B-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Professors
    B-
  2. Value
    C+
  3. Diversity
    B+
  4. Safety
    A-
  5. Student Life
    B+
  6. Location
    B+
Saddleback College is ...
Public
Athletic Division
Other
Athletic Conference
Address
28000 Marguerite Pky
Mission Viejo, CA 92692

Admissions

Cost

Net Price
$13,525/ year
National
$15,403
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $10,115/ year
  • $30-48k
    $11,089/ year
  • $49-75k
    $13,634/ year
  • $76-110k
    $15,187/ year
  • $110k+
    $16,853/ year

Academics

Professors
B-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
25:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
74%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.138 responses
47%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.134 responses
69%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.134 responses
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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
6,003Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
16%
Pell Grant
24%
Varsity Athletes
6%
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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$33,900/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
40%
National
48%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
78%
National
83%

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Saddleback College was a great experience for me! It was the first college I attended, but I can honesty say after high school it was such a refreshment! The most amazing thing that I love about this college is that the school really chooses their professors wisely. There hasn't been a professor that wasn't highly educated and well-spoken. It was such a blessing to know that every class was going to be informative and have so much care from all of these amazing professors! One thing I would change is to maybe have a bit more resources for transferring students! Even though they have an amazing transfer and counseling center, it was always a bit tough getting in for an appointment because of how busy it was. But other than that it was a great school! Many amazing memories!
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With my short time at Saddleback College, it has prepared me to enter the real world as well as help me transfer to Cal State Long Beach for Economics. Saddleback College is the perfect stepping stone for anyone who does not know what they want to major in or just to save money on schooling. The campus, faculty, and students are truly amazing, and I cannot wait to see where the school is heading in the future!
Saddleback College has been a door-opener in my life. I went started attending this school thinking that this school did not have much to offer. Once I sat through my classes, I was amazed. The professors were knowledgeable in their field of study.

In my math class, my professor noticed me excelling in the class and offered me a position as a tutor in the LRC. That was a life changing opportunity. Because of that offer, I have changed my major to become a math professor.

If I could, I would choose my school again!