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Modesto Junior College

Modesto, CA, USA
2.91 Average Rating

Modesto Junior College is a public, 2-year institution located in the state of California. While the college primarily awards associate’s degrees and certificates, it also offers Skills Recognitions options and a singular bachelor’s degree program. Students at MJC have access to a variety of facilities between the college’s West and East campuses, such as the Science Community Center and the Performing & Media Arts Center. Eligible students can enroll in MJC’s Honors Program, which includes annual conferences, the ability to publish their work in the Bay Honors Consortium’s Think You?! Journal, and connections to an Honors Coordinator.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed

Need Aware

This school may consider an applicant’s financial situation when deciding admission

Level of Institution
4 Year
Campus Setting
Small city

Admissions Requirements

Transcript
No

Admitted Student Stats

In-State Students
99%

Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Bachelor's
Total Number of Students
17,880
Total Number of Undergrads
17,880
Academic Calendar

Semester

Classroom Sizes

Student:Faculty Ratio
31:1
US National: 21:1

Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$8,435
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Tuition
In-State Tuition In-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who meet the state's or institution's residency requirements. In-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students residing in the locality in which they attend school and may be a lower rate than in-state tuition if offered by the institution.
$1,166
Out-of-State Tuition Out-of-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who do not meet the state’s or institution’s residency requirements. Out-of-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students not residing in the locality in which they attend school.
$7,358
Additional Costs
Books and Supplies
$1916

Aid & Grants

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid. Federal gift aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
38%
Average Aid Per Year
$4,914
Students Receiving Grants Percent of undergraduate students awarded grant aid. Grant aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
38%
Average Federal Grant Aid Per Year
$4,387
Average Institution Grant Aid Per Year
$1,156

Student Loans

Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Student Gender
Male
Female
41%
59%
Student Organizations
24
Size of Town
Small city
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
No
On Campus Women's Center
No

Housing

On-campus living required of freshman
No

Athletics

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary
Not applicable

Campus Safety

24-HR security patrol
Yes
Campus emergency phones
Yes

After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$36,100

What Students Are Saying

2.91 Average Rating
the way everyone is so helpful financial aid/testing/admission.how fast and easy it was to register for classes. how well the teachers teach the classes hands on
Lanisha from modesto,CA
The staff is great and well informed. There are many study programs and a large number of online courses available. The campus is clean safe and organized.
A. Janae from Ceres, CA
modesto junior college it's a college that truly helped me in my educational life. i came to united states of america not to long ago, and i have to say say that mjc counts with amazing instructors that helped me in a very unique way. i am glad to be attending this college, and i would like to continue my educational life no matter what school i go to.
Marcos from Riverbank, CA
Modesto Junior College provides an exceptional platform to help excel you towards your future goals. Their teachers and staff are open and understanding and enjoy extending their knowledge to students of all ages. The classes range in size and academic level, and the many varying subjects allow anyone to achieve a better future.
Whitney from Modesto, CA
MJC is the path to acceleration, the counselors set you on the right path to your goal. The teachers are personable, and you are not just a number to them. The best thing about MJC is the students, and being able to collaborate together.
Kylee from Salida, CA

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