Modesto Junior College: Ranking & Review

Modesto Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 1127 4003
Top 24%

Modesto Junior College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

7,339 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

2,281 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Modesto Junior 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.

Modesto Junior College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
Off-campus $18,973 $24,589
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Modesto Junior College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $1,104 $6,720
Fees for full-time undergraduates $58 $58
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $46 $234

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs 437 437
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 367 367
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 290 290
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 222 222
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 210 210
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 128 128
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 123 123
Psychology 76 76
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 68 68
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians 67 67
Visual and Performing Arts 64 64
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 57 57
Social Sciences 54 54
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 38 38
Precision Production 38 38
Physical Sciences 31 31
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 29 29
English Language and Literature & Letters 29 29
History 27 27
Mathematics and Statistics 13 13
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 9 9
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 7 7
Education 4 4
Philosophy and Religious Studies 3 3
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services 1 1
Personal and Culinary Services
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies
Natural Resources and Conservation
Grand Total2,3922,392

A total of 2,392 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Modesto Junior College.

Graduation rate19%16%22%

General info

Alternative namesMJC
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff622
Instructional FTE339
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Traditional

Location and Contacts

Address435 College Ave
Modesto, California, 95350-5800
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize