $1,425 $1,425 $1,632 $1,668 +2.21%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state Off Campus $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
In-state with Family $4,569 $4,569 $4,700 $4,883 +3.89%

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 256 81%
Grant or scholarship aid 218 69% $724,104 $3,322
• Federal grants 143 45% $440,839 $3,083
• Pell grants 143 45% $437,589 $3,060
• Other federal grants 10 3% $3,250 $325
State/local government grant or scholarships 121 38% $182,869 $1,511
Institutional grants or scholarships 82 26% $100,396 $1,224
Student loan aid 69 22% $301,394 $4,368
• Federal student loans 68 21% $295,394 $4,344
• Other student loans 1 0% $6,000 $6,000

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS DOCTOR AA/AS CERT
Total of All Education Programs 201 36
Agriculture 9
Agricultural Business and Management 3
Agricultural Production Operations 6
Animal/livestock Husbandry and Production
Crop Production
Business, Administration, Management, Marketing, etc. 7 5
Accounting Technology/technician and Bookkeeping 2
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science Programs 4 3
Business Administration and Management
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
Hospitality Administration/management 1
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Marketing/marketing Management 2
Retailing and Retail Operations
Small Business Administration/management
Construction Trades
Electrical and Power Transmission Installation/installer
Plumbing Technology/plumber
Education 3
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 1
Teacher Assistant/aide 2
Engineering Technology 8
Civil Engineering Technology/technician 5
Drafting and Design Technology/technician 3
Health Services and Allied Health Sciences 27 27
Dental Assisting/assistant 15
Emergency Medical Technology/technician (emt Paramedic)
Medical Administrative/executive Assistant and Medical Secretary 4 7
Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants, Other 5
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other 23
Human Services 1
Social Work 1
Legal and Law Studies
Legal Administrative Assistant/secretary
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 128
General Studies 5
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies 123
Mechanics and Repairers 11
Diesel Mechanics Technology/technician 11
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
Precision Production Trades 1
Welding Technology/welder 1
Work and Family Studies 10
Child Care and Support Services Management 10
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission to nursing program based on prerequisite course work, GPA, security check, point system. Dental Assisting students admitted based on prerequisites and GPA.

Undergraduate Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Business A
Agricultural Production A
Animal Husbandry A
Crop Production A
Farm/Ranch Management A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A
Marketing Management A
Travel/Tourism Management C


Early Childhood Education A
Teacher Assistance A

Engineering Technologies

Civil Engineering/Technology A
Drafting and Design Technology A
Electrical Engineering Technologies A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Family/Community Services A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Assistance C
Medical Administrative Assistance A
Medical Office Assistant C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Blue Mountain Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (541) 276-1260
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 2411 NW Carden Ave, Pendleton, OR 97801
Setting: Rural: Fringe
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,559
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 16 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 757 (49% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $6,223
Out-of-state Tuition: $8,653
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 84%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,815

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Blue Mountain Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Blue Mountain Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 44
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 126
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 31
Construction Trades 2
Education 62
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 12
Health Professions and Related Programs 62
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 12
Legal Professions and Studies 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 22
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 32
Precision Production 1
Grand total 4124

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Blue Mountain Community College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $6,223
Out-of-state $8,653
Books and supplies $1,053

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 225 84%
Grant or scholarship aid 175 65% $4,815
Student loan aid 36 13% $4,320

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 986 59% $6,540
Federal student loans 216 13% $6,010

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Blue Mountain Community College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Blue Mountain Community College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Blue Mountain Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 1,559
Undergraduate enrollment 1,559
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Blue Mountain Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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