West Los Angeles College: Ranking & Review

Culver City
United States
Top 36%

West Los Angeles College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)10,4774,3766,101

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
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 Humanities628628
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service199199
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services166166
Health Professions and Related Programs125125
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services6767
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians4646
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences4646
Visual and Performing Arts3030
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies2323
Legal Professions and Studies2323
Social Sciences2222
Physical Sciences1313
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1010
English Language and Literature & Letters99
Mathematics and Statistics77
Biological and Biomedical Sciences44
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies
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
City population40,000