School Overview

American River College is a Public, 2-4 years college located in Sacramento, California. ARC ranked 69th in Community Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 25,422 (all undergraduate) and student to faculty ratio is 25 to 1. It is a Associate's - Public Rural-serving Small school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Associate's degree.
American River College is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges.
Contact Information
Address4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841-4286
Phone916-484-8011
WEBhttps://www.arc.losrios.edu/
Admission Information
Admissionhttps://www.arc.losrios.edu/admissions
Online Applicationhttps://www.arc.losrios.edu/admissions/get-started-and-apply
Financial Aidhttps://www.arc.losrios.edu/student-resources/financial-aid
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.arc.losrios.edu/admissions/cost-of-attendance/net-price-calculator
Veterans Tuitionhttps://www.arc.losrios.edu/student-resources/student-support-services/veterans-resource-center/arc-veterans-resource-center-office
Disability Servicehttps://www.arc.losrios.edu/student-resources/student-support-services/dsps
School Category
School TypePublic, 2-4 years
Carnegie CategoryAssociate's - Public Rural-serving Small
Highest Degree OfferedAssociate's degree

Admission Information

American River College has an open admission policy (any students can attend with high school diploma or a certificate of attendance or General Educational Development (GED) certificate). Contact the school to get more information.
Open Admission Policy

Tuition & Fees

ARC's 2022 tuition & fees is $1,288 for California residents and $10,168 for out-of-students.
California ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$1,288$10,168
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 25,422 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 7,172 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students25,422
Undergraduate Students25,422
Online Enrollment7,172

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs196 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
Associate
2-4 Year Certificate

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
ROTC
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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