MiraCosta College

Tuition & Fees $8,520
Student Population 12,645
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $3,776
Graduation Rate 36 %
Students:Faculty 19

Academic Overview

MiraCosta College is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Oceanside, California. It is an Associate's - Public Rural-serving Small by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Bachelor's degree. The 2022 tuition & fees are $1,152 for California residents and $8,520 for out-of-state students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 12,645 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from MiraCosta College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $34,300. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, tuition and fees of MiraCosta College are $1,152 for California residents and $8,520 for non-residents.
MiraCosta College 2022 Tuition & Fees
California ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at MiraCosta. The average received amount of financial aid is $3,776 and 53% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 12,645 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.
Graduation Rate for MiraCosta College is 36 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for MiraCosta College is 13 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for MiraCosta College is 100 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for MiraCosta College is 12,645
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for MiraCosta College is 19 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
19 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $3,776 at MiraCosta College.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

MiraCosta offers 171 major programs through online and on-site education where 2 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate571
One but less than two years certificate330
Associate's Degree801
Bachelor's Degree10

Special Learning Opportunities

MiraCosta College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. The school provides study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

MiraCosta College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges