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West Coast University - Los Angeles

12215 Victory Boulevard, North Hollywood, CA

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West Coast University, established in Los Angeles in 1909, is a system of schools that provides training and education in a number of medical fields, though originally only offered a program in ophthalmology. Over the years the school has gone added and removed a variety of programs, all with a focus on career training for working adults. Today the school offers degrees in various allied health fields, with a primary focus on nursing. The schools campuses are equipped with modern equipment and regularly updated curriculums to ensure the education offered remains relevant and current.

The schools various programs allow students to choose the educational track that best suits his or her career interests. The courses arte taught by experienced and qualified faculty that ensures the curriculums meet the standards set forth by health care providers. Students may earn a bachelor’s, masters or doctoral degree based on the program pursued. Upon completion students will be able to seek out licensure and begin employment as a qualified professional.

Programs offered include:

  • Nursing
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Pharmacy
  • Physical Therapy

North Hollywood Location

West Coast University - Los Angeles is located at 12215 Victory Boulevard in the city of North Hollywood. This campus has a graduating class size which is about 230 students each year. This campus offers services for students in the form of flexible courses for individuals who cannot make regular hours, job placement options for students after graduation, and distance learning programs for students who wish to obtain their education online. To learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting westcoastuniversity.edu.

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Programs Offered

The program list below was created by historical graduation information reported by the school. This list may not represent the current curriculum offered. Visit the school's website to get more information about programs offered.

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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)

- Nursing (A, B)

  • Graduates in repayment, have an estimated repayment rate of 72%*
  • Students who complete this program take, on average, $21,000 in student loans**
  • About 220 students were granted degrees last year

- Healthcare Administration (A, B)

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

Once scholarships, grants and other forms of aid are calculated, the expected average cost for students at West Coast University - Los Angeles is $29,900. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance visit the net price calculator. A fee of $75 is required from all applicants. The school's financial aid department offers additional information regarding types of aid, how to apply and more. Students may contact the school by calling (323) 668-7555. The tuition and financial aid figures listed show various costs that students may encounter at this school. The numbers may not be accurate due to changing factors in a given year, and are only intended to provide a guideline for students.

Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.

Tuition & Fees Information

Undergraduate Courses - Tuition Details

  • The estimated tuition range is around $32,000-$38,000 per year
  • The estimated tuition for part time students is around $1,300 to $1,600 per credit hour
  • Required fees for full-time students: $79

Graduate Courses - Tuition Details

  • Annual tuition for graduate students is estimated to range between $16,000-$19,000
  • Per unit charges are around $780 for part time students
  • Required fees for graduate students are around $79

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.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid51%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships15%$11,480
Receiving Student Loans41%$15,113

Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 4%.

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IPEDS Survey 2008-2011: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.