Laney College: Ranking & Review

Oakland Rank United States Rank World Rank
7 2323 7597
Top 45%

Laney College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

2,166 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,049 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Laney 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.

Laney College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
Off-campus $20,886 $26,766
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Laney College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $1,104 $6,624
Fees for full-time undergraduates $126 $486
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $46 $276

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 174 174
Social Sciences 168 168
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 112 112
Personal and Culinary Services 97 97
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 63 63
English Language and Literature & Letters 61 61
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 60 60
Precision Production 54 54
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians 32 32
Construction Trades 30 30
Mathematics and Statistics 26 26
Visual and Performing Arts 18 18
Psychology 13 13
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 7 7
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 7 7
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 6 6
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 5 5
Architecture and Related Services 3 3
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services 2 2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 2 2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1 1
Grand Total941941

A total of 941 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Laney College.

Graduation rate25%23%26%
  • Full-time retention rate - 62%
  • Part-time retention rate - 34%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff356
Instructional FTE237
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address900 Fallon Sreet
Oakland, California, 94607
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large