Selected Colleges Comparison

Academic OverviewKey Fact

Institutional Characteristics

The following table compares the basic academic information between selected colleges. By school type, all 2 selected colleges are private. By school level, all 2 schools are 4 years or high institutes.
Academic Comparison - Selected Colleges
NameLocationType/LevelHighest DegreeOffered Degree
Northwestern Polytechnic UniversityFremont, CAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master
University of Southern CaliforniaLos Angeles, CAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $54,259 for State residents and $35,112 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 28.76% and graduation rate is 59.50%. The following table compares key facts for each schools including acceptance rate, graduation rate, tuition, student to faculty ratio, and student population.
Key Facts Comparison Between Selected Colleges
NameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateGraduation RateStudent Faculty RatioStudent Population
Northwestern Polytechnic University $8,720 45.00% 27% 2:133
University of Southern California $61,503 12.51% 92% 9:146,287
Average$54,259 / $35,11228.76%59.50%5.50:123,160