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Palomar College
Location San Marcos, CA
Setting Small City
Enrollment 17,655
Type Public 2 Year
National Ranking
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit
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Palomar College
Tuition (In State) $1,288
Tuition (Out of State) $10,584
Room & Board $22,338
Avg Net Price $8,476
Avg Grant Aid $5,896
% Receiving Grant Aid 80%


Palomar College
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Admitted -
Acceptance Rate Open
Enrolled % Open
Avg High School GPA -
Typical High School Grades -
Admissions Standards Unavailable
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Palomar College
Student to Faculty Ratio 21:1
Popular Majors
  • Liberal Arts and Humanities (36%)
  • Social Sciences (16%)
  • General Studies (7%)
  • Business (6%)
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting (6%)


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Graduation Rate -
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $39,700
Making Student Loan Payments 30%
Median Student Loan Debt $7,000
Median Loan Payment $72


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% Men 53%
% Women 47%
Racial Diversity Very High
% White 40%
% Black 3%
% Hispanic 40%
% Native American 1%
% Pacific Islander 0%
% Two or More Races 5%
% International 1%
% Unknown Race 3%


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% In-State 94%
% Out-of-State 0%


Palomar College
Campus Housing No
Freshman Dorm Required No
Meal Plan No
Weekend/Evening Classes No
Daycare Facility Yes
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education IPEDS and College Scorecard