Coleman University

8888 Balboa Ave, San Diego
CA, 92123-1506
Tel: (858)499-0202
848 students
Private not-for-profit

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School Highlights:
Coleman University serves 848 students (85% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 63%.
Coleman University is one of 22 community colleges within San Diego County, CA.
The nearest community college is International Professional School of Bodywork (0.2 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Coleman University Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 848 teachers has grown by 64% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment
848 students
1,287 students
Coleman University Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
723 students
832 students
Coleman University Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 125 students
1,021 students
Coleman University Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Coleman University sch enrollment Coleman University sta enrollment
# Undergraduate Students 704 students 1,269 students
# Graduate Students 144 students 42 students
Coleman University sch graduate Coleman University sta graduate
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
18%
2%
Coleman University Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
21%
7%
Coleman University Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
10%
12%
Coleman University Black (2006-2012)
% White
50%
66%
Coleman University White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Coleman University sch ethnicity Coleman University 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. 0.66 0.45
Coleman University Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $19,600 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $19,600 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $19,600 $5,845
Coleman University In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $19,600 $10,047
Coleman University Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 100%
78%
Coleman University Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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For San Diego public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,451 per year for in-state students and $9,745 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $17,778 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

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