Westmont College

Santa Barbara, CA, USA
3.90 Average Rating

Nestled in the Santa Barbara foothills, Westmont College is a Christian liberal arts college in southern California. Westmont confers bachelor’s degrees in 26 fields of study and is also home to 11 pre-professional academic programs. As a Christian institution, Westmont holds chapel services three times per week and attendance is required. Among Westmont’s social offerings, the annual Spring Sing features a Broadway-style showcase competition between all campus residence halls.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb or town
In-State Students
70%
Out-Of-State Students
26%
0
100
83%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 27
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1179
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. November 15, 2018
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Bachelor's
Total Number of Students
1,303
Total Number of Undergrads
1,303
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
74%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
78%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
12:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$30,787
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$41,850
Out-of-State Tuition
$41,850
0
100
80%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
92%
Average Aid Per Year
$33,174
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
37%
63%
Student Organizations
37
Size of Town
Suburb or town
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Santa Barbara
Los Angeles
San Francisco
Orange
San Diego
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
67%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$49,200
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What Students Are Saying

3.90 Average Rating
Welcoming Christian community and helpful staff. The classes are rigorous but very rewarding. The students there are very nice and I cannot wait to start going here.
Anonymous
Westmont is an all around outstanding Christian Liberal Arts school. It's commitments to personal relationships, spiritual development and academic excellence show how Westmont aims to not only mold perfect students but also members of society that will make change. Westmont truly does fulfill its mission as a Christian Liberal Arts school by creating truly exceptional, well rounded students
Michael from Anthem, AZ