The following table compares the basic academic information between selected colleges. By school type, all 5 selected colleges are private. By school level, all 5 schools are 4 years or high institutes.
|Name||Location||Type/Level||Highest Degree||Offered Degree|
|Dominican University of California||San Rafael, CA||Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years||Master's Degree||Bachelor, Master|
|La Sierra University||Riverside, CA||Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years||Doctor's Degree||Certificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate|
|Mount Saint Mary's University||Los Angeles, CA||Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years||Doctor's Degree||Certificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate|
|The Wright Institute||Berkeley, CA||Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years||Doctor's Degree||Master, Doctorate|
|Shepherd University||Los Angeles, CA||Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years||Doctor's Degree||-|
Key Facts Comparison
The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $33,957 for State residents and $36,913 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 77.33% and graduation rate is 56.75%. The following table compares key facts for each schools including acceptance rate, graduation rate, tuition, student to faculty ratio, and student population.
|Name||Tuition & Fees||Acceptance Rate||Graduation Rate||Student Faculty Ratio||Student Population|
|Dominican University of California||$47,910||86%||74%||9:1||1,837|
|La Sierra University||$34,218||57%||52%||12:1||1,993|
|Mount Saint Mary's University||$45,388||89%||59%||9:1||2,745|
|The Wright Institute||$37,650||-||-||-||514|
|Average||$33,957 / $36,913||77.33%||56.75%||8.50:1||1,469|