Cosumnes River College

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General Information

Admission Office

8401 Center Parkway
Sacramento, CA 95823
(916) 691-7410
Fax: (916) 691-7467

Contact: Celia Esposito-Noy
Vice President, Student Services and Enrollment Management

Main Address

8401 Center Parkway
Sacramento, CA 95823
(916) 691-7300


Total undergrads: 13,979
Degree-seeking undergrads: 9,743


Suburban setting
Large city (250,000 – 499,999)
Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Not reported

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences
Agricultural Business A
Animal Sciences A
Equestrian/Equine Studies A
Horticulture Science A,C
Landscaping C
Plant Sciences A
Plant/Nursery Operations C

Architecture & Related Programs
Environmental Design A,C
Interior Architecture A,C
Landscape Architecture A,C

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies
American Studies A
Women’s Studies A

Arts, Visual & Performing
Art – General A
Art History/Criticism/Conservation A
Commercial Photography A,C
Drama/Theater Arts A
Film Production/Cinematography A
Fine/Studio Arts A
Interior Design A,C
Music – General A
Photography A,C

Business, Management, & Marketing
Accounting A,C
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A
Entrepreneurial Studies A
Finance/Banking A,C
Real Estate A,C

Communications & Journalism
Advertising A
Broadcast Journalism A
Journalism A
Public Relations A

Communications Technologies
Communications Technologies – General A

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

Construction Trades
Building/Property Maintenance A,C

Early Childhood Education A,C

Engineering Technologies
Drafting and Design Technology A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences
Emergency Medical Technology C
Medical Assistance A,C
Medical Records Technology A
Medical Transcription C

Liberal Arts & Sciences
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Gerontology A

Security & Protective Services
Fire Protection/Safety Technology A,C
Law Enforcement Administration A

Social Sciences
Sociology 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.

Cosumnes River College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (916) 688-7344
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 8401 Center Parkway, Sacramento, CA 95823-5799
Setting: City: Large
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 14,398
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 28 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 9,140 (63% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $1,104
Out-of-state Tuition: $8,928
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 86%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,265

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

Cosumnes River College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Cosumnes River College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 55
Architecture and Related Services 21
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 11
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 108
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 25
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 21
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 116
Construction Trades 43
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 1
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 43
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2
Health Professions and Related Programs 77
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 2
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 41
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 12
Physical Sciences 3
Precision Production 11
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 11
Social Sciences 25
Visual and Performing Arts 18
Grand total 5976

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Cosumnes River 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 $1,104
Out-of-state $8,928
Books and supplies $1,854

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 1,019 86%
Grant or scholarship aid 1,018 86% $4,265
Student loan aid 16 1% $4,983

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 9,522 67% $2,461
Federal student loans 394 3% $6,466

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Cosumnes River 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 Cosumnes River 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

Cosumnes River College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 14,398
Undergraduate enrollment 14,398
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

Cosumnes River College Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Dietetics (DIETT) - Dietetic Technician Program
    • Dietetics (DIETT) - Dietetic Technician Program

*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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