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Los Angeles Pierce College Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

21,368 students

100% admitted

  • 6,220 full time
  • 15,148 part time
  • 2,960 men full time
  • 3,260 women full time
  • open enrollment

18,715 Undergraduates

$6,158 tuition/year

  • 2,653 Non-Degree
  • $6,158 out of state
  • $2 fees
  • N/A room & board
  • $1,665 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Far West Large City
Highest Degree Offered: Associate's degree
Level of Institution: At least 2 but less than 4 years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Student
  • 0
  • Pierce College deserves a rating of eight out of ten because the college itself does a fantastic job preparing their students for success. It encourages students of all ethnic backgrounds,…

  • Jul-26-2012 Read More
  • martin from Philadelphia, PA
  • 0
  • I love the fact that they treat everyone equal. My experience with the teachers are great, they love the students. Pierce is one of the greatest school in the country.…

  • May-31-2012 Read More
  • Aaron from West Hills, CA
  • 0
  • As community colleges go, it's excellent. It's still just a stepping stone to a real university though. And remember, ALWAYS REGISTER EARLY.…

  • Jun-12-2012 Read More
  • VVN
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  • So far, I've been enjoying the campus and the staff/workers have been very friendly and helpful. My professors right now care about the students' education and are willing to aid…

  • Jul-29-2012 Read More
  • Chuanda from Topanga, CA
  • 0
  • I wish that the budget cuts did not affect the number of classes being offered each semester. I find the campus a great place to be. My past professors have…

  • Jul-31-2012 Read More

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Emely from Los Angeles, CA
  • Jul-09-2011 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I will enjoy going to Pierce college, even though none of my high school friends are going to come here, I will be glad to meet many new people. The weather is wonderful in Woodland Hills, so i won't have any problem enjoying the campus.

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  • 5
  • GEORGE from NORTH HILLS, CA
  • Feb-06-2011 I am a past student here

    There's definitely a climate of rejection and under achievement, people seem to accuse each other of being at the community college level because they 'couldn't go anywhere else.' Too many people think being at Pierce is already a mark of failure. I graduated from Pierce with a two year degree in exactly two years and I am beyond thrilled about my time there, but I know its not the case for everyone. I definitely had fun, and I definitely made life-long friendships. The trick is to not see it as a dead end, because it isn't one.

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