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Mt. Hood Community College is a public institution located in Gresham, Oregon. Gresham is a good match for students who enjoy the safety and convenience of the suburbs.

Where Is Mt. Hood Community College?


Contact details for MHCC are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 26000 Se Stark St, Gresham, OR 97030
Phone: 503-491-6422

How Do I Get Into MHCC?

You can apply to MHCC online at:

Mt. Hood Community College has an open admissions policy, so you don't have to worry about getting into the school if you have a high school diploma or its equivalent.

Can I Afford Mt. Hood Community College?

69% Take Out Loans
2.9% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At MHCC, approximately 69% of students took out student loans averaging $2,043 a year. That adds up to $8,172 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at MHCC is 2.9%. 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.

Mt. Hood Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity

1,929 Full-Time Undergraduates
56% Women
36% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 5,893 undergraduate students at MHCC, with 1,929 being full-time and 3,964 being part-time.


Gender Diversity

Of the 1,929 full-time undergraduates at MHCC, 44% are male and 56% are female.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

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

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 130
Black or African American 67
Hispanic or Latino 335
White 1,138
International Students 39
Other Races/Ethnicities 220

Over 31 countries are represented at MHCC. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Vietnam, Saudi Arabia, and Japan.

Online Learning at Mt. Hood Community College

464 Took All Classes Online
2,379 Took At Least One Class Online
-4.0% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2020-2021, 2,379 students took at least one online class at the school.

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


Online Growth Rankings of MHCC

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Mt. Hood Community College was -4.0%. This is the #1,315 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at MHCC 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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