College of the Desert
753 reviews
  1. Palm Desert, CA
  2. 2 Year
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Overall Value

Value
C+
Based on average net price, earnings potential, student and alumni reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
83%
of students feel like they are getting their money's worth out of their program.41 responses
Graduation Rate
26%
National
47%

Earnings

Median Earnings 2 Years After Graduation
$24,000/ year
National
$26,913
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$29,700/ year
National
$33,028
2 Years After Graduation
  • 25% Earn Less Than
    $11,800/ year
  • 25% Earn More Than
    $37,800/ year
6 Years After Graduation
  • 25% Earn Less Than
    $15,300/ year
  • 25% Earn More Than
    $45,700/ year

Job Placement

Employed 2 Years After Graduation
85%
Employed 6 Years After Graduation
78%
62%
of students agree that the alumni network is very strong.68 responses
81%
of students feel the career center was helpful in finding them a job or internship.68 responses

Student Debt

Average Loan Amount
$4,591/ year
National
$7,033
Loan Default Rate
18%
National
11%
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