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
Claremont McKenna CollegeClaremont, CAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master
National UniversityLa Jolla, CAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
Samuel Merritt UniversityOakland, CAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Homestead SchoolsTorrance, CAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor
Marymount University - Waterfront CampusSan Pedro, CAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's Degree-

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $37,759 for State residents and $38,835 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 33.00% and graduation rate is 75.33%. 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
Claremont McKenna College $58,111 11% 92% 8:11,264
National University $13,320 55% 47% 16:118,070
Samuel Merritt University $51,335 - - 9:12,050
Homestead Schools $34,500 - 87% 15:1129
Marymount University - Waterfront Campus $36,908 - - --
Average$37,759 / $38,83533.00%75.33%12.00:15,378