Argosy University-Los Angeles

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2016 Undergraduate Tuition

$13,464

0% growth from 2015

2016 Average Net Price

$21,327

After Financial Aid

2015 Student Loan

15.6%

Default Rate

2016 Enrolled Students

475

30.5% Full-Time

2016 Graduation Rate

25%

1 Graduates

About

Argosy University-Los Angeles is a higher education institution located in Los Angeles County, CA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Argosy University-Los Angeles were General Psychology (11 degrees awarded), Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Administration (9 degrees), and General Business (9 degrees).

In 2016, 122 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Argosy University-Los Angeles. 66.4% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 33.6% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were black or african american (56 degrees), 1.93 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (29 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Argosy University-Los Angeles is $13,464, which is $-6,696 less than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,160).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Argosy University-Los Angeles is $13,464, which is $-6,696 less than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,160).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $21,327.

In 2016, 81% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 64% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$13,464

2016 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2016, the cost of tuition at Argosy University-Los Angeles was $13,464. The cost of tuition at Argosy University-Los Angeles is $-6,696 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,160).

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Average Net Price

$21,327

2016 Value

9.4%

1 Year Growth

In 2016 Argosy University-Los Angeles had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $21,327. Between 2015 and 2016, the average net price of Argosy University-Los Angeles grew by 9.4%.

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Other Student Expenses

$10,640

Room and Board

$1,768

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Argosy University-Los Angeles was of $10,640 in 2016. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,768. The cost of room and board increased by 6.23% between 2015 and 2016. The cost of books and supplies increased by 76.8% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

81%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

64%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

81% of undergraduate students at Argosy University-Los Angeles received grants or loans in 2016. This represents a decline of 6.9% with respect to 2015, when 87% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

15.6%

2015 Default Rate

3079

Number of Defaults

In 2015 the default rate for borrower's at Argosy University-Los Angeles was 15.6%, which represents 3079 out of the 19780 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

Argosy University-Los Angeles received N/A undergraduate applications in N/A, which represents a 0% annual growth. Out of those N/A applicants, N/A students were accepted for enrollment, representing a N/A% acceptance rate.

There were 475 students enrolled at Argosy University-Los Angeles in 2016, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Acceptance Rate

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Acceptance Rate in N/A

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SAT Scores

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Submission Percentage

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Scores Submitted

N/A% of enrolled first-time students at Argosy University-Los Angeles in N/A submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Argosy University-Los Angeles has a total enrollment of 475 students. The full-time enrollment at Argosy University-Los Angeles is 145 students and the part-time enrollment is 330. This means that 30.5% of students enrolled at Argosy University-Los Angeles are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Argosy University-Los Angeles, both undergraduate and graduate, is 43.2% Black or African American, 35.2% Hispanic or Latino, 11.4% White, 3.37% Asian, 1.89% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 1.26% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Two or More Races.

Students enrolled at Argosy University-Los Angeles in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Black or African American Female (21.3%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Female (21.3%) and Hispanic or Latino Male (15%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority Black or African American Female (27.7%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Female (20%) and Hispanic or Latino Male (12.3%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

30.5%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Argosy University-Los Angeles, both undergraduate and graduate, is 475 students. The full-time enrollment at Argosy University-Los Angeles is 145 and the part-time enrollment is 330. This means that 30.5% of students enrolled at Argosy University-Los Angeles are enrolled full-time compared with 68.7% at similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

73%

2016 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Argosy University-Los Angeles was 73%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Masters Colleges and Universities (75%), Argosy University-Los Angeles had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. Black or African American

    205

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    167

  3. White

    54

The enrolled student population at Argosy University-Los Angeles is 43.2% Black or African American, 35.2% Hispanic or Latino, 11.4% White, 3.37% Asian, 1.89% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 1.26% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Two or More Races. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Masters Colleges and Universities is 54.7% White, 14.3% Hispanic or Latino, and 13.3% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 12 students (2.53%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2016, 40 more women than men received degrees from Argosy University-Los Angeles. The majority of degree recipients at Argosy University-Los Angeles are black or african american (56 degrees awarded). There were 1.93 times more black or african american graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (29 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Argosy University-Los Angeles is General Psychology (11 degrees awarded), followed by Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Administration (9 degrees) and General Business (9 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Argosy University-Los Angeles, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Public Administration and Social Service (24 degrees awarded), Psychology (22 degrees), and Protective Services (9 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Argosy University-Los Angeles are Elementary & middle school teachers (2,124,028 people), Accountants & auditors (1,123,994 people), Miscellaneous managers (868,092 people), Financial managers (449,631 people), and Social workers (399,892 people).

