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Golden West College Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

13,919 students

100% admitted

  • 4,828 full time
  • 9,091 part time
  • 2,360 men full time
  • 2,468 women full time
  • open enrollment

12,769 Undergraduates

$1,104 tuition/year

  • 1,150 Non-Degree
  • $1,104 in state
  • $68 fees
  • N/A room & board
  • $1,664 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Far West Large suburb
Highest Degree Offered: Associate's degree
Level of Institution: At least 2 but less than 4 years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Sean Chea
  • 0
  • golden west college is a simple, hard-working campus. the staff here are super friendly, informative, and helpful. i wish it were a university so i don't have to leave it…

  • Feb-06-2012 Read More
  • Brechan
  • 0
  • It a very chill campus. Some of the professors are really good, while others are not. Same goes for the academic counselors, I recommend Michelle.…

  • Mar-15-2012 Read More
  • pamela from Fountain Valley, CA
  • 0
  • Golden West College is a wonderful school, and is well balanced, all around good junior college. Having taking a class in almost every department, I can say that some teachers…

  • Mar-28-2012 Read More
  • Sandra from Westminster, CA
  • 0
  • It's a great school with great teachers. They are always willing to help you succeed and will do whatever it takes to make sure you accomplish your goals. They are…

  • May-19-2012 Read More
Mission Statement

The mission of Golden West College is to support students' goals and interests in higher education, develop their employment skills, prepare them to be productive citizens, and respond to community needs by providing a range and variety of educational programs; two year degrees; transfer preparation; career and technical training, and remedial activities. We encourage all members of our learning communities to grow to their maximum potential as they contribute to the well-being of our diverse society.

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Melissa from Huntington Beach, CA
  • Sep-26-2011 I am a current student here

    Its a nice campus, they keep it clean, have good food, nice places to hang out, like the student center and the California Native Garden. The people in the bookstore are friendly and help out.

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