CET San Diego

Overview of CET San Diego

Students attend CET in San Diego, CA, a large city. 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, production trades.

CET Selectivity

Applicants to CET appreciate its open admissions policy.

Student Body

There are 185 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. A very high share of students at CET are male.

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

CET-San Diego
3295 Market St
San Diego , CA 92102
General Phone: (408) 287-7924

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CET Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Construction Trades57property management
Production Trades39welding
Medical Support and Technology22medical assistant

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years1183

CET Student Body

In 2007-2008, CET had a total enrollment of 185 students (341 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 4%
Black 5%
Hispanic 89%
Asian 2%
American Indian 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 13%
20-21 10%
22-24 11%
25-29 14%
30-34 5%
35-39 14%
40-49 24%
50-64 7%
65+ 2%

CET Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 84 %
Part-Time 73 %

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 San Diego, 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 2332809)

CET Degree Programs (2007)

Construction Trades
Building/Property Maintenance and Management

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Production Trades
Welding Technology/Welder

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CET Highlights

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What Sets CET Apart:

% of degrees in production trades
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% of degrees in construction trades
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% students 40 years or older
(vs. all colleges)
Top 6%CET % students 40 years or older
Male % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 7%CET Male % of student body
Minority % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 7%CET Minority % of student body

checked Open admission
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

Selected Employment Categories of Interest

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