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Rio Hondo College

Rio Hondo College is a public JUCO university located in Whittier, California. The tuition to attend is is $1,178 for in state students and is $5,738 for out of state students. The average net cost to attend Rio Hondo College is $4,601 and 0% of students get in. There are roughly 14,709 students that attend Rio Hondo College.

More information on Rio Hondo College can be found by going to their academics page or their admissions page.

You can contact the Men's Wrestling Head Coach Mike Tellez at (562) 463-7436 mtellez@riohondo.edu or by filling out the recruitment questionnaire.


Rio Hondo College is a community college located in the unincorporated community of Rose Hills, California, also known as North Whittier. The college is near the cities of Whittier, Pico Rivera, and Industry. The college is named after the Rio Hondo. Founded in 1960, it mainly serves the cities of Whittier, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, El Monte, and South El Monte. Rio Hondo College offers 23 associate degrees for transfer that guarantee transfer to California State Universities, 50 associate degrees and 60 certificates. Rio Hondo offers on-campus, online, and off-campus courses to all of its students. It is accredited by Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. Aside from its academic programs, the college is also home to Rio Hondo Fire Academy and Rio Hondo Police Academy. The college has been recognized for its service to Hispanic students. It is one of the top community colleges in the state at transferring underrepresented minorities to University of California campuses.