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Located in Coos Bay, Oregon, Southwestern Oregon Community College is a public institution. Coos Bay is a great place for students who enjoy small town life.

24 Undergraduate Degrees

Where Is Southwestern Oregon Community College?

Location of Southwestern Oregon Community College

Contact details for SWOCC are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1988 Newmark Ave, Coos Bay, OR 97420-2193
Phone: 541-888-2525

How Do I Get Into SWOCC?

You can apply to SWOCC online at:

Since Southwestern Oregon 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 Southwestern Oregon Community College?

33% Take Out Loans
17.3% 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 SWOCC, approximately 33% of students took out student loans averaging $5,672 a year. That adds up to $22,688 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at SWOCC is 17.3%. 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.

Southwestern Oregon Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity

901 Full-Time Undergraduates
50% Women
29% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 2,053 undergraduate students at SWOCC, with 901 being full-time and 1,152 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  SWOCC

Gender Diversity

Of the 901 full-time undergraduates at SWOCC, 50% are male and 50% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  SWOCC

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

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

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of SWOCC Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 11
Black or African American 25
Hispanic or Latino 125
White 585
International Students 24
Other Races/Ethnicities 131

Over 9 countries are represented at SWOCC. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Japan, Canada, and China.

Online Learning at Southwestern Oregon Community College

274 Took All Classes Online
1,191 Took At Least One Class Online
-3.6% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 1,191 students took at least one online class at the school.

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


Online Growth Rankings of SWOCC

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Southwestern Oregon Community College was -3.6%. This is the #1,682 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at SWOCC 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%.

Southwestern Oregon Community College Nursing Concentrations

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

Major Associate’s TOTAL
Registered Nursing 24 24
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide 0 0
TOTAL 24 24


*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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