3 List of schools attending: Santa Monica College Spring 2015 College Fair Tuesday, April 28, :30am - 1pm Fountain Quad Local and Out of State Colleges/Universities Academy of Art University San Francisco Academy of Couture Art American Musical and Dramatic Academy, College and Conservatory for the Performing Arts (AMDA) American Jewish University Antioch University Los Angeles Argosy University Arizona State University (AZ) Art Center College of Design Ashford University (IA) ATI College Azusa Pacific University Bastyr University (WA) Brandman University California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) California Lutheran University Chapman University Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science CHICSTUDIOS College Web Mentor/College Web Coupon Columbia College - Chicago (IL) Columbia College - Hollywood Columbia University - School of General Studies (NY) Design Institute of San Diego DeVry University Emperor s College of Traditional Oriental Medicine Everest College - West Los Angeles campus Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (FIDM) Gnomon School of Visual Effects, Games + Animation Grand Canyon University (AZ) Hawai i Pacific University (HI) IDA Hollywood Institute of Venue and Entertainment Technology (INVENT) Johnson & Wales University (RI) Keck Graduate Institute of Applied Life Sciences Laguna College of Art + Design LIM College: Where Business Meets Fashion (NY) Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art (LAAFA) The Los Angeles Film School - Military Affairs Loyola Marymount University Marymount California University Menlo College Mount Holyoke College (MA) Mount St. Mary's University Mount St. Mary's University - Nursing Mount St. Mary's University - Undergraduate Admission Mount St. Mary's University - Weekend College Mt. Sierra College Musicians Institute National Polytechnic College National University National University Golf Academy The New School (NY) NewSchool of Architecture + Design New York Film Academy - Los Angeles Campus Northern Arizona University (AZ) Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA) (OR) Pacific Oaks College Patten University Pepperdine University - Seaver College Point Loma Nazarene University Providence Christian College St. John s College (MD) Santa Fe University of Art and Design (NM) The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) (IL) Semester at Sea (Sponsored by the University of Virginia) Simmons College - School of Nursing and Health Sciences (MA) South Baylo University Southern California Health Institute (SOCHi) Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc) Southern California University of Health Sciences SUNY College at Plattsburgh (NY) Temple University (PA) Touro University Los Angeles Trinity Law School UAG, School of Medicine (TX) Union Institute & University University of Houston (TX) University of LaVerne University of Massachusetts Lowell (MA) University of Nevada, Las Vegas (NV) University of Nevada, Reno (NV) University of Phoenix University of Redlands University of San Diego University of San Francisco University of Southern California (USC) USC - Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry USC - Leonard Davis School of Gerontology University of the West University of West Los Angeles Vanguard University West Coast University Western Oregon University (OR) Westcliff University Whittier College Woodbury University Xavier University (OH) Yo San University of Traditional Chinese Medicine International Colleges/Universities The American University of Rome, ITALY John Cabot University, Rome, ITALY Laureate International Universities International Hospitality and Design Education, SWITZERLAND Middlesex University, London, ENGLAND
4 California State University Channel Islands Channel Islands - International Programs Channel Islands - Undergraduate Admissions Dominguez Hills Dominguez Hills - College of Business Administration and Public Policy Long Beach Long Beach - College of the Arts Long Beach - College of Engineering Long Beach - David Nazarian College of Business and Economics Long Beach - Department of Design Long Beach - Center for International Education Long Beach - Undergraduate Admissions Los Angeles Los Angeles - College of Natural & Social Sciences Los Angeles - International Los Angeles - Undergraduate Admissions Northridge Northridge - Undergraduate Admissions Pomona - Undergraduate Admissions San Jose State University - International San Bernardino - International San Francisco State - International University of California Berkeley - Undergraduate Admissions Davis Davis - International Davis - Undergraduate Admissions Irvine Irvine - Undergraduate Admissions Los Angeles SMC - Scholars Program Los Angeles - Extension, Legal Programs Los Angeles - School of Nursing Los Angeles - School of the Arts and Architecture Los Angeles - School of Theater, Film & Television Los Angeles - Undergraduate Admissions Merced - Undergraduate Admissions Riverside - Undergraduate Admissions San Diego - Undergraduate Admissions Santa Cruz - Undergraduate Admission
5 SAMPLE QUESTIONS TO ASK COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY ADMISSION REPRESENTATIVE Admissions Do I have to finish my associate degree before I can transfer? Do I have to have all of my general education and major requirements completed before applying? If I am an international student do I need to take the TOEFL? If so, what is the score? Can I use AP/IB credits? What are the deadlines for admission? Do you offer alternatives to regular admission such as early decision, early action, rolling admission? How many applications did you receive last year? What % were admitted? What academic preparation do you expect in order to be admitted - which qualities and experiences are you looking for in a student? What is the average GPA for an admitted transfer student into major? What kind of student is most successful at your university? Academics How easy is it to double major? How easy is it to major in one area such as science, and minor in another such as business? Is there much informal student-faculty contact outside of class such as students and faculty having lunch or dinner together or playing sports together? Does each student have a personally assigned advisor, or is advising conducted by an advisement center? Does the student have an opportunity to select or change his/her advisor? What services are offered to students needing help or tutoring? Setting How is your institution unique? What distinguishes it from most other colleges and universities? What sort of academic calendar do you use: semesters, trimesters, one course at a time, etc.?
