University of the West: Statistics

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#5056 of 14,131 In the World
#1410 of 2,597 In North America
#1332 of 2,496 In the United States
#110 of 249 In California
#443 of 1,005 For Architectural Engineering

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
100%
Avg. cost to attend
$10,834 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
114
Graduates
124
Male:Female Ratio
39:61
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
www.uwest.edu

University of the West Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

238 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

The University of the West 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.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Nonresident Alien 109 (46%)
Hispanic 40 (17%)
Asian 37 (16%)
White 26 (11%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 13 (6%)
Black or African American 7 (3%)
Two or more races 2 (0.8%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 1 (0.4%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 1 (0.4%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$10,834/year
Average aid awarded
$14,203
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $8,680
$30-48K $10,122
$48-75K $10,221
$75-110K $21,095
$110K+ $19,895

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $12,528$11,772
Tuition in-state $12,528$11,772
Tuition out-of-state $12,528$11,772
Fee in-district $1,028$1,028
Fee in-state $1,028$1,028
Fee out-of-state $1,028$1,028

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 174
Combined charge for room and board $8,396
Room charge $4,364
Meal charge $3,400

University of the West Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 11
Business Administration and Management, General 7 1
Psychology, General 6
Financial Mathematics 5
Information Science & Studies 5
Marriage and Family Therapy & Counseling 5
Chaplain & Chaplaincy Studies 4
Religion & Religious Studies 1 3
Grand Total 24 21 3
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 28% 19% 50%
  • Full-time retention rate - 75%

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,554
Citations
23,204

Publication / Citation count by topic

Medicine
731 / 5,350
Engineering
508 / 4,633
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
490 / 6,894
Computer Science
329 / 2,741
Biology
324 / 3,224
Chemistry
296 / 2,650
Environmental Science
272 / 3,433
Physics
237 / 1,324
Business
215 / 1,344
Psychology
189 / 2,036
Demography
173 / 2,608
Materials Science
172 / 832
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
119 / 771
Mathematics
105 / 548
Economics
103 / 1,044
Health Science
80 / 532
Sociology
79 / 3,035
Art & Design
76 / 2,726
Physical Therapy
67 / 218
Public Health
66 / 826
Healthcare Management (MHA)
65 / 199
Political Science
59 / 172
Geography and Cartography
57 / 638
Geology
52 / 406
Nursing
48 / 325
Nutrition and Food Science
46 / 716
Environmental Management
46 / 1,029
Renewable Energy Engineering
45 / 758
Clinical Psychology
41 / 92
Epidemiology
41 / 941
Agricultural Science
40 / 483
Hospitality and Hotel Management
37 / 106
Communications and Public Relations
35 / 154
Sports / Exercise science
35 / 110
Family medicine
35 / 203
Math Teachers
34 / 63
History
34 / 175
Optical Engineering
33 / 196
Oncology and Cancer research
32 / 206
Machine Learning
32 / 246

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 7 117
1992 2 112
1993 6 109
1994 4 100
1995 6 158
1996 12 127
1997 11 124
1998 9 177
1999 7 193
2000 11 173
2001 16 231
2002 19 242
2003 14 271
2004 24 290
2005 24 336
2006 25 349
2007 30 378
2008 27 487
2009 35 503
2010 41 633
2011 43 741
2012 72 944
2013 70 1076
2014 72 1207
2015 73 1269
2016 84 1347
2017 82 1442
2018 246 1560
2019 482 2277
2020 727 4270
2021 760 6422

General info

Alternative names UWest
Founded 1990
Colors burgundy, gold
Academic Calendar August to December; January to May; June to August (for certain programmes)
Total FTE staff 66
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address 1409 Walnut Grove Ave
Rosemead, California, 91770
United States
City population 54,000
Phone 6265718811100

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