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Reviews 1061 total reviews with an average rating of 3.6

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3 College Freshman

Academic Experience: I have sometimes struggled at American River College, simply because my opinions seem to differ greatly from some of my professors.

4 College Freshman

Academic Experience: American River College has one of the best theater programs in the area. The teacher put their entire hearts into what they do.

4 College Freshman

Campus Resources: It has been very easy for me to stick to my degree program here at American River College. I have mainly used the IGETC and Transferable worksheets they have available in the Counseling Center rather then counseling appointments. However I do recommend counseling appointments if you need them. Just expect to wait a few hours for your appointment if you are a walk in. Also, the Transfer Center is wonderful. The people who work there are very positive.

5 College Freshman

Tuition & Financial Aid: The tuition is very well priced to the quality of education I have obtained. This is for the theater apartment alone.

4 College Freshman

Career Services: I am transfering, and so far my units have transfered seamlessly. I also appreciate some of my theater professors who have really encouraged me to pursue what I want to do. I have mainly done the transfer work on my own by using the IGETC worksheet and student handbook.

5 College Senior

Academic Flexibility: There's a TON of classes to choose from, so there is always a way to work them around your schedule.

5 College Senior

Overall Experience: There's always something going on that makes you chuckle, in the same way you chuckle about a crazy uncle. Endearing and goofy.

5 College Senior

Overall Experience: Everyone on campus is friendly, the school is professional, and the professors are knowledgeable and passionate.

3 College Senior

Overall Experience: The school offers a lot of job opportunities and will help to place you in a job if you go and meet with career services.

3 College Senior

Online Courses: The online courses tend to be FAR more demanding than the in-person classes.

4 College Senior

Student Body: There is a TON of diversity on campus, as to be expected from a community college.

4 College Senior

Tuition & Financial Aid: Great value for the education! American River really tries their hardest to make college affordable for all of those who wish to attend.

4 College Senior

Career Services: The school really tries to work with you in order to ensure you are able to transfer to a university.

4 College Senior

Academic Experience: The workload is about average for what you would expect from college courses, there's nothing over the top.

5 College Senior

Academic Experience: I have not had a bad professor yet. Most teach at the local university, so you know you're getting your money's worth. All of the professors are kind, willing to help, and passionate about what they teach.

4 College Senior

Campus Resources: The library is high tech, has a large computer lab, and an extremely friendly staff. There is always some sort of campus activity happening, be it a club meet, a plant sale, or some sort of festival. There is also a brand new student center that is beautiful. The school is always improving the buildings so that they can be more high-tech.

3 College Junior

Career Services: Since this school doesn't have the major that I am interested in I will have to transfer to another school and get help from there with finding a job. As far as the availability to take prerequisites and general ed classes, I think this school will be very helpful when it comes to transferring.

3 College Junior

Academic Experience: The school doesn't have specifically my major, but I can take the prerequisites for the program that I plan on applying to. My major is Sonography or Ultrasound Tech, but because there is no such a major, I had to chose Nursing.

3 College Junior

Academic Experience: Class registration process is easy, the problems occur when a student has a late enrollment date and doesn't have any choice on what classes to take because most of them are already closed.

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3 College Junior

Campus Resources: The library is very organized and helpful at any time when needed. I enjoy spending my time studying outside on the patio whenever I have time to go there during the day.

4 College Freshman

Career Services: From individuals that I've spoken with in the past about their experiences, they have always described it to be a little exhausting and stressful, but easy to manage.

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3 College Freshman

Campus Resources: I feel there is a lot of room for improvement.

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4 College Junior

Tuition & Financial Aid: I don't really pay tuition because financial aid covers everything, I have the BOG fee waiver and a few grants

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4 College Junior

Career Services: Our career center here has many different events going on throughout the year for students to go to to learn things.

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5 College Junior

Campus Resources: There are many resources on campus for students to use.

1 person found this useful Report
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