Cuesta College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics
|Enrolled total (including graduate students)||10,836||5,366||5,470|
2,873 students enrolled in some distance education courses.
1,129 enrolled exclusively in distance education.
Enrollment by race or ethnicity
It’s free to apply for undergraduates.
Cuesta College 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.
Cuesta College 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.|
Cuesta College does not provide on-campus housing.
|Tuition for Full-time undergraduates||$1,288||$6,774|
|Fees for full-time undergraduates||$50||$50|
|Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates||$46||$284|
Programs and Degrees
|Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities||442||442|
|Health Professions and Related Programs||274||274|
|Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services||119||119|
|Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences||53||53|
|Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies||52||52|
|Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs||46||46|
|Visual and Performing Arts||45||45|
|Mathematics and Statistics||43||43|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service||32||32|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies||31||31|
|Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services||14||14|
|Legal Professions and Studies||13||13|
|Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences||9||9|
|English Language and Literature & Letters||8||8|
|Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians||6||6|
|Architecture and Related Services||6||6|
|Philosophy and Religious Studies||6||6|
|Biological and Biomedical Sciences||3||3|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics||3||3|
|Personal and Culinary Services||1||1|
|Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields|
A total of 1,422 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Cuesta College.
|Religious affiliation||Not applicable|
|Total FTE staff||529|
|Sector of institution||Public, 2-year|
|Control of institution||Public|
|Carnegie Classification||Associate's Colleges: High Transfer-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional|
Location and Contacts
San Luis Obispo, California, 93403-8106
|Urbanization level||Suburb: Small|