Soka University of America: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Soka University of America is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 445 students enrolled. This college was established in 1987 and is the only college located in Aliso Viejo, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
1
Few
Soka University of America will give you the opportunity to receive a bachelor's degree.

SUA deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers one major, Liberal Arts and Sciences. Read the details about Curriculum offered at this college and see the prorgam Rating versus other colleges.


Student Retention
93%
Good
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 normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Soka University of America is very high at 93% (well above California average). Considering this statistic, apparently students definitely love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
8 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Soka University of America is very good: 85%.

Student to faculty ratio at Soka University of America is good - 8:1. Read more information on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$30,800
High
Average tuition pricing is very high - $29,000 annually. The additional fees at SUA beyond tuition are nearly $1,800; which comes to $30,800 per year.

Read the details about Soka University of America 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



Acceptance
Rate
46%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 451 applications were submitted and 208 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to be accepted at this school.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Soka University of America in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C-
Unsafe
Soka University of America offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at SUA, 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
Soka University of America offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 500 students, which offers a good on-campus housing opportunity.

Based on the college crime data, Soka University of America seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Soka University of America Location and Maps



Post Address: Soka University of America, 1 University Drive, Aliso Viejo, California 92656-8081, USA
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