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San Diego Christian College

Santee, CA

At A Glance

Main Address

200 Riverview Parkway

Santee, CA 92071-5822

www.sdcc.edu

Admission Office

200 Riverview Parkway

Santee, CA 92071-5822

(619) 201-8787

Fax : (619) 201-8749

admissions@sdcc.edu

Contact : Christine Roberts

Admissions Director

Type of School

Small

Private

liberal arts college

4-year school

Coed

Regionally Accredited

Western Association of Schools and Colleges

Nondenominational

College Board Code: 4150

Quick Facts

Total undergraduates : 460

In-State Tuition : $33,312.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $33,312.00

School Calendar

Degrees Available

Associate

Bachelor's

Master's

Setting

Small City (50-250k)

Suburban

Residential campus

Deadlines

Admission

Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : --

Housing deposit due : --

Tests

SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : Aug 15

SAT subject score report due : Aug 15

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : Jul 15

Financial Aid Priority Application due : Mar 2

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : May 1

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

Transfer priority application date : --

Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : --

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : --

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : May 1

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type :

Degrees Offered in : Associate, Bachelor's, Master's degrees

Returning for sophomore year : 71.0%

Accreditation and Associations

Regionally Accredited

Western Association of Schools and Colleges

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General B

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Business Administration and Management, General B
Organizational Leadership M

Communication, Journalism & Related Programs
Speech Communication and Rhetoric B

Education
Biology Teacher Education B
Education, General M
Elementary Education and Teaching B
English/Language Arts Teacher Education B
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching B
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels M

English Language, Literature & Letters
English Language and Literature, General B

Family, Consumer & Human Sciences
Human Development and Family Studies, General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences, Gen Studies & Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies A B

Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies
Exercise Science and Kinesiology B

Psychology
Psychology, General B

Security & Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration B

Theology & Religious Vocations
Bible/Biblical Studies B
Missions/Missionary Studies B
Youth Ministry B

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Accelerated Program

Double Major

Independent Study

Internships

Teacher Certification

Dual Enrollment of High School Students

Honors Program

Liberal Arts/Career Combination

Off-Campus Study Options

Study Abroad

Extended Class Availability

Extensive evening or early morning classes

Distance Learning

Computer Services

35 Public computers, available in: Libraries

Wireless network available

Dorms wired for high speed internet connections

Where Graduates Go

Within one year of receiving their bachelor’s degree:

Other : 15.0%

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Small

Unique Facilities : Flight simulator and Flight school

Geographic Location : 15 miles from downtown

Small City

Suburban

Residential Campus

Total undergraduates : 460

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : --

Degree-seeking undergrads : 460

Graduate enrollment : 63

Student General Information

All students average age : 26

Full time students average age : 21

In state students : 79.0%

Out of state students : 21.0%

Part Time students : 14.0%

Percentage of males : 47.0%

Percentage of females : 53.0%

Race/Ethnicity

Two or more races : 7.0%

American Indian/Alaskan Native : 1.0%

Black African American : 11.0%

Asian : 3.0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander : 2.0%

Hispanic/Latino : 29.0%

Race Ethnicity Unknown : 6.0%

White : 40.0%

Other Activities & Organizations

Other Activities & Organizations : All on-campus undergraduates are required to attend chapel twice a week and complete student ministry/service hours each semester.

Housing Policies

First-year students living in college housing : 64.0%

All undergraduates living in college housing : 21.0%

Housing Options

Men's Housing

Women's Housing

Additional Housing Options

Housing deposit : $250.00

Housing deposit is refundable in full if student does not enroll.

