Linn-Benton Community College

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General Information

Admission Office

6500 SW Pacific Boulevard

Albany, OR 97321-3779

(541) 917-4811

Fax: (541) 917-4868

Contact: Christine Baker

Admissions Outreach Coordinator
Main Address

6500 SW Pacific Boulevard

Albany, OR 97321

(541) 917-4999

Total undergrads: 5,294

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,413

Degree-seeking undergrads: 5,079


Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for nursing, dental assistant, veterinary technology, pharmacy technology, phlebotomy, public safety dispatcher, and radiologic technology programs. High school diploma or GED required of applicants under 18.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Business A
Agriculture – General A
Animal Sciences A
Dairy Science A
Equestrian/Equine Studies A
Horse Husbandry/Equine Science A
Horticulture Science A,C

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Commercial/Advertising Art A
Drama/Theater Arts A
Music – General A
Photography A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business Administration/Management A
Office Clerical Services C
Office Management A,C

Communications & Journalism

Journalism A

Communications Technologies

Desktop Publishing C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – Specific Applications A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
System Administration A

Construction Trades

Carpentry A
Electrician A
Painting/Wall Covering A
Pipefitting A


Education – General A
Elementary Education A
Physical Education A
Secondary Education A
Teacher Assistance A


Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Civil Engineering/Technology C
Drafting and Design Technology A
Electrical Engineering Technologies A
Industrial Technology C
Metallurgical Technology C
Water Quality/Treatment A,C

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A
Speech/Rhetorical Studies A
Technical/Business Writing A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A,C
Family/Consumer Sciences – General A

Foreign Language & Literature

Spanish A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Assistance C
Emergency Medical Technology C
Medical Administrative Assistance A,C
Medical Assistance A
Medical Office Assistant A,C
Medical Reception C
Medical Records Administration A,C
Medical Records Technology C
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Pharmacy Assistance C
Predentistry A
Premedicine A
Prenursing A
Prepharmacy A
Preveterinary Medicine A
Veterinarian Assistance C


History – General A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A
Prelaw A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A


Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair C
Automotive Technology A,C
Diesel Mechanics A,C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics C
Heavy Equipment Maintenance A
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair A
Mechanics & Repair – General A

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences A

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Chef Training A
Restaurant/Catering Management A

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A
Physics A

Precision Production Trades

Machine Tool Technology C


Psychology – General A

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A
Juvenile Corrections C
Police Science A

Social Sciences

Anthropology A
Economics A
Geography A
Political Science/Government A
Social Sciences – General A
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.

Linn-Benton Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(541) 917-4999
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address:6500 Pacific Blvd SW, Albany, OR 97321
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:5,775
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:4,757 (82% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$4,512
Out-of-state Tuition:$10,043
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:42%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,680

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Linn-Benton Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Linn-Benton Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences47
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services33
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs11
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Construction Trades32
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields13
English Language and Literature/Letters2
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs87
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians34
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Personal and Culinary Services2
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences3
Precision Production32
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences5
Visual and Performing Arts4
Grand total3265

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Linn-Benton Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services21
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Health Professions and Related Programs22
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Grand total54

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Linn-Benton 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
Books and supplies$912

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid42142%
Grant or scholarship aid30630%$4,680
Student loan aid29830%$5,354

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,85232%$4,848
Federal student loans1,73330%$5,872

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Linn-Benton 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 Linn-Benton Community College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

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

Admissions Considerations

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

Linn-Benton Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment5,775
Undergraduate enrollment5,775
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

Linn-Benton 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)
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree

*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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