About Cabrillo College
On Campus Housing
Cabrillo College is a public institution in Aptos, California. It has its campus located in the suburbs of Aptos, California. The school makes use of a semester-based academic calendar. The highest degree offered at Cabrillo College is an Associate degree. The college connects all learners to pathways irrespective of where they are from to where they aspire to be both academically, and personally.
They have a student-faculty ratio of 22:1, proving it is easier for the students to approach a faculty member at any time of the day.
Currently, 11,978 students pursue their higher education here which includes 4,220 full-timers and 7,758 part-timers here.
There is a graduation rate of 26%.
College acceptance rate is 100% as the school has an open admission policy.
The college is accreditated by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges(ACCJC).
Online Education at Cabrillo College
Cabrillo offers online courses throughout the year. There are several programs here that could be completed fully online or by choosing the hybrid option, which combines both online and classroom learning methodologies.
Instructors provide a detailed orientation before the online classes start hence making it easier for the students to attend classes
The college has a wide range of courses and programs which are listed in the catalog from which the students could filter the results according to their necessities to find the day or time that works best.
College Webadvisor has the basic degree requirements explained which help the scholars to get a clear-cut understanding of how to enroll in any course.
The Certificate programs and the Associate degrees provided online prove to have the same value as that of the ones that are acquired by attending classes
The college has a diverse set of students studying different programs. It welcomes diversity and prepares the students for all-round development.
Cabrillo offers a wide array of classes in different formats including online, offline and hybrid which suits the educational needs of everyone.
The classes are extremely affordable and the curriculum is easy to understand.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$70,524 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
The college tries to reduce the burden of educational expenses by providing financial aid programs to the students with certain eligibility criteria like citizenship, military background, unstable financial background, and more. They are offered in the form of grants, scholarships, Work-Study program, and student loans.
Students are required to fill the FAFSA form in order to apply for financial aid programs.
Cabrillo College federal school code is 001124.
The grants include Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Cal Grants, Chafee Grant Program, Student Success Completion Grant (SSCG), Fulltime Student Success Grant (FTSSG) and Community College Grant (CCCG).
The loans provided are William D. Ford Direct Loans and other alternate private loans.
Federal Work-Study (FWS) is an employment opportunity the student can opt for.
The scholarships include Cabrillo College General Scholarships, Community & Private Organization Scholarships, Health Career Academy Scholarship, Cabrillo Division/Department Scholarships and more.