Cerro Coso Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

3000 College Heights Boulevard
Ridgecrest, CA 93555-7777
(760) 384-6357
Fax: (760) 384-6377

Contact: Dave Cornell
Director of Admission and Records
Main Address

3000 College Heights Boulevard
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
(760) 384-6100

www.cerrocoso.edu

Size

Total undergrads: 4,906
Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,159

Setting

Rural setting
Large town (10,000 – 49,999)
Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Not reported


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing
Art – General A
Commercial/Advertising Art C

Business, Management, & Marketing
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A,C
Information Processing/Data Entry A
Office Clerical Services A,C
Office Management A,C

Computer & Information Sciences
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C

Education
Early Childhood Education A,C

Engineering Technologies
Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C
Engineering Technology – General A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences
Child Care Management A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences
Nursing – Practical A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Auto Body Repair A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Biological/Physical Sciences A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness
Parks/Leisure Facilities Management A,C

Physical Sciences
Physical Sciences – General A,C

Security & Protective Services
Fire Protection/Safety Technology A,C
Police Science A,C

Social Sciences
Social Sciences – General 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.

Cerro Coso Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(760) 384-6100
Website:cerrocoso.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:https://www.cerrocoso.edu/apply
Address:3000 College Heights Blvd, Ridgecrest, CA 93555-9571
Setting:41
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:5,136
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:26 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,253 (44% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$1,290
Out-of-state Tuition:$7,786
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:62%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,463

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Cerro Coso Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Cerro Coso Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services34
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services33
Engineering1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields22
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences31
Health Professions and Related Programs32
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service21
Legal Professions and Studies21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2
Precision Production21
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions21
Visual and Performing Arts3
Grand total2329

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Cerro Coso Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services33
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services22
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences31
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Grand total1013

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Cerro Coso 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$1,290
Out-of-state$7,786
Books and supplies$1,791

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid12262%
Grant or scholarship aid12262%$4,463
Student loan aid00%$0

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,91941%$2,785
Federal student loans00%$0

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Cerro Coso 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 Cerro Coso Community College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

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

Cerro Coso Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment5,136
Undergraduate enrollment5,136
Graduate enrollment0

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

Cerro Coso Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

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