Los Angeles City College: Review & Facts

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Los Angeles City College is a large two-year, public school with 18,825 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1929 and is one of the 48 colleges and schools located in Los Angeles, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
61
Fair
At Los Angeles City College you can receive your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or 2-year certificate.

Los Angeles City College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 61 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Work and Family Studies, Broadcasting, Medical, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
65%
Bad
It is worthwhile 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 typically a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Los Angeles City College is relatively low at 65% (below California average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
28 : 1
High
The graduation rate at Los Angeles City College is very low - 24%. About 15% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Los Angeles City College is a bit disappointing: 28:1. Read more on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,900
Low
Average tuition prices are low, around $6,800 annually. The additional fees at Los Angeles City College not covered by tuition are around $100, which comes to $6,900 per year.

Read the details about Los Angeles City 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
The college will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Los Angeles City College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (323) 953-4000 or check Los Angeles City College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C
Unsafe
Los Angeles City College provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, 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 Los Angeles 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
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Los Angeles City College.

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

Los Angeles City College Location and Maps



Post Address: Los Angeles City College, 855 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, California 90029, USA
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