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Northcentral University

La Jolla, CA

At A Glance

Main Address

11355 N Torrey Pines Rd

La Jolla, CA 92037-1013

Admission Office

8667 East Hartford Drive

Scottsdale, AZ 85255

(866) 776-0331

Fax : (928) 541-7817

Contact : Don Fisher

Senior Director of Admissions

Type of School




virtual college (no physical campus)

Upper division school


Regionally Accredited

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

College Board Code: 3883

Quick Facts

Total undergraduates : 107

In-State Tuition : $13,830.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $13,830.00

School Calendar


Degrees Available





Very Large City (>500k)


Commuter campus



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 : --


SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : --

SAT subject score report due : --

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : --

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : --

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

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Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Continuous

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

Accreditation and Associations

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Regionally Accredited

Most Popular Majors

Other : 50.0%
Psychology : 32.0%
Business/Marketing : 10.0%
Education : 6.0%

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

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Accounting D M
Accounting and Business/Management D M
Business Administration and Management, General B D M
Business/Commerce, General B D M
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce B D M
Finance, General D M
Human Resources Development D M
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General D M
International Business/Trade/Commerce D M
Management Information Systems, General D M
Management Science B D M
Marketing/Marketing Management, General D M
Project Management D M

Computer & Information Sciences, Support Services
Computer Science D M
Computer and Information Sciences, General D M
Computer and Information Systems Security/Auditing/Information Assurance M
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician D M
Information Technology M

Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching M
Curriculum and Instruction D M
Early Childhood Education and Teaching D M
Education, General B C D M
Educational Leadership and Administration, General D M
Elementary Education and Teaching B
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration D M
Secondary Education and Teaching B
Special Education and Teaching, General B D M
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels M
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor D M

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Health/Health Care Administration/Management D M
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling C D
Nursing Administration M
Nursing Practice D

Developmental and Child Psychology M
Educational Psychology M
Forensic Psychology M
Geropsychology D
Health/Medical Psychology D M
Industrial and Organizational Psychology D M
Psychology, General B D M

Public Administration & Social Services
Public Administration B D M

Security & Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration B D M
Homeland Security B D M

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

Teacher Certification

Extended Class Availability

Extensive evening or early morning classes

Saturday Classes

Distance Learning

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Small

Very Large City


Commuter Campus

Total undergraduates : 107

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : --

Degree-seeking undergrads : 107

Graduate enrollment : 9,573

Student General Information

Part Time students : 84.0%

Percentage of males : 23.0%

Percentage of females : 77.0%


Two or more races : 3.0%

American Indian/Alaskan Native : 1.0%

Black African American : 21.0%

Asian : 2.0%

Hispanic/Latino : 9.0%

Race Ethnicity Unknown : 35.0%

White : 28.0%

Other Activities & Organizations

Student Newspaper : Higher Degrees

Student Newspaper URL :

Housing Options

Additional Housing Options

Car is not allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

Counseling And Wellness

Financial aid counseling

Adult (re-entering) student services/programs

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Partial services for students with learning disabilities



General Applying Information

Application Fee: $0.00

Application Fee Waiver Available: No

Applied early admission : --

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Applied early action : --

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

SAT score use policy

Information not supplied by college

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

Admission to bachelor's degree completion program requires completion of high school education and at least 60 semester transfer credits or associates degree from a regionally or nationally accredited institution with a 2.0 GPA. School of education has additional requirements.

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.


Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

Financial Aid Deadlines

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Robert Conlon

Financial aid office phone : (888) 327-2877

Financial Aid Forms

Part-Time Costs

Cost per credit hour (in-state): $461.00

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.

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Installment payment

Annual College Costs

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Off Campus

At Home

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For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: 60

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): 2

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)

Students who applied for transfer

Terms in which transfer students may enroll





Transfers accepted as



Services for students transferring IN from another school



Re-entry advisor

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

Special Requirements

A minimum of 60 semester transfer credits or a conferred Associate’s degree are required. Official transcripts from a regionally or nationally accredited institution on file for all transfer credit hours accepted by the University.

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: --

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $13,830.00

Room & Board(on-campus): --

Room & Board(off-campus): --

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: $461.00

Financial Aid

Tests for International Students

TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants

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

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: 79

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students