Solano Community College

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School Overview

Solano Community College is a part of California’s public community college systems, which includes 112 campuses in 72 districts in the state.

General Information

Admission Office

4000 Suisun Valley Road
Fairfield, CA 94534-3197
(707) 864-7171
Fax: (707) 864-7175

Contact: Barbara Fountain
Dean, Admissions and Records
Main Address

4000 Suisun Valley Road
Fairfield, CA 94534-3197
(707) 864-7000

www.solano.edu

Size

Total undergrads: 11,014
Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,660

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

A note about the college’s admission requirements: Special requirements for nursing program.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences
Horticulture, Ornamental A,C
Landscaping A,C

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies
African-American Studies A
Asian American Studies A
Hispanic-American Studies A
Native American Studies A

Arts, Visual & Performing
Commercial Photography A,C
Commercial/Advertising Art A
Drama/Theater Arts A
Drawing A
Fine/Studio Arts A
Interior Design A,C
Music – General A
Music – Voice/Opera C
Music Theory/Composition C
Painting A
Sculpture A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing
Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Banking/Financial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Office Management A,C
Real Estate A,C

Communications & Journalism
Communications/Rhetoric A
Journalism A

Computer & Information Sciences
Computer Programming – General A,C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A

Education
Early Childhood Education A,C

Engineering Technologies
Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering A
Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C
Water Quality/Treatment A,C

English Language & Literature
English Language & Literature – General A

Family & Consumer Sciences
Family/Consumer Sciences – General A,C
Human Development/Family Studies C

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

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences
Medical Administrative Assistance A,C
Nursing (RN) A

History
History – General A

Law & Legal Studies
Legal Administrative Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics
Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Aircraft Mechanics A,C
Appliance Installation/Repair A,C
Auto Body Repair A,C
Computer Installation/Repair A,C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Biological/Physical Sciences A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness
Health/Physical Fitness A
Sport/Fitness Administration A

Personal & Culinary Services
Cosmetology A,C

Physical Sciences
Chemistry A
Physics A

Precision Production Trades
Welding Technology A,C

Psychology
Psychology – General A

Public Administration & Services
Human Services A,C

Science Technologies
Biology Technician A,C

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

Social Sciences
International Relations A
Political Science/Government 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.

Solano Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(707) 864-7116
Website:www.solano.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.cccapply.org/applications/CCCApply/apply/Solano_Community_College.html
Address:4000 Suisun Valley Rd, Fairfield, CA 94534-3197
Setting:22
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:9,736
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:26 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:5,934 (61% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$1,140
Out-of-state Tuition:$6,324
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:66%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$3,973

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Solano Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Solano Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences11
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services78
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs3
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services33
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields46
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics4
Health Professions and Related Programs22
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service44
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians54
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies3
Personal and Culinary Services11
Physical Sciences2
Precision Production11
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions11
Social Sciences5
Visual and Performing Arts16
Grand total3365

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Solano Community 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 Solano 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
In-state$1,140
Out-of-state$6,324
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 aid47166%
Grant or scholarship aid45764%$3,973
Student loan aid193%$6,044

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid5,44255%$2,390
Federal student loans2102%$6,979

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Solano 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 Solano Community 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

Solano Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment9,736
Undergraduate enrollment9,736
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

Solano Community 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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