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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:443/

Public
Co-ed
26,455
Undergraduate
Students
(47.2%) 12,485 Women
(52.8%) 13,970 Men
1,460
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
55% of 39,726 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
December 1

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.55
SAT Math
580 average
510-640 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
565 average
510-620 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
23 average
19-27 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $27,097
Out-of-state: $39,247
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,126
Out-of-state: $19,276
Room and Board
$15,791
Average Percent of Need Met
52%
Average Freshman Award
$9,700
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$21,730
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Quarter
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
638
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
22.9% Asian
3.6% Black/African-American
50.2% Hispanic/Latino
3.8% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
15.9% White
3.2% Unknown
International Students
5.9% from 103 countries
First-Year Students Returning
89.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
22.8%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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