About San Diego Miramar College

Founded in 1969, San Diego Miramar College. is a college. Located in California, which is a city setting in California, the campus itself is Urban. The campus is home to 14,722 full time undergraduate students, and 0 full time graduate students.

The San Diego Miramar College Academic calendar runs on a Semester basis. In the school year the student to faculty ratio was 31:1. There are 125 full time instructional teachers. Degrees awarded at San Diego Miramar College include: Bachelor's Degree, Masters Degree, Post-master's certificate, Doctor's degree.

Quick Facts

Acceptance Rate100%
Application Deadline
Application Fee0
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Admissions at SD-Miramar are considered , with ,3% of all applicants being admitted.

In the school year, of the students who applied to the school, only of those who were admitted eventually ended up enrolling.

0% of incoming freshmen are in the top half of their high school class. 0% were in the top quarter, and 0% were in the top tenth. You can apply online.


We asked, and students answered these important questions about student life at San Diego Miramar College.

San Diego Miramar College REVIEWS

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  • How would you rate on-campus housing?

    13 Students rated on-campus housing 1.8 stars. 8 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate off-campus housing?

    9 Students rated off-campus housing 3.3 stars. 0 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate campus food?

    17 Students rated campus food 3.7 stars. 24 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate campus facilities?

    17 Students rated campus facilities 4.2 stars. 41 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate class size?

    17 Students rated class size 3.9 stars. 29 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate school activities?

    16 Students rated school activities 3.1 stars. 19 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate local services?

    17 Students rated local services 3.8 stars. 47 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate academics?

    17 Students rated academics 4.2 stars. 47 % gave the school a 5.0.

What's your overall opinion of San Diego Miramar College?

24 Students rated San Diego Miramar College

Jorrell - 05/10/2024

Miramar college is pretty great for its benefits and opportunities. If a student attends the school and has all of their lower division credits and Miramar or the other 2 community colleges in the district, they have a guaranteed ride to UCSD by having a good GPA. Also, Miramar has many classes to over for lower division and general education classes, making the transition to a 4-year easier and degree-focused after transfer.

Sofia - 04/30/2024

I love the endless amount of online classes provided. this has made achieving my goals accessible. The campus is easy to navigate and has clean amenities. There are locations for food and many study spots. The professors are nice and in-class experiences have been great.

gabriel - 04/19/2024

It is very safe to be in and to the teachers are nice and available and make you feel at home just the like the students do aswell. In all the time I've been there uve noticed that the students are nice and keep to them selves. The school helps with your career and they also have programs. In all the college is wonderful.

Dean - 04/12/2024

I think it’s an excellent school and has a kinda and helpful approach for students. It’s always going to boil down to, you’ll get out of it what you put into it . And that goes for every aspect of life not just school. Stay positive, get up when knocked down and keep your mind focused on the goal at hand.

San Diego Miramar College FAQS

  1. What is the Acceptance Rate at San Diego Miramar College?

    The fall 2020 acceptance rate for San Diego Miramar College is 100%. That means, out of _____ applications received in 2020 , _____ students were offered admission. The number of males who applied was _____ vs the number of females which was _____.

  2. What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

    In highschool I thought that it would be easier for me to just have fun and slack off and not apply myself in school. I did get good grades and graduated with a 3.87, but didn't bother to apply to any schools. I wish I had gone to a state or university. I fell like being at a 4 year college would have kept me more focused on school. I have taken the last year and a half off from community college to work and help take care of my family. I am glad that I did that and the things I have experienced from working full time and it has helped me decide what career path I want to take by learning what jobs I do not want to have. I would tell my high school senior self to take school more seriously and try harder.

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  3. Describe your favorite campus traditions.

    Having a smaller campus with great teachers, friendly and helpful environment. Many of the teachers are definately well-educated. I am currently taking an amazing history class right now with a teacher that keeps me so engaged and I am for the first time excited about history!

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  4. What do you consider the worst thing about your school? Why?

    There is a lot of construction going on which causes a lot of chaos. The construction won't be done for a while. It also makes the campus less appealing to onlookers. Although it will better the campus in the future, it's is something that bugs me.

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  5. What kind of person should attend this school?

    Everyone should pursue their education, it is the most important investment you will ever make. The benefits that you reap from seeing yourself succeed and the opportunities that your degree provides to you are endless.

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  6. Describe the students at your school.

    I love how diverse ethnicity wise, my classmates are.

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  7. Where is the best place to get work done on campus?

    Like most colleges and universities, most people go to the library to study or do homework. However, there's also a Starbucks and lounge on the second floor of the K building where a lot of people go to have study groups. There's a tutoring center called "The Place" where students can go and get tutored and look at anatomy models similar to the ones that are in the classrooms. There are benches scattered around campus under trees and such where I have often times sat and read and did some last minute studying in between classes.

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  8. What's the one thing you wish someone had told you about freshman year?

    Miramar College is a wonderful school and before attending this campus I wish I would have known how to take adequate notes and realize what was most important in each lecture compared to writing notes in high school. It would be nice to have a scheduled orientation of the school. Fortunitly I had friends that led me through admissions and took me on a personal tour of the campus. It would be helpful for each student to have a time set to see a counselor before enrolling in the various classes.

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  9. What do you brag about most when you tell your friends about your school?

    The main thing I brag about is the staff. All of the staff at my school are really helpful when it comes to my education. I really feel like I am getting a great education as well as amazing care. I feel very important!

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  10. What's the most frustrating thing about your school?

    I suppose the most frustrating thing about Miramar, if I had to choose something, would be the availability of academic counseling. Hours are generally 9-5 (roughly), Monday through Friday, and appointment opportuities are scarce (thus wait times can be extremely long). This makes it especially difficult for those of us who work full time during the day to access the academic counseling we need.

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  11. Here's your chance: Say anything about your college!

    The School is small, so it is fairly easy to get around.

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  12. What's unique about your campus?

    I am attending San Diego Miramar College as a 49 year old looking for a career change, alongside both my children, who are 23 (working towards transferring to university) and 28 (post-military on GI bill), so I have the privilege of viewing the college from multiple perspectives. The best thing, I believe, about Miramar is the fact that it is easily accessible to folks like us, at different stages of life - working adults, full-time college students...all those who are looking to expand their education. Options abound at Miramar, and I'm grateful for that.

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  13. What kind of person should not attend this school?

    A cocky person. A person who thinks they're too good for community college.

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All students must apply yearly for financial aid. This process starts with the FAFSA. Though financial aid deadlines vary by school, it is a good idea to apply as soon as possible. For the upcoming school year, you can apply as early as October 1 for the FAFSA. Additional school aid will be dependent on the FAFSA results.

62% of students attending San Diego Miramar College receive some sort of financial aid. 40% were awarded federal grants. While 2% received federal loans. Many students do also need to apply for additional private student loans.

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