Consumer Information

This page contains links to valuable information resources for current and future students.

Student Success Scorecard

The Student Success Scorecard is developed by the California Community College Chancellor's Office and provides important comparison information for prospective students.

Gainful Employment Information

The US Department of Education requires community colleges to disclose information regarding Gainful Employment for certificate-base programs of study.

At Mendocino College, this information is disclosed on the same page with the program curriculum. Go to Certificate Programs for a list of Career and Technical Education certificate programs offered at Mendocino College.

Registered Nursing Program Pass Rates

Students successfully completing the RN program qualify to take the nursing state board examination (NCLEX-RN). Following are the pass rates for the NCLEX-RN for the last ten years of Mendocino College Nursing Program students:

Category 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021
Number Attempting Exam 15 28 20 19 19 15 3 33 23 19 26 23
Percent who passed on 1st attempt 93.3% 96.43% 95% 94.74% 100% 100% 100% 90.91% 95.65%


100% 95.65%

For comparative information regarding pass rates, please go to:

EMT Program Pass Rates

Students completing the EMT/Paramedic program at Mendocino College are required to take the certification examination administered  by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians.  It has currently been suspended.  The following table summarizes the results for recent graduates of the program.

CATEGORY 2015 2016 2017 2018
Number attempting exam 21 54 35 31
Percent who passed on 1st attempt 76% 74% 66% 61%

For comparative information regarding pass rates go to:

To find out more information about a topic in the left column, click on the link under "Office Link" in the right column of the table, corresponding to the topic.

Being an informed student: 
Navigating Admissions, Enrollment and Transfer


School policies on transfer of credit,including the criteria in use regarding the transfer of credit earned at another school and a list of schools with which Mendocino College has established an articulation agreement.

Articulation Office

Degrees, Programs and Courses Counseling Office
Textbook Information Mendocino College Bookstore
FERPA: Protecting your personal information Admissions and Records (Confidentiality)
Services for Veterans Student Services (Veterans)
Student Health Resources Counseling Office 
Student Rights and Responsibilities Admissions and Records

Student Learning Outcomes: What to expect as a graduate of Mendocino College

Plagiarism, Cheating and other Academic Dishonesty Admissions and Records 
Campus Security and and emergency response procedures Maintenance and Operations


 Financing Your College Education

Financial Assistance Information Financial Aid
Who to contact for information on student financial assistance Financial Aid

The cost of attending Mendocino College. This includes the costs of tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, transportation costs and any additional costs.

Financial Aid
Need-based and non-need based Federal financial aid available to students Financial Aid

Terms and conditions under which students receive Direct Loans

Financial Aid
How to apply for financial aid and how eligibility is determined Financial Aid
How Mendocino College distributes aid among students ("packaging policy") Financial Aid
The rights and responsibilities of students receiving aid Financial Aid
How and when financial aid is distributed Financial Aid
Financial aid and Work Study Financial Aid
Important information about student loans Financial Aid
Satisfactory Academic Progress and maintaining aid eligibility Financial Aid
Repayment of funds if you withdraw from Mendocino College Financial Aid
How students receiving federal education loans may obtain deferred repayment Financial Aid

Become a more informed student

Names of accrediting agencies President's Office
Mendocino College Board of Trustees President's Office
Information on graduation and completion rates Institutional Research

Retention rates of certificate or degree-seeking first-time, full-time freshmen

California Community College Chancellor's Office (CCCCO) Scorecard

Completion and transfer-out rates of a specific cohort of students. (Student Right-To-Know)

Institutional Research 
Profiles of Enrolled Students Institutional Research
Faculty and Instructional Personnel Directory
Facilities and services available to students with disabilities Disability Resource Center
Athletics at Mendocino College Athletics Office
ASMC: Associated Students of Mendocino College ASMC

Become a Better Citizen

The US Constitution and other important historical documents Constitution
(Oak Hill Publishing Co.)
Who's Who in government President's Office
Register to Vote! ASMC