American River College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics
8,441 students enrolled in some distance education courses.
3,761 enrolled exclusively in distance education.
Enrollment by race or ethnicity
It’s free to apply for undergraduates.
American River College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.
American River College Tuition
|Total cost for students living||In-state||Out-of-state|
|The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.|
American River College does not provide on-campus housing.
|Tuition for Full-time undergraduates||$0||$7,104|
|Fees for full-time undergraduates||$1,104||$1,104|
|Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates||$46||$296|
Programs and Degrees
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service||2,061||2,061|
|Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities||985||985|
|Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies||403||403|
|Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services||363||363|
|Health Professions and Related Programs||265||265|
|Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians||258||258|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics||156||156|
|Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences||147||147|
|Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services||119||119|
|Personal and Culinary Services||115||115|
|Visual and Performing Arts||99||99|
|Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services||64||64|
|Mathematics and Statistics||52||52|
|Legal Professions and Studies||50||50|
|Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields||44||44|
|Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs||38||38|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies||36||36|
|Natural Resources and Conservation||34||34|
|English Language and Literature & Letters||26||26|
|Public Administration and Social Service Professions||26||26|
|Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences||25||25|
A total of 6,630 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at American River College.
|Alternative names||American River|
|Religious affiliation||Not applicable|
|Total FTE staff||950|
|Sector of institution||Public, 2-year|
|Control of institution||Public|
|Carnegie Classification||Associate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional|
Location and Contacts
|Address||4700 College Oak Dr|
Sacramento, California, 95841-4286
|Urbanization level||Suburb: Large|