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SAE Expression College

SAE Expression College Data & Information Overview

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

2022 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.

SAE Expression College was awarded 29 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is recording arts technology/technician.

Overall Quality

SAE Expression College 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 SAE Expression College?

Acceptance Rate

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

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SAE Expression College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at SAE Expression College is about average at 15 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

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 SAE Expression College is 33%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  33 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at SAE Expression College

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 SAE Expression College this rate is 57%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  57 out of 100

Graduation Rate

Students are considered to have graduated on time if they finish their studies within four years. At SAE Expression College the on-time graduation rate of first-time, full-time students is 58%. That is great when compared to the national average of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  58 out of 100

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SAE Expression College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 182 full-time undergraduates at SAE Expression College.

How Much Does SAE Expression College Cost?

The overall average net price of SAE Expression College is $31,931. 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 SAE Expression College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At SAE Expression College, approximately 84% of students took out student loans averaging $11,945 a year. That adds up to $47,780 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at SAE Expression College is 15.7%. 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 SAE Expression College Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from SAE Expression College with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $48,400 in their early years. This is good news for future SAE Expression College graduates since it is 22% more than the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year.


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Location of SAE Expression College

SAE Expression College is a private for-profit institution situated in Emeryville, California. The suburban atmosphere of Emeryville makes it a great place for students who want the amenities of city life without actually living in the middle of a constant hustle and bustle.

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Contact details for SAE Expression College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 6601 Shellmond St, Emeryville, CA 94608
Phone: 510-654-2934

SAE Expression College Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 6 majors graduated from SAE Expression College. Of these students, 83 received undergraduate degrees and 26 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Graphic Communications 16 $33,993
Audiovisual Communications 10 $30,554
Design & Applied Arts 8 $23,803
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 5 $26,933
Computer Software & Applications 3 $55,964
Arts & Media Management 0 NA

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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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