California College San Diego

California College San Diego Data & Information Overview

Get the facts about California College San Diego. Learn how it ranks, what majors it offers, how diverse it is, and much more. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you'll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is California College San Diego Ranked?

2022 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

California College San Diego was awarded 31 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is medical/clinical assistant.

Overall Quality

California College San Diego was not ranked in College Factual's 2022 Best Overall Colleges report. This could be for a number of reasons, including lack of data.

Is It Hard to Get Into California College San Diego?

Acceptance Rate

As long as you meet basic requirements, you should not have any trouble getting into California College San Diego since the school has an open admissions policy. Still, be sure to submit any requested materials and that your application is completed in full.

Learn more about California College San Diego admissions.

California College San Diego Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

With a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1, California College San Diego is about average in this regard as the nationwide rate is 15 to 1. While this does not translate directly to class size, it's a good indicator of how much time professors will have to spend with their students on a one-on-one basis.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at California College San Diego is 21%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

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Retention and Graduation Rates at California College San Diego

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 79% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like California College San Diego enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  79 out of 100
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Graduation Rate

When we say that a student has graduated on time, we mean that they have finished their bachelor's degree within four years. The on-time graduation rate at California College San Diego is 21%. That's lower than the national rate of 33.3%

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California College San Diego Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 536 full-time undergraduates at California College San Diego.

How Much Does California College San Diego Cost?

The overall average net price of California College San Diego is $27,258. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for California College San Diego

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$26,567 $28,433 $28,479 $28,568 $31,399

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of California College San Diego, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

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 California College San Diego, approximately 74% of students took out student loans averaging $11,527 a year. That adds up to $46,108 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at California College San Diego is 12.1%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do California College San Diego Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from California College San Diego with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $39,800 in their early years. This is in the same neighborhood of the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, certain majors may produce higher-paying graduates.

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See which majors at California College San Diego make the most money.

Location of California College San Diego

Located in San Diego, California, California College San Diego is a private not-for-profit institution. The surrounding area of the school is a good match for students who enjoy city life.

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Contact details for California College San Diego are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 6602 Convoy Court Ste 100, San Diego, CA 92111
Phone: 619-680-4430
Website: www.cc-sd.edu/

California College San Diego Majors

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Computer Science 36 $39,700
Business Administration & Management 23 $29,400
Allied Health Professions 2 NA
Computer Programming 0 NA
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 0 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at California College San Diego along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at California College San Diego

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2018-2019, 536 students took at least one online class at California College San Diego. This is a decrease from the 761 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2018-2019 536 0
2017-2018 761 0
2016-2017 875 0
2015-2016 0 0
2013-2014 0 0

Learn more about online learning at California College San Diego.

Notes and References

Footnotes

*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.

References

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