MiraCosta College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics
|Enrolled total (including graduate students)||14,617||6,212||8,405|
6,546 students enrolled in some distance education courses.
2,673 enrolled exclusively in distance education.
Enrollment by race or ethnicity
It’s free to apply for undergraduates.
MiraCosta 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.
MiraCosta 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.|
MiraCosta College does not provide on-campus housing.
|Tuition for Full-time undergraduates||$1,104||$6,720|
|Fees for full-time undergraduates||$48||$48|
|Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates||$46||$280|
Programs and Degrees
|Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities||1,238||1,238|
|Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services||248||248|
|Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences||218||218|
|Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies||170||170|
|Health Professions and Related Programs||123||123|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies||73||73|
|Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields||53||53|
|Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs||52||52|
|Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services||44||44|
|Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services||41||41|
|Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians||33||33|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service||33||33|
|Visual and Performing Arts||24||24|
|Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences||18||18|
|Personal and Culinary Services||8||8|
|Mathematics and Statistics||7||7|
|Architecture and Related Services||3||3|
|Public Administration and Social Service Professions||2||2|
|Biological and Biomedical Sciences|
|English Language and Literature & Letters|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics|
|Natural Resources and Conservation|
A total of 2,491 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at MiraCosta College.
|Religious affiliation||Not applicable|
|Total FTE staff||715|
|Sector of institution||Public, 4-year or above|
|Control of institution||Public|
|Carnegie Classification||Associate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional|
Location and Contacts
|Address||One Barnard Drive|
Oceanside, California, 92056-3899
|Urbanization level||Suburb: Large|