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Clackamas Community College Data & Information Overview

130 awards Ranking Badges
12% Student Loan Default Rate
This overview covers the essential stats on Clackamas Community College, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more.
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How Well Is Clackamas Community College Ranked?

#20 Best Colleges in OR
Nursing Highest Ranked Major

2024 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

Clackamas Community College was awarded 130 badges in the 2024 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is nursing.

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Overall Quality

Clackamas Community College also holds the #20 spot on the Best Colleges in Oregon ranking.

Clackamas Community College was not ranked in College Factual's 2024 Best Overall Colleges report. This could be for a number of reasons, including lack of data.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Clackamas Community College?

Open Admissions Policy

Acceptance Rate

If you are worried about getting into Clackamas Community College, don't be. The school has a liberal open admissions policy, which means you only need to meet basic requirements in order to be admitted. Still, be sure to submit a complete application and provide any other requested materials.

Learn more about Clackamas Community College admissions.

Clackamas Community College Faculty

14 to 1 Student to Faculty
32% Full Time Teachers

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to estimate how much interaction there is between professors and their students at a college or university. At Clackamas Community College, this ratio is 14 to 1, which is on par with the national average of 15 to 1. That's not bad at all.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Clackamas Community College is 32%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  32 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Clackamas Community College

59% Freshmen Retention

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At Clackamas Community College this rate is 59%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  59 out of 100

Find out more about the retention and graduation rates at Clackamas Community College.

Clackamas Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity

1,965 Full-Time Undergraduates
28.2% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
54.2% Percent Women

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 5,555 undergraduates at Clackamas Community College with 1,965 being full-time and 3,590 being part-time.

How Much Does Clackamas Community College Cost?

$5,363 Net Price
61% Take Out Loans
$22,564 Total Student Loans
The overall average net price of Clackamas Community College is $5,363. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Clackamas Community College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$5,312 $5,734 $5,887 $8,540 $9,729

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Clackamas Community College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Clackamas Community College, approximately 61% of students took out student loans averaging $5,641 a year. That adds up to $22,564 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Clackamas Community College is 11.8%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Clackamas Community College Graduates Make?

$40,423 Avg Salary of Grads
Average Earnings Boost
Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from Clackamas Community College make around $40,423 per year during the early years of their employment. This is in the same neighborhood of the average college graduate's salary of $42,485 per year. However, certain majors may produce higher-paying graduates.


See which majors at Clackamas Community College make the most money.

Location of Clackamas Community College

Oregon State
1,965 Full-Time Undergraduates
Suburb Campus Setting
Located in Oregon City, Oregon, Clackamas Community College is a public institution. The suburban atmosphere of Oregon City makes it a great place for students who want the amenities of city life without actually living in the middle of a constant hustle and bustle.

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Contact details for Clackamas Community College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 19600 Molalla Ave, Oregon City, OR 97045-8980
Phone: 503-594-6000

Clackamas Community College Majors

36 Majors With Completions
653 Undergraduate Degrees
Learn more about the majors offered at Clackamas Community College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Clackamas Community College

92% Take At Least One Class Online
67% Take All Classes Online

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2020-2021, 4,794 students took at least one online class at Clackamas Community College. This is a decrease from the 5,499 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2020-2021 4,794 3,492
2019-2020 5,499 4,142
2018-2019 2,326 577
2017-2018 2,221 551
2016-2017 2,269 506

Learn more about online learning at Clackamas Community College.

Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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