Cypress College

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General Information

Admission Office

9200 Valley View Street
Cypress, CA 90630
(714) 484-7346
Fax: (714) 484-7446

Contact: Dave Wassenaar
Dean of Admissions and Records
Main Address

9200 Valley View Street
Cypress, CA 90630
(714) 484-7000


Total undergrads: 16,670


Urban setting
Small city (50,000 – 249,999)
Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Not reported

College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies
Asian Studies A
Latin American Studies A

Arts, Visual & Performing
Art – General A
Arts – General A,C
Commercial/Advertising Art A
Dance A
Drama/Theater Arts A,C
Music – General A
Music – General Performance A,C
Photography C
Theater Design/Stagecraft A,C

Business, Management, & Marketing
Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A
Hospitality/Recreation Marketing A,C
Information Processing/Data Entry A,C
Management Information Systems A,C
Management Science A
Office Clerical Services A,C
Tourism/Travel Services A,C

Communications & Journalism
Journalism A

Communications Technologies
Photographic/Film Technology C

Computer & Information Sciences
Computer Graphics C
Computer Programming – General C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C
Data Processing Technology A,C
Information Sciences/Systems A,C

Education – General A
Elementary Education A
Physical Education A
Secondary Education A
Technology/Industrial Arts Education A

Engineering – General A

English Language & Literature
English Language & Literature – General A
Speech/Rhetorical Studies A

Family & Consumer Sciences
Institutional Food Production A,C

Foreign Language & Literature
French A
German A
Spanish A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences
Dental Assistance A,C
Dental Hygiene A,C
Dental Laboratory Technology A
Health Services – General A
Medical Assistance A
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Records Administration A,C
Medical Records Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Predentistry A
Premedicine A
Prepharmacy A
Preveterinary Medicine A
Substance Abuse Counseling C

History – General A

Law & Legal Studies
Court Reporting A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Aircraft Mechanics A,C
Auto Body Repair A,C
Automotive Technology A,C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C

Parks, Recreation & Fitness
Health/Physical Fitness C

Personal & Culinary Services
Culinary Arts/Related Services A,C
Funeral Services/Mortuary Science A,C

Philosophy & Religion
Philosophy A

Physical Sciences
Chemistry A
Geology A
Physics A

Psychology – General A

Public Administration & Services
Human Services A,C

Social Sciences
Anthropology A
Economics A
Geography A
Political Science/Government A
Sociology A

Transportation & Materials Moving
Air Transportation A,C
Airline – Commercial Pilot/Flight Crew A,C
Aviation Management A
Flight Attendance A,C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Cypress College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (714) 484-7000
Type of School: 4-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 9200 Valley View, Cypress, CA 90630-5897
Setting: Suburb: Large
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 15,679
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 25 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 10,882 (69% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $1,142
Out-of-state Tuition: $6,878
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 78%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,299

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Cypress College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Cypress College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 1311
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 3
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 51
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 114
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 21
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 1210
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 21
Legal Professions and Studies 3
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 12
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 42
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 12
Personal and Culinary Services 431
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences 3
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 21
Social Sciences 15
Transportation and Materials Moving 53
Visual and Performing Arts 56
Grand total 72671

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Cypress College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $1,142
Out-of-state $6,878
Books and supplies $1,971

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 1,107 78%
Grant or scholarship aid 1,099 77% $5,299
Student loan aid 14 1% $4,595

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 9,558 61% $3,107
Federal student loans 245 2% $6,815

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Cypress College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Cypress College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Cypress College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 15,679
Undergraduate enrollment 15,679
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Cypress College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Board of Funeral Service Education, Committee on Accreditation
    • Funeral Service Education (FUSER) - Institutions and programs awarding diplomas, associate degrees and bachelor's degrees
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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