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American River College

American River College is a Public, 2 Years+ school located in Sacramento, CA. The 2019 average net price at American River College is $6,834. Acceptance rate is 100.00%. The school has a total enrollment of 31,366.


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Major City
Location: Sacramento, CA
Student Body: 31,366
Education Type: 2 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Suburban
Web Site: www.arc.losrios.edu
Acceptance Rate: Open Enrollment

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Enrollment
  • Application Deadline: n/a
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $0
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $0
Out of State/International Tuition: $7,608
Room and Board: n/a
Books and Supplies: $1,854
Other Fees: $1,104
Net Price In-District/State: $6,834
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 3,752
  • Men / Women Ratio: 2,228 / 1,524
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: Unreported
  • Median SAT Math Range: Unreported
  • Median ACT Range: Unreported
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: 64
  • Minimum IETLS Score: n/a
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: n/a
  • Total International Students: 26
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: n/a
  • Recommendations: n/a
  • Admissions Tests Scores: n/a
  • Portfolio: n/a

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Protective Services: 19%
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences: 16%
  • Social Sciences: 12%
  • Interdisciplinary Studies: 7%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 7%

Academic Programs

American River College offers 182 Total Programs in Associate's, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Protective Services. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Associate's Degree ProgramsAmerican River College offers 90 Associate's Degree Programs
Agriculture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Communication Technology
  • Prepress, Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design Degree
  • Recording Arts Technology, Technician Degree
Computer Science
Construction
Engineering
Engineering Technology
English Literature
  • English Language and Literature, General Degree
  • Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing Degree
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
  • Audiology, Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology, Pathologist Degree
  • Emergency Medical Technology, Technician (Emt Paramedic) Degree
  • Registered Nursing, Registered Nurse Degree
  • Respiratory Care Therapy, Therapist Degree
  • Substance Abuse, Addiction Counseling Degree
History
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Legal Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Mechanic, Repair Technician
  • Autobody, Collision and Repair Technology, Technician Degree
  • Automobile, Automotive Mechanics Technology, Technician Degree
  • Diesel Mechanics Technology, Technician Degree
  • Electrical, Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair, General Degree
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
Personal/Culinary Services
  • Cooking and Related Culinary Arts, General Degree
  • Funeral Service and Mortuary Science, General Degree
  • Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management, Manager Degree
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Vocational Trade Programs
Certificate ProgramsAmerican River College offers 79 Certificate Programs
Agriculture
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication Technology
  • Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects Degree
  • Photographic and Film, Video Technology, Technician and Assistant Degree
  • Prepress, Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design Degree
  • Recording Arts Technology, Technician Degree
Computer Science
  • Computer Graphics Degree
  • Computer Programming, Programmer, General Degree
  • Computer Support Specialist Degree
  • Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications Degree
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General Degree
  • Computer and Information Systems Security, Information Assurance Degree
  • Data Entry, Microcomputer Applications, General Degree
  • Data Modeling, Warehousing and Database Administration Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Web Page, Digital, Multimedia and Information Resources Design Degree
  • Web, Multimedia Management and Webmaster Degree
Construction
Education
  • Education, Teaching of Individuals In Early Childhood Special Education Programs Degree
Engineering
Engineering Technology
  • Biomedical Technology, Technician Degree
  • Drafting and Design Technology, Technician, General Degree
  • Electromechanical and Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies, Technicians, Other Degree
  • Engineering Technology, General Degree
English Literature
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
  • Emergency Medical Technology, Technician (Emt Paramedic) Degree
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other Degree
  • Home Health Aide, Home Attendant Degree
  • Nursing Assistant, Aide and Patient Care Assistant, Aide Degree
  • Substance Abuse, Addiction Counseling Degree
Human Sciences
Legal Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mechanic, Repair Technician
  • Alternative Fuel Vehicle Technology, Technician Degree
  • Autobody, Collision and Repair Technology, Technician Degree
  • Automobile, Automotive Mechanics Technology, Technician Degree
  • Diesel Mechanics Technology, Technician Degree
  • Electrical, Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair, General Degree
  • Industrial Electronics Technology, Technician Degree
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
Personal/Culinary Services
  • Cooking and Related Culinary Arts, General Degree
  • Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management, Manager Degree
Protective Services
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Vocational Trade Programs

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 28%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 34%
  • 1st Year Retention: 70%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $33,000
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 31,366
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 40%
  • Hispanic Students: 25%
  • Asian Students: 11%
  • Unknown: 9%
  • Black Students: 8%
  • Two or more races: 5%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: 1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: 1%
  • Non-resident, alien: <1%

Transfer Agreements

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Business/Management/Marketing
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General Agreement
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