MiraCosta College

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General Information

Admission Office

One Barnard Drive
Oceanside, CA 92056-3899
(760) 795-6620
(888) 201-8480
Fax: (760) 795-6626
[email protected]
Contact: Alicia Terry
Director of Admissions and Records
Main Address

One Barnard Drive
Oceanside, CA 92056-3899
(760) 757-2121



Total undergrads: 15,393
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,682
Degree-seeking undergrads: 8,833


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

A note about the college’s admission requirements: Must be either 18 yrs of age or high school graduate. High school students require principal and parental permission with grade level limitations. Nursing programs require special application with course and GPA requirements.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences
Agricultural Business A,C
Floristry/Floriculture A,C
Landscaping A,C
Plant/Nursery Operations A,C
Turf Management A,C
Architecture & Related Programs
Landscape Architecture A,C

Arts, Visual & Performing
Art – General A
Art History/Criticism/Conservation A
Commercial/Advertising Art A,C
Dance A
Drama/Theater Arts A
Music – General A
Theater Design/Stagecraft A,C

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing
Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Hospitality Administration/Management A,C
Information Processing/Data Entry C
Office Clerical Services A,C
Office Management A,C
Real Estate A,C
Travel/Tourism Management A,C

Communications & Journalism
Communications/Rhetoric A

Computer & Information Sciences
Computer Graphics A,C
Computer Programming – General A,C
Computer Science A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C
Networking/LAN/WAN Management A,C

Early Childhood Education A,C

Engineering Technologies
Drafting and Design Technology A,C

English Language & Literature
English Language & Literature – General A

Family & Consumer Sciences
Child Care Management A,C

Foreign Language & Literature
Foreign Language & Literature – General A
French A
German A
Japanese A
Spanish A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences
Nursing – Practical A,C
Nursing Assistance C
Premedicine A
Preveterinary Medicine A

History – General A

Law & Legal Studies
Prelaw A

Liberal Arts & Sciences
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Auto Body Repair A,C
Automotive Technology A,C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Behavioral Sciences A
Gerontology A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness
Exercise Sciences C

Personal & Culinary Services
Cosmetology A,C
Personal & Culinary Services – General C

Philosophy & Religion
Philosophy A

Physical Sciences
Chemistry A
Geology A
Physics A

Psychology – General A

Science Technologies
Biology Technician A,C

Security & Protective Services
Police Science A,C

Social Sciences
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.

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