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Butte College

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Butte College is a large (under 20,000 students) public, 2 year school located in the Western States in a sparsely populated rural setting. The highest award offered is a degree of at least 2, but less than 4 academic years and the school is exclusively two year undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at Butte College include: Fire Science/Fire-fighting with 539 Award < 1Yr awards; Social Sciences, General with 531 Associates awards; Hazardous Materials Management and Waste Technology/Technician with 195 Award < 1Yr awards; Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) with 169 Award < 1Yr awards; Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies with 133 Associates awards;. Butte College is located at 3536 Butte Campus Drive in Oroville, CA 95965.

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Butte College Facts


Butte College is located at 3536 Butte Campus Drive in Oroville, CA 95965

Graduation Rate: 26%
Retention Rate: 69%
Undergrads Under 18: 3%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 63%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 34%

Butte College telephone number: (530) 895-2511

The highest degree offered is: Associate's degree


Butte College Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $1,334


Student Demographics at Butte College
Butte College Demographics
Totals: 1,635
     Males: 774 (47% of total)
     Females: 861 (53% of total)
Asians: 94
     Asian Males: 38 (2% of total)
     Asian Females: 56 (3% of total)
Blacks: 37
     Black Males: 28 (2% of total)
     Black Females: 9 (1% of total)
Hispanics: 198
     Hispanic Males: 83 (5% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 115 (7% of total)
Native Americans: 37
     Native American Males: 14 (1% of total)
     Native American Females: 23 (1% of total)
Hawaiians: 4
     Hawaiian Males: 2 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 2 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 0
     Mixed Race Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 0 (0% of total)
Whites: 1,146
     White Males: 545 (33% of total)
     White Females: 601 (37% of total)
Foreign Students: 16
     Foreign Males: 5 (0% of total)
     Foreign Females: 11 (1% of total)
Most Popular Majors at Butte College
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Fire Science/Fire-fighting
(539 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Social Sciences, General
(531 Associates degrees)
Hazardous Materials Management and Waste Technology/Technician
(195 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
(169 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
(133 Associates degrees)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
(109 Associates degrees)
Criminal Justice/Police Science
(98 Award > 1Yr < 2Yr degrees)
Child Care Provider/Assistant
(81 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(68 Associates degrees)
Criminal Justice/Police Science
(44 Associates degrees)
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
(42 Award > 1Yr < 2Yr degrees)
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician
(38 Associates degrees)
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician
(36 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
(36 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Welding Technology/Welder
(34 Award > 1Yr < 2Yr degrees)
Criminal Justice/Police Science
(32 Award < 1Yr degrees)
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other
(32 Associates degrees)
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
(31 Associates degrees)
Construction/Heavy Equipment/Earthmoving Equipment Operation
(29 Award > 1Yr < 2Yr degrees)
Welding Technology/Welder
(28 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Child Care Provider/Assistant
(28 Associates degrees)
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
(27 Award >= 2Yr < 4Yr degrees)
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
(22 Associates degrees)
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
(18 Award > 1Yr < 2Yr degrees)
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
(18 Award > 1Yr < 2Yr degrees)
Child Care and Support Services Management
(18 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
(15 Associates degrees)
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
(15 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
(14 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Graphic Design
(14 Associates degrees)
Butte College Weather
Butte College Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 59.50 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 48.86 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 52.65 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 1.29 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 0.48 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 82.46 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 20.69 (mph)
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