Lassen Community College

Lassen Community College

Lassen Community College, also known as LCC, was established in 1925, and is located in Susanville, California. The campus of the college consists of more than 35 buildings, spread across an area of 165 acres. LCC offers a number of associate's degrees in a number of subjects including arts, justice, business, and child development among others. In addition, various certification courses are also available. Distance education courses are also offered through online courses, interactive T.V and correspondence courses.

LCC's athletics department fields a number of men's and women's sports teams. They are members of Golden Valley and Bay Valley Conference. They are nicknamed as the Cougars. The sports teams participate in sports including basketball, soccer, baseball, softball, and volleyball.

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Contacting Lassen Community College

Lassen Community College
Hwy 139
Susanville , CA 96130
General Phone: (530) 257-6181

Lassen Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts57liberal arts and sciences
Nursing and Emergency Medicine46licensed practical nurse
Security and Law Enforcement31corrections, criminal justice and police, security and loss prevention, fire-fighting
Family and Social Work18child development, human services
Engineering Technician17engineering technician
Therapy and Counseling10substance abuse counseling
Agricultural Science and Management5agriculture
Business and Management5business management, accounting
Mechanics and Repair2automobile mechanics
Art Studies1art studies
Animal Science and Care1animal husbandry, equestrian studies
Real Estate and Construction Management0real estate
Office and Administration0administrative assistant
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy0health and physical education
Landscaping and Horticulture0applied horticulture
Beauty and Cosmetology0cosmetology
Science0biology, physical sciences
Production Trades0welding
Design0graphic design

Number of programs and degrees for Lassen Community College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years608
Associate's degree11521
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years021
Award of less than 1 academic year205

Lassen Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Lassen Community College had a total enrollment of 1,829 students (1,099 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 71%
Black 5%
Hispanic 11%
Asian 4%
American Indian 4%
Unknown 5%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 6%
18-19 17%
20-21 8%
22-24 7%
25-29 11%
30-34 10%
35-39 8%
40-49 15%
50-64 14%
65+ 5%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

State unknown16%

Lassen Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 42 %
Part-Time 26 %

Lassen Community College Room and Board (2007)

Lassen Community College offers campus housing for 125 of its 1,099 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Susanville, California for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other California Colleges).

The school offers students a meal plan with 14 meals per week.

Lassen Community College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 560
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 5,124
Room and board $ 6,960
Room charge $ 2,700
Board (meal plan) charge $ 2,520
Books and supplies $ 1,566
Other expenses $ 2,970

Financial Aid:
Lassen Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 121700)

Lassen Community College Faculty

Lassen Community College has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track23
Non-tenured and not on tenure track21

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year2*10$73,410
All faculty totalcalendar year2*10$73,410

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructoracademic year19$64,32310$74,447
All faculty totalacademic year19$64,32310$74,447

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Lassen Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Agricultural Science And Management
Agriculture, General

Animal Science And Care
Animal/Livestock Husbandry and Production
Equestrian/Equine Studies

Art Studies
Art/Art Studies, General

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General

Graphic Design

Engineering Technician
Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other

Family And Social Work
Child Development
Human Services, General

Landscaping And Horticulture
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Mathematics, General

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician


Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Health and Physical Education, General

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Production Trades
Welding Technology/Welder

Real Estate And Construction Management
Real Estate

Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Physical Sciences

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Fire Science/Fire-fighting
Security and Loss Prevention Services

Therapy And Counseling
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling

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checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Offers a board (meal) plan
checked Tenure system for quality teaching

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