UEI College-Gardena in Gardena

Gardena, CA

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UEI College-Gardena offers 29-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 30:1. 2 high safety сampuses. 44.9% are women, and 55.1% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at UEI College-Gardena is 19672$, that is above national average. 71% of full-time UEI College-Gardena students completed their education program in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is above national average.

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 UEI College-Gardena 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, UEI College-Gardena students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$19,268
$30,001 - $48,000$20,228
$48,001 - $75,000$21,041
$75,001 - $110,000$23,817

Student charges

Historical tuition and fees

Student charges by the largest programs

The estimated cost of the Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician (the 2d largest program, lasting 9 months) is $14,625 per year and $175,500 in total. Dental Assisting/Assistant is the third largest program at UEI College-Gardena, and it takes a full-time student 9 months to complete. This one will cost $14,625 per year and $175,500 for the full completion. The 4th largest with 9 months length Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder will cost you $14,625 per year, $175,500 for the complete course.


Percent of students with financial aid


Types of financial aids


1167 of UEI College-Gardena undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 82 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes UEI College-Gardena number 232 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in California.

Students at UEI College-Gardena awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.

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

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 UEI College-Gardena.

Weekend/evening college

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

Graduation Rate


UEI College-Gardena graduation rate is above the national average.

71% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to UEI College-Gardena 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 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 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 educational institutions.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at UEI College-Gardena is 30:1, that means that for every 30 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



Number of international students


Race/ethnicity breakdown


Students enrollment in distance education


In UEI College-Gardena 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 UEI College-Gardena 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 AAI dba UEI College

The campus located by 661 W. Redondo Beach Blvd. address in Gardena, California.


AAI dba UEI College 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 the middle size campus of UEI College-Gardena with 0.07% of maximum crimes a year. The only type of crimes detected on AAI dba UEI College is arson.

The percentage of crimes on UEI College

The campus located by 1860 University Ave address in Riverside, California.


UEI College 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 the middle size campus of UEI College-Gardena with 0.2% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on UEI College are forcible sex offense, burglary, and motor vehicle theft.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

UEI College-Gardena offers 29 programs in total: 29 are for 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 223 universities in Los Angeles county. UEI College-Gardena is one of the few institutions in Los Angeles that offers a 1-year, but less than-2-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.


UEI College-Gardena provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 1134 students with 34008 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Location & Website

Address: 661 West Redondo Beach Boulevard


Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Continuous

General Phone Number: +4242463000

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: uei.edu

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