Golden West College

Huntington Beach, CA 92647

Golden West College is one of the 103 public 2-year colleges in California. Its campus is medium in size and located in a suburb in Huntington Beach. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.

Every year 34% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

Golden West College's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $1,104, and fees were $74. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $6,504 and $74 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleLarge Suburb
Campus SizeMedium
Student to Faculty Ratio27:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2-year
TypePublic
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate66%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 0 0
Associate's degree 17 60
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 91.2%

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges
01/01/1969 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
ACEN
06/01/1966 - Current

Admission

100%

Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$46/credit
In State Students$46/credit
Out of State Students$271/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

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
LPN 45 $2,070 $2,070 $12,195
ADN 70 $3,220 $3,220 $18,970
BSN 125 $5,750 $5,750 $33,875
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
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.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 58% of Golden West College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 39% $4,496
Other Federal Grant 17% $469
State Grant & Scholarships 56% $1,774
Institutional Grant & Scholarships -- --
Federal Student Loans 1% $6,548
Private Loans -- --

$6,010

Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$4,169
$30,001 to $48,000$4,786
$48,001 to $75,000$7,345
$75,001 to $110,000$10,951
Over $110,000--

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Student Population

11,610

Undergrads

0

Graduates

6,263

Women

5,347

Men

31%

Full-time

69%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Hispanic
34%
White
29%
Asian
26%
Two or more races
5%
Non-resident alien
3%
Black/African American
2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
Race/ethnicity unknown
0%

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing.

Golden West College
15744 Goldenwest St.
Huntington Beach, CA 92647
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