Best Colleges For Non-Traditional Students
- Los Angeles, Long Beach, Anaheim (CA) -

Adults returning to college and other "non-traditional" students comprise the majority of all degree-seekers in the USA. College Factual’s Los Angeles, Long Beach, Anaheim (CA) Ranking of the Best Colleges For Non-Traditional Students was designed to specifically address the unique concerns of students who fall outside the "norm" of first-time, full-time degree seekers under the age of 24.

Best Colleges For Non-Traditional Students - Los Angeles, Long Beach, Anaheim (CA) -

Trident University International tops our Los Angeles, Long Beach, Anaheim (CA) list of the Best Colleges For Non-Traditional Students. Trident University International charges tuition and fees of $9,240. The college has an acceptance rate of 100.0%. The average salary for recent graduates is $65,000.

The total ranking includes 27 colleges. Within the complete list tuition and fees ranges from $9,240 to $54,259 (in-state from $6,730 to $54,259). Acceptance rates range from 16.6% to 100.0%, estimated average 2016 SAT scores range from 1,000 to 1,440 and average salaries of graduates range from $65,000 to $88,000.

RankUniversity/CollegeLocationTuition & Fees
1Trident University InternationalCypress, California$9,240
2University of Southern CaliforniaLos Angeles, California$54,259
3University of California - Los AngelesLos Angeles, California$13,261 / $41,275
4California State University - FullertonFullerton, California$6,850 / $18,730
5University of California - IrvineIrvine, California$13,738 / $41,752
6California State Polytechnic University - PomonaPomona, California$7,339 / $19,219
7The Master's College and SeminarySanta Clarita, California$33,020
8Mount Saint Mary's UniversityLos Angeles, California$39,608
9Loyola Marymount UniversityLos Angeles, California$46,136
10California State University - Long BeachLong Beach, California$6,730 / $18,610
View the Full List of 27

Best Colleges For Non-Traditional Students Methodology Overview

A non-traditional student could be a working adult going back to school, a parent, or another student who needs to take part-time classes due to other responsibilities. Our rankings for non-traditional students were developed based on the premise that these students are looking for flexible learning options, as well as high-quality outcomes for graduates. Thus our rankings emphasize colleges that offer the ability to take online courses and other factors that are important to older students. Within the mix, you’ll find traditional schools that offer online programs, as well as accredited online colleges that provide the best outcomes for students. Read our full Best Colleges For Non-Traditional Students Methodology for more information.

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