Cerritos College

Tuition & Fees $8,766
Student Population 21,745
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $3,410
Graduation Rate 27 %
Students:Faculty 25

Academic Overview

Cerritos College is a public, 2-4 years institute located in Norwalk, California. It is a Associate's - Public Suburban-serving Single Campus by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Associate's degree. The 2020 tuition & fees are $1,346 for California residents and $8,766 for out-of-state students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 21,745 students are enrolled in.
The salary after graduation from Cerritos College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $36,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2020 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2019-2020, tuition and fees of Cerritos College are $1,346 for California residents and $8,766 for non-residents.
Cerritos College 2020 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2019-2020 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2020 key academic statistics at Cerritos. The average received amount of financial aid is $3,410 and 70% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 21,745 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 25 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Graduation Rate for Cerritos College is 27 %
Transfer-out Rate for Cerritos College is 13 %
Retention Rate for Cerritos College is 72 %
Student Population for Cerritos College is 21,745
Student to Faculty Rate for Cerritos College is 25 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $3,410 at Cerritos College.

Offered Degrees

Cerritos offers 158 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate370
One but less than two years certificate230
Associate's Degree940
Two but less than four years certificate40

Special Learning Opportunities

Cerritos College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. The school provides study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Cerritos College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges