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COLLEGE OF THE DESERT INFORMATION


College of the Desert is located in Palm Desert, California and is a public college. College of the Desert is a two year college and offers Associate's Degrees, and a number of different programs and courses.

College of the Desert is in a relatively urban area (in or near a city), which may be something you prefer if you like a city lifestyle as a student.

College of the Desert has a rolling admissions policy, which means that you can apply throughout the year for the upcoming semester.

College of the Desert is relatively smaller in size with an enrollment of only 9,425 students.

College of the Desert accepts about 100% of its applicants on average, and 28% of the students receive some sort of financial aid for college at College of the Desert.

If you are looking for more information on financial aid at College of the Desert, you can may want to contact Dr. Diane Ramirez, who is the Vice President of Student Services at College of the Desert. You may also qualify for free grants for college in California to attend College of the Desert.

If you have taken some advanced placement courses with an applicable test, or obtained credit from an other college, you may be eligible to transfer that credit to College of the Desert.

College of the Desert offers the following co-op opportunities and programs to its students:

  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • Vocational Arts

QUICK FACTS ABOUT COLLEGE OF THE DESERT

College of the Desert Address:


43-500 Monterey Avenue
Palm Desert, California 92260-9399
Phone: 760-346-8041
Fax: 760-341-8678
Web Site: http://www.collegeofthedesert.edu/

College of the Desert admission closing date:


Rolling

Does College of the Desert offer Associate's degrees?


Yes

Does College of the Desert offer Bachelor's degrees?


No

Does College of the Desert offer Master's degrees?


No

Does College of the Desert offer Doctoral degrees?


No

College of the Desert graduation rate:


48%

College of the Desert retention rate:


95%

College of the Desert tuition cost (estimate):


$818



Financial Aid is available only to those who qualify.

Is College of the Desert a private college?


No

Is College of the Desert a coed college?


Yes

College of the Desert school calendar:


Semester

Is College of the Desert a 2 year or 4 year college?


2 Years
Please Note: Length of programs pertain to finishing programs in normal time.

College of the Desert enrollment:


9,425 Students

Percentage of applicants accepted to College of the Desert


100%

Percentage of students at College of the Desert receiving financial aid:


28%

Percentage of African American students:


3.3%

Percentage of Native American students:


.7%

Percentage of Asian students:


3.6%

Percentage of Hispanic students:


44.4%

Percentage of Caucasian students:


39.9%







Other Activities Nearby:


Golf Courses in Palm Desert


Data provided by Data-lists.com Universities and Colleges Database. Data last updated on 2007-10-10.

COLLEGE OF THE DESERT IN CALIFORNIA GRANTS, SCHOLARSHIPS AND FINANCIAL AID INFORMATION

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