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Las Positas College
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  • 2 Year
  • LIVERMORE, CA

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

Following all COVID-19 protocols and with the increase in the number of vaccinations in Alameda County, we are expanding in-person services beginning summer 2021. We are expanding the number of in-person courses beginning in fall 2021. Learn More

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Professors
    grade C+
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Safety
    grade A+
  5. Student Life
    grade A+
  6. Location
    grade B+

About

3000 CAMPUS HILL DRIVE
LIVERMORE, CA 94551
Athletic Division
CCCAA
Athletic Conference
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Las Positas College is committed to assisting you in achieving your educational, career, and personal goals.

Las Positas College is currently ranked by BestColleges as the Best Community College in California!

Las Positas College has the 8th highest transfer rate among all Community Colleges in California!

Our students are completing and earning degrees in a timely manner; our college has awarded its highest number of associate degrees for six consecutive years, which means that more and more students are graduating each year.

We value social justice, equity and diversity. We pride ourselves on academic excellence, and providing a high quality educational experience for all students. We also pride ourselves on our student first philosophy, in which we are committed to providing a welcoming, caring and supportive educational environment, in which every student matters and their experience and their success is important to us and we strive to maintain a caring campus environment.

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Las Positas College Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
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Acceptance Rate
100%
SAT Range
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ACT Range
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Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
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Accepts Common App
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Cost

Net Price
$5,678 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$5,439 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
42%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
25:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
79%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 62 responses
33%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 64 responses
49%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 63 responses

Majors

Eight Week Courses: Complete your classes faster!

We have high demand course offerings for the first 8-week session (August 18-October 8) and second 8-week session (October 11-December 21) that will allow you to focus on a smaller number of classes at a time, while still completing the same number of classes within a semester. Both sessions include online classes, and the second 8-week session will feature many in-person or hybrid classes!

Online

Online Programs Offered
1
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
1
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    23%
  • On Campus
    66%
  • Online
    11%

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Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,956 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
5,750
Undergrads Over 25
15%
Pell Grant
26%
Varsity Athletes
5%
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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$38,500 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
51%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
83%
National
83%

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