Community Colleges
#53 in Community Colleges

Overview

Fullerton College is ranked 53rd in Community Colleges.
Next statements evaluate Fullerton College by comparing key academic facts to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.
  • It has average tuition & fees of $7,514.
  • It has very large number of students of 21,427.
  • It offers diverse area of study (129 programs).

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees of Fullerton are $7,514 (out-of-state rate) and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Fullerton College $7,514

All U.S. Colleges $17,692

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges $8,177

2-4 Years Colleges $13,123

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California $7,935

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate at Fullerton is 33% and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Fullerton College 33%

All U.S. Colleges 56%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 34%

2-4 Years Colleges 47%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California 33%

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate at Fullerton is 16% and it is extremely higher (many students transferred-out) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Fullerton College 16%

All U.S. Colleges 21%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 17%

2-4 Years Colleges 16%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California 10%

Retention Rate

The average retention rate at Fullerton is 69% and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Fullerton College 69%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 61%

2-4 Years Colleges 65%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California 70%

Student Population

The total student population at Fullerton is 21,427 and its population very large compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Fullerton College 21,427

All U.S. Colleges 2,931

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 5,796

2-4 Years Colleges 3,035

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California 11,761

Financial Aid Amount

The average amount of financial aid received at Fullerton is $3,315 which is 44.12% of tuition & fees. The rate of the financial aid over its tuition is lower compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Fullerton College $3,315

All U.S. Colleges $7,676

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges $4,837

2-4 Years Colleges $4,948

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California $4,718

Student to Faculty Ratio

The students to faculty ratio at Fullerton is 26 to 1 and the ratio is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Fullerton College 26 to 1

All U.S. Colleges 15 to 1

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 18 to 1

2-4 Years Colleges 17 to 1

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California 25 to 1

Number of Programs

Fullerton offers 129 programs and it means diverse area of study compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Fullerton College 129

All U.S. Colleges 37

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 68

2-4 Years Colleges 39

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California 97