Foothill College

Tuition & Fees $10,248
Student Population 14,732
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $2,510
Graduation Rate 61 %
Students:Faculty 26

Academic Overview

Foothill College is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Los Altos Hills, California. It is an Associate's - Public Rural-serving Large by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Bachelor's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $1,563 for California residents and $10,248 for out-of-state students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 14,732 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from Foothill College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $58,300. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Foothill College are $1,563 for California residents and $10,248 for non-residents.
Foothill College 2021 Tuition & Fees
California ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Foothill. The average received amount of financial aid is $2,510 and 25% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 14,732 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 26 to 1.
Graduation Rate for Foothill College is 61 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Foothill College is 11 %
Transfer-out Rate
Student Population for Foothill College is 14,732
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Foothill College is 26 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
26 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $2,510 at Foothill College.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Foothill offers 113 major programs through online and on-site education where 41 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
Less than one year certificate269
One but less than two years certificate166
Associate's Degree6926
Two but less than four years certificate10
Bachelor's Degree10

Special Learning Opportunities

Foothill 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

Foothill 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