College of San Mateo Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics
|Enrolled total (including graduate students)||9,263||4,643||4,620|
2,304 students enrolled in some distance education courses.
1,135 enrolled exclusively in distance education.
Enrollment by race or ethnicity
It’s free to apply for undergraduates.
College of San Mateo has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.
College of San Mateo Tuition
|Total cost for students living||In-state||Out-of-state|
|The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.|
College of San Mateo does not provide on-campus housing.
|Tuition for Full-time undergraduates||$1,344||$6,244|
|Fees for full-time undergraduates||$56||$56|
|Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates||$46||$215|
Programs and Degrees
|Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities||528||528|
|Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services||293||293|
|Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs||155||155|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service||124||124|
|Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services||118||118|
|Health Professions and Related Programs||86||86|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies||75||75|
|Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians||55||55|
|Mathematics and Statistics||40||40|
|Personal and Culinary Services||39||39|
|Visual and Performing Arts||31||31|
|Biological and Biomedical Sciences||21||21|
|Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services||19||19|
|English Language and Literature & Letters||11||11|
|Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields||10||10|
|Architecture and Related Services||7||7|
|Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies||7||7|
|Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies||3||3|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics||1||1|
|Public Administration and Social Service Professions|
A total of 1,932 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at College of San Mateo.
|Religious affiliation||Not applicable|
|Total FTE staff||332|
|Sector of institution||Public, 2-year|
|Control of institution||Public|
|Carnegie Classification||Associate's Colleges: High Transfer-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional|
Location and Contacts
|Address||1700 W Hillsdale Blvd|
San Mateo, California, 94402-3784
|Urbanization level||Suburb: Large|