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Chemeketa Community College is a public institution situated in Salem, Oregon. The suburban atmosphere of Salem makes it a great place for students who want the amenities of city life without actually living in the middle of a constant hustle and bustle.

74 Undergraduate Degrees

Where Is Chemeketa Community College?

Location of Chemeketa Community College

Contact details for Chemeketa Community College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 4000 Lancaster Dr Ne, Salem, OR 97305
Phone: 503-399-5000

How Do I Get Into Chemeketa Community College?

You can apply to Chemeketa Community College online at:

Since Chemeketa Community 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 Chemeketa Community College?

22% Take Out Loans
18.2% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Chemeketa Community College, approximately 22% of students took out student loans averaging $4,696 a year. That adds up to $18,784 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Chemeketa Community College is 18.2%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

Chemeketa Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity

4,301 Full-Time Undergraduates
56% Women
40% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 9,347 undergraduate students at Chemeketa Community College, with 4,301 being full-time and 5,046 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  Chemeketa Community College

Gender Diversity

Of the 4,301 full-time undergraduates at Chemeketa Community College, 44% are male and 56% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Chemeketa Community College

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

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

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Chemeketa Community College Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 67
Black or African American 34
Hispanic or Latino 1,408
White 1,389
International Students 31
Other Races/Ethnicities 1,372

Over 34 countries are represented at Chemeketa Community College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Japan, China, and Saudi Arabia.

Online Learning at Chemeketa Community College

1,904 Took All Classes Online
3,630 Took At Least One Class Online
-1.2% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 3,630 students took at least one online class at the school.

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


Online Growth Rankings of Chemeketa Community College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Chemeketa Community College was -1.2%. This is the #1,586 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Chemeketa Community 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%.

Chemeketa Community College Nursing Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate TOTAL
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training 0 42 42
Registered Nursing 32 0 32
TOTAL 32 42 74


*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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