Vanguard University of Southern California

Vanguard University of Southern California

Costa Mesa, California


Vanguard University of Southern California

Vanguard University of Southern California is a private not-for-profit, four or more years institution located in Costa Mesa, California. The campus is situated in a midsize city area and is home to 1,920 undergraduate students.

Frequently Asked

How difficult is it to get into Vanguard University of Southern California?

Admission into Vanguard University of Southern California is fairly competitive with an acceptance rate of 49%. Male students have an acceptance rate of 50% compared to female students with an acceptance rate of 49%.

What SAT score is required for Vanguard University of Southern California?

The SAT scores of admitted students range from 970 to 1160.

What ACT score is required for Vanguard University of Southern California?

The ACT scores of admitted students range from 18 to 24.

How much does it cost to attend Vanguard University of Southern California?

The cost of undergraduate tuition and fees for attending Vanguard University of Southern California for an academic year is $35,100. Both in-state and out-of-state students pay the same tuition. Including the cost of living of $14,800 (for room and board, books and supplies and other miscellaneous expenses), raises the cost from $35,100 to $49,900 for an academic year. 100% of undergraduate students at Vanguard University of Southern California receive financial aid reducing the average cost paid by students to $20,376.

What degrees are offered at Vanguard University of Southern California?

The degrees offered at Vanguard University of Southern California include "less than one year certificate", "associate's degree", "bachelor's degree", "master's degree" and "post-master's certificate".

What are the popular majors at Vanguard University of Southern California?

The most popular programs/majors at Vanguard University of Southern California include "Psychology, General", "Business Administration, Management and Operations"" and "Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin".

What is the graduation rate at Vanguard University of Southern California?

The graduation rate at Vanguard University of Southern California is 59%.

What is the debt of graduating Vanguard University of Southern California students? What is the earnings?

The median debt of Vanguard University of Southern California students is $17,500 and after college, former students in their mid-career (10 years after entry) earn an average salary of $48,800.

Overview

College Category

Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above

Student-to-faculty Ratio

15

Awards Offered

Less than one year certificate

Associate's degree

Bachelor's degree

Master's degree

Post-master's certificate

City

Costa Mesa

College Type

Private not-for-profit

Campus Housing

Yes

Location Setting

Midsize City

Average Grant or Scholarship Aid

$26,381

General

Address

55 Fair Dr
Costa Mesa, California 92626

Admissions

Vanguard University of Southern California has an acceptance rate of 49%. The acceptance rate of 49% implies that for every 100 students that applied 49 students got accepted. 3,976 students appied to Vanguard University of Southern California. 49% of the students that applied got accepted, and 25% that that got accepted enrolled.

Number of Applicants

3,976

Acceptance Rate

49%

The SAT composite score at Vanguard University of Southern California ranged from 970 to 1160. The ACT composite score at Vanguard University of Southern California ranged from 18 to 24.

SAT Composite970 - 1160
ACT Composite18 - 24
Application Fee$45
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Costs to Attend

The cost for undergraduate students to attend Vanguard University of Southern California for an academic year can be broken down into $34,500 for tuition, $600 for fees, $1,900 for books and supplies, $9,430 for room and board and $3,470 for other expenses. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.

Tuition and Fees

$35,100
Tuition$34,500
Fees$600
Books and supplies$1,900
Room and board$9,430
Other expenses$3,470
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Students

Vanguard University of Southern California has 1,920 undergradute students. 32% of the undergraduate students are male compared to 68% female.

Undergradute Enrollment

1,920

Enrollment by gender

32%

32% men

68%

68% women

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Academics

The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Vanguard University of Southern California is 59%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 53% compared to 61% for female undergraduate students.

The retention rate for undergraduate students at Vanguard University of Southern California is 76%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.

Graduation Rate

59%

Graduation Rate by Gender

53%

53% men

61%

61% women

Retention Rate

76%
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After College

The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Vanguard University of Southern California is $48,800 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $23,500 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $63,800.

Mean Earnings After 10 Years

$48,800

Earnings Range After 10 Years

$23,500 - $63,800

Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years

68%

The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Vanguard University of Southern California is 86% compared to 14% of former students 10 years after entry not working.

Working Status

86%

86% percent_working

14%

14% percent_not_working

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Programs and Majors

The largest programs/majors at Vanguard University of Southern California include "Psychology, General" with 82 graduates followed by "Business Administration, Management and Operations" with 71 graduates, "Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin" with 47 graduates, "Communication and Media Studies" with 33 graduates and "Religion/Religious Studies" with 30 graduates.

Program/MajorGraduates
Psychology, General82
Business Administration, Management and Operations71
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin47
Communication and Media Studies33
Religion/Religious Studies30

ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving bachelors degree.

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