CET Coachella

Overview of CET Coachella

Students attend CET in Coachella, CA, a large suburb. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. CET degrees go up to the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in construction trades, office and administration.

CET Selectivity

Applicants to CET appreciate its open admissions policy.

Student Body

There are 165 students at the school (as of 2007-2008). CET has a large minority student population. A large number of students at the school are 40 years old or older.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The mission of CET, an economic and community development corporation, is to promote human development and education by providing people with marketable skills training and supportive services that contribute to economic self-sufficiency."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting CET

49-111 Highway 111, Ste. 5
Coachella , CA 92236
General Phone: (408) 287-7924

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CET Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Office and Administration30administrative assistant
Mechanics and Repair30HVAC
Construction Trades20property management

Number of programs and degrees for CET in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years502
Award of less than 1 academic year301

CET Student Body

In 2007-2008, CET had a total enrollment of 165 students (260 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 1%
Black 0%
Hispanic 99%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 2%
18-19 27%
20-21 12%
22-24 5%
25-29 9%
30-34 10%
35-39 10%
40-49 18%
50-64 7%

CET Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 87 %
Part-Time 68 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 82%

CET Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Coachella, California for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other California Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

CET Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
CET participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2332806)

CET Degree Programs (2007)

Construction Trades
Building/Property Maintenance and Management

Mechanics And Repair
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

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CET Highlights

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What Sets CET Apart:

% of degrees in office and administration
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% of degrees in construction trades
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Minority % of student body
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% students 40 years or older
(vs. all colleges)
Top 11%CET % students 40 years or older
Male % of student body
(for open-admission colleges)
Top 16%CET Male % of student body

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checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study

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