Modesto Junior College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

435 College Avenue

Modesto, CA 95350-5800

(209) 575-6013

Fax: (209) 575-6859

Contact: Martha Robles

Dean of Matriculation, Admissions, and Records
Main Address

435 College Avenue

Modesto, CA 95350-5800

(209) 575-6471

www.mjc.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 19,314

Degree-seeking undergrads: 16,623

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Open admission


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Business A
Agricultural Supplies A
Agronomy/Crop Science A
Animal Breeding A
Animal Sciences A
Dairy Science A
Food Science A,C
Horticulture, Ornamental A
Landscaping A,C
Plant Sciences A
Plant/Nursery Operations C
Poultry Science A
Soil Science and Agronomy A

Architecture & Related Programs

City/Community/Regional Planning A
Landscape Architecture A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Commercial Photography A
Commercial/Advertising Art A,C
Drama/Theater Arts A
Fashion Design A,C
Film Production/Cinematography A
Fine/Studio Arts A
Interior Design A,C
Music – General A
Photography A
Visual and Performing Arts – General A,C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A
Fashion Merchandising A,C
Finance/Banking A
Management Information Systems A
Marketing Management A
Office Clerical Services C
Office Management C
Real Estate A

Communications & Journalism

Broadcast Journalism A,C
Communications/Rhetoric A,C
Journalism A,C

Communications Technologies

Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics A,C
Computer Programming – General A
Computer Science A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance A,C
Electrician A,C
Pipefitting A,C

Engineering

Electrical/Communications Engineering A
Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Engineering Technology A,C
Drafting and Design Technology A

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A
Rhetoric and Composition A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A,C
Clothing/Apparel/Textile Studies A
Family/Community Services A
Family/Consumer Sciences – General A
Foods/Nutrition Studies A
Institutional Food Production C

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General A
Spanish A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Assistance A
Emergency Medical Technology C
Medical Assistance A
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Respiratory Therapy A
Substance Abuse Counseling C

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

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

Natural Resources & Conservation

Forestry – General A,C
Natural Resources & Conservation – General A,C
Wildlife/Wilderness Management A,C

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

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

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Related Services A,C

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A,C

Security & Protective Services

Fire Science/Firefighting A,C
Law Enforcement Administration A

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General A

Degree levels 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.

Modesto Junior College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(209) 575-6550
Website:www.mjc.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:www.mjc.edu/studentservices/enrollment/admissions/applyforadmission.php
Address:435 College Ave, Modesto, CA 95350-5800
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:17,684
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:30 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:11,363 (64% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$1,162
Out-of-state Tuition:$6,658
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:80%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,859

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Modesto Junior College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Modesto Junior College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences58
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services76
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs22
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services42
Education1
Engineering1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences41
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics12
Health Professions and Related Programs45
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service32
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities12
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians64
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation11
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies13
Personal and Culinary Services1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences4
Precision Production42
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions11
Social Sciences4
Visual and Performing Arts27
Grand total4965

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Modesto Junior College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services3
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total42

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Modesto Junior 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$1,162
Out-of-state$6,658
Books and supplies$1,746

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 aid1,13680%
Grant or scholarship aid1,13680%$4,859
Student loan aid00%$0

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid12,74872%$3,020
Federal student loans00%$0

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Modesto Junior 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 Modesto Junior 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

Modesto Junior College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment17,684
Undergraduate enrollment17,684
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

Modesto Junior College Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)

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