Taft College: Ranking & Review

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Taft College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Enrolled total (including graduate students)6,2603,7402,520

2,227 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,159 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Taft 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.

Taft College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$11,919$18,939
Off-campus$20,796$27,816
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $5,415 and other expenses per full academic year.

Taft College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 72 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$1,410$8,430
Fees for full-time undergraduates$0$0
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$46$236

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs9090
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities8181
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services6666
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences5151
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields4747
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service4646
Biological and Biomedical Sciences4545
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies4141
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2727
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2727
Precision Production2323
Psychology1919
Social Sciences1111
English Language and Literature & Letters99
History99
Visual and Performing Arts66
Mathematics and Statistics66
Physical Sciences33
Legal Professions and Studies22
Engineering22
Education22
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs11
Grand Total614614

A total of 614 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Taft College.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate39%36%41%
  • Full-time retention rate - 70%
  • Part-time retention rate - 12%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff220
Instructional FTE72
Research FTE1
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.taftcollege.edu
Address29 Cougar Court
Taft, California, 93268
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Distant
City population9,000
Phone6617637700