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Get the facts about Canada College. Learn how it ranks, what majors it offers, how diverse it is, and much more. All you need to do to learn more about a stat is click on its tile, and you’ll be taken to another page that analyzes that data more closely. Also, you can use the links below to scroll to any section of this page.

How Well Is Canada College Ranked?

Quality Badge

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.

Canada College was awarded 88 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is psychology.

Overall Quality

According to College Factual's 2022 analysis, Canada College is ranked #180 out of 2,576 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality. This puts it in the top 10% of all schools in the nation.

Canada College also holds the #35 spot on the Best Colleges in California ranking.

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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

The student to faculty ratio is often used as a measure to gauge how much access students will have to their professors - the lower the number, the better. At Canada College, this rate is 22 to 1, which is high when compared to the national average of 15 to 1.

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 40%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  40 out of 100

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 63%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  63 out of 100

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Canada College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 5,231 undergraduates at Canada College with 592 being full-time and 4,639 being part-time.

How Much Does Canada College Cost?

The overall average net price of Canada College is $1,697. 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.

The student loan default rate at Canada College is 3.9%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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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.


See which majors at Canada College make the most money.

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

Canada College Majors

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

This is a decrease from the 2,170 students who took online classes the previous year.

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Notes and References


*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.


More about our data sources and methodologies.

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