Community Colleges
#390 in Community Colleges

Overview

Los Angeles Southwest College is ranked 390th in Community Colleges.
Next statements evaluate Los Angeles Southwest College by comparing key academic facts to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.
  • It has average tuition & fees of $8,570.
  • It has very small number of students of 5,216.
  • It offers fewer area of study (51 programs).

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees of Los Angeles Southwest are $8,570 (out-of-state rate) and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Los Angeles Southwest College $8,570

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 Los Angeles Southwest is 22% and it is lower (less completion rate) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Los Angeles Southwest College 22%

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 Los Angeles Southwest is 10% and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Los Angeles Southwest College 10%

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 Los Angeles Southwest is 52% and it is lower (many students stopped or transferred-out) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Los Angeles Southwest College 52%

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 Los Angeles Southwest is 5,216 and its population very small compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Los Angeles Southwest College 5,216

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 Los Angeles Southwest is $2,971 which is 34.67% of tuition & fees. The rate of the financial aid over its tuition is lower compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Los Angeles Southwest College $2,971

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 Los Angeles Southwest is 21 to 1 and the ratio is lower (small size classes) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Los Angeles Southwest College 21 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

Los Angeles Southwest offers 51 programs and it means fewer area of study compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Los Angeles Southwest College 51

All U.S. Colleges 37

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 68

2-4 Years Colleges 39

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California 97