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College of the Redwoods

Eureka, CA

At A Glance

Main Address

7351 Tompkins Hill Road

Eureka, CA 95501-9302

www.redwoods.edu

Admission Office

7351 Tompkins Hill Road

Eureka, CA 95501-9300

(707) 476-4200

Fax : (707) 476-4406

admissions@redwoods.edu

Contact : Rianne Connor

Manager, Admissions and Records

Type of School

Medium

Public

community college

2-year school

Coed

Regionally Accredited

Western Association of Schools and Colleges

College Board Code: 4100

Quick Facts

Total undergraduates : 5,388

In-State Tuition : $1,418.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $9,368.00

School Calendar

Semester

Degrees Available

Certificate

Associate

Setting

Large Town (10-50k)

Rural

Commuter campus

Other Characteristics

Centers at Crescent City; instructional sites in Hoopa, Klamath, downtown Eureka

Deadlines

Admission

Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : --

Housing deposit due : --

Tests

SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : --

SAT subject score report due : --

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : Apr 15

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : --

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

Transfer priority application date : --

Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : --

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : --

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Semester

Degrees Offered in : Certificate, Associate degrees

Accreditation and Associations

Regionally Accredited

Western Association of Schools and Colleges

Most Popular Majors

Associates
Liberal Arts : 35.0%
Physical Sciences : 21.0%
Health Professions : 19.0%
Business/Marketing : 7.0%

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Agriculture & Related Sciences
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations A
Agricultural Business and Management, General C
Animal Sciences, General A C
Landscaping and Groundskeeping C
Plant Nursery Operations and Management C
Plant Sciences, General A C
Range Science and Management C

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General A
Business/Commerce, General A
Business/Managerial Economics A
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry A C
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services C
Hospitality Administration/Management, General A C
Real Estate A
Tourism and Travel Services Management C

Communication, Journalism & Related Programs
Journalism A C

Computer & Information Sciences, Support Services
Computer Programming/Programmer, General C
Computer and Information Sciences, General A C
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician C

Construction Trades
Building/Property Maintenance A C
Electrical and Power Transmission Installation/Installer, General C

Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching A C

Engineering
Electrical and Electronics Engineering A

Engineering Technologies/Technicians
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician A
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General A C
Electrical, Electronic, and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician C

English Language, Literature & Letters
English Language and Literature, General A

Family, Consumer & Human Sciences
Foodservice Systems Administration/Management C

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Dental Assisting/Assistant C
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary C
Medical/Clinical Assistant C
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling C

Legal Professions & Studies
Court Reporting and Captioning/Court Reporter C
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary A C
Legal Assistant/Paralegal A C

Liberal Arts & Sciences, Gen Studies & Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies A

Mathematics & Statistics
Mathematics, General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair Technology/Technician, General C
Mechanics and Repairers, General C

Natural Resources & Conservation
Environmental/Natural Resources Management and Policy, General C
Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management A C
Forestry, General A C

Personal & Culinary Services
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager A C

Physical Sciences
Planetary Astronomy and Science A

Precision Production
Woodworking, General C

Psychology
Psychology, General A

Security & Protective Services
Corrections C
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration A C
Criminal Justice/Police Science C
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies C

Social Sciences
Social Sciences, General A

Visual & Performing Arts
Commercial and Advertising Art A C

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Cooperative Education

Cross-Registration

Double Major

Dual Enrollment of High School Students

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Honors Program

Independent Study

Teacher Certification

Extended Class Availability

Extensive evening or early morning classes

Distance Learning

Computer Services

578 Public computers, available in: Computer Center, Dorms, Libraries, Student Center

Dorms wired for high speed internet connections

Wireless network available

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Medium-sized

Unique Facilities : observatory, fish hatchery, organic farm, fine woodworking shop

Geographic Location : 275 miles from San Francisco.

Large Town

Rural

Commuter Campus

Total undergraduates : 5,388

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : --

Degree-seeking undergrads : 3,328

Graduate enrollment : --

Student General Information

All students average age : 29

Full time students average age : 25

In state students : 96.0%

Out of state students : 4.0%

Other Activities & Organizations

Student Newspaper : The Old Growth Gazette

Student Newspaper URL : www.redwoods.edu/Eureka/Services/OldGrowth.asp

Housing Policies

First-year students living in college housing : 1.0%

All undergraduates living in college housing : 1.0%

Housing Options

Coed Housing

Additional Housing Options

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

General Athletics

Team Name : Corsairs

Sport's Levels Available

Intercollegiate

Intramural

Scholarship

Counseling And Wellness

Career counseling

Economically disadvantaged students services

Employment services for undergraduates

Financial aid counseling

Health services

On-campus daycare

Personal counseling

Placement services for graduates

Veteran's counselor

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Services and/or facilities for hearing impaired

