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College of the Siskiyous Data & Information Overview

This overview covers the essential stats on College of the Siskiyous, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more. Want to dig deeper into a particular stat? Just click on its tile and you’ll be taked to a more in-depth page on the figure. In addition, you can use the links below to quickly jump to any section on this page.

How Well Is College of the Siskiyous Ranked?

2022 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

College of the Siskiyous was awarded 50 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is practical nursing and nursing assistants.

Overall Quality

College of the Siskiyous landed the #2,104 spot in College Factual's 2022 ranking of best overall colleges in the United States. The higher ed experts analyzed 2,576 colleges and universities across the nation to determine this ranking.

Out of the 203 colleges in California, College of the Siskiyous is ranked at #185.

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Is It Hard to Get Into College of the Siskiyous?

Acceptance Rate

Returning adults and other non-traditional students may appreciate the fact that College of the Siskiyous has an open admissions policy. This means that you'll only have to submit basic materials, which may include proof that you completed high school or an equivalent program.

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College of the Siskiyous Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at College of the Siskiyous is about average at 13 to 1. This ratio is often used to gauge how many students might be in an average class and how much time professors will have to spend with their students on an individual level. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at College of the Siskiyous is 27%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  27 out of 100
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Retention and Graduation Rates at College of the Siskiyous

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At College of the Siskiyous this rate is 55%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  55 out of 100
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College of the Siskiyous Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,276 undergraduates at College of the Siskiyous with 521 being full-time and 755 being part-time.

How Much Does College of the Siskiyous Cost?

The overall average net price of College of the Siskiyous is $8,061. 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 College of the Siskiyous

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$6,981 $7,945 $10,907 $15,377 $15,377

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 College of the Siskiyous, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At College of the Siskiyous, approximately 19% of students took out student loans averaging $5,663 a year. That adds up to $22,652 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at College of the Siskiyous is 20.7%. 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 College of the Siskiyous Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from College of the Siskiyous make about $25,900 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is about 35% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.

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Location of College of the Siskiyous

Located in Weed, California, College of the Siskiyous is a public institution. Weed is a great place for students who enjoy small town life.

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Contact details for College of the Siskiyous are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 800 College Ave, Weed, CA 96094-2899
Phone: 530-938-5555
Website: www.siskiyous.edu/

College of the Siskiyous Majors

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

Online Learning at College of the Siskiyous

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2019-2020, 1,029 students took at least one online class at College of the Siskiyous. This is a decrease from the 1,070 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 1,029 652
2018-2019 1,070 403
2017-2018 1,031 367
2016-2017 980 353
2015-2016 983 348

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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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