Presentation on theme: "Four Systems of Higher Education"— Presentation transcript:
1 Four Systems of Higher Education Welcome to Programs NameMy Name is DeliaThis first part will be an overview of the 4 segments and then we will speak about the Cal state system.
2 An Overview Community Colleges California State University California State UniversityIndependent Colleges & UniversitiesUniversity of CaliforniaHere are the 4 basic options available in CaliforniaCommunity Colleges- Like Fullerton College, Cerritos College, Cypress College, Saddleback College, Santa Ana CollegeCalifornia State University- Like Cal State Fullerton, Cal State Long Beach, Cal Poly Pomona, …University of Claifornia- Like UCLA, UCR, Cal Berkley, UC DavisPrivate Institutions- Like Chapman University, Azusa Pacific University, Claremont McKenna
3 The California Community Colleges Number of Campuses-110 Campuses throughout CaliforniaRequired Entrance Exam-None requiredDegrees OfferedAssociate degrees and vocational certificatesCost-$26 per unit
4 California State University Application ProcessApply Oct.1- Nov.30$55 application fee, apply at:Requirements:Complete A-G ACT or SAT I Eligibility Index of 2900 using SAT or 694 using ACT (GPA X 800) + SAT I total (GPA X 200) + (10 X ACT Composite)Take English Placement Test (EPT) and Entry Level math (ELM) unless exemptCSU draws from the top 33% of CA’s h.s. graduatesEstimated CostsWith ParentsOn-CampusFees$2,990Books and Supplies$1,200Food and Housing$3,214$7,174Transportation$1,116$1,000Misc, Personal$2,300Estimated Costs$10,820$14,664FYI-Entrance Exam-Some campuses will say SAT only for Students with 3.0 GPA but now with impaction studentsTuition is Accurate - used the current Financial aid stats given to University outreachDegrees OfferedBachelors, Masters, and Doctoral degrees in Education (at some campuses)
5 The University of California Application processApply Nov. 1- Nov $55 application fee, apply at:UC draws from the top 12.5% of CA’s H.S. graduatesRequired Entrance ExamsComplete A-G SAT Reasoning or ACT plus writing and SAT Subject examsEstimated CostsFees$6,780Books and Supplies$1,450Health Insurance Allowance$670Room and Board$10,880Personal/ Transportation$2,370Estimated Costs$22,150Degrees OfferedBachelors, Masters, Doctoral and Professional Degrees
6 Independent Colleges & Universities Application ProcessMost applications are available at:Deadlines vary, please check with individual campusesSome campuses recommend while others require:essaysletters of recommendationsinterviewsOver 75 independent colleges and universities in CARequirementsUse A-G requirements as a guidelineSAT Reasoning or ACT (some schools may require SAT Subject Test)Always check with individual campuses for admission criteriaAverage Estimated CostsTuition and Fees$31,000Books and Supplies$1,200Room and Board$9,000Estimated Costs$41,200Degrees OfferedAssociates, Bachelors, Masters, Doctoral, and Professional Degrees
7 Required Courses UNIVERSITY SAUSD a b c d e f g 30 credits – History/Social Science credits – History/Social Science40 credits of English credits of English30 credits of Math (including geometry) 30 credits of Math algebra 1, geometry & algebra II30 credits of Science credits of Science20 credits of Foreign Language –40 credits of Foreign Language same language same language10 credits of Fine Arts credits of Fine Arts45 credits of high school electives 10 – 40 college prep electives20 credits of Physical Education5 credits of Health5 credits of College Career PlanningHigh School: A, B, C & D is passing.University: A, B & C only.
8 Pre-Calculus or Calculus The A-G Study PatternCollege Preparatory Requirements9thGrade10th11th12thTotal UnitsABCDEFGHistory / Social Science-2 yearsWorld History / Cultures / World CivilizationsUS HistoryGovernment / Civics(1 semester)2.5 Years / UnitsEnglish: 4 Years4 Years / UnitsCollege Prep English4 years completed with a C or betterMath: 3 Years,4 RecommendedAlgebra or GeometryGeometry orAlgebra 2Algebra 2 orPre-Calculus3 Years / UnitsPre-Calculus or Calculus4 Years / UnitsLaboratory Science:2 Years, 3 RecommendedBiologyChemistry2 Years / UnitsPhysics3 Years / UnitsLanguage Other Than English: 2 Years3 RecommendedSpanish 1Spanish 22 Years / UnitsThe College Prep Plan-A- 2 Years: Social Science, Including One year of US History and American Government- American Government and Econ or Civics is usually a one year class and a requirement for Graduation.B- 4 Years: College Prep English- No remedial or ESL Courses*C- 3 Years: Mathematics (Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II; Integrated mathematics including these)*D- 2 Years: Science with a Laboratory (one year biological and one year physical)*E- 2 Years: Foreign Language (the same Language)F- 1 Year: Visual & Performing Arts: Art, Dance, Theatre/ Drama or MusicG- 1 Year: Elective chosen from the subject areas listed above or approved college preparatory elective CoursesSpanish 33 Years / UnitsVisual andPerforming Arts:1 Year- Same courseArt1 Year / UnitsCollege Preparatory Elective: 1 YearEconomics (1 semester).5 Years / UnitsEarth Science1.5 Years / Units15 Years/ Units21 Years/ Units
9 Systems at a Glance System Number of Campuses Approximately$2,900 per yearBachelors, Masters,And limited Doctoral DegreesACT or SAT Reasoning23California State University(CSU)Approximately$ 6,780 per yearBachelors, Masters, Doctoral and, Professional DegreesACT plus writing orSAT Reasoning andtwo SAT Subject Tests10University of California(UC)Average$31,000 per yearAssociates, Bachelors, Masters, Doctoral, and Professional DegreesVaries: (Check with College or University of your choice)More than 75Independent Colleges and Universities$26 per unitAssociate degrees and vocational certificatesEnglish and math Placement test prior to enrolling109California Community Colleges(CCC)Number of CampusesRequired Entrance Exam(s)Degrees OfferedAverage Calculated--- using the tuition costs of the local private schools listed below( )/4= $29, average cost per yearSome notes of Interest Re: Private Universities & CollegesChapman University $23,950 per YearHarvey Mudd College $28,012 per Year- plus additional fees plus Room & BoardClaremont McKenna Colleges---$36,880 per YearStanford University $28,563 per Year- with Room & Board Books etc- 40,591 per year~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Harvard $27,448Health Services Fee $1,264Student Services Fee------$1,908Room $4,974Board $4,286Subtotal - billed cost--$39,880Personal Expenses $2,570Total billed and unbilled costs-----$42,450 per YearStudent Fees / Tuition(subject to change)