Merced College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics
|Enrolled total (including graduate students)||10,912||4,551||6,361|
2,578 students enrolled in some distance education courses.
588 enrolled exclusively in distance education.
Enrollment by race or ethnicity
It’s free to apply for undergraduates.
Merced 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.
Merced College Tuition
|Total cost for students living||In-state||Out-of-state|
|The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.|
Merced College does not provide on-campus housing.
|Tuition for Full-time undergraduates||$1,104||$6,096|
|Fees for full-time undergraduates||$46||$46|
|Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates||$46||$208|
Programs and Degrees
|Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities||281||281|
|Health Professions and Related Programs||190||190|
|Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services||161||161|
|Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences||100||100|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service||90||90|
|Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences||53||53|
|Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields||52||52|
|Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians||50||50|
|Visual and Performing Arts||28||28|
|Mathematics and Statistics||17||17|
|Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs||17||17|
|Public Administration and Social Service Professions||13||13|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies||12||12|
|English Language and Literature & Letters||11||11|
|Personal and Culinary Services||8||8|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics||8||8|
|Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services||7||7|
|Biological and Biomedical Sciences||7||7|
|Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services||1||1|
|Philosophy and Religious Studies||1||1|
|Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies|
|Science Technologies & Technicians|
|Legal Professions and Studies|
A total of 1,556 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Merced College.
|Alternative names||Merced Community College District|
|Religious affiliation||Not applicable|
|Total FTE staff||594|
|Sector of institution||Public, 2-year|
|Control of institution||Public|
|Carnegie Classification||Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Traditional|
Location and Contacts
|Address||3600 M St|
Merced, California, 95348-2898
|Urbanization level||City: Small|