Colleges in Palm Desert, California Statistics

Palm Desert is a city in California. According to 2019 Census data, the population is 53,275 (estimated). For the academic year 2019-2020, three colleges are active for serving college programs in Palm Desert, California. In addition, there are 10 colleges located within 30 miles from Palm Desert.
By school types, there are one public and two private schools. By school levels, there are one 2-4 years schools (community colleges) and two less than 2 years schools (career, technical, or vocational schools) based on the IPEDS data.
All Three schools offer undergraduate programs and No schools offer graduate programs. The 2020 average tuition & fees of the schools in Palm Desert, California is $1,383 for California residents and $13,348 for out-of-state students.
A total of 11,232 students enrolled in schools in Palm Desert, California, of which 10,522 students enrolled in online degree programs exclusively. The average student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1.

Colleges in Palm Desert, Comparison Table

The following table lists 3 colleges located in Palm Desert and 8 schools near Palm Desert, California ordered by distance from Palm Desert. The "-" value in other columns means that the corresponding data has not been reported or the school does not have programs for the values.
You can sort the table by column by clicking/touching column titles. The colleges in light blue rows are located in the city limit and other schools are not located in, but near the city.
All SchoolsPublicPrivate4 Years CollegeCommunity CollegesTechnical Colleges
College NameDistance From Palm DesertUndergraduate Tuition & FeesPopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty RatioAverage Financial Aid
College of the Desert
Palm Desert, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
1.15 miles$8,94310,93226%30 to 1$3,670
International School of Beauty Inc
Palm Desert, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
2.06 miles$17,60016480%19 to 1$7,467
Milan Institute-Palm Desert
Palm Desert, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
3.29 miles$13,50213662%14 to 1$4,038
Milan Institute of Cosmetology-La Quinta
La Quinta, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
5.00 miles$19,19912847%14 to 1$4,033
Coachella Valley Beauty College
La Quinta, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
5.63 miles$12,1005273%13 to 1$4,651
Mayfield College
Cathedral City, CA
Private, 2-4 years
valid
6.31 miles$13,53831072%24 to 1$4,912
California Nurses Educational Institute
Palm Springs, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
8.82 miles$29,5501783%15 to 1$5,989
CET-Coachella
Coachella, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
11.02 miles$14,2497975%24 to 1$11,723
Champion Institute of Cosmetology
Palm Springs, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
11.41 miles$13,85051-25 to 1$4,059
Elite Cosmetology School
Yucca Valley, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
26.79 miles$18,4005857%8 to 1$4,554
Copper Mountain Community College
Joshua Tree, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
29.25 miles$8,0721,53927%13 to 1$3,830
Average-$13,34811,23256%21 to 1$5,058