6 Finances What is the cost of attendance? (Cost of attendance includes tuition, books, fees, room, board, transportation, etc.). What percent of students receive merit-based scholarships? How much is offered for the largest merit scholarship? What is the average merit-aid given? What percent of students receive need-based financial aid and grants? Housing What percent of students stay on campus on weekends? Describe the variety of housing styles on campus: suites, apartments, etc. Is housing guaranteed for transfer students? Diversity and Internationalism How ethnically diverse is the campus? What percent of the student body is composed of international students? What are the opportunities for study abroad? Does your institution have some unique programs? What percent of your student body studies abroad? Can financial aid and/or scholarship monies be used for study abroad? Service and Internships What is the availability of campus work opportunities? What volunteer/community service opportunities are available for students at the college? What percent of students do internships? How does your college assist students in finding internships? Safety What campus security measures do you have? Is an escort service provided to/from the library, for night classes? Tell me about the crime statistics on your campus assault, rape, robbery, car theft, etc. What are the most typical incidents of crime?
7 Campus Life What activities on campus are the most popular with students? What transportation means are available around campus, to closest city, airport etc. Is there a campus bus to town (or the local community) and back? Which religious services, such as a Catholic Newman Center or a Hillel Center, are available on campus? Are religious denominations available on campus for social and/or counseling purposes? How many and what types of clubs/organizations do you have on your campus? Other What type of support do you offer AB540 students, Veteran students, and students with disabilities?
9 Are You an Art Major? SUGGESTED QUESTIONS TO ASK COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY ADMISSION REPRESENTATIVE Do you have a program in my concentration (e.g. ceramics, graphic design, photography, painting, music education, music performance, composition, etc.)? What is the program like? What do students do after graduation? What are the financial aid and scholarship opportunities available? Do you have a portfolio/audition requirement for admission? What is the school looking for in a portfolio/audition? When is the portfolio/audition deadline? Are there any specific courses required before I apply (e.g. math, English, drawing, design, art history, music theory, etc.)? When is the application deadline? Will I get credit at your school for art/performing arts major courses and/or general education courses that I take before I transfer? How is my credit evaluated? Are you accredited? By which accrediting institution? What are the pluses and minuses of attending your school? How can I arrange to visit your campus? What else can you tell me that would make me a competitive applicant to your school?
