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American Career College - Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA 2-Year Private
Acceptance Rate86%
Acceptance Rate86%

American Career College - Los Angeles Tuition Information

$17,050 a year.

On average, college tuition goes up about 3% every year.

If this makes attending the college of your dreams sound impossible, remember, the total cost of tuition isn't necessarily what you will have to pay to attend a school. Many students pay way less than the total tuition after grants, scholarships, and tuition discounts kick in. And, student loans can make thecost of college feel more doable until you've finishing school and found a job.

In-state vs. Out-of-state Tuition at American Career College - Los Angeles

American Career College - Los Angeles is a private institution, so it has the same tuition for residents of California as it does for students who live in other states.

Public schools receive funds from the state to help them cover costs. Public, state schools can offer lower tuition for students who meet the requirements for in-state residency.

Choosing a college where you qualify for in-state status can cut the cost of college tuition. Be sure to confirm your state's guidelines for how to qualify for in-state tuition. Each state has different requirements to qualify as in-state resident. In many states, students must have lived in the state for 12 months before starting school to qualify for in-state tuition. There may be other criteria too, depending on the state you and your parents currently live in.

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Do International Students Pay More to Go to American Career College - Los Angeles?

Tuition at American Career College - Los Angeles is the same for every student.

International students usually do not qualify for for federal financial aid, but should research private or school-specific aid and scholarships.


American Career College - Los Angeles Room, Board, Fees, and More


In addition to the cost of tuition, room and board, books, transportation and fees are also costs it consider when budgeting for college. Let's take a look at what impacts these costs, and what to expect at American Career College - Los Angeles.

House and Food Costs at American Career College - Los Angeles

American Career College - Los Angeles doesn't offer on-campus housing for students, so there is no cost for housing, however you should take into account other housing costs when looking at the actual cost of different colleges. Students who do not live on-campus but would like to be able to eat in the campus dining can opt-in for a meal plan. The cost of board-only is $5,543.

Board costs can depend on the numnber of meals you intend to eat on-campus

Cost of Books at American Career College - Los Angeles

First-year students are sometimes surprised by how much books and supplies cost–and not in a good way. The actual cost of books and supplies depends on the courses you take and the materials required. To save money, many students choose to use books from the library or buy used textbooks and materials.

Yearly Fees

Most schools also have fees to help cover the cost of facilties, like the computer labs and libraries, athletic facilities, and more.

There may be optional fees associated with participating in special activities, like Greek Life, or playing on an intramural sports team. Most colleges have resources for students who may struggle to participate because of cost can get help covering these costs.

Planes, Trains, and Automobiles: Transportation costs at American Career College - Los Angeles

The cost of getting around in college depends on a few key factors. Will you take a subway, car or an airplane to get to school? Will you need to pay to park on-campus? Is the campus walkable? Do you plan to bring a car or will you need to use public transportation? All of these factors can make a big difference in your estimated cost of transportation.

The location of a college or university can also have a big effect on the amount you'll have to spend just to get around. Small, rural schools may be easier to get around, but the cost of getting to campus may be higher. On the other hand transportation in a city could be costly, but there may be more trains, busses or low-cost flight options to actually get to school. The American Career College - Los Angeles campus is in a in California.

Other Costs

When you're planning for college, don’t forget to take into account the cost of things like movies, takeouts, furniture or appliances for your dorm or housing, and essentials like laundry detergent, toothpaste and toilet paper.


Total Tuition and Expenses at American Career College - Los Angeles


Now, let’s look at the breakdown of all expenses, to get a better idea of what is really costs to go to American Career College - Los Angeles.

Total Cost of American Career College - Los Angeles

What will the cost of attending American Career College - Los Angeles be? Here is a breakdown of tuition and expenses.

2022 Total Tuition and Expenses
Tuition $17,050
Board Only $1,848

The total estimated cost will vary depending on whether you are going to live on-campus or off-campus.

Total Estimated Costs
On-Campus $18,500
Off-Campus $24,754

The breakdowns above provide a good estimate of the total cost of attendance before financial aid and scholarships. Tuition and fees may vary depending on program, course level, location, and more.

American Career College - Los Angeles’s tuition and fees change based on: •Academic program for both full and part-time students •Course level for both full and part-time students


American Career College - Los Angeles Financial Aid


In 2022, 0 of the 1,764 undergrads enrolled received financial aid.

Most Common Loans for American Career College - Los Angeles Students

Most students take out institutional or government loans, because they tend to have lower interest rates and more flexible repayment options than private loans. Loans from the federal government can be subsidized or unsubsidized. Subsidized loans do not accrue interest during school, while unsubsidized loans begin accruing interest at the time the loan is issued. If students do no qualify for enough federal loans to cover the cost of tuition, some take out private loans. Parents can also take out ParentPLUS loans, which are government loans for parents who are helping their children pay for college.

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) helps colleges determine how much financial need students and their familes have, so they can offer a financial aid package that meets, or come close to meeting, their need. For more information on American Career College - Los Angeles financial aid, keep reading, or visit their financial aid website.

Scholarships at American Career College - Los Angeles

Some students may receive grants and scholarships to help pay for college. Unlike loans, scholarships and grants do not have to be paid back.

American Career College - Los Angeles Net Cost

The net price of college is the actual cost of attending a school for one year. Net cost is calculated by subtracting any scholarships, grants or other aid that does not need to be paid back from the total cost. Student loans are not part of the calculation, because they need to be repaid.

Now that we have a sense of the total estimated costs for American Career College - Los Angeles students, we can subtract the average financial aid package to find the estimated net cost. Net cost can vary depending on a students’ need and the financial aid award received.

When considering whether a school fits your budget, it is important to consider the estimated net cost, not just the sticker price of tuition. Often, schools with the highest tuition also offer the most generous aid packages, so estimate your net cost before eliminating a school because it does fit your budget.

By substracting the average financial aid package from the estimated costs, we get a number that may make the cost of American Career College - Los Angeles seem more manageable.

What will attending American Career College - Los Angeles really cost you? The answer depends on several factors.

As of 2011, colleges are required to have a net price calculator on their website to help prospective students and their families understand the actual cost of attending that school, based on their financial situation. You can find the American Career College - Los Angeles's net cost calculator on their website.

American Career College - Los Angeles Tuition Payment Plans

Some students choose to use payment plans to make the cost of tuition fit more comfortably in their budget.

American Career College - Los Angeles offers an Installment Payment Plan, which allows students to pay tuition in a series of smaller chunks instead of one lump sum.

Does American Career College - Los Angeles Offer Tuition Waivers?

Schools sometimes waiver tuition for certain groups, to offset the cost of attending. Some colleges offer tuition waivers for faculty, staff, and their families , underrepresented students, or military students. Even if you qualify for a waiver, students are usually responsible for housing, meal plans, and other expenses.

American Career College - Los Angeles has some full or partial tuition waivers available for: - Employees or Children of Employees

Check the financial aid website for more information on payment plans and tuition waivers.


Learn More About American Career College - Los Angeles


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American Career College - Los Angeles Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$18,500

In State

$18,500

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$17,050
$17,050
Fees
$1,150
$1,150
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
$300
$300

American Career College - Los Angeles Financial Aid

Students Who Receive Need-Based Aid

Unknown

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,764

Campus Setting

Acceptance Rate

86%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$18,200

Out-of-State

$18,200

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Unknown
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