Central Oregon Community College

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General Information

Admission Office

Central Oregon Community College
Main Address

2600 Northwest College Way

Bend, OR 97701-5998

(541) 383-7700

Total undergrads: 5,233

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 935

Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,430


Rural setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: $25
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for nursing, emergency medical services. Limited enrollment (first-come first-served basis, with fall term only start date) for medical assistant, dental assistant, and massage therapy.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agriculture – General A
Horticulture Science A

Architecture & Related Programs

Landscape Architecture A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Arts – General A
Fine/Studio Arts A
Music – General A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A
Customer Service Management A
Hospitality/Recreation Marketing A
Management Information Systems A
Marketing Management A
Office Clerical Services C
Retailing C

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A
Computer Science A
Computer Support Specialist A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C


Education – General A


Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

CAD/CADD Drafting/Design A,C
Drafting and Design Technology A,C
GIS technology A,C
Industrial Technology A
Manufacturing Technologies A,C

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management C

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Assistance C
Dietician Assistant C
Emergency Medical Technology A
Massage Therapy A,C
Medical Assistance C
Medical Records Technology A,C
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Premedicine A
Prepharmacy A
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A
Substance Abuse Counseling C


History – General A

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Humanities A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A


Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology C

Natural Resources & Conservation

Forest Technology A,C
Forestry – General A
Natural Resources & Conservation – General A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness A
Parks, Recreation & Fitness – General A

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Related Services C

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A
Geology A
Physical Sciences – General A
Physics A


Psychology – General A

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A
Fire Science/Firefighting A,C
Juvenile Corrections C

Social Sciences

Anthropology A
Criminology A
Economics A
Political Science/Government A
Social Sciences – General A
Sociology A

Transportation & Materials Moving

Airline – Commercial Pilot/Flight Crew 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.

Central Oregon Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (541) 383-7500
Website: www.cocc.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: www.cocc.edu/departments/admissions/getting-started/default.aspx
Address: 2600 NW College Way, Bend, OR 97703
Setting: City: Small
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 4,818
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 17 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 2,967 (62% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $5,841
Out-of-state Tuition: $11,619
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 79%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,308

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

Central Oregon Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Central Oregon Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 74
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 12
Education 21
Engineering 2
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 42
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 11
Health Professions and Related Programs 126
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 53
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 2
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 52
Natural Resources and Conservation 11
Personal and Culinary Services 33
Social Sciences 12
Transportation and Materials Moving 1
Grand total 4430

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Central Oregon 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 $5,841
Out-of-state $11,619
Books and supplies $1,800

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 529 79%
Grant or scholarship aid 491 73% $5,308
Student loan aid 239 36% $5,137

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 2,208 45% $5,646
Federal student loans 2,245 46% $3,515

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Central Oregon 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 Central Oregon 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

Central Oregon Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 4,818
Undergraduate enrollment 4,818
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

Central Oregon Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
  • Commission on Massage Therapy Accreditation
    • Massage

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