11 PRIVATE IN STATE AND OUT-OF-STATE COLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES ATTEND Academy of Couture Art, Inc. filed as a Articles of Incorporation in the State of California on Wednesday, February 16, 2011 and is approximately four years old, according to public records filed with California Secretary of State. The filing is currently active as of the last data refresh which occured on Sunday, June 22, Address: 8484 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 730, Beverly Hills, CA Established in 1929, Academy of Art University is the largest accredited private art and design school in the US with over 18,000 students throughout San Francisco as well as nationally and internationally through the online degree program. Address: 79 New Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA Website: Established: 1929 Undergraduate Enrollment: 18,000 Website: Established: 2006 Accreditation: The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools Calendar System: Quarter Undergraduate Enrollment: 50 Majors: Fashion Design Pattern Design Undergraduate Application Fee: $40.00 Full-Time Annual Undergraduate Tuition: $19, Majors: Animation Fashion Film Game Design Photography Undergraduate Application Fee: $ Full-Time Annual Undergraduate Tuition: $22,086.00
12 Celebrating nearly 50 years as one of America s premier conservatories for the performing arts, AMDA is recognized throughout the industry for its rich history and tradition of launching some of the most successful careers in theatre, film and television. Address: Los Angeles campus: 6305 Yucca Street, Los Angeles, CA 90028; New York campus: 211 West 61 st Street, New York, NY Website: Established: 1964 Accreditation: (NAST) National Association of Schools of Theater Calendar System: Trimester Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,400 Majors: Music Theater, Acting, Dance Theater Undergraduate Application Fee: $50.00 Full-Time Annual Undergraduate Tuition: $40, The American Jewish University (formerly the separate Institutions University of Judaism and Brandeis-Bardin Institute), is a Jewish, nondenominational educational institution in Los Angeles, California. Address: Mulholland Drive, Los Angeles, CA Website: Established: 1947 Undergraduate Enrollment: 115 Majors: Bioethics and Natural Sciences (Pre-med) Business Psychology Undergraduate Application Fee: $35.00 Full-Time Annual Undergraduate Tuition: $27,000.00
13 The American University of Rome is a non-traditional liberal arts university that offers a distinctive and challenging curriculum, complemented by our small classrooms, international student body, innovative faculty, and elite special programs and guest lectures. AUR confers undergraduate and graduate degrees and the possibility for students to visit for a semester or winter-summer sessions. AUR also offers students a robust array of unique and challenging minors. Address: Via Pietro Roselli 43, Rome, Italy Website: Established: 1969 Accreditation: Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools Undergraduate Enrollment: 500 Majors: Archaeology and Classics Business Administration International Relations and Global Politics Film and Digital Media and many more Undergraduate Application Fee: $50.00 euros ($58.00 USD) Full-Time Annual Undergraduate Tuition: $23, euros ($23, USD) Antioch University Los Angeles (AULA) provides learner-centered education to empower students with the knowledge and skills to lead meaningful lives and to advance social, economic, and environmental justice. Antioch provides rigorous progressive education to prepare students for the complexities of today s diverse societies. Combining dynamic scholarship and creative endeavor with experiential learning and reflective practice, AULA fosters personal and collective agency, global citizenship, and socially conscious leadership. Address: (multiple campuses) Culver City campus: 400 Corporate Pointe, Culver City, CA Website: Established: 1852 Accreditation: North Central Association of Colleges and Schools Calendar System: Quarter Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,050 Majors: Creative Writing Psychology Urban Sustainability Undergraduate Application Fee: $60.00 Full-Time Annual Undergraduate Tuition: $26,358.00
14 Arizona State University is a national space-grant institution and public metropolitan research university located in the Phoenix Metropolitan Area of the U.S. state of Arizona. Address: University Drive and Mill Avenue, Tempe, AZ Website: At Argosy University, our passion is teaching and learning. We develop professional competence, provide opportunities for personal growth, and foster interpersonal effectiveness. Students succeed because our university community engages and supports them. Address: (multiple campuses) Los Angeles campus: 5230 Pacific Concourse Drive #200, Los Angeles, CA Website: Established: 2001 Undergraduate Enrollment: 350, For-profit Established: 1885 Accreditation: North Central Association of Colleges and Schools Undergraduate Enrollment: 80,000+ Type: Public Majors: many majors offered Undergraduate Application Fee: $65.00 Full-Time Annual Undergraduate In-State Tuition: $11, Full-Time Annual Undergraduate Out-Of-State Tuition: $25, Majors: Business Criminal Justice Psychology Undergraduate Application Fee: $50.00 Full-Time Annual Undergraduate Tuition: $12,612.00
