West Coast University-Ontario

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$34,060

2.9% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$38,904

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

2.7%

Default Rate

2017 Acceptance Rate

92.6%

27 Applicants

2017 Enrolled Students

1,253

94.1% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

38.5%

10 Graduates

About

West Coast University-Ontario is a higher education institution located in San Bernardino County, CA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at West Coast University-Ontario were Registered Nursing (367 degrees awarded).

In 2017, 367 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at West Coast University-Ontario. 77.4% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 22.6% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (140 degrees), 1.3 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian (108 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at West Coast University-Ontario is $34,060, which is $20,060 more than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at West Coast University-Ontario is $34,060, which is $20,060 more than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $38,904.

In 2017, 59% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 90% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$34,060

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at West Coast University-Ontario was $34,060. The cost of tuition at West Coast University-Ontario is $20,060 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

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Average Net Price

$38,904

2017 Value

9.12%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 West Coast University-Ontario had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $38,904. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of West Coast University-Ontario grew by 9.12%.

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Other Student Expenses

$11,420

Room and Board

$1,721

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at West Coast University-Ontario was of $11,420 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,721. The cost of room and board increased by 1.24% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies increased by 9.76% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

59%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

90%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

59% of undergraduate students at West Coast University-Ontario received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a growth of 3.51% with respect to 2016, when 57% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

2.7%

2016 Default Rate

50

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at West Coast University-Ontario was 2.7%, which represents 50 out of the 1855 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

West Coast University-Ontario received 27 undergraduate applications in 2017, which represents a 8% annual growth. Out of those 27 applicants, 25 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 92.6% acceptance rate.

There were 1,253 students enrolled at West Coast University-Ontario in 2017, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

West Coast University-Ontario has an overall enrollment yield of 48%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

92.6%

Acceptance Rate in 2017

25

Accepted Out of 27

In 2017, the undergraduate acceptance rate of West Coast University-Ontario was 92.6% (25 admissions from 27 applications). This is higher than the acceptance rate of 2016, which was 88%. Between 2016 and 2017, the number of applicants grew by 8%, while admissions grew by 13.6%.

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SAT Scores

N/A%

Submission Percentage

N/A

Scores Submitted

N/A% of enrolled first-time students at West Coast University-Ontario in 2017 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

West Coast University-Ontario has a total enrollment of 1,253 students. The full-time enrollment at West Coast University-Ontario is 1,179 students and the part-time enrollment is 74. This means that 94.1% of students enrolled at West Coast University-Ontario are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at West Coast University-Ontario, both undergraduate and graduate, is 33.8% White, 29.5% Asian, 9.5% Two or More Races, 5.83% Black or African American, 3.19% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 1.52% Hispanic or Latino, and 1.44% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at West Coast University-Ontario in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (28.3%), followed by Asian Female (18.8%) and Asian Male (10.9%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

94.1%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at West Coast University-Ontario, both undergraduate and graduate, is 1,253 students. The full-time enrollment at West Coast University-Ontario is 1,179 and the part-time enrollment is 74. This means that 94.1% of students enrolled at West Coast University-Ontario are enrolled full-time compared with 71.1% at similar Special Focus Institutions.

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Retention Rate over Time

71%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at West Coast University-Ontario was 71%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Special Focus Institutions (71%), West Coast University-Ontario had a retention rate approximately the same as its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    423

  2. Asian

    370

  3. Two or More Races

    119

The enrolled student population at West Coast University-Ontario is 33.8% White, 29.5% Asian, 9.5% Two or More Races, 5.83% Black or African American, 3.19% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 1.52% Hispanic or Latino, and 1.44% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Special Focus Institutions is 44.7% White, 15.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 15.5% Black or African American.

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Graduates

In 2017, 201 more women than men received degrees from West Coast University-Ontario. The majority of degree recipients at West Coast University-Ontario are white (140 degrees awarded). There were 1.3 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian (108 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at West Coast University-Ontario is Registered Nursing (367 degrees awarded), followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at West Coast University-Ontario, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Health (367 degrees awarded).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at West Coast University-Ontario are Registered nurses (1,293,105 people), Medical & health services managers (134,634 people), Pharmacists (128,892 people), Nurse practitioners & nurse midwives (120,345 people), and Physicians (99,786 people).

The most specialized majors at West Coast University-Ontario are Health (367 degrees awarded).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at West Coast University-Ontario are Public relations specialists, Surgeons, Podiatrists, Physicians, and Chief executives & legislators

The most specialized majors at West Coast University-Ontario are Health (367 degrees awarded).

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Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at West Coast University-Ontario are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,404,787 people), Elementary & secondary schools (203,475 people), Outpatient care centers (190,696 people), Offices of physicians (183,832 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (124,020 people).

The most specialized majors at West Coast University-Ontario are Health (367 degrees awarded).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by West Coast University-Ontario.

Most Common

  1. 367 degrees awarded

  2. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

  3. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

In 2017, the most common bachelors degree concentration at West Coast University-Ontario was Registered Nursing with 367 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 83

  2. 284

In 2017, 83 degrees were awarded to men at West Coast University-Ontario, which is 0.292 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (284).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2017, 83 degrees were awarded to men at West Coast University-Ontario in Registered Nursing, which is 0.292 times less than the 284 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2017, 284 degrees were awarded to women at West Coast University-Ontario in Registered Nursing, which is 3.42 times more than the 83 male recipients with that same degree.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

White Male

Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at West Coast University-Ontario is Male and White (100% graduation rate). Across all Special Focus Institutions, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 10% of graduates (1 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    140 degrees awarded

  2. Asian

    108 degrees awarded

  3. Unknown

    74 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at West Coast University-Ontario is white (140 degrees awarded). There were 1.3 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian (108 degrees).

20.2% of degree recipients (74 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    113 degrees awarded

  2. Asian Female

    78 degrees awarded

  3. Asian Male

    30 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at West Coast University-Ontario is white female (113 degrees awarded). There were 1.45 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian female (78 degrees).

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