CET Sobrato

Overview of CET Sobrato

CET is located in a large city, in San Jose, CA. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degree levels at CET top out at the Certificate.

Areas of Study

Students at the school often study construction trades, cooking and culinary arts, family and social work.

CET Selectivity

CET maintains an open-admission policy.

Student Body

The school offers classes to 321 students (620 full-time equivalent). Minorities are common at CET. Forty-something year old students won't feel out of place at the school.

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

701 Vine St
San Jose , CA 95110
General Phone: (408) 287-7924

CET Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology52medical assistant
Construction Trades43electrical and power installer, property management
Medical Administration32medical secretary
Mechanics and Repair32mechanic and repair
Family and Social Work28child care provider
Cooking and Culinary Arts26culinary arts services
Business and Management13accounting, accounting and related services
Media7graphic communications courses
Office and Administration0office data entry
Transportation0transportation and materials moving

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years1296
Award of less than 1 academic year1046

CET Student Body

In 2007-2008, CET had a total enrollment of 321 students (620 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 7%
Black 4%
Hispanic 82%
Asian 7%
American Indian 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 2%
18-19 13%
20-21 12%
22-24 12%
25-29 12%
30-34 12%
35-39 9%
40-49 14%
50-64 13%

CET Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 83 %
Part-Time 75 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 87%

CET Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of San Jose, 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 2332800)

CET Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting and Related Services, Other

Construction Trades
Building/Property Maintenance and Management
Electrical and Power Transmission Installers, Other

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Culinary Arts and Related Services, Other

Family And Social Work
Child Care Provider/Assistant

Mechanics And Repair
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians, Other

Graphic Communications, Other

Medical Administration
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant

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

Transportation and Materials Moving, Other

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CET Highlights

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What Sets CET Apart:

% of degrees in family and social work
(vs. all colleges)
Top 7%CET % of degrees in family and social work
Number of degree programs
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 7%CET Number of degree programs
% students 40 years or older
(vs. all colleges)
Top 8%CET % students 40 years or older
Minority % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 9%CET Minority % of student body
Number of students
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 15%CET Number of students
% of degrees in construction trades
(vs. all colleges)
Top 17%CET % of degrees in construction trades
Male % of student body
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 18%CET Male % of student body
% of degrees in cooking and culinary arts
(vs. all colleges)
Top 19%CET % of degrees in cooking and culinary arts

checked Open admission
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study

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