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Selected Colleges Comparison

Total CostsUndergraduateGraduateLiving Costs

Cost of Attendance (COA)

The following table compares the 2021 costs of attendance between selected colleges. The average COA is $50,132 when living on campus and $42,886 when living off campus. The COA includes tuition, fees, books & supplies, room & board costs, and other living expenses.
2021 Cost Of Attendance Comparison Between Selected Colleges
NameTuition & FeesBooks & SuppliesLiving Costs
In-StateOut-of-StateOn-CampusOff-Campus
Occidental College$56,576 $1,240 $18,100 -
Simpson University$33,630 $1,818 $14,052 $12,560
St John's Seminary$28,291 - - -
California International Business University$13,250 $300 - $5,100
Average$32,937$1,119$16,076$8,830

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The following table compares 2020-2021 undergraduate tuition & fees between selected colleges. The average undergraduate tuition & fees is $45,103 for all students. The 2020-2021 undergraduate tuition & fees of selected colleges are increased by 1.94% compared to the previous year.
Among the selected colleges, Occidental College requires the most expensive tuition & fees of $55,980 and Simpson University has the lowest tuition & fees of $32,700 for undergraduate programs.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fess Comparison Between Selected Colleges
Name2019-20202020-2021
In-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-State
Occidental College$56,576$56,576
Simpson University$31,910$33,630
Average$44,243$45,103

Graduate Tuition & Fees

The following table compares 2020-2021 graduate tuition & fees between selected colleges. The average graduate tuition & fees is $33,660 for all students. The 2020-2021 graduate tuition & fees of selected colleges are decreased by -3.44% compared to the previous year.
Among the selected colleges, Occidental College requires the most expensive graduate tuition & fees of $55,980 and Simpson University has the lowest graduate tuition & fees of $10,543.
Graduate Tuition & Fess Comparison Between Selected Colleges
Name2019-20202020-2021
In-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-State
Occidental College$56,576$56,576
Simpson University$13,140$10,743
Average$34,858$33,660

Room & Board, Other Living Expenses

The following table compares living costs including room, board, and other expenses between selected colleges. Each cost is in average and may vary by room types, meal plan, and other living styles. For academic year 2020-2021, the average living costs of selected colleges is $16,076 when a student lives on campus and $12,560 when living off campus.
Living Costs Comparison Between Selected Colleges
NameOn-CampusOff-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpensesRoom & BoardOther ExpensesOther Expenses (living with family)
Occidental College $16,600$1,500 ---
Simpson University $10,452$3,600 $7,560$5,000-
Average$13,526 $2,550$7,560 $5,000-