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About LMC

Los Medanos College is a public school in an suburban setting in Pittsburg, California. LMC was founded in 1974 and enrolls 7,152 undergrads and no graduate students.

For each full-time student, LMC spends about $1,873.

2021 LMC Admissions Facts At-a Glance
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2022 LMC Regular Decision Application Deadline

LMC Early Admission

Los Medanos College does not offer early decision or early action.

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2021 Acceptance Rate for Los Medanos College

It is not competitive to get into LMC. LMC admitted 0% of all applicants in 2021.

LMC Waitlist 2021

LMC reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.

How Do I Get Into Los Medanos College?

LMC is considered not competitive to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to LMC, applicants must submit the following items.

LMC Application Requirements

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LMC Average GPA and Test Scores

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to LMC.

Is LMC Test Optional?

LMC does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

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Dorms at LMCLMC does not offer on-campus housing for students. Students must commote from at home or find their own housing.

LMC students are active in the school's Alpha Gamma Sigma, Christian Fellowship Club and Student Nurses Association.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at LMC.

Financial Aid at LMC

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can.. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Is LMC a Good School?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are.

Retention, graduation rates, and job placement statistics can help you understand how satisfied students are with their school experience, and how effectively an institution prepares students for careers.

Retention and Graduation Rates at LMC

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes and Debt for LMC Grads

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Based on this information, how does LMC sound? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So ask yourself: Is LMC a good school for you?

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Where is LMC?

LMC is located in the suburban setting of Pittsburg, California, less than an hour from San Francisco.

If you want to see LMC for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Highway 4 to Pittsburg, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Oakland International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what LMC and Pittsburg are like without leaving home.

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College Info

2700 East Leland Road Pittsburg, CA 94565-5197

Campus Setting: Suburban

LMC Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 9

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to LMC is Aug 9.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to LMC is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs


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