Selected Colleges Comparison

Academic OverviewKey Fact

Institutional Characteristics

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.
Academic Comparison - Selected Colleges
NameLocationType/LevelHighest DegreeOffered Degree
Columbia College Hollywood Tarzana, CAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeAssociate, Bachelor
Pacific Oaks College Pasadena, CAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
Pacific School of Religion Berkeley, CAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeMaster, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Homestead Schools Torrance, CAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor, Master
Institute of Buddhist Studies Berkeley, CAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeMaster, Post-Graduate

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $22,898 for State residents and $21,854 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 13.04% and graduation rate is 46.00%. 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
Columbia College Hollywood $26,175 - 46% 14:1493
Pacific Oaks College $11,692 13.04% - 5:11,175
Pacific School of Religion $16,605 - - -97
Homestead Schools $35,000 - - 15:1179
Institute of Buddhist Studies $19,800 - - -36
Average$22,898 / $21,85413.04%46.00%11.33:1396