Overview

Student Population
23,917
Palomar College overview
Location San Marcos, California
Online palomar.edu
School Type Public 2 Year
Palomar College overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing No
Level of Study Undergrad

Located in San Marcos, California, Palomar College is a mid-size two year community college offering undergraduate programs. Palomar College has an open admission policy which permits enrollment by any high school graduate or GED holding student.  7,682 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 16,235 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $1,288 plus fees of $50.


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Admission Requirements
Open Admission

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Annual Cost to Attend

California Resident Tuition
$1,288
In State Costs for Palomar College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,918
Other Fees$50
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $13,778
Budget for Other Expenses$4,248
Total One Year Cost$21,282
Out of State Tuition
$8,652
Out of State Costs for Palomar College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,918
Other Fees$50
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $13,778
Budget for Other Expenses$4,248
Total One Year Cost$28,646

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$39,700 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
Data Not Available

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Palomar College students
Subject Percent of Class
Liberal Arts and Humanities 36%
Social Sciences 16%
General Studies 7%
Business 6%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=120971 IPEDS survey data for Palomar College.