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Student Right to Know Disclosure
 
Completion and Graduation
 
West Coast University must annually report its completion or graduation rates through the IPEDS (Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System) web site. The overall graduation rate is also known as the "Student Right to Know" or IPEDS graduation rate.  Graduation rates can be measured over different lengths of time. "Normal time" is the typical amount of time it takes full-time students to complete their program. The rates provided below tracks the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree-seeking students at West Coast University to determine if they completed a degree within 150% of "normal time."  
 
The annual rates are available July 1st each year.

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Gainful Employment | Program Information Disclosure

This document is intended to provide information about West Coast University's programs, pursuant to the Code of Federal Regulations related to programs that prepare students for gainful employment. West Coast University has four campus locations: Orange County, Los Angeles, and Ontario in California and Dallas, Texas, which are institutionally accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission.

DEFINITIONS

On-Time Completion Rate
Based on those students who completed the program within normal time between  July 1, 2013 to June 30,2014. “Normal time” is the typical amount of time it takes full-time students to complete their program, as published in the catalog. This rate is not reflective of the overall completion rate of the program. On-time completion rates can be affected by scheduling changes, failed courses or extended externship hours.

Placement Rate
Based on students who completed between January 1, 2013 and December 31, 2013. The placement rate is determined by dividing the number of graduates gainfully employed in the field by the number of graduates available for employment. Gainfully employed means the graduate is employed in a single position for which the institution represents the program prepares its graduates, within six months after a student completes the applicable educational program. For occupations in which the state requires passing an examination, the period of employment shall begin within six months of the announcement of the examination results for the first examination available after a student completes an applicable educational program.

Median Loan Debt
The median loan debt incurred by students who completed their program between July 1, 2013 and June 30, 2014, reported separately for Title IV loans, private loans, and institutional financing.

Program Cost
Program cost includes tuition and fees for the entire program, and assumes normal completion. The cost for books, supplies and shipping are estimated.  Tuition and Fees are subject to change.