College of the Redwoods: Ranking & Review

United States
Top 34%

College of the Redwoods Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)4,3991,9772,422

1,249 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

464 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

College of the Redwoods 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 the Redwoods Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $8,085 and other expenses per full academic year.

College of the Redwoods provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 150 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$1,143$6,783
Fees for full-time undergraduates$39$39
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$46$235

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities180180
Health Professions and Related Programs129129
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies104104
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service5353
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences4444
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services4040
Precision Production3737
Construction Trades1818
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1515
Social Sciences1212
Natural Resources and Conservation88
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services66
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences55
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs44
Visual and Performing Arts33
Mathematics and Statistics33
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians22
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services22
English Language and Literature & Letters22
Physical Sciences22
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies11
Personal and Culinary Services
Science Technologies & Technicians
Grand Total691691

A total of 691 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at College of the Redwoods.

Graduation rate20%20%21%
  • Full-time retention rate - 55%
  • Part-time retention rate - 39%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff337
Instructional FTE163
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address7351 Tompkins Hill Rd
Eureka, California, 95501-9300
United States
Urbanization levelRural: Fringe
City population45,000