22,043
Students
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
65
65%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Cerritos College is a 2-year institution located in Norwalk, CA, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 11110 Alondra Boulevard
Norwalk, CA  90650-6298
United States
Contact Phone: 562-860-2451

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
Food Technology And Processing Checkmark
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, And Mexican-American/Chicano Studies Checkmark
Women's Studies Checkmark
Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Biology/biological Sciences Checkmark
Zoology/animal Biology Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Checkmark
Administrative Assistant And Secretarial Science Checkmark
Business Administration And Management Checkmark
Insurance Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
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Small Business Administration Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
Broadcast Journalism Checkmark
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Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services Associate Bachelors
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics And Special Effects Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
Computer Programming Checkmark
Computer Science Checkmark
Computer Systems Analysis Checkmark
Computer Systems Networking And Telecommunications Checkmark
Data Entry/microcomputer Applications Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
Kindergarten/preschool Education Checkmark
Physical Education Teaching And Coaching Checkmark
Technology/industrial Arts Teacher Education Checkmark
Engineering Associate Bachelors
Pre-engineering Checkmark
Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
Architectural Engineering Technology Checkmark
Biomedical Technology Checkmark
Drafting And Design Technology Checkmark
Electrical, Electronic And Communications Engineering Technology Checkmark
Industrial Technology Checkmark
Manufacturing Engineering Technology Checkmark
Plastics And Polymer Engineering Technology Checkmark
English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
English Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
French Checkmark
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Spanish Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Audiology And Speech-language Pathology Checkmark
Dental Hygiene Checkmark
Medical/clinical Assistant Checkmark
Pharmacy Checkmark
Physical Therapy Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
Alternative Fuel Vehicle Technology Checkmark
Autobody/collision And Repair Technology Checkmark
Automobile/automotive Mechanics Technology Checkmark
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
Biological And Physical Sciences Checkmark
Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Kinesiology And Exercise Science Checkmark
Sport And Fitness Administration/management Checkmark
Personal And Culinary Services Associate Bachelors
Cooking And Related Culinary Arts Checkmark
Cosmetology Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Religious Studies Checkmark
Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Chemistry Checkmark
Geology/earth Science Checkmark
Physical Sciences Related Checkmark
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Precision Production Associate Bachelors
Cabinetmaking And Millwork Checkmark
Machine Tool Technology Checkmark
Welding Technology Checkmark
Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
Criminal Justice/police Science Checkmark
Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Anthropology Checkmark
Economics Checkmark
Geography Checkmark
International Relations And Affairs Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
Sociology Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Art Checkmark
Cinematography And Film/video Production Checkmark
Dance Checkmark
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
Fashion/apparel Design Checkmark
Music Checkmark
Photography Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

38,002
Applied
24,736
Accepted
22,043
Enrolled
65%
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Female Admissions

20,694
Females Applied
13,121
Females Accepted
63%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

17,308
Males Applied
11,615
Males Accepted
67%
Acceptance Rate

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Tuition & Fees

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Fees

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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No

Student Body

22,043
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
1%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 69.92%
Black or African American 3.14%
White or Caucasian 4.54%
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.85%
Asian 8.43%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.56%
Two or more races 1.29%
Other 6.52%

Gender

Male (45.46%)
Female (54.54%)

Campus Life

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
Student-run television station Checkmark
Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Welcome Day, Falcon Games and Zombie Fest

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
WPMD Student Radio, Anxiety Gaming Club, Commercial Radio Club, Abilities Empowered and Student Athlete Captain's Club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Checkmark No
Basketball No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Football No Checkmark No
Golf No Checkmark No
Soccer No Checkmark No
Softball No No No
Swimming And Diving No Checkmark No
Tennis No Checkmark No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Volleyball No No No
Water Polo No Checkmark No
Wrestling No Checkmark No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Football No No No
Golf No No No
Soccer No Checkmark No
Softball No Checkmark No
Swimming And Diving No Checkmark No
Tennis No Checkmark No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Volleyball No Checkmark No
Water Polo No No No
Wrestling No No No

Faculty

845
Total Faculty
Full-time - 269
Part-time - 576
Male - 407
Female - 438