San Diego City College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Oustanding
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San Diego City College is a large two-year, public school with 16,800 students enrolled. This college is one of the 32 colleges and schools located in San Diego, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
56
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are available at San Diego City College.

City College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 56 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Industrial Technologies, Psychology, Installation and Repair, and Electrical and Electronics. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
63%
The student retention rate at San Diego City College is relatively low at 63% (way below California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at San Diego City College is very low: 20%. About 20% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at San Diego City College is a bit disappointing: 27:1. Read more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,600
Average tuition pricing is low - about $5,500 per year. The additional fees at San Diego City College (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $100; which totals $5,600 per year.

Read the details about San Diego City College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The college might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to San Diego City College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (619) 388-3400 or check San Diego City College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
D
San Diego City College offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at San Diego City College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At present there is no on-campus housing at San Diego City College.

Based on the college crime information, San Diego City College seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

San Diego City College Location and Maps



Post Address: San Diego City College, 1313 Park Boulevard, San Diego, California 92101-4787, USA
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