Los Angeles Harbor College
1111 Figueroa Place, Wilmington, CA
- FAFSA School Code: 001224
- Phone: (310) 233-4000
- School Homepage
- Phone: (310) 233-5090
- Admissions Page
Financial Aid Office
- Phone: (310) 233-5320
- Financial Aid Page
Los Angeles Harbor College is located in Wilmington, California. The college offers outstanding programs and is affordable. Tuition is only $46 per unit. Students from many different backgrounds attend the school.
The campus is 80 acres and is located in the Wilmington district of Los Angeles. That is 20 miles from downtown Los Angeles. The college is just 30 minutes from the Pacific Ocean. Public transportation is available to get you where you want to go. The area has great weather and is much cooler than other parts of the city during the summer.
International students will love Los Angeles Harbor College. The area is hip and there is a lot to do. There is never a boring moment in Wilmington, California. There are over 10,000 students on campus which includes 91 international students. However the college does not offer student housing. Tuition for international students is $212 per unit.
Degree programs are available in Business, architecture, Electronics Technology, Computer Technology, and Spanish.
The area surrounding the campus is very safe. Crime rates are posted on the college’s website. Parents can rest assured that their children will get an outstanding education at Los Angeles Harbor College.
Many outstanding services are offered to students. These services include counseling, student support services, tutoring, student government, and much more. Extracurricular activities include the jazz band, theater productions, sports, International Club, Alpha Gamma Sigma, and the Student Senate.
If you are interested in finding a great community college in California, please visit our profile page for California community colleges which are organized by the percent of students successfully transferring out to a 4-year college.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $9,400. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Tuition estimates per year:
- State Residents: $960-$1,100
- Out-of-State: $5,900-$7,078
- Part-time students are charged:
- State Residents: $36-$43 per credit unit
- Nonresidents: $190-$230 per credit unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||62%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||62%||$4,631|
|Receiving Student Loans||1%||$2,595|
Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 7%.
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To help students and recent graduates, Los Angeles Harbor College may provide services like those listed below:
- Online classes
- Remedial courses
- Counseling assistance
- Student employment
- Assisting students to find work
- Child care
Graduation & Transfer Rates
Many community colleges are not only a source of technical or career training but also a stepping stone for students to transfer-out to a 4-year college, therefore we have included both graduation and transfer rates below and how Los Angeles Harbor College compares against other community colleges in Los Angeles County and the state of California as whole.
|Los Angeles Harbor College||Los Angeles County||California|
Popular Transfer-Out Colleges & Universities
The list of colleges and universities below are popular among students transferring out of Los Angeles Harbor College. Visit the following school profiles to get admissions information, including admissions requirements and contact information:
- California State University - Dominguez Hills
- California State University - Long Beach
- University of Southern California
- California State University - Los Angeles
- University of California - Los Angeles
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Associate's Degree in Nursing (ADN) Program (more info)
- Accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (since 1997)
- Compare all associate's degree in nursing (ADN) programs in California
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Los Angeles Harbor College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)
- Architectural Technology (A, C)
Business and Marketing Studies
- Pre-Engineering (A)
- Mechanical Technology Technician (C)
Family and Consumer Sciences
- Child Care Provider (A, C)
Health and Clinical Professions
- Nursing (A)
- Biological and Physical Sciences (A)
Legal Professions and Studies
- Legal Administrative Assistant (A)
Liberal Arts and Sciences
- Liberal Arts (A)
- Humanistic Studies (A)
Personal and Culinary Services
- Cooking and Related Culinary Arts (A, C)
Security and Protective Services
- Fire Protection and Safety Technology (A)
- Police Science (A, C)
Other Community Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Los Angeles Harbor College.