15 At Art Center College of Design learn to create. Influence change. This is the mission of Art Center College of Design. For more than 80 years, we ve achieved an international reputation for our rigorous, trans disciplinary curriculum, faculty of professionals, strong ties to industry and a commitment to socially responsible design. At Art Center, we prepare artists and designers to make a positive impact in their chosen fields-as well as the world at large. Address: 1700 Lida Street, Pasadena, CA Website: Established: 1930 Calendar System: Trimester Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,900 Majors: Commercial and Advertising Art Design and Visual Communications, General Environmental Design/Architecture Film/Cinema Studies Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other Graphic Design Illustration Industrial Design Photography Undergraduate Application Fee: $50.00 CA Residents Undergraduate Application Fee: $70.00 International Full-Time Annual Undergraduate Tuition: $34, Achievement belongs to all of us at Ashford University. Experience Ashford and earn the Associate s, Bachelor s, or Master s degree you ve always wanted. You ll find online courses that cover the full spectrum of modern knowledge. Instead of texbooks, much of your study materials are available electronically. Plus, the Ashford Mobile app keeps you connected to your courses while you re on the go. Students and faculty around the country support each other in the online classroom. And all graduates are welcome to celebrate their achievements at commencement. If you had your degree, would it change you? Join Ashford University today. Address: 8620 Spectrum Center Boulevard, San Diego, CA Website: Established: 1918 Undergraduate Enrollment: 51,237 Majors: Business Administration Health Care Administration Organizational Management Social and Criminal Justice and many more Undergraduate Application Fee: Free Fill-Time Annual Undergraduate In-State/Out-Of-State Tuition: $10, (other fees apply)
16 It is ATI College mission to improve peoples lives through providing professional work-skill training. Students seeking to succeed as professionals and instructors seeking to teach such students require a learning environment committed to high standards of instruction. ATI College seeks to respond to these needs and challenges by teaching our students 1) to develop high-level of knowledge in their chosen field of career, 2) to develop analytical and critical thinking skills, 2) to help understand the significance of selfdiscipline thus acquiring self-confidence, 4) to develop professional attitude and 5) the ability to meet employer s expectations in the world of professionalism. Address: Firestone Boulevard, Suite 2001, Norwalk, CA Website: Established: 1998 Accreditation: Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools Calendar System: monthly starts Undergraduate Enrollment: 100 Azusa Pacific University is a private, 4 year Liberal Arts Christian University located in Azusa, CA. We have an undergraduate population of over 5,500 students and graduate population of over 4,500 students. Offering 63 bachelor s degrees, 43 master s degrees, and 8 doctoral programs. Address: 901 E Alosta Avenue, Azusa, CA Website: Established: 1899 Undergraduate Enrollment: 5,700 Majors: Biology Business Music Nursing Psychology Undergraduate Application Fee: $45.00 Full-Time Annual Undergraduate Tuition: $44, Majors: Massage Therapy Ultrasound Technology Echocardiography Undergraduate Application Fee: $75 (domestic); $150 (international); $10 (veteran) Full-Time Annual Undergraduate Tuition: varies by program
17 Brandman University provides flexibility students with a dynamic and flexible education both on-campus and online. Bastyr University degree programs include a naturopathic medicine doctorate as well as undergraduate and graduate programs in acupuncture and East Asian medicine, Ayurvedic sciences, exercise science, health psychology, herbal sciences, human biology, midwifery and nutrition. In addition, Bastyr offers post baccalaureate programs for nutrition and naturopathic medicine, as well as a certificate in holistic landscape design. Address: Juanita Drive NE, Kenmore, WA Website: Established: 1978 Accreditation: Northwest Commission of Colleges and Universities Calendar System: Quarter Undergraduate Enrollment: 210 (1,123 total student body) Address: (Multiple campuses) Culver City campus: 9000 Overland Avenue, Culver City, CA Website: Established: 1958 Calendar System: While using semester credits, Brandman offers 6 sessions per year, lasting 8 weeks each Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,500 Majors: Business Early Childhood Education Psychology Undergraduate Application Fee: Free Undergraduate Tuition: $ (per unit) Majors: B.S. in Nutrition (three tracks) B.S. in Herbal Sciences B.S. in Health Psychology Undergraduate Application Fee: $60.00 Full-Time Annual Undergraduate In-State/Out-Of- State Tuition: $23,356.00
