Foothill College serves 14,605 students (27% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 34:1 is higher than the state community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Quick Stats (2023)
- Enrollment: 14,605 students
- In-state tuition: $1,551
- Out-state tuition: $8,256
- Student:teacher ratio: 34:1
- Minority enrollment: 69%
- Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
Foothill College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:
The teacher population of 434 teachers has grown by 48% over five years.
(CA) Community College Avg.
Four or more years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
The student population of Foothill College has declined by 6% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 has decreased from 35:1 over five years.
The Foothill College diversity score of 0.79 is more than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Student : Teacher Ratio
# Full-Time Students
# Part-Time Students
# Enrollment Undergraduate
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
# Full-Time Graduate Students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
Total Dormitory Capacity
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Two or more races
% Non Resident races
% Unknown races
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
The public in-state tuition of $1,551 is more than the state average of $1,246. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $8,256 is more than the state average of $6,603. The out-state tuition has declined by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
Out-State Tuition Fees
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
Median Debt for Graduates
Median Debt for Dropouts
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does Foothill College cost?
Foothill College's tuition is approximately $1,551 for In-State students and $8,256 for Out-State students.
What schools are Foothill College often compared to?
Foothill Collegeis often viewed alongside schools like De Anza College by visitors of our site.
What is Foothill College's ranking?
Foothill College ranks among the top 20% of community college in California for: Diversity in US community colleges and Highest graduate earnings (10 years post graduation).
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