College of Marin: Ranking & Review

United States
Top 27%

College of Marin Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)5,7492,4583,291

452 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

115 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

College of Marin 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.

College of Marin 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.

College of Marin does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$1,380$9,210
Fees for full-time undergraduates$110$110
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$46$307

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs8585
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities6161
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services3535
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies3434
Visual and Performing Arts1919
Social Sciences1818
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1515
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services1212
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1111
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service88
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians77
Legal Professions and Studies55
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences44
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences33
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services33
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies33
Precision Production22
Biological and Biomedical Sciences11
English Language and Literature & Letters11
Mathematics and Statistics11
Architecture and Related Services
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies
Physical Sciences
Grand Total360360

A total of 360 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at College of Marin.

Graduation rate30%33%26%
  • Full-time retention rate - 72%
  • Part-time retention rate - 42%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff393
Instructional FTE189
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address835 College Ave
Kentfield, California, 94904-2590
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population6,000