American River College Trade Programs
American River College is a public institution situated in Sacramento, California. The suburban atmosphere of Sacramento makes it a great place for students who want the amenities of city life without actually living in the middle of a constant hustle and bustle.
American River College Rankings
These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.
Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at American River.
Awards From Around the Web
The following table lists some notable awards American River has earned from around the web.
|#4||Highest Paid Respiratory Care Therapy Graduates||College Factual|
|#6||Highest Paid Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) Graduates||College Factual|
|#6||Highest Paid Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling Graduates||College Factual|
|#12||Highest Paid Mental & Social Health Services Graduates||College Factual|
|#12||Highest Paid Electronics Maintenance & Repair Graduates||College Factual|
|#17||Highest Paid Allied Health Professions Graduates||College Factual|
Where Is American River College?
Contact details for American River are given below.
|Address:||4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841-4286|
Can I Afford American River?
Student Loan Debt
Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At American River, approximately 3% of students took out student loans averaging $5,860 a year. That adds up to $23,440 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at American River is 17.3%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.
American River College Undergraduate Student Diversity
Of the 4,989 full-time undergraduates at American River, 43% are male and 57% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of American River College students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||300|
|Hispanic or Latino||1,143|
Over 48 countries are represented at American River. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Vietnam, South Korea, and China.
Online Learning at American River College
The following chart shows how the online learning population at American River has changed over the last few years.
Online Growth Rankings of American River
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at American River College was 19.2%. This is the #954 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at American River regardless of major.
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
American River College Trade School Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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