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Cal Poly, Pomona, is a public university. Founded in 1938 as a branch of Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, it gained independent status in 1966. Programs are offered through the Colleges of Agriculture, Business Administration, Engineering, Environmental Design, and Science, and Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences and the Schools of Education and Integrative Studies and Hotel and Restaurant Management. Its 1,437-acre campus is located 30 miles from Los Angeles. Campus architecture includes Spanish-style as well as modern design.

Website: www.cpp.edu/

Public
Co-ed
24,319
Undergraduate
Students
(46.2%) 11,232 Women
(53.8%) 13,087 Men
1,575
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
55% of 36,574 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
November 30

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.49
SAT Math
510-630 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
556 average
500-610 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
23 average
20-27 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $27,367
Out-of-state: $39,247
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,396
Out-of-state: $19,276
Room and Board
$15,791
Average Percent of Need Met
62%
Average Freshman Award
$10,980
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$22,228
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Quarter
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
607
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 3% of classes
10-19 students: 11% of classes
20-29 students: 24% of classes
30-39 students: 34% of classes
40-49 students: 15% of classes
50-99 students: 11% of classes
Over 100 students: 2% of classes
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Campus Life

Pomona Population
150,812
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Los Angeles
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing
10% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Bronco Billy
Sororities
1% of women participate
Fraternities
2% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
23.8% Asian
3.6% Black/African-American
46.5% Hispanic/Latino
4.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
17.9% White
3.6% Unknown
International Students
6.5% from 107 countries
First-Year Students Returning
87.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
17.8%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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