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Canada College Data & Information Overview

Want the scoop on Canada College? We've put together a comprehensive report on the school that covers what majors Canada College offers, how the school ranks, how diverse it is, and much more. If you're interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is Canada College Ranked?

2021 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.

Canada College was awarded 9 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

Canada College was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Canada College?

Acceptance Rate

Canada College has an open admissions policy, so you should not have much trouble being accepted by the school. Still, it is important to fill out the application completely and submit any requested materials, which may include proof that you have a high school diploma or the equivalent.

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Canada College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

At Canada College, the student to faculty ratio is 26 to 1. Compared to the national average of 15 to 1, this is somewhat high. This could mean that class sizes may be larger than they are at other colleges or universities or that professors may be required to teach more classes.

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 Canada College is 41%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  41 out of 100
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Retention and Graduation Rates at Canada College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at Canada College is 66%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  66 out of 100
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Average Overall Diversity at Canada College

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 5,799 undergraduates at Canada College with 1,000 being full-time and 4,799 being part-time.

Canada College Diversity Score

For each college and university, College Factual calculates an overall diversity score that takes four factors into account: gender, ethnicity, age, and home location of the student. Then, the schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest.

Canada College scored 46.03 out of 100 for overall diversity. This is about average when compared to other colleges and universities in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  46.03 out of 100
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How Much Does Canada College Cost?

The overall average net price of Canada College is $2,774. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

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 Canada College, 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 Canada College, approximately 0% of students took out student loans averaging $3,464 a year. That adds up to $13,856 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Canada College is 24.5%. 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.

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How Much Money Do Canada College Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Canada College make about $31,500 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is about 21% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.

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Location of Canada College

Located in Redwood City, California, Canada College is a public institution. Redwood City is considered a suburb and offers tranquility and safety near the excitement of a city center.

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Contact details for Canada College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 4200 Farm Hill Blvd., Redwood City, CA 94061-1099
Phone: 650-306-3100
Website: canadacollege.edu

Canada College Majors

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

Online Learning at Canada College

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 2017-2018, 1,949 students took at least one online class at Canada College. This is an increase from the 1,852 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 1,949 1,130
2016-2017 1,852 1,046
2015-2016 1,726 948
2014-2015 1,061 478
2013-2014 963 419

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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.

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