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

General Athletics

Team Name : Hawks

Sport Member : NAIA

Sport's Levels Available

Intercollegiate

Scholarship

Counseling And Wellness

Chaplain/spiritual director

Career counseling

Employment services for undergraduates

Financial aid counseling

Health services

Personal counseling

Placement services for graduates

Adult (re-entering) student services/programs

Veteran's counselor

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Wheelchair Accessibility

Partial services for students with learning disabilities

Academic Support Programs

Reduced course load

Remedial instruction

Study skills assistance

Tutoring

Activities

Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries

Y

Choral Groups

N

Concert Band

N

Dance Activity

N

Drama/Theater

Y

Film Society

N

Fraternities

N

Government or Political Activity

Y

International Student Organization

N

Jazz Band

N

Literary Magazine

N

Marching Band

N

Model United Nations

N

Music Ensembles

N

Musical Theater

N

Opera

N

Pep Band

N

Radio Station

N

Sororities

N

Student Newspaper

N

Symphony Orchestra

N

Television Station

N

Yearbook

Y

Sports

Sport Name

Levels Available

Baseball

Men's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Basketball

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Cross-Country

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Soccer

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Softball

Women's Intercollegiate

Women's Scholarship

Tennis

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Volleyball

Women's Intercollegiate

Women's Scholarship

Applying

General Applying Information

Application Fee: $0.00

Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes

Applied early admission : --

Admitted early admission : --

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --



Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

Very Important

Academic GPA

Recommendations

Religious Affiliation or Commitment

Rigor of secondary school record

Important

Application Essay

Standardized Test Scores

Considered

Alumni Relation

Character/Personal Qualities

Class Rank

Extracurricular Activities

First generation college student

Interview

Level of Applicant's Interest

Talent/Ability

Volunteer Work

Work Experience

Test Policies for Admission Decisions

Required for some: SAT or ACT

Considered if submitted: SAT Subject Tests

Test Policies for placement

SAT Reasoning Test

ACT

AP

Institution's own exam

SAT score use policy

Single Highest Test Date

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

Academic abilities as indicated by school achievement record and test scores. Personal and spiritual qualities as indicated by essays and recommendations.

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : Yes

Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams : Yes

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : Yes

From the college: San Diego Christian College will grant college level credit for proficiency demonstrated through the Advanced Placement Examination. Up to thirty semester credit hours can be earned through these programs. A list of the passing scores and maximum credit hour awards as they translate to specific SDCC offerings can be obtained from the Registrar's Office.

High school Coursework

High School diploma required, GED accepted

Course Name

Required

Recommended

English

0

4

Math

0

3

Science

0

3

Social Studies

0

3

Foreign Language

0

2

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : -- and Percent who submitted ACT scores : --

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math

*

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

*

ACT Composite

*


* The college did not report these requirements or does not have specific requirements.


AP & Admission Policy

Exam

Min Score Required

Number of Credits

Equivalent Course(s)

