N/A

Acceptance Rate

$5,921

Avg.Financial Aid

014435

FAFSA Code

About Cuyamaca College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

2 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

8,824

Website

www.cuyamaca.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

ACCJC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

No

A public university by the name of Cuyamaca College is located in El Cajon, CA. Cuyamaca College occupies a total area of about 165 acres. In 1978, Cuyamaca College was founded. The motto of the Cuyamaca College is Learning For The Future and its official colors are blue, s and white. Across all the courses offered at Cuyamaca College, the enrolment stands at 8,697. The school has an academic staff of 378 who teach various courses to the students. Speaking of gender distribution, there are around 56% of the students who are females and 44% are males at Cuyamaca College. At CC, around 58% of the students are 24 and under. Cuyamaca College has produced several well-known personalities in its 42 years of existence. The employment rate, after six years of graduation, is a good parameter to gauge the employability which in this case is 73%. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure, which helps in developing the personality of its students. At CC, 120 undergraduate and graduate-level programs, including both residential and online, are offered to the students. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by ABA (American Bar Association), and WASC (Western Assn. of Schools and Colleges).

Location & Contact

Address

900 Rancho San Diego Pky

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 6196604000
Fax: 6196604399
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Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

FALSE

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

N/A

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

FALSE

High School GPA

N/A

Accept Common App

FALSE

Admission to the university is fairly easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. Along with the admission form, the students have to deposit a non-refundable fee to complete the application process. To improve one’s chances of securing admission, a person must score high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT. But, at Cuyamaca College, the average SAT or ACT scores of students getting admission is not available. It can be inferred that this is not an important admission criterion. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 900 Rancho San Diego Pky, El Cajon, California 92019. They can also call them at (619) 660-4000.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$4,340

Average Annual Cost

$1,334

Books And Supplies

$1,700

Other Fees

$52

Before applying to CC, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $25,300. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Associate degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

25:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

72%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

42%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

43%

Male Professors

57%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

349 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

108 Graduates

Biological and Physical Sciences

107 Graduates

Environmental Control Technologies/...

61 Graduates

Human Services, General

47 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

40 Graduates

Applied Horticulture and Horticultu...

37 Graduates

Mathematics

36 Graduates

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Tech...

33 Graduates

Legal Support Services

26 Graduates

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs

24 Graduates

Business Operations Support and Ass...

16 Graduates

Computer Systems Networking and Tel...

15 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

14 Graduates

Drafting/Design Engineering Technol...

14 Graduates

History

14 Graduates

Real Estate

10 Graduates

American Sign Language

9 Graduates

Physics

9 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

8 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

8 Graduates

Quality Control and Safety Technolo...

8 Graduates

Biology, General

6 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

6 Graduates

Computer Software and Media Applica...

5 Graduates

Engineering-Related Technologies

5 Graduates

Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Lan...

5 Graduates

Political Science and Government

5 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

4 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

4 Graduates

Chemistry

3 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

2 Graduates

Music

2 Graduates

Engineering, General

1 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

1 Graduates

Philosophy

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

8,824

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

28%

Full-time

25%

Part-time

75%

Students Gender

Male

44%

US National: 44%

Female

56%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

45% White

1% Unknown

6% Black

34% Hispanic

7% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

5% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

2%

Out Of State

95%

In State

3%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$61,735 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The institution does not provide on-campus housing facilities for students.

On Campus Housing Available

No

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution does not provide any meal plan options.

Meal Plan Available

No

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

N/A

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

N/A

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

The college believes in offering quality training to all the students and doesn't appreciate instructive disparities. Students originating from various ethnic foundations like Latin, Caucasian, Black, American Indian, and a lot more are invited to the school. The college has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and 24-hr escort safety rides. The number of female and male students at the college are 44% and 56%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$22,400/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$29,000/year

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

N/A - N/A

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

77%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,921

Students Receiving Federal Grants

59%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,136

Students Receiving State Aid

77%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,028

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

2%

Average Aid Per Year

$471

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$7,964

$30K - $48K

$7,291

$48K - $75K

$4,753

$75K - $110K

$2,726

In case the students at Cuyamaca College face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. Moreover, the average federal grant amount comes to around $5,204. The state aid offered to the students at CC stands at $2,225.

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