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Cypress College Data & Information Overview

Find out more about how Cypress College ranks, how diverse it is, what majors it offers, and other essential facts below. 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 Cypress College Ranked?

2021 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Cypress College was awarded 7 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

Cypress 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 Cypress College?

Acceptance Rate

Returning adults and other non-traditional students may appreciate the fact that Cypress College 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.

Learn more about Cypress College admissions.

Cypress 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 Cypress College, this rate is 24 to 1, which is high when compared to the national average of 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Cypress College is 39%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  39 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Cypress College

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Good Overall Diversity at Cypress College

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 15,679 undergraduates at Cypress College with 5,568 being full-time and 10,111 being part-time.

Cypress 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.

The overall diversity score for Cypress College is 61.26 out of 100, meaning that is is more diverse than most schools in the country.

Overall Diversity Score  61.26 out of 100
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How Much Does Cypress College Cost?

The overall average net price of Cypress College is $4,745. 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 Cypress College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$4,202 $4,819 $7,151 $7,784 $11,828

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 Cypress College, 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 Cypress College, approximately 3% of students took out student loans averaging $2,533 a year. That adds up to $10,132 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Cypress College is 11.2%. 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 Cypress College Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Cypress College make about $35,600 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is about 11% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


See which majors at Cypress College make the most money.

Location of Cypress College

Cypress College is a public institution located in Cypress, California. Cypress College is located in a safe and convenient suburb.

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Location of Cypress College

Contact details for Cypress College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 9200 Valley View, Cypress, CA 90630-5897
Phone: 714-484-7000

Cypress College Majors

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Funeral & Mortuary Science 9 NA
General Biology 0 NA
Business Administration & Management 0 NA
Business Support & Assistant Services 0 NA
Entrepreneurial Studies 0 NA
General Business/Commerce 0 NA
Hospitality Management 0 NA
General Sales & Marketing 0 NA
Specialized Sales, Merchandising & Marketing 0 NA
Communication & Media Studies 0 NA

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

Online Learning at Cypress College

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 2017-2018, 3,999 students took at least one online class at Cypress College. This is a decrease from the 4,796 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 3,999 1,155
2016-2017 4,796 1,535
2015-2016 4,362 1,396
2014-2015 4,130 1,241
2013-2014 2,804 738

Learn more about online learning at Cypress College.

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.


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