Claremont Graduate University

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School Overview

Claremont Graduate University (sometimes referred to as CGU) is a private, graduate university that’s located about 30 miles east of Los Angeles in the city of Claremont, California. CGU is one of five undergraduate colleges that make up the Claremont Colleges consortium. Other member colleges include Harvey Mudd College, Scripps College, Pitzer College, Pomona College and Keck Graduate Institute of Applied Life Sciences. As a member of the Claremont Colleges consortium, CGU students are able to enroll in courses at other consortium schools.

Founded in 1925, CGU is the oldest all-graduate university in the nation. Many notable alumni, business professionals and political figures have graduated from CGU. CGU is composed of nine individual academic schools.

General Information

150 E Tenth St, Claremont, CA 91711-6160

General Phone:(909) 621-8000
Website URL:www.cgu.edu
Type of Institution:Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Awards Offered:Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Doctor’s degree – research/scholarship (new classification)
Campus setting:Suburb: Large
On-campus housing:Yes
Student Population:2,495 (0 undergraduate)
Ratio of students to faculty:15 to 1

Tuition & Fees

Average Graduate School Tuition & Fees
Tuition for In-state Students $35,748
In-state Student Fees $430
Tuition for Out-of-state Students $35,748
Out-of-state Student Fees $430


All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS Master Doctor AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 437 125 88
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 16 5 4
African Studies 4
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 9 5
Women’s Studies 7
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1 2
Botany/plant Biology 1 2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 148 1 71
Business Administration and Management, General 100 1 71
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other 34
Human Resources Management and Services, Other 14
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 30 6
Information Science/studies 30 6
Education 83 26 9
Education, General 8 26 9
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels 75
English Language and Literature/letters 9 10
Creative Writing 2
English Language and Literature, General 7 10
English Language and Literature/letters, Other
History 12 2
History, General 12 2
Human Services, General
Public Policy Analysis, General
Mathematics and Statistics 20 11
Applied Mathematics, General 3
Computational Mathematics 7
Mathematics, General 20 1
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, General 3
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, Other 3
Psychology 45 21 4
Psychology, General 45 21
Psychology, Other 4
Social Sciences 30 33
Demography and Population Studies 3
Economics, General 14 10
International Economics 1
International Relations and Affairs 6
Political Science and Government, General 6 23
Theology and Religious Vocations
Religious/sacred Music
Visual and Performing Arts 40 8
Fine and Studio Arts Management 8
Fine/studio Arts, General 29
Music, General 6
Musicology and Ethnomusicology 3 2
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

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Claremont Graduate University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(909) 621-8000
Website:www.cgu.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:app.applyyourself.com/?id=cgu
Address:150 E Tenth St, Claremont, CA 91711-6160
Setting:21
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,038
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*:2,021 (99% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$0
Out-of-state Tuition:$0
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$0

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Claremont Graduate University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Claremont Graduate University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies221
Biological and Biomedical Sciences12
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services142
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services111
Education331
English Language and Literature/Letters31
Health Professions and Related Programs11
History11
Mathematics and Statistics13
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies42
Psychology111
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences52
Visual and Performing Arts32
Grand total83221

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Claremont Graduate University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Education1
Psychology1
Grand total2

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Claremont Graduate University 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0
Books and supplies$0

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$33,846
Out-of-state$33,846

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid0%
Grant or scholarship aid0%$0
Student loan aid0%$0

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid0%$0
Federal student loans0%$0

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

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

Claremont Graduate University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,038
Undergraduate enrollment0
Graduate enrollment2,038

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

Claremont Graduate University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *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. CollegeAtlas.org 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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