Porterville College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

100 East College Avenue
Porterville, CA 93257
(209) 791-2220
Fax: (209) 784-4779

Contact: Virginia Gurrola
Vice President Student Services and Enrollment

Main Address

100 East College Avenue
Porterville, CA 93257
(559) 791-2200

www.portervillecollege.edu

Size

Total undergrads: 4,259
Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,273

Setting

Rural setting
Large town (10,000 – 49,999)
Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Not reported


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing
Arts – General A
Commercial/Advertising Art A,C
Fine/Studio Arts A,C
Music – General A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Banking/Financial Services A,C
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A
Management Information Systems C
Office Clerical Services A
Office Management C
Real Estate A,C

Computer & Information Sciences
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Data Processing Technology C

Construction Trades
Building/Property Maintenance C
Carpentry A,C

Education
Education – General A

Engineering Technologies
Drafting and Design Technology A,C

English Language & Literature
English Language & Literature – General A

Family & Consumer Sciences
Child Care Management A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences
Nursing – Practical A,C

Law & Legal Studies
Legal Administrative Assistance C

Liberal Arts & Sciences
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics
Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Auto Body Repair A,C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Biological/Physical Sciences A

Physical Sciences
Chemistry A

Security & Protective Services
Fire Science/Firefighting C
Police Science A,C

Social Sciences
Criminology A
Social Sciences – General 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.

Porterville College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(559) 791-2200
Website:www.portervillecollege.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:https://www.opencccapply.net/uPortal/render.userLayoutRootNode.uP
Address:100 E College Ave, Porterville, CA 93257
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:4,259
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:30 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,324 (78% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$1,322
Out-of-state Tuition:$7,818
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:84%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$6,221

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Porterville College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Porterville College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services23
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs21
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services21
Education1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences21
Health Professions and Related Programs51
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service51
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Social Sciences3
Visual and Performing Arts12
Grand total2120

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Porterville 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$1,322
Out-of-state$7,818
Books and supplies$1,791

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 aid43984%
Grant or scholarship aid43984%$6,221
Student loan aid00%$0

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,92172%$4,091
Federal student loans00%$0

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Porterville 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 Porterville 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

Porterville College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment4,259
Undergraduate enrollment4,259
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

Porterville College Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *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. CollegeAtlas.org 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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