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About Palomar College

Palomar College is a public school located in the suburban setting of San Marcos, CA, less than an hour from San Diego.

Founded in 1946, the institution currently enrolls around 25,244 students a year, including 25,244 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

Admissions Facts About Palomar College

Acceptance rate: 0%

Early Decision or Early Action: No/No

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:

What is Palomar College's acceptance rate?

Palomar College is a noncompetitive school to get accepted to. The acceptance rate at Palomar College is 0 percent.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 students were ultimating offered a spot off the waitlist.

Is Palomar College a good school?

The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.

Retention and graduation rates

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

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Based on this information, how does Palomar College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So the real question to ask yourself: is Palomar College a good school for YOU?

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College Info

1140 West Mission Road San Marcos, CA 92069-1487

Campus Setting: Suburban

Palomar College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Palomar College is Continuous processing.

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

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

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Palomar College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$1,398

In State

$8,090

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$1,338
$8,030
Fees
$60
$60
Housing
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Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Palomar College is like? There are approximately 25,244 students enrolled at Palomar College. 100% percent of students attend school full-time.

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

25,244

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

Unknown

Tuition and Fees

In State

$1,398

Out-of-State

$8,090

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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