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California State Polytechnic University-Pomona

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Rating

Public

Type

28,547

Students

$17,622

Tuition

55%

Acceptance

#102

Ranking

Large Suburb

Campus Setting

Pomona, CA

3801 West Temple Avenue, Pomona, CA 91768

California State Polytechnic University-Pomona is a very large public college located in Pomona, CA ranked 42ndin California. It has a total of 26,549 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 54.59% of applicants. California State Polytechnic University-Pomona offers 93 different majors and is best known for its landscape architecture, electrical engineering technologies, and manufacturing engineering programs (nationally ranked 3rd, 4th, and 5th respectively). With a tuition cost of $5,742 for in-state students and $17,622 for those from out-of-state, California State Polytechnic University-Pomona is reasonably priced. 67.5% of students graduate moving on to the next phase of their lives, employment. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $54,000 per year, which is 30% above the national median.

Rankings

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Cost

$19,276/Year
Above Average

California State Polytechnic University-Pomona

$19,276

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$40,422/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$31,618/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

55%Acceptance
Average

California State Polytechnic University-Pomona

55%

National

69%
Sat

1010 - 1270

95% of students submit

Admissions Yield

17%

ACT

18 - 27

23% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$70

Students

26,549Undergrads
Large Student Population

Full-Time

3,776

Part-Time

87
Male

53%

In-state

83%

Female

47%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

19%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
23% Business Administration and Management, General6% Hospitality Administration/Management, General4% Civil Engineering, General66% Others

23% Business Administration and Management, General

6% Hospitality Administration/Management, General

4% Civil Engineering, General

66% Others

Business Administration and Management, General

23%

1211 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Management, General

6%

300 Graduates

Civil Engineering, General

4%

228 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

4%

220 Graduates

Computer Science

4%

210 Graduates

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

4%

198 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

3%

181 Graduates

Psychology, General

3%

149 Graduates

Academics

C+
Professors
StudentsProfessors28:128:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

28

Number of Library Books

517,449

Academic Spend per Student

$7,032

Full-time Retention Rate

86%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$39,900/Year

California State Polytechnic University-Pomona

$39,900

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$39,900

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$54,000

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

67%