Cerritos College is one of the one hundred three public 2-year colleges in California. The campus is located in a suburb, in Norwalk.According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 17,218 students attend the school. Every year 24% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.
Cerritos College's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $1,288, and fees were $58. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $8,652 and $58 respectively.
|Campus LocaleLarge Suburb|
|Number of Students17,218|
|Student to Faculty Ratio26:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges|
01/01/1959 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
06/01/1990 - Current
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$46/credit|
|In State Students||$46/credit|
|Out of State Students||$309/credit|
|In District Students||-|
|In State Students||-|
|Out of State Students||-|
Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.
|Program||Credit Hours||In district||In State||Out of State|
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 84% of Cerritos College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||14%||$225|
|State Grant & Scholarships||81%||$1,992|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||16%||$277|
|Federal Student Loans||4%||$6,770|
$10,210Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$8,961|
|$30,001 to $48,000$9,218|
|$48,001 to $75,000$11,848|
|$75,001 to $110,000$13,023|
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- California State PTA Continuing Education Scholarship for School Nurses
- FNSNA Promise of Nursing Scholarships
- Licensed Vocational Nurse to Associate Degree Nursing Scholarships
- Associate Degree Nursing Scholarship Program
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing Scholarship Program
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing.