Cosumnes River College

Public, 2-4 Years School Located in Sacramento, CA

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How much is the CRC tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, CRC's tuition & fees is $1,288 for California residents and $12,808 for out-of-state students.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $25,154 for California residents and $36,674 for out-of-state students when a student lives off-campus.

CRC Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
California Residents Tuition & Fees$1,288
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$12,808
Books & Supplies Costs$1,152
Off-campus Room & Board$17,764
Off-campus Expenses$4,950
2023-2024 Estimates
California Residents Tuition & Fees-
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$16,133

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to 2-4 years schools nationwide, CRC' tuition is comparable to the average tuition of $12,960. Compared to public, 2-4 years colleges in California, its tuition is comparable to the average tuition of $13,259.
Cosumnes River College$1,288$12,808
U.S. 2-4 Years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
California 2-4 Years Colleges$20,867
Public Schools$4,034$13,259
Private Schools$23,111

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between CRC and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (public, 2-4 years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
Cosumnes River CollegeSacramento, CA$1,288$12,808
American River CollegeSacramento, CA$1,288$12,808
De Anza CollegeCupertino, CA$1,562$12,317
Fresno City CollegeFresno, CA$1,334$9,454
San Jose City CollegeSan Jose, CA$1,366$9,486
College of the SiskiyousWeed, CA$1,444$9,394
Victor Valley CollegeVictorville, CA$1,425$10,125

Financial Aid and COA

At Cosumnes River College, 9,392 students (68%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $2,946.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at CRC is $33,728 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 987 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $4,696 and the average amount of student loans is $5,792.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
California ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (off-campus)$25,154$36,674
Tuition & Fees$1,288$12,808
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$23,866$23,866
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$22,208$33,728
Average Financial Aid$2,946$2,946
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship9,39268%$2,946
Pell Grants3,54326%$3,438
Federal Student Loan2782%$6,964
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid98790%-
Grants or Scholarships98790%$4,696
Federal Grants51247%$6,170
Pell Grants47343%$4,639
Other Federal Grants51046%$1,892
State/Local Grants98590%$1,475
Institutional Grants222%$1,052
Student Loan Aid81%$5,792
Federal Student Loans81%$5,792
Other Student Loans0--
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level474474$6,800
110,001 or more55$2,486

Student Population

Cosumnes River College has a total of 13,294 students (all undergraduate). By gender, there are 5,769 male students and 8,030 female students attending CRC. The school offers online degree programs and 8,183 students enrolled online exclusively (61.55% of all students).
Undergraduate13,799 5,7698,030

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address8401 Center Parkway, Sacramento, CA
Degree & Programs
Program Offered133 Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population13,294
Graduation Rate31%
Transfer-out Rate8%
Retention Rate72% (Full-time), 41% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate27 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties196 (Full-time), 239 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs375 (Full-time), 245 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$85,286
Average Staff Salary$73,481