Cerritos College

Norwalk, CA 90650

Located in Norwalk, California, Cerritos College is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 year to complete.

The institution is part of California Community College System that operates 10 campuses in Sacramento, Bakersfield, Barstow, Oroville, Aptos, Norwalk, Ridgecrest, Hayward, Rancho Cucamonga, Kentfield.

Cerritos College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).

Cerritos College in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $1,288 and fees $58. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $8,540 and $58 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleSuburb: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio24:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate72%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. ADN
  2. LPN to ADN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Associate's degree 84

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Cerritos College

Downey Adult School
2.57 miles away
Long Beach City College
4.34 miles away
Career Colleges of America - South Gate
5.25 miles away
Cypress College
5.82 miles away
El Camino College-Compton Center
6.45 miles away
East Los Angeles College
10.99 miles away
Hacienda La Puente Adult Education
11.79 miles away
Golden West College
11.81 miles away
Los Angeles Southwest College
12.26 miles away
Los Angeles Harbor College
12.7 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
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
ACEN
06/01/1990 - Current

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost (Net Price)

$10,579

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$9,041
30k to 48k$9,516
48k to 75k$11,912
75k to 110k$13,577
Over 110k$14,862
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

72%

Recipients

$3,290

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

43%

Recipients

$3,347

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

3%

Recipients

$6,671

Average Amount

Student Population

20,979

Undergrads

0

Graduates

11,434

Women

9,545

Men

32%

Full-time

68%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Hispanic
72%
Asian
8%
Race/ethnicity unknown
7%
White
3%
Black/African American
2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
1%
Two or more races
1%
Non-resident alien
1%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing
Cerritos College
11110 Alondra Blvd
Norwalk, CA 90650
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