University of Antelope Valley: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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University of Antelope Valley is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 490 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1988 and is one of the 6 colleges located in Lancaster, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
19
Fair
University of Antelope Valley will give you the opportunity to receive a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

University of Antelope Valley follows a continuous curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 19 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Culinary, Nursing, Criminal Justice, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
62%
Bad
It is worthwhile 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. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at University of Antelope Valley is relatively low at 62% (way below California average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at University of Antelope Valley is very good: 89%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Antelope Valley is pretty decent - 15:1. Find out more details regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
77%
According to recent data, 284 applications were submitted and 219 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

This college will consider accepting your credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
No
The undergraduate application fee at University of Antelope Valley is $75.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to University of Antelope Valley and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (661) 726-1911 or check University of Antelope Valley Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,000
Medium
University of Antelope Valley provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Antelope Valley, 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.

Safety
Grade
A
Safe
University of Antelope Valley provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 200 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable -- around $6,000 per year.

Based on the college crime numbers, University of Antelope Valley appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Antelope Valley Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Antelope Valley, 44055 Sierra Highway, Lancaster, California 93534, USA
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