18 California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) is internationally renowned as one of the leading and most innovative centers for undergraduate and graduate study in the performing and visual arts and in the critical study of these arts. CalArts is committed to providing the resources and support necessary for our intimate community of students and faculty to stretch and reach beyond themselves and their disciplines to new heights of art making and thinking. Address: McBean Parkway, Valencia, CA Website: Established: 1961 ; National Associations of Schools of Music; National Association of Schools of Art and Design; National Association of Schools of Theatre; National Association of Schools of Dance Undergraduate Enrollment: 985 Majors: Art Dance Film/Video Music Theater Undergraduate Application Fee: $70.00 (Domestic); $85.00 (International) Full-Time Annual Undergraduate Tuition: $43, Founded in 1959, California Lutheran University's dedicated, accomplished faculty works with small classes of undergraduate and graduate students who are open-minded - about ideas, about people, and about faith - and are seeking to grow as individuals. Both in the classroom and outside of it, everyone at Cal Lutheran is committed to helping each student pursue their passions to discover their purpose, and follow that purpose to transform their community - and the world. Address: 60 W Olsen Road #1350, Thousand Oaks, CA Website: Established: 1959 Undergraduate Enrollment: 2,888 Majors: Biology Business Administration Communication Liberal Arts Psychology Undergraduate Application Fee: $25.00 Full-Time Annual Undergraduate Tuition: $36,690.00
19 Chapman University is the largest private university in Orange County, and is ranked in the U.S. News and World Report's top-tier of western region colleges and universities. It comprises four schools and four colleges, including the School of Law, the Argyros School of Business and Economics, the Dodge College of Film and Media Arts, the School of Education, the College of Performing Arts, the Schmid College of Science, the Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences and University College. Address: 1 University Drive, Orange, CA Website: Established: 1861 Calendar System: (4-1-4) Undergraduate Enrollment: 6,000 Majors: Business Education Film and TV Psychology and many more Undergraduate Application Fee: $65.00 Full-Time Annual Undergraduate Tuition: $55, Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU) is a private non-profit university that offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs to students with a passion and commitment to transforming the health and wellness of underserved communities. CDU is the nation s only dually designated Historically Black Graduate Institution and Hispanic Serving Health Professions School. Address: 1731 E 120 th Street, Los Angeles, CA Website: Established: 1966 Undergraduate Enrollment: 210, HBCU Majors: Life Sciences: Pre-Dental Pre-Medicine Pre-Nursing Pre-PA Pre-Pharmacy Undergraduate Application Fee: $35.00 Full-Time Annual Undergraduate Tuition: $9,957.00
20 CHICSTUDIOS is a leading makeup artistry school providing and teaching an array of fashion-forward techniques and practices. The school was founded in New York City and is fully licensed by the New York State Education Department (NYSED). In 2015, CHICSTUDIOS will be launching a second location in Santa Monica, CA. CHICSTUDIOS also offers career services assisting students and alumni with opportunities and education to plan, promote and prepare their careers in the beauty industry. Upon completion of any of our courses, each alumni becomes part of the CHIC Pro Community, which is a platform for events, freelance opportunities, advanced education, internships or hiring fairs. Address: (multiple locations) New York campus: 139 Fulton Street #600, New York, NY 10038; Los Angeles campus: Opening in Santa Monica, CA 2015 College Web Media (CWM) is dedicated to serving the needs and interests of college students and the collegeminded by providing a range of services and products. In addition to College Web News the college news network CWM also operates College Web Productions, a premium-content programming provider; College Web Coupon, a service offering students great deals from local and online merchants; and College vs Cancer, a non-profit charitable foundation to help fund college for those who have become financially strained through cancer. Website: Website: Established: 2015 Accreditation: New York State Education Department Calendar System: main programs are 4 and 5 weeks 5 week master course: $4, week professional course: $3,624.00
21 Columbia College Chicago is an arts and mediafocused liberal arts college dedicated to rigorous academics, hands-on learning, collaboration and career preparation. We offer an inclusive learning environment where students are encouraged to take creative risks, develop an authentic voice and author the culture of their time. Our award-winning faculty of working professionals and our location in Chicago which provides access to an array of internship and professional experiences prepare graduates for a creative career, wherever their interests and abilities take them. Address: 600 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL Website: Established: 1890 Accreditation: North Central Association of Colleges and Schools Undergraduate Enrollment: 2,500 Majors: Acting Early Childhood Education Fashion Graphic Design Photography and many more Undergraduate Application Fee: $35.00 domestic; $100 international Full-Time Annual Undergraduate In-State/Out-Of- State Tuition: $23, Columbia College Hollywood, the premier college for students who want a hands-on-education in Film, Television and the Digital Arts. With a state-of-the-art facility, an