TMCC Description

The fastest-growing junior college in northern Nevada, Truckee Meadows Community College offers a variety of degree programs that are accessible to students throughout the county and beyond.

Truckee Meadows, located in Reno, Nevada, offers associate’s degree and certificate programs in more than 50 subject areas and occupational disciplines that encompass everything from veterinary science to computer technology to liberal arts to industrial trades.

Students from throughout the county study at Truckee, as the school maintains 40 sites countywide. Truckee Meadows also offers online and television-based classes.

For those who take classes at Truckee’s main campus there are also many different scheduling options as classes are offered during the day, in the evenings and on weekends.

Truckee’s student services include free tutoring, job placement assistance and support for single parents.

Classes are offered at a reduced cost for in-state residents and free for senior citizens. Financial aid is also available to those who qualify.

Quick Facts about Truckee Meadows Community College

Region

Southwest

Setting

Mid-size City Setting

Type

Public

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)

Website

www.tmcc.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

No

Parking Permit Required

No

Selectivity

Open Admissions

In-State Tuition

$2,700

Out-of-State Tuition

$2,288

Retention Rate

69%

Enrollment

12,492

Year Established

1971

TMCC Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating: 4

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100% of students gave Truckee Meadows Community College 4 stars overall.

Student at This School - Grad Year 2016

Overall Rating:
4

Detailed Ratings

I like that at the end of each course the students get to fill out a course evaluation about the class and teacher. I think this is affective because some teachers don't do a great job, while others do.

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TMCC Students

Total Students
12,492

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
22%
Part-Time
78%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
17%
African American
3%
Caucasian
66%
American Indian or Alaska native
2%
Asian
6%
Unknown and Other
6%

International Students

International
1%
Domestic
99%

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