Westwood College Los Angeles: Review & Facts

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Westwood College Los Angeles is a small four-year, private for-profit school with 2,775 students enrolled. This college is one of the 52 colleges and schools located in Los Angeles, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
30
At Westwood College Los Angeles you can obtain your 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Westwood College Los Angeles deploys a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 30 majors. The most popular concentrations are Computer Science, Graphic Design and Animation, Criminal Justice, Management, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.
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 usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
46%
Westwood College Los Angeles student retention rate is very low at 46% (way below California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Westwood College Los Angeles is very low: 21%.

Student to faculty ratio at Westwood College Los Angeles is decent, 17:1. Read more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$15,000
Average tuition cost is slightly high - around $14,700 a year. The additional fees at Westwood College Los Angeles (not included in tuition costs) are around $300; this totals $15,000 per year.

Read the details about Westwood College Los Angeles 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
57%
As reported in recent data, 952 applications were submitted and 544 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

The school might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Westwood College Los Angeles is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Westwood College Los Angeles and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (213) 739-9999 or check Westwood College Los Angeles Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Westwood College Los Angeles provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Westwood College Los Angeles, 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 Westwood College Los Angeles.

Based on the college crime information, Westwood College Los Angeles seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Westwood College Los Angeles Location and Maps



Post Address: Westwood College Los Angeles, 3250 Wilshire Blvd Ste 400, Los Angeles, California 90010, USA
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