accomplished faculty featuring Emmy and Academy Award nominees and winners, an abundance of employment partners, and strong alumni and mentoring network, your opportunity is here at CCH. You ll work with professionals who share your passion and connect you first-hand with the craft and business of the entertainment industry. Our role is to help you develop your voice and to provide you with the technical know-how to excel-be it as a Director, Writer, Actor, Cinematographer, Producer, Editor, Animator, or as a professional in the entertainment business. We teach it all. And you get a chance to do it all, with your distinctive edge. Address: Oxnard Street, Tarzana, CA Website: Established: 1962 Calendar System: Quarter Undergraduate Enrollment: , Non-Profit Majors: Acting Cinematography Directing; Editing/Visual Effects Writing New Media Producing Undergraduate Application Fee: $25.00 Full-Time Annual Undergraduate Tuition: $19,020.00
22 Columbia University - School of General Studies is the finest liberal arts college in the United States created specifically for returning and non-traditional studentsthose with a break of a year or more in their educational paths-seeking a rigorous, traditional, Ivy League undergraduate degree full or part time. Columbia is the only Ivy League university with a freestanding college in which nontraditional undergraduates are fully integrated into the undergraduate curriculum. Address: 408 Lewisohn Hall, Mail Code 4101, 2970 Broadway, New York, NY Website: Established: 1947 Accreditation: Middle States Commission on Higher Education Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,700+, Non-Profit Majors: Economics English and Comparative Literature Financial Economics with a Business Management Concentration Political Science Psychology and many more Design Institute of San Diego is an interior design school that has been known, since its founding in 1977, for the professional excellence of its program. Our students enter the college with a great dedication to a particular interest - interior design. As a specialized institution offering one program, Design Institute has always been able to focus all of its attention on the theory and practice of interior design; providing students with a structured sequential curriculum in a creative environment where personal attention enhances the educational life and development of each student. What has endured over the years is a strong sense of connection between the college, the student, and the profession. Address: 8555 Commerce Avenue, San Diego, CA Website: Established: 1977 Accreditation: Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools Undergraduate Enrollment: Only Major: Interior Design Undergraduate Application Fee: $25.00 Full-Time Annual Undergraduate Tuition: $20, Undergraduate Application Fee: $80.00 (fee may be waived) Full-Time Annual Undergraduate In-State/Out-Of- State Tuition: $36,288.00
23 The DeVry University Sherman Oaks Campus is to foster student learning through high-quality, careeroriented education integrating technology, science, business and the arts. The university delivers practitioner-oriented undergraduate and graduate programs onsite and online to meet the needs of a diverse and geographically dispersed student population. Address: (Multiple campuses) Sherman Oaks campus: Ventura Boulevard, Building D-100, Sherman Oaks, CA Website: Established: 1931 Accreditation: North Central Association of Colleges and Schools Undergraduate Enrollment: Varies by campus, For-Profit Majors: Business Administration Computer Information Science Electrical and Computer Technology Network Communication Management Technical Management Undergraduate Application Fee: $40.00 Undergraduate Tuition: Tuition charges are calculated each session per credit hours enrolled. Emperor s College of Traditional Oriental Medicine is one of the oldest acupuncture schools in the nation. Our distinguished history started in 1983 with the mission of cultivating brilliant healers, teachers and leaders in Oriental medicine. We have expanded on this mission over time and today we are known for specializing in an open minded approach to the art and science of integrated Oriental medicine. Emperor s College is based in beautiful Santa Monica, California, a friendly mid-sized beach town adjacent to Los Angeles. The Santa Monica/West Los Angeles area is widely recognized for being at the forefront of the health and wellness field and we are proud to be leading the way along with our neighbors and strategic partners at the Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center, St. Joseph Medical Center; Being Alive, a non-profit organization serving people living with HIV/AIDS; the Simms-Mann Integrative Pain Center at the Venice Family Clinic, the largest free medical clinic in the United States; and elsewhere. Many of our graduates have gone on to become pioneering leaders in academia, clinical practice, advocacy and research in the field. Minimum admissions requirements for the Master of Traditional Oriental Medicine: 60 semester units. Address: 1807 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 200, Santa Monica, CA Website: Established: 1983 Accreditation: Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Calendar System: Quarter Enrollment: 300 Major: Oriental Medicine Undergraduate Application Fee: $100 Undergraduate Tuition: $ per unit