CET-Sobrato in San Jose

San Jose, CA

CET-Sobrato offers 27-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 20:1. 1 high safety campus. 51.9% are women, and 48.1% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at CET-Sobrato is 10776$, that is at the level of national average. 85% of full-time CET-Sobrato students completed their education program in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is above national average. Average salary after attending is $21,700, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

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 CET-Sobrato is a private and 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 receive Title IV aid. The total cost of attendance depends on whether undergraduates live on campus, off campus (not with family), or off campus (with family).


By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, CET-Sobrato students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$10,080
$30,001 - $48,000$10,908
$48,001 - $75,000$14,797
$75,001 - $110,000--

Student charges

Historical tuition and fees

Student charges by the largest programs

The estimated cost of the Electrician (the 2d largest program, lasting 8 months) is $8,917 per year and $107,000 in total. Building Construction Technology is the third largest program at CET-Sobrato, and it takes a full-time student 8 months to complete. This one will cost $7,303 per year and $87,632 for the full completion. The 4th largest with 7 months length Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician will cost you $6,546 per year, $78,547 for the complete course.


Percent of students with financial aid


Types of financial aids


251 of CET-Sobrato undergraduates were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 42 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes CET-Sobrato number 327 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in California.

Students at CET-Sobrato 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

Students services


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

Disability services


Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Does not offer distance education opportunities

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Graduation Rate


CET-Sobrato graduation rate is above the national average.

85% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to CET-Sobrato 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 index doesn’t consider 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 perception. 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.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at CET-Sobrato is 20:1, that means that for every 20 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.

Student-to-faculty ratio



Race/ethnicity breakdown


Students enrollment in distance education


In CET-Sobrato 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 CET-Sobrato and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in not reported location.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on CET-San Jose Main Campus

The campus located by 701 Vine St address in San Jose, California.


CET-San Jose 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 CET-Sobrato with 1.53% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on CET-San Jose Main Campus are robbery, burglary, and motor vehicle theft.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

CET-Sobrato offers 27 programs in total: 15 are for 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs and 12 are less than 1-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 28 universities in Santa Clara county. CET-Sobrato is one of the few institutions in Santa Clara that offers a less than 1-year certificate program.


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.


CET-Sobrato provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 354 students with 319042 сontact hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Location & Website

Address: 701 Vine St


Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Continuous

General Phone Number: +4082877924

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: cetweb.org

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