West Hills College Coalinga: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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West Hills College Coalinga is a small two-year, public school with 2,645 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1932 and is the only school located in Coalinga, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
25
Fair
West Hills College Coalinga will give you the option to get a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

West Hills College Coalinga deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 25 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Work and Family Studies, Medical, Office and Clerical Services, and Computer Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
57%
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. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at West Hills College Coalinga is low at 57% (way below California average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
24 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at West Hills College Coalinga is low: 35%. Roughly 24% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at WHC Coalinga is reasonable: 24:1. Find out more details about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$9,000
Low
Average tuition cost is close to the nationwide median, around $9,000 per year.

Read the details about West Hills College Coalinga 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
This college might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at West Hills College Coalinga and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (559) 934-2000.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,200
Low
West Hills College Coalinga offers a distance education program.

West Hills College Coalinga provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 200 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low: about $3,200 per year.

Based on the college crime data, West Hills College Coalinga appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

West Hills College Coalinga Location and Maps



Post Address: West Hills College Coalinga, 300 Cherry Lane, Coalinga, California 93210, USA
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