College Facts

Statement of Nondiscrimination

Cogswell College is an equal opportunity institution of higher education and employer and is firmly committed to non-discrimination in its delivery of educational services and employment practices. These practices include, but are not limited to, hiring, employment promotion and transfer, admissions policies, the administration of its scholarship and loan programs and participation in the benefits and services of educational programs or related activities sponsored by the College. In compliance with all applicable federal and state laws, decisions will be made irrespective of the individual's sex, race, color, religion, religious creed, age (over 18 years), mental or physical disability, medical condition as defined by law, national origin, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other basis prohibited by federal or state law or local ordinance. This policy is in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Executive Order 11246, as amended; Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1975; and any applicable state and local laws. When necessary, the College will reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities if the individual is otherwise qualified to meet the fundamental requirements of the College's educational program and/or is able to safely perform all essential functions, without undue hardship to the College.

  • Academic Calendar: Semester
  • Coeducational
  • Four-year
  • Specialized College

Enrollment Information – Fall 2013

  • Full-Time Undergraduates: 315
  • Part-Time Undergraduates: 148
  • Freshmen: 103
  • Transfer Students: 47
  • Undergraduate Students 25 Years or Older: 31
  • Men 76%
  • Women 24%

UG Ethnic Minority Students – Domestic Enrollment

  • California Residents 88%
  • Out-of-State Students 10%
  • International Students 2%


Costs – 2014-15

Learn more about tuition and fees.


Accreditation

Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)


Faculty – Fall 2013

  • Full-Time: 16
  • Part-Time: 43
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 12:1
  • Faculty with Ph.D. 25%

Degree Programs

  • Digital Art & Animation
  • Digital Audio Technology
  • Digital Media Management
  • Game Design Art
  • Game Design Engineering
  • Digital Arts Engineering
  • Software Engineering
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation


Curriculum

Degrees Offered: Bachelors of Science, Bachelors of Arts & Masters of Arts


Financial Aid Information

Learn more about Financial Aid.


Admissions Information

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Employment Opportunities for Students

  • Federal Work Study--On-campus
  • Student Assistantships non-work study
  • Off-Campus Employment Opportunities


Internship Program

Junior or senior level students may receive credit for preapproved internship experiences. Internship opportunities are available in local industry under the coordination of the Career Development Office.


Parking

Parking is free of charge and available to all students and visitors.