Rank: 124

California State Polytechnic University-Pomona

Pomona, CAwww.cpp.edu
Median SAT/ACT
1070/24
Enrollment
23,064
Cal Poly Pomona's bedrock educational philosophy is learning by doing. As one of two polytechnic universities in California, the school's strengths include engineering, business, and architecture, but it has well-recognized programs in hospitality management, agriculture, and apparel merchandising and management, among others. It's also been designated a 'National Center of Academic Excellence' by the Department of Homeland Security and the...
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costs
Est. Full Price 2017-2018
$27,700
% of students who get any grants
67%
Est. price for students who receive aid
$14,700
Average price for low-income students
$9,000
Financial Aid from the College
% of students with need who get grants
77%
% of need met
52%
% of students who get merit* grants
N/A
Average merit grant
$1,700
student success
Graduation rate
63%
Average time to a degree
5.1 years
Average student debt
$15,000
Average salary within 5 years
$51,500
% of low-income students who become upper middle class
46%
admissions
Acceptance rate
39%
Median SAT/ACT Score
1070/24
SAT/ACT required?
Yes
key deadlines
Early decision application
N/A
Regular application
30-Nov

* Share of full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson's, PayScale.com, MONEY/College Measures calculations, Equality of Oppourtunity Project.

See what students are saying on Niche.com

This school was made with the idea of learn by doing and I've done a lot just in my first year. As a student I am constantly sent updates about current jobs and events. I can go to almost any professor in a department for help. And...
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I love Cal Poly Pomona because the students here are driven. Everyone seems to have a strong drive to do well. Students are competitive, which keeps you on your toes. Professors here are so intelligent and passionate about their classes....
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Being a student here at Cal Poly Pomona is a very great and rewarding experience. It is without a doubt one of the best schools in the CSU system. I am grateful to be attending this wonderful and rigorous university....
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* Share of full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson's, PayScale.com, MONEY/College Measures calculations, Equality of Oppourtunity Project.

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