Fullerton College: Ranking & Review

Fullerton Rank United States Rank World Rank
2 1307 4597
Top 27%

Fullerton College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

5,011 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,703 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Fullerton 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.

Fullerton College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
Off-campus $18,643 $23,515
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Fullerton College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $1,104 $5,976
Fees for full-time undergraduates $34 $34
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $46 $249

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 542 542
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 351 351
Social Sciences 250 250
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 142 142
Personal and Culinary Services 132 132
Visual and Performing Arts 131 131
Psychology 98 98
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 88 88
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 72 72
Legal Professions and Studies 55 55
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 48 48
English Language and Literature & Letters 37 37
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services 34 34
Physical Sciences 34 34
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 31 31
Health Professions and Related Programs 30 30
Mathematics and Statistics 28 28
History 23 23
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 22 22
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 17 17
Construction Trades 17 17
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 17 17
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians 16 16
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 15 15
Engineering 14 14
Precision Production 13 13
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 12 12
Architecture and Related Services 9 9
Philosophy and Religious Studies 6 6
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 3 3
Education 2 2
Natural Resources and Conservation 2 2
Science Technologies & Technicians
Grand Total2,2912,291

A total of 2,291 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Fullerton College.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate29%25%32%
  • Full-time retention rate - 74%
  • Part-time retention rate - 57%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff847
Instructional FTE517
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.fullcoll.edu
Address321 E Chapman Avenue
Fullerton, California, 92832-2095
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
Phone7149927033