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Foothill College
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  • 4 Year
  • LOS ALTOS HILLS, CA

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade A+
  5. Athletics
    grade C
  6. Party Scene
    grade C minus
  7. Professors
    grade C
  8. Location
    grade B+
  9. Dorms
    grade unavailable
  10. Campus Food
    grade unavailable
  11. Student Life
    grade B+
  12. Safety
    grade A

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Foothill is a public college located in Los Altos Hills, California in the San Francisco Bay Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 4,169 undergraduate students. The Foothill acceptance rate is 100%. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Psychology, and Business. Graduating 61% of students, Foothill alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $33,400.

About

12345 EL MONTE RD
LOS ALTOS HILLS, CA 94022
Athletic Division
CCCAA
Athletic Conference
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Foothill College Rankings

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Foothill Admissions

Acceptance Rate
100%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
No data available  
ACT Range
No data available  
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
No data available  
Early Decision/Early Action
No data available  

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Cost

Net Price
$6,662 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$4,661 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
45%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
27:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
92%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 51 responses
68%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 53 responses
73%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 52 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
41
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
15
Online Associates Programs
26
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    19%
  • On Campus
    45%
  • Online
    36%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
4,169 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
10,954
Undergrads Over 25
25%
Pell Grant
17%
Varsity Athletes
5%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 3 responses
  • Focused
    67%
  • International
    33%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$46,500 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
61%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
83%
National
83%

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