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MiraCosta College is a public institution situated in Oceanside, California. Oceanside is considered a suburb and offers tranquility and safety near the excitement of a city center.

Where Is MiraCosta College?


Contact details for MiraCosta College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: One Barnard Drive, Oceanside, CA 92056-3899
Phone: 760-757-2121

How Do I Get Into MiraCosta College?

You can apply to MiraCosta College online at:

Since MiraCosta College has an open admissions policy, you should not have any trouble getting into the school as long as you have a high school diploma or the equivalent.

Can I Afford MiraCosta College?

1% Take Out Loans
4.9% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At MiraCosta College, approximately 1% of students took out student loans averaging $6,068 a year. That adds up to $24,272 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at MiraCosta College is 4.9%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

MiraCosta College Undergraduate Student Diversity

3,933 Full-Time Undergraduates
57% Women
58% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 11,125 undergraduate students at MiraCosta College, with 3,933 being full-time and 7,192 being part-time.


Gender Diversity

Of the 3,933 full-time undergraduates at MiraCosta College, 43% are male and 57% are female.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of MiraCosta College students is as follows.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 249
Black or African American 149
Hispanic or Latino 1,531
White 1,469
International Students 61
Other Races/Ethnicities 474

Over 45 countries are represented at MiraCosta College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, Japan, and South Korea.

Online Learning at MiraCosta College

9,772 Took All Classes Online
10,799 Took At Least One Class Online
81.7% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2020-2021, 10,799 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at MiraCosta College has changed over the last few years.


Online Growth Rankings of MiraCosta College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at MiraCosta College was 81.7%. This is the #351 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at MiraCosta College regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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