Next table compares the basic academic information between selected schools. By school type, all 5 selected schools are private. By school level, all 5 schools are 4 years or high institutes.
|Name||Location||Type/Level||Highest Degree||Offered Degree|
|La Sierra University||Riverside, CA||Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years||Doctor's Degree||Certificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate|
|Pacific Oaks College||Pasadena, CA||Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years||Master's Degree||Bachelor, Master, Post-Graduate|
|Saint Mary's College of California||Moraga, CA||Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years||Doctor's Degree||Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate|
|Irell & Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences at City of Hope||Duarte, CA||Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years||Doctor's Degree||Master, Doctorate|
|California Jazz Conservatory||Berkeley, CA||Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years||Bachelor's Degree||Associate, Bachelor|
Key Facts Comparison
The average tuition & fees of selected schools is $29,354 for in-state students and $29,087 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 63.75% and graduation rate is 61.00%. Next table compares key facts for each schools including acceptance rate, graduation rate, tuition, student to faculty ratio, and student population.
|Name||Tuition & Fees||Acceptance Rate||Graduation Rate||Student Faculty Ratio||Student Population|
|La Sierra University||$33,570||47%||45%||12:1||2,339|
|Pacific Oaks College||$13,688||31%||-||5:1||1,111|
|Saint Mary's College of California||$49,188||77%||77%||11:1||3,881|
|Irell & Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences at City of Hope||-||-||-||-||90|
|California Jazz Conservatory||$19,900||100%||-||6:1||54|
|Average||$29,354 / $29,087||63.75%||61.00%||8.50:1||1,495|