The most specialized majors at Argosy University-Los Angeles are Public Administration and Social Service (24 degrees awarded), Psychology (22 degrees), Protective Services (9 degrees), Business (33 degrees), and Education (10 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Argosy University-Los Angeles are Public relations specialists, Physicians & surgeons, Aircraft pilots & flight engineers, Financial analysts, and Dentists

The most specialized majors at Argosy University-Los Angeles are Public Administration and Social Service (24 degrees awarded), Psychology (22 degrees), Protective Services (9 degrees), Business (33 degrees), and Education (10 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Argosy University-Los Angeles are Elementary & secondary schools (3,400,832 people), Insurance carriers & related activities (652,077 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (627,343 people), Hospitals (616,484 people), and Justice, public order, & safety activities (569,560 people).

The most specialized majors at Argosy University-Los Angeles are Public Administration and Social Service (24 degrees awarded), Psychology (22 degrees), Protective Services (9 degrees), Business (33 degrees), and Education (10 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Argosy University-Los Angeles.

Most Common

  1. 11 degrees awarded

  2. 9 degrees awarded

  3. 9 degrees awarded

In 2016, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Argosy University-Los Angeles was General Psychology with 11 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 41

  2. 81

In 2016, 41 degrees were awarded to men at Argosy University-Los Angeles, which is 0.506 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (81).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2016, 10 degrees were awarded to men at Argosy University-Los Angeles in General Business Administration & Management, which is 0.714 times less than the 14 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2016, 17 degrees were awarded to women at Argosy University-Los Angeles in Social Work, which is 2.83 times more than the 6 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

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100% Completion Time

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150% Completion Time

In N/A, N/A% of students graduating from Argosy University-Los Angeles completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, N/A% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and N/A% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

White Female

Highest Graduation Rate (33.3%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Argosy University-Los Angeles is Female and White (33.3% graduation rate). Across all Masters Colleges and Universities, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (67.2%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0% of graduates (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. Black or African American

    56 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    29 degrees awarded

  3. White

    23 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Argosy University-Los Angeles is black or african american (56 degrees awarded). There were 1.93 times more black or african american recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (29 degrees).

3.28% of degree recipients (4 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. Black or African American Female

    39 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino Female

    18 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American Male

    17 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Argosy University-Los Angeles is black or african american female (39 degrees awarded). There were 2.17 times more black or african american female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino female (18 degrees).

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Operations

Argosy University-Los Angeles has an endowment valued at nearly $N/A, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $0 (N/A%), compared to the 2.07% average return ($597k on $28.9M) across all Masters Colleges and Universities.

In 2015, Argosy University-Los Angeles had a total expenditure of $6.25M. Of that $6.25M, they spent $2.12M on salaries and $6.25M on benefits.

Argosy University-Los Angeles employs N/A N/A, N/A N/A, and N/A N/A. Most academics at Argosy University-Los Angeles are N/A (N/A), N/A(N/A), and N/A (N/A).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Argosy University-Los Angeles are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 12 employees, Management, with 7 employees, and Sales and related with 0 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$N/A

2015 Endowment

0%

growth from 2014

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Masters Colleges & Universities: Small Programs Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $1.85M - Federal

  2. $3.66k - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2015, Argosy University-Los Angeles received $1.85M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $3.66k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Primary Expenses

Expenditure values can vary depending on whether the institution is public or private, and are not available for private-for-profit schools.

$2.12M

Salary Expenditure

$6.25M

Benefits Expenditure

In 2015, Argosy University-Los Angeles had a total expenditure of $6.25M. Of that $6.25M, they spent $2.12M on salaries and $6.25M on benefits.

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Expenditure by Category

This tree map shows all of the primary expenses of Research at Argosy University-Los Angeles as a share of total expenditure.

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Salary Expenditure

$2.12M

2015 Salaries

1.71%

decline from 2014

In 2015, Argosy University-Los Angeles paid a median of $2.12M in salaries, which represents 33.9% of their overall expenditure ($6.25M) and a 1.71% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 0% growth from 2013 and a 0% growth from 2012.

The median for similar Masters Colleges and Universities is 31.3M (42.2% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

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Instructional Salaries

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Number of Employees

In N/A, Argosy University-Los Angeles paid a total of $N/A to N/A employees working as instructors, which represents N/A% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $9.7M (31%) for similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

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Most Common Instructor

N/A Employees

Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

12 Employees

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In N/A, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Argosy University-Los Angeles were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 12 employees; Management with 7 employees; and Sales and related with 0 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

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