Directory Information

Address12500 Campus Dr, Oakland, CA 94619-3196
Phone510-531-4911
WEBwww.merritt.edu
Admissionwww.merritt.edu/wp/admissions/
Online Applicationweb.peralta.edu/enrollment-2/
Financial Aidwww.merritt.edu/wp/financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://misweb.cccco.edu/npc/344/npcalc.htm
Disability Servicewww.merritt.edu/wp/dsp/
School TypePublic, 2-4 years
Carnegie CategoryAssociate's - Private Not-for-profit
Highest Degree OfferedAssociate's degree

2020 Tuition & Fees and 2021 Estimation

For undergraduate school, its 2020 tuition and fees are $1,257 for in-state students and $7,785 for out-of-state students.
The estimated 2021 tuition & fees are $1,260 for California residents and $7,764 for out-of-state students.
The average earning in 10 years after graduation from the school is $41,500.
2019-20 Tuition & Fees2020-21 Estimation
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$1,257$7,785
2019-2020 Tuition Costs Chart
source: IPEDS, U.S. Department of Education
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$1,260$7,764
Merritt College 2020-2021 Estimated Tuition Costs Chart
The estimation for 2020-2021 tuition costs is based on the cost change rates of last year.

2020 Key Stats

The average graduation rate is 22%. Total 6,106 students are attending at the school and it does not possess campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory and residence halls possessed by the school). Key academic stats for the school are listed in next table.
2020 Key Academics Statistics
Graduation Rate »22%
Transfer-out Rate13%
Retention Rate59%(full-time), 31% (part-time)
Student to Faculty Ratio3.70% (27 to 1)
Student Population »6,106 (5,143 undergraduate)
Average Financial Aid »$2,260
Average Earning After 10 years of graduation$41,500

Special Learning Opportunities and On-Campus Student Services

Merritt College offers online classes (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. Next table summarizes the special learning opportunities.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate,
ROTCNo
Weekend/Evening CollegeYes
Teacher CertificationNo
Study AbroadYes
It provides a number of student services including remedial services, academic/career counseling services.
On-Campus Student Services
Remedial servicesYes
Academic/career counseling serviceYes
Employment services for studentsNo
Placement services for completersNo
On-campus day care for students' childrenYes
Library facilities at institutionVarious Library Facilities Provided

Special Characteristics

Next table illustrates special characteristics of Merritt College.
Special Characteristics
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Has HospitalNo
Offer Medical DegreeNo
Board/Meal PlanNo
Dormitory CapacityNo Campus Housing Facilities Provided


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