Applicable Program

2-D Art and Design

3

6

--

All

3-D Art and Design

3

6

--

All

Art History

3

6

ART 100, HU ELT

All

Biology

3

4

BIO 101, BIO 102

All

4

7

BIO 101, BIO 102, BIO 214

All

Calculus AB

3

4

MA 151

All

Calculus BC

3

7

MA 151, MA ELT

All

Chemistry

3

8

CH 100, SCI ELT

All

Chinese Language and Culture

3

6

--

All

Comparative Government and Politics

3

3

SS 205

All

Computer Science A

3

3

CIS 141

All

Drawing

3

6

--

All

English Language and Composition

3

6

EN 101, EN 102

All

English Literature and Composition

3

6

EN 101, EN 220

All

Environmental Science

3

3

BIO 214

All

European History

3

6

HI 101, HI 102

All

French Language and Culture

3

6

--

All

German Language and Culture

3

6

--

All

Human Geography

3

3

--

All

Italian Language and Culture

3

6

--

All

Japanese Language and Culture

3

6

--

All

Latin

3

6

--

All

4

8

--

All

Macroeconomics

3

3

EC 201

All

Microeconomics

3

3

EC 202

All

Music Theory

3

3

MU 102

All

4

6

MU 102, MU 201*

All

Physics B

3

4

PS 102, PS 103

All

Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

3

4

PS 102, PS 103

All

4

4

PHY 210

All

Physics C: Mechanics

3

4

PS 102, PS 103

All

4

4

PHY 210

All

Psychology

3

3

PSY 201

All

Spanish Language and Culture

3

6

SPA 101, SPA 102

All

Spanish Literature and Culture

3

3

--

All

Statistics

3

3

MA 210

All

United States Government and Politics

3

3

SS 205

All

United States History

3

6

HI 201, HI 202

All

World History: Modern

3

6

HI 101, HI 102

All

College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)

Exam

Minimum Grade for Credit

Credit Hours Awarded

Calculus with Elementary Functions

99

3

College Algebra

99

3

Introductory Business Law

99

3

Principles of Marketing

99

3

Spanish I

99

3

Spanish II

99

3

Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Priority Deadline : Mar 2

Regular Financial Aid Deadline : Jul 15

Respond By Date : May 1

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Rina Campbell

Financial aid office phone : (619) 201-8757

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:

FAFSA

State aid form

Institution's own financial aid form

Part-Time Costs

Cost per credit hour (in-state): $1,362.00

Cost per credit hour (out-of-state): --

Note: These costs are tuition fees only. In some cases, fees and other expenses can be additional.

Financial Aid Policies

This school practices need-blind admissions.

Scholarship Opportunities

Early Acceptance Award: $1000: available to applicants who have turned in all admission materials by January 15th.

Need-based financial aid determined by

Religious Affiliation

Non need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Alumni Affiliation

Athletics

Leadership

Music/Drama

State/District Residency

Work Study Programs

Nights

For part-time students

Weekends

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Installment payment

Prepayment Discount

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:

$33,312.00

$33,312.00

$33,312.00

Out-of-state tuition and fees:

$33,312.00

$33,312.00

$33,312.00

Room and board:

$12,588.00

$15,084.00

$6,786.00

Books and supplies:

$1,970.00

$1,970.00

$1,970.00

Estimated personal expenses:

$2,996.00

$3,996.00

$3,564.00

Transportation expenses:

$1,252.00

$1,278.00

$1,134.00

Estimated Total In-state:

$52,118.00

$55,640.00

$46,766.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$52,118.00

$55,640.00

$46,766.00

The prices listed above are probably not what you and your family will pay. Most college students receive financial aid, which reduces the amount the family actually pays. For U.S. colleges, use the college's net price calculator to get the best estimate of what your family will pay.


Athletic Scholarship Opportunities

Sport

Male

Female

Baseball

Available

Basketball

Available

Available

Cross-Country

Available

Available

Soccer

Available

Available

Softball

Available

Tennis

Available

Available

Volleyball

Available

For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: 15

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): 2.5

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: 60

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: 90

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: 30

Admission Requirements (Required)

High School Transcript

College Transcript(s)

Essay or Personal Statement

Statement of good standing from Prior Institution(s)

Students who applied for transfer

Students who applied for transfer from 2 year schools: 75.0%

Students who applied for transfer from 4 year schools: 25.0%

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Fall

Spring

Summer

Transfers accepted as

1st semester freshman

2nd semester freshman

Sophomore

Junior

Senior

Services for students transferring IN from another school

Advisor

Orientation

Pre-admission transcript evaluation (determination of what courses will transfer)

Services for students transferring OUT of this school

Transfer advisor

College fairs/transfer recruitment on campus

Special Requirements

--

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: $100.00

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $33,312.00

Room & Board(on-campus): $12,588.00

Room & Board(off-campus): $15,084.00

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: $1,362.00

Financial Aid

International students eligible for need based aid

International students eligible for non-need based aid

Non-resident aliens must submit the following financial aid forms:

Foreign Student Certification of Finances

Tests for International Students

TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: --

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: 61

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students

Special International Student Orientation Program

International Student Adviser