Canada College: Review & Facts

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Canada College is a medium two-year, public school with 6,480 students enrolled. This school was established in 1968 and is the only college located in Redwood City, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
45
Fair
At Canada College you can get your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or 2-year certificate.

Canada College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 45 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Work and Family Studies, Medical Assistant, Social Work, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
64%
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 normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Canada College is relatively low at 64% (way below California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
25 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Canada College is very low: 25%. Around 22% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Canada College is reasonable -- 25:1. Read more details about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$7,600
Low
Average tuition costs are low - $7,500 per year. The additional fees at Canada College not covered by tuition are about $100; which totals $7,600 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Canada College might accept your dual credits, 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), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Canada College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (650) 306-3100 or check Canada College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Canada College offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, 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 Canada College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

ROTC
Available
Yes
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Canada College.

Army ROTC programs are available at Canada College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

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

Canada College Location and Maps



Post Address: Canada College, 4200 Farm Hill Blvd., Redwood City, California 94061-1099, USA
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