Overview

Next statements evaluate Contra Costa College by comparing key academic facts to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.
  • It has average tuition & fees of $9,012.
  • It has small number of students of 6,249.
  • It offers relatively fewer area of study (84 programs).

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees of CCC are $9,012 (out-of-state rate) and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Contra Costa College $9,012

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 CCC is 21% and it is lower (less completion rate) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Contra Costa College 21%

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 CCC is 10% and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Contra Costa 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 CCC is 65% and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Contra Costa College 65%

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 CCC is 6,249 and its population small compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Contra Costa College 6,249

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 CCC is $2,924 which is 32.45% of tuition & fees. The rate of the financial aid over its tuition is lower compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Contra Costa College $2,924

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

Contra Costa 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

CCC offers 84 programs and it means relatively fewer area of study compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Contra Costa College 84

All U.S. Colleges 37

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 68

2-4 Years Colleges 39

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California 97