Foothill College

Los Altos Hills, CA

Foothill College

Los Altos Hills, CA

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Tuition & Fees

Not Reported

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

Not Reported

Not Reported

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undergraduateRatios

57%

male

59%

female

-

students

1

faculty

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Not Selective

100%

acceptance rate

Accepted 5,697
Declined
Total Received 5,697
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Public

13,594

undergraduate students

2,171

graduate students

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School Facts

Foothill College, founded in 1957, is a public two-year liberal arts institution. Its 122-acre campus is located in Los Altos Hills, CA.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 15,765
Established in 1958
Coeducational Coeducational

122-acre campus in Los Altos Hills (population: 8,580), 15 miles from San Jose. Air and bus serve San Jose; train serves Mountain View (five miles). Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Suburbs
  • Metropolitan area: San Jose
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: San Jose International

Foothill College
12345 El Monte Road
Los Altos Hills, CA
94022-4599

Top Events

  • Career Day
  • Club Day
  • Transfer Day
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Choral groups

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Late-night transport/escort service

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
10%
Top 1/4
35%
Top 1/2
50%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

Not Reported

Not Reported

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions no

Not Selective

100%

acceptance rate

Accepted 5,697
Declined
Total Received 5,697

Admissions Factors

Not Reported

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 109
Accepts International Baccalaureate no
Offers English as a second language yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Basketball
Football
Soccer
Softball
Swimming and diving
Tennis
Volleyball
Water polo

Intramural Sports Men

Basketball, Football, Softball, Volleyball

Intramural Sports Women

Basketball, Football, Softball, Volleyball

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Athletic Conference

NJCAA

Majors

Assc. Bach.
Accounting
Administration of Special Education
American/United States Studies/Civilization
Anthropology
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art/Art Studies, General
Athletic Training/Trainer
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Chemistry, General
Child Development
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
Communication, General
Comparative Literature
Computer Science
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Economics, General
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
English Language and Literature, General
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Geography
Graphic Design
History, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Japanese Language and Literature
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Mathematics, General
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Music Technology
Music, General
Nanotechnology
Natural Sciences
Ornamental Horticulture
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant
Philosophy
Photography
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Physician Assistant
Physics, General
Political Science and Government, General
Pre-Law Studies
Psychology, General
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
Real Estate
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
Social Sciences, General
Sociology
Spanish Language and Literature
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant
Women's Studies
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Programs Offered

  • English as a second language
  • Distance learning
  • Independent study
  • Accelerated degree
  • Honors college
  • Cooporative programs
  • Internships
  • Off campus study
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees
  • Army ROTC
  • Air force ROTC

15,765

total students

99%

in-state

1%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

86%

13,594
students

Female
59%
8,084

Male
57%
7,681

14%

2,171
students

Female
0%
0

Male
0%
0

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

32%

5,191
students

Female
52%
2,689

Male
48%
2,502

68%

10,574
students

Female
52%
5,395

Male
48%
5,179

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Student Break-down

7%
Nonresident aliens
4%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
29%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
21%
Hispanic/Latino
28%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
4%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

3,810

Transfer students enrolled

24%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment yes
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment yes
Accepts CLEP subject tests no
Accepts CLEP general tests no
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES no
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred no

Transfer Application Deadline

Not reported

Transfer difficulty

Noncompetitive

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Personal
  • Psychological

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Career Library
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Resume preparation

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Reader services
  • Tape recorders
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