Ohlone College

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General Information

Admission Office

43600 Mission Boulevard
Fremont, CA 94539-0390
(510) 659-6100
Fax: (510) 659-7231

Contact: Christopher Williamson
Interim Director of Admissions and Records
Main Address

43600 Mission Boulevard
Fremont, CA 94539
(510) 659-6000



Total undergrads: 12,842
Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,910


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: Nursing, respiratory therapy and physical therapy assisting programs require basic competence in reading comprehension and English skills, basic knowledge of related sciences. All candidates who achieve minimum standards selected by lottery.

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing
Art History/Criticism/Conservation C
Ceramics C
Commercial/Advertising Art A,C
Drawing C
Fine/Studio Arts A
Graphic Design A,C
Interior Design A,C
Multimedia A,C
Music – Piano/Organ C
Music – Voice/Opera C
Music Theory/Composition C
Painting C
Photography C
Printmaking C
Sculpture C
Theater Design/Stagecraft A,C
Theatre Arts Management C

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing
Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A,C
Business Communications C
Information Processing/Data Entry A,C
Marketing Management A,C
Office Clerical Services A,C
Office Management A,C
Real Estate A,C
Reception A
Small Business Administration A,C

Communications & Journalism
Broadcast Journalism A,C
Digital Communications/Multimedia A,C
Journalism A,C
Organizational Communication C

Communications Technologies
Desktop Publishing A

Computer & Information Sciences
Computer Graphics A,C
Computer Programming – General A,C
Information Sciences/Systems A,C
Networking/LAN/WAN Management A,C
System Administration A
Web/Multimedia Design C
Word Processing C

Early Childhood Education A,C

Engineering Technologies
CAD/CADD Drafting/Design A
Electrical Engineering Technologies A
Electromechanical Technologies A
Engineering Technology – General C
Mechanical Drafting C

English Language & Literature
Speech/Rhetorical Studies C

Family & Consumer Sciences
Child Care Management A,C
Foods/Nutrition Studies A,C
Institutional Food Production A,C

Foreign Language & Literature
American Sign Language (ASL) A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences
Management/Clinical Assistant C
Medical Assistance A,C
Medical Office Assistant C
Medical Transcription C
Movement Therapy/Education C
Nursing (RN) A
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Respiratory Therapy A

Liberal Arts & Sciences
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A,C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Biological/Physical Sciences A
Natural Sciences A

Natural Resources & Conservation
Natural Resources & Conservation – General C

Science Technologies
Chemical Technology C

Security & Protective Services
Law Enforcement Administration A,C

Social Sciences
Anthropology C
Geography C
Social Sciences – General A
Sociology C

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.

Ohlone College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(510) 659-6000
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.ohlone.edu/org/admissions/
Address:43600 Mission Blvd, Fremont, CA 94539-0390
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:9,814
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:24 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:6,108 (62% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$1,162
Out-of-state Tuition:$6,394
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:44%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,098

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Ohlone College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Ohlone College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences11
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services56
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs33
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services21
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services114
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields11
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences21
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics22
Health Professions and Related Programs4
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics11
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies11
Natural Resources and Conservation21
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies11
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences33
Social Sciences45
Visual and Performing Arts127
Grand total5550

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Grand total1

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Ohlone 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$1,972

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 aid33744%
Grant or scholarship aid33243%$4,098
Student loan aid20%$4,125

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid3,74037%$2,597
Federal student loans911%$6,203

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Ohlone 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 Ohlone 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

Ohlone College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment9,814
Undergraduate enrollment9,814
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

Ohlone College Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant

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