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Monterey Peninsula College

Monterey, CA 2-Year Public
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About Monterey Peninsula College

Monterey Peninsula College Overview

Monterey Peninsula College is a public school in a small town setting in Monterey, California. Monterey Peninsula College was founded in 1947 and enrolls 14,074 undergrads and no graduate students. Monterey Peninsula College provides housing for students. Most students live in off campus housing.

📆 Mark your calendar! The deadline to apply regular decision to Monterey Peninsula College for Fall 2023 is August 29.

There are many ways for students to get involved at Monterey Peninsula College!

Interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Monterey Peninsula College's theater groups.

Are you interested in journalism and communications? Monterey Peninsula College students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Monterey Peninsula College does not have any fraternities or sororities, do it might be a good option if Greek life isn't a priority for you.

Planning to play sports? Monterey Peninsula College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Monterey Peninsula College on the Student Life page.

2022 Monterey Peninsula College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
In-State Tuition $1,418
Out-of-State $9,886

Is Monterey Peninsula College a Good School?


Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can provide a sense of how selective a school is.

Let's take a closer look at these areas to get a better idea of what Monterey Peninsula College offers and if it might be a good fit for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Monterey Peninsula College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. Retention measures how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook Monterey Peninsula College Graduates

Job placement statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Check with Monterey Peninsula College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Monterey Peninsula College

Tuition cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Monterey Peninsula College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Monterey Peninsula College.

Based on this information, does Monterey Peninsula College seem like a good fit? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Monterey Peninsula College a good school for you?

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Where is Monterey Peninsula College Located?

Monterey Peninsula College is located in the small town setting of Monterey, California.

If you would like to see Monterey Peninsula College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Highway 1 to Monterey, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Monterey Peninsula.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Monterey Peninsula College and Monterey are like without leaving home.

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College Info

980 Fremont Street Monterey, CA 93940-4799

Campus Setting: Small Town

Monterey Peninsula College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 29

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Monterey Peninsula College is Aug 29.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Monterey Peninsula College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Monterey Peninsula College ACT Scores

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Monterey Peninsula College SAT Scores

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Monterey Peninsula College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$1,178

In State

$8,138

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$1,104
$8,064
Fees
$74
$74
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
Unknown
Unknown

Student Life

Unknown

Full Time

Unknown

Part Time

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

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

14,074

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$1,178

Out-of-State

$8,138

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 29
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