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Located in Costa Mesa, California, Orange Coast College is a public institution. Costa Mesa is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

7,833 Full-Time Undergraduates
$1,104 Avg In-State Tuition

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Orange Coast 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.

Orange Coast College has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#140 Most Popular Undergraduate Certificate Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It
#182 Most Popular Associate’s Degree Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Orange Coast College.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#4 Most Popular Air Transportation Undergraduate Certificate Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It
#6 Most Popular Building Management & Inspection Undergraduate Certificate Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It
#19 Most Popular Precision Metal Working Associate’s Degree Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It
#20 Most Popular Precision Production Associate’s Degree Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It
#29 Most Popular Culinary Arts Undergraduate Certificate Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It
#63 Most Popular Engineering Technologies Undergraduate Certificate Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It
#67 Most Popular Allied Health Professions Associate’s Degree Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It
#98 Best Allied Health Professions Associate’s Degree Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It
#100 Best Value Allied Health Professions Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#136 Most Popular Mechanic & Repair Technologies Undergraduate Certificate Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is Orange Coast College?

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Contact details for Orange Coast College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Phone: 714-432-5072
Website: www.orangecoastcollege.edu/

Can I Afford Orange Coast College?

$1,104 In-State Tuition
1% Take Out Loans
9.2% Loan Default Rate
For the 2017-2018 academic year, part-time Orange Coast College students paid $46 per credit hour if they lived in-state. Out-of-state students paid $323 per credit hour. The costs for full-time students are given in the table below.

In State Out of State
Tuition $1,104 $7,752
Fees $84 $84
Books and Supplies $1,917 $1,917

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 Orange Coast College, approximately 1% of students took out student loans averaging $4,422 a year. That adds up to $17,688 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Orange Coast College is 9.2%. This is about the same as the national default rate of 10.1%.

Orange Coast College Undergraduate Student Diversity

7,833 Full-Time Undergraduates
46% Women
60% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 20,042 undergraduate students at Orange Coast College, with 7,833 being full-time and 12,209 being part-time.

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Gender Diversity

Of the 7,833 full-time undergraduates at Orange Coast College, 54% are male and 46% are female.

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Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Orange Coast College students is as follows.

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Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 1,839
Black or African American 113
Hispanic or Latino 2,319
White 1,964
International Students 1,052
Other Races/Ethnicities 546

Online Learning at Orange Coast College

663 Took All Classes Online
3,525 Took At Least One Class Online
-0.9% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 3,525 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Orange Coast College has changed over the last few years.

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Online Growth Rankings of Orange Coast College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Orange Coast College was -0.9%. This is the #1,805 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Orange Coast College 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%.

Orange Coast College Trade School Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate TOTAL
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist 37 32 47 116
Building Construction Technology 53 9 29 91
General Cooking & Related Culinary Arts 1 23 52 76
Airframe Mechanics & Aircraft Maintenance Technology/Technician 0 10 59 69
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) 59 0 0 59
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Engineering Technology/Technician 0 5 44 49
Dental Assisting/Assistant 0 14 21 35
Aircraft Powerplant Technology/Technician 0 3 28 31
Medical/Clinical Assistant 0 6 19 25
Radiologic Technology 0 21 0 21
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician 0 20 0 20
Welding Technology/Welder 12 8 0 20
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot & Flight Crew 4 6 8 18
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist 0 17 0 17
Electrocardiograph Technology/Technician 0 0 17 17
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist 0 12 0 12
Aviation/Airway Management & Operations 0 0 12 12
Airline Flight Attendant 0 9 0 9
Other Marine Transportation 6 3 0 9
Laboratory Technician 0 5 0 5
Electrician 4 0 0 4
General Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 0 4 0 4
Computer Installation & Repair Technology/Technician 4 0 0 4
General Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair 0 2 2 4
Other Electromechanical & Instrumentation & Maintenance Technologies/Technicians 2 0 0 2
Restaurant, Culinary, & Catering Management/Manager 2 0 0 2
General Drafting & Design Technology/Technician 0 0 0 0
Mechanical Drafting & Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD 0 0 0 0
Electroneurodiagnostic/Electroencephalographic Technology/Technologist 0 0 0 0
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 184 209 338 731

References

*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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