Coastline Community College: Ranking & Review

Fountain Valley
United States
Top 45%

Coastline Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)11,1726,6194,553

9,662 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

8,753 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Coastline Community 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.

Coastline Community College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Coastline Community College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$1,104$6,504
Fees for full-time undergraduates$44$44
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$46$271

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1,4761,476
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities510510
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies146146
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies121121
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians100100
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services9898
Legal Professions and Studies7575
Social Sciences5959
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields3939
Public Administration and Social Service Professions3434
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service3333
Health Professions and Related Programs2424
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences1313
English Language and Literature & Letters1111
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1111
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs55
Construction Trades55
Mathematics and Statistics44
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics33
Visual and Performing Arts22
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services
Grand Total2,8232,823

A total of 2,823 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Coastline Community College.

Graduation rate19%16%22%
  • Full-time retention rate - 52%
  • Part-time retention rate - 29%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff329
Instructional FTE144
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address11460 Warner Ave.
Fountain Valley, California, 92708-2597
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small
City population55,000