Overview

Next statements evaluate Foothill College by comparing key academic facts to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.
  • It has inexpensive tuition & fees of $10,790.
  • It has relatively small number of students of 14,605.
  • It offers average (110 programs).

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees of Foothill are $10,790 (out-of-state rate) and it is inexpensive compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Foothill College $10,790

All U.S. Colleges $17,692

Public, 4-Years Colleges $18,895

4-Years Colleges $22,926

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California $20,072

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate at Foothill is 59% and it is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Foothill College 59%

All U.S. Colleges 56%

Public, 4-Years Colleges 48%

4-Years Colleges 51%

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California 54%

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate at Foothill is 11% and it is extremely higher (many students transferred-out) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Foothill College 11%

All U.S. Colleges 21%

Public, 4-Years Colleges 23%

4-Years Colleges 24%

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California 8%

Retention Rate

The average retention rate at Foothill is 100% and it is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Foothill College 100%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Public, 4-Years Colleges 74%

4-Years Colleges 73%

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California 85%

Student Population

The total student population at Foothill is 14,605 and its population relatively small compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Foothill College 14,605

All U.S. Colleges 2,931

Public, 4-Years Colleges 11,396

4-Years Colleges 4,686

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California 20,004

Financial Aid Amount

The average amount of financial aid received at Foothill is $2,793 which is 25.89% of tuition & fees. The rate of the financial aid over its tuition is lower compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Foothill College $2,793

All U.S. Colleges $7,676

Public, 4-Years Colleges $7,301

4-Years Colleges $12,161

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California $9,399

Student to Faculty Ratio

The students to faculty ratio at Foothill is 28 to 1 and the ratio is higher (more students per class/faculty) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Foothill College 28 to 1

All U.S. Colleges 15 to 1

Public, 4-Years Colleges 17 to 1

4-Years Colleges 14 to 1

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California 24 to 1

Number of Programs

Foothill offers 110 programs and it means average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Foothill College 110

All U.S. Colleges 37

Public, 4-Years Colleges 108

4-Years Colleges 58

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California 120

Number of Online Programs

Foothill offers 26 online programs and it means very diverse online programs compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Foothill College 26

All U.S. Colleges 13

Public, 4-Years Colleges 17

4-Years Colleges 15

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California 7