546 reviews
  1. Aptos, CA
  2. 2 Year
B-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Professors
    C
  2. Value
    C+
  3. Diversity
    B+
  4. Safety
    NG
  5. Student Experience
    B
  6. Location
    B
Cabrillo College is ...
Public
Athletic Division
Other
Athletic Conference
Data not available
Address
6500 Soquel Dr
Aptos, CA 95003

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
100%
SAT Scores Range
Data not available
ACT Scores Range
Data not available
Application Fee
Data not available
SAT/ACT
Data not available
High School GPA
Data not available

Cost

Net Price
$9,635/ year
National
$15,431

Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $7,638/ year
  • $30-48k
    $8,416/ year
  • $49-75k
    $10,125/ year
  • $76-110k
    $11,988/ year
  • $110k+
    $14,153/ year

Academics

Professors
C
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
25:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
78%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.73 responses
41%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.66 responses
65%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.66 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
4,560Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
22%
Pell Grant
46%
Varsity Athletes
5%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
  • More opinions are needed to display this poll.Take our surveyto add your opinion.

After Cabrillo College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$32,100/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
31%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
80%
National
83%

More opinions are needed to display this poll.  Take our survey

Cabrillo College Reviews

546 reviews
All Categories
I love Cabrillo College. It has a small, community feel to it while at the same time quite a bit of diversity. The instructors are (mostly) out of this world fantastic. I feel very supportive here at Cabrillo, and there are many wonderful resources. There is free tutoring that you can sign up for in the library, where you schedule sessions that meet weekly. The Math Learning Center (MLC) is a wonderful place to go and seek assistance on assignments, which has always been helpful to me. I took algebra online, and walked away with a 98% in the class because of the support in the MLC. Additionally, the STEM center is wonderful for those in a STEM major. I go there frequently for Chemistry assistance, and love having a community of people to be around that are taking the same type of classes. Everyone there is really helpful, and I love that there is a big couch and kitchen that makes it feel like you are home. I received a free rental textbook this semester because of a program they have that allows students to rent textbooks for free until funds run out. I actually got through this semester without paying for a single book- and I'm taking two STEM classes and an English class!

All in all, Cabrillo is a fantastic value and a high quality education. A+.
Review Your College
Since switching from Blackboard to Canvas for the online courses, navigation and access to online materials has gotten one million times easier. I loved my online classes this semester. Most classes you take will have some element that is online, either posting lecture slides, discussion or assignments. Very easy once you get used to it, and the app for iPhone is great!
The counselors at Cabrillo College are knowledgeable, caring, and reliable. They have a wealth of information to help students succeed and attain their goals; whether that be earning a certificate, transferring, or completing an Associates Degree. The counselors carefully listen to what students have to say and don't speak down to students. Counselors also have credible information to give to students and have no problem cross checking information on multiple resources when they are unsure themselves.