Truckee Meadows Community College

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General Information

Admission Office

7000 Dandini Boulevard


Reno, NV 89512

(775) 673-7042

Fax: (775) 673-7028

Contact: Ty Moore

Director of Admissions/Registrar
Main Address

7000 Dandini Boulevard

Reno, NV 89512

(775) 673-7000

Total undergrads: 13,097

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,493

Degree-seeking undergrads: 10,005


Suburban setting

Large city (250,000 – 499,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $10

Online application fee: $10

Admissions Policies/Requirements

High school diploma or GED required if student under 18 years of age. Competitive admission to nursing, dental assistant, and radiological technician programs.

College Majors

Architecture & Related Programs

Landscape Architecture A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Design/Visual Communications A
Drama/Theater Arts A,C
Music – General A,C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business – General A,C
Business Administration/Management A
Information Processing/Data Entry A
Office Management A
Operations Management C
Real Estate A

Communications Technologies

Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Data Processing Technology A

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance A
Carpentry A,C
Masonry/Tile Setting A,C
Pipefitting A,C
Power/Electric Transmission A,C


Early Childhood Education A,C
Elementary Education A
Secondary Education A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Engineering Technology A,C
Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Solar Energy A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A,C
Institutional Food Production A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Assistance A,C
Dental Hygiene A
Medical Administrative Assistance A
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Records Technology C
Nursing (RN) A
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A
Substance Abuse Counseling A,C

Law & Legal Studies

Court Reporting C
Legal Administrative Assistance A
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A,C

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A
Diesel Mechanics A
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C

Military Techonologies

Military Technologies A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Parks/Leisure Facilities Management A

Security & Protective Services

Corrections A
Criminal Justice Studies A,C
Fire Science/Firefighting A,C
Juvenile Corrections A
Law Enforcement Administration A
Police Science A

Social Sciences

Anthropology A,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.

Truckee Meadows Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (775) 673-7000
Type of School: 4-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 7000 Dandini Blvd, Reno, NV 89512-3999
Setting: City: Large
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 11,316
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 23 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 6,020 (53% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $2,766
Out-of-state Tuition: $9,956
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 80%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,780

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Truckee Meadows Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Truckee Meadows Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Architecture and Related Services 2
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 961
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 53
Construction Trades 74
Education 14
Engineering 21
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 1061
English Language and Literature/Letters 2
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 8121
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 241
Legal Professions and Studies 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 12
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 63
Natural Resources and Conservation 2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 32
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences 2
Precision Production 83
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Science Technologies/Technicians 1
Social Sciences 2
Transportation and Materials Moving 11
Visual and Performing Arts 36
Grand total 66794

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Truckee Meadows 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 Fees 2019-2020
In-state $2,766
Out-of-state $9,956
Books and supplies $1,286

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 737 80%
Grant or scholarship aid 733 79% $4,780
Student loan aid 34 4% $4,718

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 3,397 31% $3,772
Federal student loans 474 4% $5,919

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Truckee Meadows 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 Truckee Meadows Community College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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

Truckee Meadows Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 11,316
Undergraduate enrollment 11,316
Graduate enrollment 0

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

Truckee Meadows Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Dietetics (DIETT) - Dietetic Technician Program
  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

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