Partial services for students with learning disabilities

Services and/or facilities for speech or communications disorders

Services and/or facilities for visually impaired

Wheelchair Accessibility

Academic Support Programs

Learning center

Pre-admission summer program

Remedial instruction

Tutoring

Writing center

Activities

Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries

N

Choral Groups

Y

Concert Band

N

Dance Activity

Y

Drama/Theater

N

Film Society

N

Fraternities

N

Government or Political Activity

Y

International Student Organization

N

Jazz Band

Y

Literary Magazine

N

Marching Band

N

Model United Nations

N

Music Ensembles

N

Musical Theater

N

Opera

N

Pep Band

N

Radio Station

N

Sororities

N

Student Newspaper

Y

Symphony Orchestra

N

Television Station

N

Yearbook

N

Sports

Sport Name

Levels Available

Archery

Men's Scholarship

Badminton

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Baseball

Men's Intercollegiate

Basketball

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Bowling

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Cricket

Men's Scholarship

Cross-Country

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Diving

Men's Scholarship

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Football

Men's Intercollegiate

Golf

Men's Intercollegiate

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Gymnastics

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Soccer

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Track and Field

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Volleyball

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Water Polo

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Applying

General Applying Information

Application Fee: $0.00

Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes

Applied early admission : --

Admitted early admission : --

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --



Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

SAT score use policy

Information not supplied by college

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

Admission for nursing applicants based on school record and test scores.

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : No

Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams : No

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : No

AP credit policy depends on student’s major, school, or program : Yes

From the college: College of the Redwoods encourages prospective students to prepare themselves for college by taking courses that are rigorous and challenging. High school students may have opportunities available to them, such as College Board Advanced Placement (AP) courses. Students completing various AP courses and earning scores of 3 or higher on AP examinations may earn between 3 and 8 semester units of credit for an AP course.

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : -- and Percent who submitted ACT scores : --

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math

*

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

*

ACT Composite

*


* The college did not report these requirements or does not have specific requirements.


AP & Admission Policy

Exam

Min Score Required

Number of Credits

Equivalent Course(s)

Applicable Program

2-D Art and Design

3

3

ART 17

All

3-D Art and Design

3

3

ART 17

All

Art History

3

6

ART 1A & 1B

All

Biology

3

3

BIOL 1

All

Calculus AB

4

4

MATH 50A

All

Calculus BC

4

8

MATH 50A & 50B

All

Calculus BC: AB Subscore

4

4

MATH 50A

All

Chemistry

3

5

CHEM 1A

All

Computer Science A

3

4

CIS 1 or 12

All

Drawing

3

3

ART 17

All

English Language and Composition

3

4

ENGL 1A

All

English Literature and Composition

3

4

ENGL 1A

All

European History

3

6

HIST 4 & 5

All

French Language and Culture

3

8

FRNC 1A & 1B

All

Macroeconomics

3

3

ECON 1

All

Microeconomics

3

3

ECON 10

All

Music Theory

3

3

MUS 10

All

Physics B

3

3

PHYS 10

All

Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

3

4

PHYS 2A

All

Physics C: Mechanics

3

4

PHYS 2A

All

Psychology

3

3

PSYCH 1

All

Spanish Language and Culture

3

8

SPAN 1A & 1B

All

Statistics

3

4

MATH 15

All

United States History

3

6

HIST 8 & 9

All

Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Priority Deadline : Apr 15

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Rianne Connor

Financial aid office phone : (707) 476-4182

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:

FAFSA

Institution's own financial aid form

Part-Time Costs

Cost per credit hour (in-state): $46.00

Cost per credit hour (out-of-state): $311.00

Note: These costs are tuition fees only. In some cases, fees and other expenses can be additional.

Financial Aid Policies

This school practices need-blind admissions.

Need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Leadership

State/District Residency

Work Study Programs

For part-time students

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Deferred payment

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:

$1,418.00

$1,418.00

$1,418.00

Out-of-state tuition and fees:

$9,368.00

$9,368.00

$9,368.00

Room only:

--

$9,900.00

$4,000.00

Books and supplies:

$1,746.00

$1,746.00

$1,746.00

Estimated personal expenses:

$1,638.00

$2,066.00

$2,014.00

Transportation expenses:

$900.00

$1,324.00

$1,180.00

Estimated Total In-state:

$5,702.00

$16,454.00

$10,358.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$13,652.00

$24,404.00

$18,308.00

The prices listed above are probably not what you and your family will pay. Most college students receive financial aid, which reduces the amount the family actually pays. For U.S. colleges, use the college's net price calculator to get the best estimate of what your family will pay.


Athletic Scholarship Opportunities

Sport

Male

Female

Archery

Available

Cricket

Available

Diving

Available

For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: --

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): --

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 1

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: --

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: --

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: --

Admission Requirements (Required)

High School Transcript

College Transcript(s)

Students who applied for transfer

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Fall

Spring

Summer

Transfers accepted as

1st semester freshman

2nd semester freshman

Sophomore

Services for students transferring IN from another school

Advisor

Orientation

Services for students transferring OUT of this school

Transfer advisor

Transfer center

College fairs/transfer recruitment on campus

Special Requirements

--

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: $100.00

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $9,368.00

Room & Board(on-campus): --

Room & Board(off-campus): $9,900.00

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: $311.00

Financial Aid

Tests for International Students

TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: --

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: --

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students

International Student Adviser