Irvine Valley College: Ranking & Review

Irvine Rank United States Rank World Rank
4 2077 7024
Top 42%

Irvine Valley College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

4,893 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,501 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $54.

Irvine Valley 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.

Irvine Valley College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
Off-campus $20,530 $27,346
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Irvine Valley College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $1,104 $7,920
Fees for full-time undergraduates $38 $38
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $46 $330

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1,829 1,829
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 458 458
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 99 99
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 91 91
Psychology 84 84
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 75 75
Physical Sciences 60 60
Social Sciences 49 49
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 41 41
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 38 38
Visual and Performing Arts 35 35
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 35 35
Mathematics and Statistics 33 33
Legal Professions and Studies 31 31
Health Professions and Related Programs 26 26
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians 23 23
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 11 11
History 11 11
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 8 8
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 8 8
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services 8 8
Construction Trades 6 6
English Language and Literature & Letters 4 4
Engineering 2 2
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1 1
Grand Total3,0663,066

A total of 3,066 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Irvine Valley College.

Graduation rate45%41%50%
  • Full-time retention rate - 77%
  • Part-time retention rate - 46%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementIrvine Valley College is committed to student success. The College is devoted to student learning through exemplary teaching, integrated support services, effective stewardship, and continued accessibility in a diverse community.
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff505
Instructional FTE298
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional

Location and Contacts

Address5500 Irvine Center Drive
Irvine, California, 92618-0301
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large