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Academic Rigor
4.0171
Dorm Life
2.0303
Food and Dining
3.7458
Bang for the buck
4.1408
Clubs and Activities
4.0408
Campus Safety
4.0800
Most Helpful Review for American River College
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Kaila
  • 8 out of 10 people found this review helpful

I am a freshman attending American River College and I have learned a lot academically. The professors I had last semester were very knowledgeable about their subject they were teaching, but they also expect a lot out of their students. I had about five to six hours of homework a week and three to seven hours of studying each week. The professors are enjoyable and try to stay on their good side.

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  • Talon from Sacramento, CA
  • Nov-27-2016 I am a current student here

    Small but beautiful school. There is something for eveyone. The arts (culinary, theater, music, metal work, ect) are what ARC is known for.

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  • John from Sacramento
  • Dec-23-2015 I am a past student here

    If you looking for a College that has allot of Automotive, Electrician and Welding this College is for you. American River college has allot of courses in Automotive Technology that are one of the best in California. There are allot of young students at American River College, some of them are still in High school and are taking college courses for prerequisites to enter University.

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  • Natalie - Orangevale, CA
  • Nov-17-2015 I am a current student here

    This school is so much different from other schools, there's a place for everybody and there seems to be no drama. The teachers are all extremely helpful, and you'll never come across a staff member without a smile on their face. If you attend American River College, you won't be sorry!

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  • Virginia from Sacramento, CA
  • Jul-06-2015 I am a current student here

    There is so many resources on campus for students, such as financial aid, tutoring, career planning, and much more. The campus is amazing and so are the students who attend, it is a great environment to learn and have fun.

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  • Cristal from Winton, CA
  • Jun-29-2015 I am a current student here

    American River College is a super laid-back community college, in my opinion, with the exception of having student responsibilities. The professors really are the best and want their students to succeed. There's something for everyone here.

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  • Susan from Rescue, CA
  • Jan-11-2015 I am a current student here

    American River College is a well established community college in the Los Rios District with many amenities to offer to current and prospective students. There are a wide range of classes available for students from Greek to welding to student government! ARC has a beautiful campus and has been around for a good amount of time making it a shiny star in the pond that is the community college system.

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  • Celina from Sacramento, CA
  • Dec-28-2014 I am a current student here

    This school is very welcoming. It is also contains many useful resources for anyone's educational or career paths. The campus is very beautiful.

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  • Winter from Orangevale, CA
  • Dec-01-2014 I am a current student here

    The teachers are a hit and miss, but that's to be expected with community college. I've had some of the best teachers, and some of the worst. However, it's incredibly cheap, and the overall education is adequate.

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  • Mitchell
  • Oct-17-2014 I am a current student here

    Easy going students and staff. Challenging if you truly want to grow as a student. Extremely helpful in doing everything possible to help a college student succeed.

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