College of the Redwoods: Ranking & Review

Eureka Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 1577 5669
Top 34%

College of the Redwoods Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

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
On-campus $13,659 $19,299
Off-campus $18,460 $24,100
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 Humanities 180 180
Health Professions and Related Programs 129 129
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 104 104
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 53 53
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 44 44
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 40 40
Precision Production 37 37
Construction Trades 18 18
Psychology 17 17
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 15 15
Social Sciences 12 12
Natural Resources and Conservation 8 8
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services 6 6
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 5 5
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 4 4
History 4 4
Visual and Performing Arts 3 3
Mathematics and Statistics 3 3
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 2 2
English Language and Literature & Letters 2 2
Physical Sciences 2 2
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians 2 2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1 1
Science Technologies & Technicians
Personal and Culinary Services
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