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Fullerton College Overview

Fullerton College is a public institution situated in Fullerton, California. Fullerton is considered a suburb and offers tranquility and safety near the excitement of a city center.

What Is Fullerton College Known For?

8,403 Full-Time Undergraduates
$5,289 Avg Cost After Aid
  • The highest degree offered at Fullerton College is the associate's degree.
  • In 2017-2018, 41% of the faculty were full-time.

Fullerton College Rankings

Fullerton College was not ranked in College Factual's 2021 Best Overall Colleges report. This could be for a number of reasons, including lack of data.

The following table lists the notable rankings from College Factual that Fullerton College has received.

Notable Undergraduate Rankings for Fullerton College

Ranking Type Rank
Best Colleges for Diversity 1,010
Best Colleges for Non-Traditional Students 1,679

Where Is Fullerton College?

Location of Fullerton College

Contact details for Fullerton College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 321 E Chapman Avenue, Fullerton, CA 92832-2095
Phone: 714-992-7000
Website: www.fullcoll.edu

How Do I Get Into Fullerton College?

You can apply to Fullerton College online at: admissions.fullcoll.edu/online-application/

As long as you submit the requested materials to Fullerton College when applying, you shouldn't have to worry about getting in since the school has an open admissions policy.

Can I Afford Fullerton College?

5% Take Out Loans
14.0% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of Fullerton College is $5,289. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Fullerton College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$4,660 $5,299 $7,349 $8,996 $11,186

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Fullerton College, approximately 5% of students took out student loans averaging $4,665 a year. That adds up to $18,660 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Fullerton College is 14.0%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

Fullerton College Undergraduate Student Diversity

8,403 Full-Time Undergraduates
50% Women
76% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 24,124 undergraduate students at Fullerton College, with 8,403 being full-time and 15,721 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  Fullerton College

Gender Diversity

Of the 8,403 full-time undergraduates at Fullerton College, 50% are male and 50% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Fullerton College

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Fullerton College students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Fullerton College Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 1,134
Black or African American 321
Hispanic or Latino 4,610
White 1,505
International Students 237
Other Races/Ethnicities 596

Over 58 countries are represented at Fullerton College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are South Korea, China, and Vietnam.

Online Learning at Fullerton College

1,719 Took All Classes Online
5,132 Took At Least One Class Online
8.2% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 5,132 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Fullerton College has changed over the last few years.

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Online Growth Rankings of Fullerton College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Fullerton College was 8.2%. This is the #1,440 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Fullerton College regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Fullerton College Majors

Major Associate’s Bachelor’s Master’s Doctor’s
Accounting 10 0 0 0
Anthropology 15 0 0 0
Architectural Sciences & Technology 5 0 0 0
Audiovisual Communications 8 0 0 0
Building Management & Inspection 29 0 0 0
Business Administration & Management 381 0 0 0
Carpentry 3 0 0 0
Chemistry 47 0 0 0
Communication & Media Studies 75 0 0 0
Computer Information Systems 11 0 0 0
Computer Programming 15 0 0 0
Cosmetology 6 0 0 0
Criminal Justice & Corrections 123 0 0 0
Dance 3 0 0 0
Design & Applied Arts 15 0 0 0
Drafting & Design Engineering Technology 2 0 0 0
Drama & Theater Arts 9 0 0 0
Economics 49 0 0 0
Electromechanical Engineering Technology 12 0 0 0
Entrepreneurial Studies 3 0 0 0
Ethnic Studies 3 0 0 0
Fine & Studio Arts 55 0 0 0
Food, Nutrition & Related Services 6 0 0 0
General Biology 34 0 0 0
General Engineering 17 0 0 0
General English Literature 45 0 0 0
General Psychology 158 0 0 0
General Sales & Marketing 2 0 0 0
General Visual & Performing Arts 15 0 0 0
Geography & Cartography 5 0 0 0
Geological & Earth Sciences 1 0 0 0
Health & Physical Education 25 0 0 0
Health/Medical Prep Programs 40 0 0 0
History 35 0 0 0
Horticulture 7 0 0 0
Human Development & Family Studies 45 0 0 0
Industrial Production Technology 6 0 0 0
International Business 1 0 0 0
Journalism 19 0 0 0
Legal Support Services 26 0 0 0
Liberal Arts General Studies 255 0 0 0
Linguistics & Comparative Literature 31 0 0 0
Mathematics 60 0 0 0
Microbiological Sciences & Immunology 5 0 0 0
Music 5 0 0 0
Natural Resources Conservation 1 0 0 0
Other Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 849 0 0 0
Philosophy 7 0 0 0
Physics 16 0 0 0
Political Science & Government 34 0 0 0
Radio, Television & Digital Communication 43 0 0 0
Real Estate 4 0 0 0
Romance Languages 5 0 0 0
Sociology 166 0 0 0
Special Education 15 0 0 0
Textile & Apparel Studies 8 0 0 0
Vehicle Maintenance & Repair 13 0 0 0
Total 5,766 0 0 0

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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