West Los Angeles College: Ranking & Review

Culver City Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 1697 6048
Top 36%

West Los Angeles College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

5,851 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

3,710 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

West Los Angeles 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.

West Los Angeles College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
Off-campus $19,634 $25,952
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

West Los Angeles College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $1,220 $7,746
Fees for full-time undergraduates $24 $24
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $46 $261

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 628 628
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 199 199
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 166 166
Health Professions and Related Programs 125 125
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 67 67
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians 46 46
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 46 46
Psychology 31 31
Visual and Performing Arts 30 30
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 23 23
Legal Professions and Studies 23 23
Social Sciences 22 22
Physical Sciences 13 13
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 10 10
English Language and Literature & Letters 9 9
Mathematics and Statistics 7 7
History 5 5
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 4 4
Education 2 2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Grand Total1,4561,456

A total of 1,456 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at West Los Angeles College.

Graduation rate16%13%18%

General info

Alternative namesWest L.A. College
West LA
West LA College
West L.A.
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff384
Instructional FTE228
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewlac.edu
Address9000 Overland Avenue
Culver City, California, 90230-3519
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large