CET Sacramento

Overview of CET Sacramento

The campus of CET is in Sacramento, CA, which is a large suburb. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degrees at CET include, at the school's highest level, the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in computer science and engineering, mechanics and repair, office and administration.

CET Selectivity

Its open admissions system makes CET an attractive choice for many applicants.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 143 students enrolled (252 full-time equivalent). 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

6853 65th St
Sacramento , CA 95828
General Phone: (408) 287-7924

CET Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Mechanics and Repair39HVAC, precision systems maintenance, automobile mechanics
Medical Support and Technology37medical assistant
Transportation22truck and bus driver
Office and Administration8office data entry
Computer Science and Engineering4computer support
Business and Management0accounting, accounting and related services

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year656
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years453

CET Student Body

In 2007-2008, CET had a total enrollment of 143 students (252 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 17%
Black 36%
Hispanic 33%
Asian 13%
American Indian 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 8%
20-21 11%
22-24 19%
25-29 13%
30-34 11%
35-39 11%
40-49 19%
50-64 8%

CET Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 57 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 72%

CET Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Sacramento, 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 2332845)

CET Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting and Related Services, Other

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician
Precision Systems Maintenance and Repair Technologies, Other

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Office And Administration
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry

Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operation

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CET Highlights

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What Sets CET Apart:

% of degrees in mechanics and repair
(vs. all colleges)
Top 8%CET % of degrees in mechanics and repair
% students 40 years or older
(vs. all colleges)
Top 9%CET % students 40 years or older
Number of degree programs
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 11%CET Number of degree programs
Minority % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%CET Minority % of student body
% of degrees in computer science and engineering
(vs. all colleges)
Top 13%CET % of degrees in computer science and engineering
Male % of student body
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 17%CET Male % of student body
% of degrees in office and administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 19%CET % of degrees in office and administration

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