Fullerton College

Fullerton, CA

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 16,287
Graduate Enrollment: 0
Associate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional
Highest degree awarded: Associate
Asian American/Native American/Pacific Islander institution
Hispanic focused instituion
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Suburb: Large (outside principal city, in urbanized area with population of 250,000 or more)
Two-year, very large // higher-part-time

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 0%

Male/Female: 46% / 54% (2017)

First generation college students: 53.3% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 5.5% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.8% (2017)

Test scores for admission:


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 58.4% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 36.6% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 25.0% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 17.7% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 16.3%
Black: 3.0%
Hispanic: 59.2%
Asian: 14.3%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.2%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.2%
2+ races: 4.6%
Non-resident alien: 0.7%
Unknown race: 1.5%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $16,615
In-State tuition: $1,154
Out-of-State tuition: $7,802

Estimated books and supplies: $2,267 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board:
Estimated on-campus other fees:

Estimated off-campus room & board: $19,949 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $0 (2022)

Average Family Income: $31,561 (2017)
Median Family Income: $20,972 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 25.0%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 2.5%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $4,500 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $48 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $8,663
$30k-48k $9,985
$48k-75k $11,890
$75k-110k $13,891
$110k+ $15,508

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 0%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation:

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $4,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $6,529 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $7,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $7,626 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 50.0% (2015)
@3 year 60.7% (2017)
@5 year


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 26.8% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 28.0% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation:
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation:

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Associate's Degree Journalism. 19
Associate's Degree Mathematics. 60
Associate's Degree Dance. 3
Associate's Degree Architectural Sciences and Technology. 5
Associate's Degree Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services. 31
Associate's Degree Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies. 3
Associate's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 75
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Journalism. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Radio, Television, and Digital Communication. 21
Associate's Degree Radio, Television, and Digital Communication. 43
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians. 17
Associate's Degree Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians. 8
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Graphic Communications. 4
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer and Information Sciences, General. 4
Associate's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 11
Associate's Degree Computer Programming. 15
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Software and Media Applications. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Cosmetology and Related Personal Grooming Services. 114
Associate's Degree Cosmetology and Related Personal Grooming Services. 6
Associate's Degree Special Education and Teaching. 15
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Teaching Assistants/Aides. 7
Associate's Degree Engineering, General. 17
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Electromechanical Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians. 5
Associate's Degree Electromechanical Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians. 12
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians. 3
Associate's Degree Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 6
Associate's Degree Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 2
Associate's Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 5
Associate's Degree Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services. 10
Associate's Degree Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services. 45
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Apparel and Textiles. 2
Associate's Degree Apparel and Textiles. 8
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Legal Support Services. 11
Associate's Degree Legal Support Services. 26
Associate's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 45
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 1
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 255
Associate's Degree Biology, General. 34
Associate's Degree Microbiological Sciences and Immunology. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other. 1
Associate's Degree Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other. 849
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 8
Associate's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 25
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies, Other. 1
Associate's Degree Philosophy. 7
Associate's Degree Chemistry. 47
Associate's Degree Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences. 1
Associate's Degree Physics. 16
Associate's Degree Psychology, General. 158
Associate's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 123
Associate's Degree Anthropology. 15
Associate's Degree Economics. 49
Associate's Degree Geography and Cartography. 5
Associate's Degree Political Science and Government. 34
Associate's Degree Sociology. 166
Associate's Degree Carpenters. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Building/Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection. 7
Associate's Degree Building/Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection. 29
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 13
Associate's Degree Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 13
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Precision Metal Working. 9
Associate's Degree Visual and Performing Arts, General. 15
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Design and Applied Arts. 20
Associate's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 15
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 11
Associate's Degree Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 9
Associate's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 55
Associate's Degree Music. 5
Associate's Degree Health/Medical Preparatory Programs. 40
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Somatic Bodywork and Related Therapeutic Services. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Business Administration, Management and Operations. 2
Associate's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 381
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Accounting and Related Services. 7
Associate's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 10
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations. 1
Associate's Degree Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations. 3
Associate's Degree International Business. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Real Estate. 1
Associate's Degree Real Estate. 4
Associate's Degree General Sales, Merchandising and Related Marketing Operations. 2
Associate's Degree History. 35
Associate's Degree Applied Horticulture and Horticultural Business Services. 7
Associate's Degree Natural Resources Conservation and Research. 1


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $93,906
Full time faculty: 38%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 22.0

School's endowment start of year:
School's endowment end of year: