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College of the Desert

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
$1,316
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)
$6,636

CTD Address

COLLEGE OF THE DESERT
43-500 MONTEREY ST
PALM DESERT, CA 92260
General info:(760) 346-8041
Financial aid office:(760) 773-8532
Admissions office:(760) 773-2516University Homepage

Tuition + CTD Housing (2013-2014)


Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 11,388
Total Students: 11,388
Male

46.4%
Female

53.6%
International

2%
African-American

4%
American Indian

0%
Asian

3%
Hispanic

63%
Pacific Islander

20%
Caucasian

24%
Unknown

1%

Financial Aid

41% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $24

75% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $1,564

4% receive student loans and the average amount is $4,797Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
Public 2-year Institution
Associate's--Public Suburban-serving Multicampus
Associates Colleges

Special Programs

Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record N/A
Secondary School GPA N/A
Secondary School Rank N/A
Test Scores N/A
Competencies N/A

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Student Services

Library On Campus
Remedial Services
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services
Day Care On Campus

Majors

• Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
• Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
• Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/
• Alternative Fuel Vehicle Technology/Technician
• Anthropology
• Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations
• Architectural Technology/Technician
• Art/Art Studies
• Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
• Biological and Physical Sciences
• Biology/Biological Sciences
• Building/Construction Site Management/Manager
• Building/Home/Construction Inspection/Inspector
• Business Administration and Management
• Business/Commerce
• Chemistry
• Child Care Provider/Assistant
• Child Care and Support Services Management
• Computer Graphics
• Computer Science
• Cooking and Related Culinary Arts
• Creative Writing
• Criminal Justice/Police Science
• Drafting and Design Technology/Technician
• Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
• Economics
• English Language and Literature
• Environmental Studies
• Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician
• General
• Geography
• Geology/Earth Science
• Heating
• History
• Hospitality Administration/Management
• Humanities/Humanistic Studies
• Information Technology
• Journalism
• Kinesiology and Exercise Science
• Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
• Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
• Mass Communication/Media Studies
• Mathematics
• Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
• Music
• Natural Resources/Conservation
• Other
• Philosophy
• Physics
• Political Science and Government
• Psychology
• Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
• Resort Management
• Retail Management
• Social Sciences
• Sociology
• Speech Communication and Rhetoric
• Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
• Turf and Turfgrass Management
• Ventilation

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