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Foothill College
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  • 2 Year
  • LOS ALTOS HILLS, CA

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Professors
    grade C+
  2. Value
    grade A minus
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Safety
    grade A
  5. Student Life
    grade A+
  6. Location
    grade A minus

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Foothill is a highly rated public college located in Los Altos Hills, California in the San Francisco Bay Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 4,016 undergraduate students. The Foothill acceptance rate is 100%. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Psychology, and Business. Graduating 59% 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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Admissions

Acceptance Rate
100%
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  

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Cost

Net Price
$8,752 / 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
$3,794 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
70%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
26:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
92%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 51 responses
67%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 54 responses
72%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 53 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    2%
  • On Campus
    17%
  • Online
    80%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
4,016 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
10,589
Undergrads Over 25
42%
Pell Grant
21%
Varsity Athletes
5%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 4 responses
  • Focused
    50%
  • International
    50%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$46,500 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
59%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
83%
National
83%

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