Community Colleges
#140 in Community Colleges

Overview

Butte College is ranked 140th in Community Colleges.
Next statements evaluate Butte College by comparing key academic facts to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.
  • It has average tuition & fees of $8,088.
  • It has average number of students of 10,872.
  • It offers very diverse area of study (136 programs).

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees of Butte are $8,088 (out-of-state rate) and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Butte College $8,088

All U.S. Colleges $17,692

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges $8,177

2-4 Years Colleges $13,123

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California $7,935

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate at Butte is 33% and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Butte College 33%

All U.S. Colleges 56%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 34%

2-4 Years Colleges 47%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California 33%

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate at Butte is 10% and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Butte College 10%

All U.S. Colleges 21%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 17%

2-4 Years Colleges 16%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California 10%

Retention Rate

The average retention rate at Butte is 74% and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Butte College 74%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 61%

2-4 Years Colleges 65%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California 70%

Student Population

The total student population at Butte is 10,872 and its population average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Butte College 10,872

All U.S. Colleges 2,931

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 5,796

2-4 Years Colleges 3,035

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California 11,761

Financial Aid Amount

The average amount of financial aid received at Butte is $3,899 which is 48.21% of tuition & fees. The rate of the financial aid over its tuition is higher compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Butte College $3,899

All U.S. Colleges $7,676

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges $4,837

2-4 Years Colleges $4,948

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California $4,718

Student to Faculty Ratio

The students to faculty ratio at Butte is 21 to 1 and the ratio is lower (small size classes) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Butte College 21 to 1

All U.S. Colleges 15 to 1

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 18 to 1

2-4 Years Colleges 17 to 1

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California 25 to 1

Number of Programs

Butte offers 136 programs and it means very diverse area of study compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Butte College 136

All U.S. Colleges 37

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 68

2-4 Years Colleges 39

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California 97