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Merritt College Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

6,732 students

100% admitted

  • 1,038 full time
  • 5,694 part time
  • 359 men full time
  • 679 women full time
  • open enrollment

5,818 Undergraduates

$1,104 tuition/year

  • 914 Non-Degree
  • $1,104 in state
  • $128 fees
  • N/A room & board
  • $1,792 books and supplies

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Far West Large City
Highest Degree Offered: Associate's degree
Level of Institution: At least 2 but less than 4 years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Andy from Oakland, CA
  • 0
  • It is a wonderful campus that's currently remodeling the older infrastructure. The teachers and professors here, especially in the health sciences department are extraordinary. The faculty is always willing and…

  • Nov-26-2012 Read More
  • Jordan from Berkeley, CA
  • 0
  • I love Merritt College in Oakland, CA. It is very calm and the teachers really care about their students. It is a great school to go to if you…

  • Dec-22-2012 Read More
  • Kenneth from Oakland, CA
  • 0
  • I rate Merritt College an A plus so far it's unique in that the beautiful location on top of hill with fantastic views. I am in a substance abuse program…

  • Apr-01-2012 Read More
  • Jasmine from Concord, CA
  • 0
  • I would rate Merritt College a 5. There are very good professors that teach at Merritt College and for the most part the people arer friendly. …

  • Apr-29-2012 Read More
Merritt College
  • Located in Oakland, CA
  • Public
  • 6,732 students enrolled
  • - admitted
  • $1,104 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 3
  • Gabriel from Oakland, CA
  • Aug-27-2011 I am a current student here

    The campus is beautiful, great people and teachers but it is on top of a hill so there are not many places to go to when you're waiting for another class to start.

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  • Nailah from Oakland, CA
  • Aug-11-2011 I am a current student here

    For some, Merritt may be difficult to find. It is tucked up in the Oakland Hills, so expect lots of large trees. The campus is pretty quiet, and relatively small. I personally don't enjoy it because it's so local and close to my old high school.

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