Golden West College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics
|Enrolled total (including graduate students)||11,610||5,347||6,263|
4,128 students enrolled in some distance education courses.
1,462 enrolled exclusively in distance education.
Enrollment by race or ethnicity
It’s free to apply for undergraduates.
Golden West 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.
Golden West 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.|
Golden West College does not provide on-campus housing.
|Tuition for Full-time undergraduates||$1,104||$6,504|
|Fees for full-time undergraduates||$74||$74|
|Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates||$46||$271|
Programs and Degrees
|Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities||1,838||1,838|
|Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services||214||214|
|Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies||161||161|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service||135||135|
|Personal and Culinary Services||98||98|
|Health Professions and Related Programs||77||77|
|Visual and Performing Arts||70||70|
|Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs||63||63|
|Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians||44||44|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics||33||33|
|English Language and Literature & Letters||21||21|
|Mathematics and Statistics||21||21|
|Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields||20||20|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies||18||18|
|Biological and Biomedical Sciences||16||16|
|Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services||14||14|
|Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences||12||12|
|Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services||7||7|
|Philosophy and Religious Studies||3||3|
|Architecture and Related Services|
A total of 3,068 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Golden West College.
|Religious affiliation||Not applicable|
|Total FTE staff||473|
|Sector of institution||Public, 2-year|
|Control of institution||Public|
|Carnegie Classification||Associate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional|
Location and Contacts
|Address||15744 Goldenwest St.|
Huntington Beach, California, 92647-2710
|Urbanization level||Suburb: Large|