San Diego Miramar College: Review & Facts

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San Diego Miramar College is a large two-year, public school with 13,010 students enrolled. This school is one of the 33 schools and colleges located in San Diego, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
52
Fair
At San Diego Miramar College you can obtain your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or 2-year certificate.

San Diego Miramar College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 52 majors. The most popular concentrations are Automotive and Mechanic, Management, Business, Criminal Justice, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
70%
Fair
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 typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at San Diego Miramar College is fair at 70% (close to California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
30 : 1
High
The graduation rate at San Diego Miramar College is low - 42%. Nearly 23% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at San Diego Miramar College is a bit disappointing, 30:1. Learn more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,800
Low
Average tuition costs are very low - $4,700 a year. The additional fees at San Diego Miramar College not covered by tuition are around $100, which totals $4,800 per academic year.

Read the details about San Diego Miramar 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 school will consider accepting 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 receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to San Diego Miramar College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (619) 388-7800 or check San Diego Miramar College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B
Dicey
San Diego Miramar College provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at San Diego Miramar 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
Presently there is no on-campus housing at San Diego Miramar College.

Based on the college crime data, San Diego Miramar College seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

San Diego Miramar College Location and Maps



Post Address: San Diego Miramar College, 10440 Black Mountain Rd, San Diego, California 92126-2999, USA
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