College of San Mateo

2023 Tuition & Fees $9,496
Student Population 6,894
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $2,978
Graduation Rate 41 %
Students:Faculty 18

Academic Overview

College of San Mateo is a public, 2-4 years institute located in San Mateo, California. It is an Associate's - Public Rural-serving Medium by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Associate's degree.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $1,375 for California residents and $9,496 for out-of-state students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 6,894 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from College of San Mateo varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $47,900. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, CSM's tuition & fees is $1,375 for California residents and $9,496 for non-residents.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
California ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at CSM.
The average received amount of financial aid is $2,978 and 39% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 6,894 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.
Graduation Rate for College of San Mateo is 41 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for College of San Mateo is 12 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for College of San Mateo is 78 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for College of San Mateo is 6,894
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for College of San Mateo is 18 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
18 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $2,978 at College of San Mateo.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1700 W Hillsdale Blvd, San Mateo, CA 94402-3784
Online Applicationcollegeofsanmateo.edu/admissions/apply.asp
Financial Aidwww.collegeofsanmateo.edu/finaid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://misweb.cccco.edu/npc/372/npcalc.htm
Veterans Tuitioncollegeofsanmateo.edu/veterans/
Disability Servicecollegeofsanmateo.edu/dsps/

Offered Degrees

CSM offers 98 major programs through online and on-site education where 45 programs are available through distance learning. 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
One but less than two years certificate122
Associate's Degree6735

Special Learning Opportunities

College of San Mateo 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

College of San Mateo 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