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Study at Cosumnes River College

Founded in 1970, Cosumnes River College is a two-year community college located at the southern edge of Sacramento in Sacramento County, California. It is a part of the Los Rios Community College District. The main campus of CRC sits on an area of 180 acres. The campus consists of 12 permanent buildings, including fiber optics and satellite transmission capabilities for the latest in information and communication services. The college enrolls more than 11, 000 students each term. It offers more than 60 occupational degree programs and a comprehensive curriculum of transfer courses. Cosumnes River College is also home to THE CONNECTION, an award winning newspaper. The official mascot of CRC is the Hawks.

Profile of Cosumnes River CollegeThe campus of Cosumnes River is in Sacramento, California. which is a large city. The school is a public institution. Degrees at Cosumnes River include, at the school's highest level, the Associate's degree.

Course Topics

The school is known for its programs in mechanics and repair.

Cosumnes River Selectivity

Its open admissions system makes Cosumnes River an attractive choice for many applicants.

Faculty
The school has a tenure system for senior faculty. The full-time faculty at Cosumnes River is well-paid, which often goes with faculty quality.

Student Enrolment

In 2007, the school had 12, 967 students enrolled (7, 269 full-time equivalent). Cosumnes River has a large minority student population.

Cosumnes River Tuition and AffordabilityThe school is a relative bargain, with lower tuition and fees than most schools offering similar degrees.

Cosumnes River Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Liberal Arts316liberal arts and sciences, social services, English, speech and rhetoric, geography, women's studies, American studies, humanities, . . .
Mechanics and Repair235automobile mechanics, small engine mechanics
Construction Trades74building inspector, construction, construction manager
Family and Social Work56child development, human services, foodservice management
Business and Management54accounting, business management, business, small business management, taxation, retail, electronic commerce, sales and marketing, . . .
Medical Support and Technology47veterinary assistant, medical coding, medical assistant
Science40biology, biological and physical sciences, physics, chemistry, geology
Computer Science and Engineering26computer networking, information technology, computer programming, web design, computer science, database administration, system administration
Media16radio and television, broadcast journalism, public relations, journalism, desktop publishing and imaging
office and Administration15data entry, administrative assistant
Photography and Commercial Art15commercial photography, film studies, photography
Real Estate and Construction Management11real estate
Landscaping and Horticulture9landscaping, plant nursery
Security and Law Enforcement8fire-fighting
Medical administration7medical records tech
Mathematics6mathematics
Engineering6engineering
Architecture and Planning6architectural tech
Cooking and Culinary Arts5restaurant and catering management
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy5dietetic technician, health and physical education, sports and fitness management
Music3music
Engineering Technician2architectural drafting
Art Studies1art studies
Design1graphic design
Production Trades1welding
Drama and Performing Arts1drama
Nursing and Emergency Medicine0EMT paramedic
Education and Teaching0teacher aide, health teaching, early childhood special ed
Agricultural Science and Management0agricultural operations, agriculture
Contact: Cosumnes RiverCosumnes River College

8401 Center Pky

Sacramento, California 95823-5799

General Phone: (916) 688-7344

http://www.crc. losrios.edu/

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