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
California College of the ArtsSan Francisco, CAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master
Dongguk University Los AngelesLos Angeles, CAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeMaster, Doctorate
Thomas Aquinas CollegeSanta Paula, CAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeBachelor
Whittier CollegeWhittier, CAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate
Grace Mission UniversityFullerton, CAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $25,595 for State residents and $27,757 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 73.25% and graduation rate is 68.25%. 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
California College of the Arts $52,312 85% 67% 11:11,612
Dongguk University Los Angeles $7,840 - - 11:1158
Thomas Aquinas College $26,000 86% 84% 11:1462
Whittier College $49,514 72% 63% 11:11,564
Grace Mission University $3,120 50% 59% 25:1234
Average$25,595 / $27,75773.25%68.25%13.80:1806