InterCoast Colleges-Carson in Carson

Carson, CA

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InterCoast Colleges-Carson offers 14-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 15:1. 1 high safety campus. 41.7% are women, and 58.3% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at InterCoast Colleges-Carson is 26871$, that is above national average. 81% of full-time InterCoast Colleges-Carson students completed their education program in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is above national average. Average salary after attending is $22,900, 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 InterCoast Colleges-Carson 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, InterCoast Colleges-Carson students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$25,373
$30,001 - $48,000$28,573
$48,001 - $75,000$29,323
$75,001 - $110,000--

Student charges

Historical tuition and fees

Student charges by the largest programs

The estimated cost of the Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling (the 2d largest program, lasting 8 months) is $12,930 per year and $155,160 in total. Medical/Clinical Assistant is the third largest program at InterCoast Colleges-Carson, and it takes a full-time student 7 months to complete. This one will cost $9,993 per year and $119,910 for the full completion. The 4th largest with 8 months length Physical Fitness Technician will cost you $11,020 per year, $132,240 for the complete course.


Percent of students with financial aid


Types of financial aids


114 of InterCoast Colleges-Carson undergraduates were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 90 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes InterCoast Colleges-Carson number 536 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in California.

Students at InterCoast Colleges-Carson 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

Yellow Ribbon Program

Credit for military training

Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families

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.

Special learning opportunities

Here are the learning opportunities available in InterCoast Colleges-Carson.

Weekend/evening college

Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.

Graduation Rate


InterCoast Colleges-Carson graduation rate is above the national average.

81% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to InterCoast Colleges-Carson 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 an extensive 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 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 educational institutions.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at InterCoast Colleges-Carson is 15:1, that means that for every 15 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 InterCoast Colleges-Carson 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 InterCoast Colleges-Carson 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 Intercoast Colleges

The campus located by One Civic Plaza-Ste 110 address in Carson, California.


Intercoast Colleges 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 InterCoast Colleges-Carson with 2.4% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Intercoast Colleges are robbery, burglary, and motor vehicle theft.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

InterCoast Colleges-Carson offers 14 programs in total: 11 are for 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs and 3 are less than 1-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 223 universities in Los Angeles county. InterCoast Colleges-Carson is one of the few institutions in Los Angeles 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.


InterCoast Colleges-Carson provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 126 students with 3780 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Location & Website

Address: One Civic Plaza-Ste 110


Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Continuous

General Phone Number: +3108478400

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