Financial Aid Amount Received
$3,410 (34.01% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
70% of 21,745 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

14,649 undergraduate students (70% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at Cerritos College. The percentage of students who received financial aid much higher compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.
Compare to similar schools in rankings such as Bakersfield College and Butte College, the percentage of students who received financial aid is higher (the average of the schools is 61.10%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $3,410 and the average loan amount is $6,918. The average financial aid amount is 34.01% of tuition & fees based on out-of-state rate (tuition & fees: $10,026).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid14,649 70%$49,954,796$3,410
Pell Grants8,931 42%$29,978,372$3,357
Federal Students Loans592 3%$4,095,704$6,918

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid Comparison Chart

First-time (full-time) Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the full-time, first-time undergraduate students (freshmen, in most cases), 1,375 students have received one or more types of financial aid at Cerritos College.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $5,901 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $6,007.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at Cerritos College.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid1,39182%--
Grant or scholarship aid1,375 81%$8,113,648$5,901
Federal Grants1,035 61%$4,753,957$4,593
Pell Grants1,035 61%$4,696,692$4,538
Other Federal Grants284 17%$57,265$202
State/Local Grants1,370 80%$3,291,656$2,403
Institutional Grants400 23%$68,035$170
Student Loans37 2%$222,243$6,007
Federal Student Loans37 2%$222,243$6,007
Other Student Loans0 0%$0$0

Financial Aid by Income Level

The following table summarizes the number of schools receiving financial aid and its average amount by income levels at Cerritos College.
Income Level# of Students# of Students Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
All Income Level--$7,539,773$7,194
0 - $30,000628 628$4,892,910$7,791
$30,001 - $48,000247 247$1,897,680$7,683
$48,001 - $75,000137 136$679,497$4,960
$75,001 - $110,00026 20$68,266$2,626
$110,001 - more10 1$1,420$142

Paid Tuition Rates by Residency

At Cerritos College, for the first-time/full-time students, 1,657 students have paid in-state rate of tuition and 47 students have paid out-of-state tuition rate.
# of Students
In-District Rate0
In-State Rate1,657
Out-of-State Rate47
Un-known0

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