Golf Academy of America in San Diego

1950 Camino Vida Roble, Suite 125, Carlsbad
CA, 92008
Tel: 7607341208
260 students
Private, for profit
Golf Academy of America in San Diego is a two-year accredited golf college offering an associate’s degree in Golf Complex Operations and Management.  The program has a combined curriculum of golf instruction, golf course management, and golf business courses with two areas of emphasis: Golf Professional and General Golf Management.  Students may choose to have a dual emphasis or choose to specialize in one area only.  Golf Academy of America has over 45 full-time PGA professionals, plus business professionals and educators, all contributing to its superior reputation for a golf career education.
School Highlights:
Golf Academy of America in San Diego serves 260 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 63%.
Golf Academy of America in San Diego is one of 22 community colleges within San Diego County, CA.
The nearest community college is Kaplan College-San Diego (22.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Golf Academy of America in San Diego Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private, for profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 260 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment
260 students
1,273 students
Golf Academy of America in San Diego Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
260 students
829 students
Golf Academy of America in San Diego Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
Golf Academy of America in San Diego sch enrollment Golf Academy of America in San Diego sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan -
1%
% Asian -
2%
Golf Academy of America in San Diego Asian (2006-2011)
% Hawaiian 100%
1%
% Hispanic -
7%
Golf Academy of America in San Diego Hispanic (2006-2011)
% Black -
12%
Golf Academy of America in San Diego Black (2006-2011)
% White -
66%
Golf Academy of America in San Diego White (2006-2011)
% Two or more races -
2%
Golf Academy of America in San Diego More (2008-2011)
Golf Academy of America in San Diego sch ethnicity Golf Academy of America in San Diego sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.00 0.45
Golf Academy of America in San Diego Diversity Score (2006-2011)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $16,670 is more than the state average of $5,961. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $16,670 is more than the state average of $10,075. The out-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $16,670 $5,961
Golf Academy of America in San Diego In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $16,670 $10,075
Golf Academy of America in San Diego Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Established over 30 years ago, and with more than 5,000 graduates, Golf Academy of America has grown to five campuses throughout the United States: California, Arizona, Florida, South Carolina, and Texas. Students at Golf Academy of America in San Diego get weekly opportunities to play some of the region's best courses, including La Costa Resort and Spa, Aviara Golf Club, Torrey Pines Golf Course, Arrowood Golf Course, Vista Valley, Stoneridge Country Club and many more. San Diego is the site of the PGA's Buick Invitational, and the World Match Play Tournament Event held at the prestigious La Costa Resort.

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