Fresno City College

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

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How much is the Fresno City tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, Fresno City's tuition & fees is $1,334 for California residents and $9,454 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 $22,333 for California residents and $30,453 for out-of-state students when a student lives off-campus.

Fresno City Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
California Residents Tuition & Fees$1,334
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$9,454
Books & Supplies Costs$1,500
Off-campus Room & Board$15,086
Off-campus Expenses$4,413
2023-2024 Estimates
California Residents Tuition & Fees$1,365
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$10,510

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to 2-4 years schools nationwide, Fresno City' tuition is lower than the average tuition of $12,960. Compared to public, 2-4 years colleges in California, its tuition is lower than the average tuition of $13,259.
Fresno City College$1,334$9,454
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 Fresno City 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.
Fresno City CollegeFresno, CA$1,334$9,454
American River CollegeSacramento, CA$1,288$12,808
Cosumnes River CollegeSacramento, CA$1,288$12,808
De Anza CollegeCupertino, CA$1,562$12,317
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 Fresno City College, 13,254 students (65%) 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 $4,474.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at Fresno City is $25,979 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 1,119 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 $8,072 and the average amount of student loans is $3,325.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
California ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (off-campus)$22,333$30,453
Tuition & Fees$1,334$9,454
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$20,999$20,999
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$17,859$25,979
Average Financial Aid$4,474$4,474
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship13,25465%$4,474
Pell Grants5,77728%$3,866
Federal Student Loan660%$3,373
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid1,11992%-
Grants or Scholarships1,11992%$8,072
Federal Grants1,08890%$5,452
Pell Grants80166%$4,813
Other Federal Grants1,08289%$1,919
State/Local Grants1,09691%$2,766
Institutional Grants524%$1,343
Student Loan Aid71%$3,325
Federal Student Loans71%$3,325
Other Student Loans0--
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level789789$8,511
110,001 or more11$2,216

Student Population

Fresno City College has a total of 22,609 students (all undergraduate). By gender, there are 8,143 male students and 12,292 female students attending Fresno City. The school offers online degree programs and 7,398 students enrolled online exclusively (32.72% of all students).
Undergraduate20,435 8,14312,292

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address1101 E. University Ave, Fresno, CA
Degree & Programs
Program Offered168 Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population22,609
Graduation Rate24%
Transfer-out Rate5%
Retention Rate66% (Full-time), 36% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate25 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties355 (Full-time), 589 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs798 (Full-time), 604 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$91,531
Average Staff Salary$71,985