Los Medanos College: Ranking & Review

Pittsburg Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 1924 6662
Top 40%

Los Medanos College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

1,638 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

475 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Los Medanos 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.

Los Medanos College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
Off-campus $20,700 $27,812
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Los Medanos College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $1,288 $8,400
Fees for full-time undergraduates $24 $24
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $46 $300

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 919 919
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 270 270
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians 211 211
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 203 203
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 158 158
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 158 158
Health Professions and Related Programs 153 153
Psychology 68 68
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 46 46
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 44 44
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 41 41
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 30 30
Visual and Performing Arts 25 25
Social Sciences 18 18
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 17 17
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 17 17
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services 16 16
Mathematics and Statistics 15 15
English Language and Literature & Letters 11 11
Physical Sciences 9 9
Precision Production 7 7
History 6 6
Engineering 3 3
Grand Total2,4452,445

A total of 2,445 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Los Medanos College.

Graduation rate34%33%35%
  • Full-time retention rate - 72%
  • Part-time retention rate - 57%

General info

Alternative namesLMC
Los Medanos
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff354
Instructional FTE220
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Traditional

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.losmedanos.edu
Address2700 East Leland Road
Pittsburg, California, 94565
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large