Soka University of America: Review & Facts

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Soka University of America is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 440 students enrolled. This college was established in 1987 and is the only college located in Aliso Viejo, California.

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Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
2
Bachelor's degree and master's degree are available at Soka University of America.

SUA follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 2 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
99%
The student retention rate at Soka University of America is excellent at 99% (well above California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students definitely love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Soka University of America is great: 93%.

Student to faculty ratio at Soka University of America is good -- 9:1. Find out more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$28,300
Average tuition costs are very high - about $27,300 a year. The additional fees at Soka University of America beyond tuition are approximately $1,000; which makes it a total of $28,300 a year.

Read the details about Soka University of America 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



Acceptance
Rate
46%
As reported in recent government data, 345 applications were submitted and 158 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to get admitted at this school.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score information at Soka University of America in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C
Soka University of America provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at SUA, 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
Soka University of America offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 500 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing option.

Based on the college crime numbers, Soka University of America seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Soka University of America Location and Maps



Post Address: Soka University of America, 1 University Drive, Aliso Viejo, California 92656-4105, USA
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