Cerritos College in Norwalk
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Average Annual Cost
Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).
The Cerritos College is a public and non-academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and pay in-state tuition and receive Title IV aid.
By Family Income
Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Cerritos College students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.
|Family Income||Average cost|
|$0 - $30,000||$9,187|
|$30,001 - $48,000||$9,573|
|$48,001 - $75,000||$10,187|
|$75,001 - $110,000||--|
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Percent of students with financial aid
Types of financial aids
16330 of Cerritos College undergraduates were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 75 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Cerritos College number 44 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in California.
Students at Cerritos College awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.
Salary After Attending
According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Living & meal
Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus
Institution provide on-campus housing
Institution provides board or meal plan
Veteran Services Available
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges
Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities
Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
Special learning opportunities
Here are the learning opportunities available in Cerritos College.
Study abroad - programs and arrangements offering students a possibility to complete part of the college program studying in another country.
Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Cerritos College graduation rate is below the national average.
19% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Cerritos College completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.
The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.
Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes a huge number of students. This indicator doesn’t take into account students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading picture. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare institutions.
The student-to-faculty ratio at Cerritos College is 28:1, that means that for every 28 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.
Percent of international students
Students enrollment in distance education
In Cerritos College the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.
Distance education location breakdown
Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Cerritos College and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in California.
The percentage of crimes on Main Campus
The campus located by 11110 Alondra Blvd address in Norwalk, California.
Main Campus in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of Cerritos College with 0.16% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Main Campus are motor vehicle theft, burglary, and robbery.
Number of degree programs offered
This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 223 universities in Los Angeles county, with one of the highest number of Associate's degree.
Total credit/contact hours
Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the California state average data to help you compare.
Cerritos College provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.
In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 13999 students with 419977 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.
TOP 5 Popular Majors
The most popular majors counted as percentage breakdown of degrees awarded in every single discipline in Cerritos College
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Student Reviews and Ratings for Cerritos College
I think its time for another college. This semester I have two teachers who make it almost impossible for me to learn.Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
Financial aid office is horrible. For some reason, they claim that I had defaulted on student loans when in fact they were all discharged since I am a disabled vet. I had cleared this up on Aug 17th. The person had logged on and saw proof that my loans were all discharged. Now I logged in to my student account and the same student loan default came back on there. I had several misfortunes of dealing with these incompetent California community colleges that I may decide not to pursue a degree.Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
When I was there for my second semester, I went to an English class with Professor Olague. He took attendance. I was one of the students who wasn't mentioned because if one student didn't show up, I'd take that student's place. I told him that I was in the waiting list. He looked over the waiting list and said that I wasn't in the waiting list. I kindly told him that I was and offered him to show my paper that I was. He got angry at me and yelled at me to leave. Totally unprofessional.Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
This school has an awful system, they don't even give any help to new students. No student adviser is available unless YOU'RE A TRANSFER! I AM A UNIVERSITY STUDENT AND THIS SCHOOL IS SIMPLY VERY VERY BAD WOULD NEVER SUGGEST THIS SCHOOL TO ANY PERSON. I WAS THINKING OF TAKING CLASSES IN THIS SCHOOL BUT I WILL NOT NO LONGER! PEOPLE USE YOUR TIME WISELY DON"T EVEN BOTHER WITH THIS SCHOOL!***** DOES NOT DESERVE ANY STARS, ONLY A -0.0 STAR****Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
Had the time of my life at Cerritos College back in the day, before massage therapy was considered a course at any junior college I believe, Enjoy it while you can, time really does fly, I wish it would fly me back there for a moment in time, but as we all know, not possible!! Beside attending classes there at Cerritos Jr. College prepares ones self for a bright future instead and not to be stuck in your past....GO FALCONS, Gimme a C, gimme a E, gimme an R, gimme another R, gimme itos oh yeah!Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
Location & Website
Address: 11110 Alondra Blvd
Religious affiliation: Not applicable
Calendar system: Semester
General Phone Number: +5628602451
Institution is active in current year: 1
Institution's internet website address: cerritos.edu
Financial aid office: Go to the page
Admissions office: Go to the page
Online application: Go to the page
Net price calculator: Go to the page
Veterans and Military Service members tuition policies: Go to the page
Student-Right-to-Know student athlete graduation rate: Go to the page
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