Golden West College

2023 Tuition & Fees $9,854
Student Population 10,189
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $3,226
Graduation Rate 42 %
Students:Faculty 26 : 1

Academic Overview

Golden West College is a public, 2-4 years institute located in Huntington Beach, California. It is an Associate's - Public Rural-serving Small by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Associate's degree.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $1,189 for California residents and $9,854 for out-of-state students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 10,189 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from Golden West College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $40,100. 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, Golden West's tuition & fees is $1,189 for California residents and $9,854 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 Golden West.
The average received amount of financial aid is $3,226 and 57% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 10,189 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 26 to 1.
Graduation Rate for Golden West College is 42 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Golden West College is 9 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Golden West College is 67 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Golden West College is 10,189
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Golden West College is 26 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
26 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $3,226 at Golden West College.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address15744 Goldenwest St., Huntington Beach, CA 92647-2710
Online Applicationhttps://www.opencccapply.net/uPortal/render.userLayoutRootNode.uP;jsessionid=F240D67DC5B513E57603C2FD523A2B5D
Financial Aidwww.goldenwestcollege.edu/gwcfao/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://misweb.cccco.edu/npc/832/npcalc.htm
Veterans Tuitionwww.goldenwestcollege.edu/vrc/
Disability Servicewww.goldenwestcollege.edu/dsps/

Offered Degrees

Golden West offers 88 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
One but less than two years certificate110
Associate's Degree570

Special Learning Opportunities

Golden West 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

Golden West 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