Gainful Employment Information
In October of 2010, federal regulations initiated by the Obama administration required institutions to disclose key gainful employment outcomes for students of all certificate programs that are eligible for federal financial aid. Below is a list of all Cañada College's Gainful Employment programs. By clicking on an individual program, you will find the following information for that program:
- Certificate name
- Normal time to complete the certificate
- Number of graduates completing in normal time
- Number of students who received any federal student loans
- Median student loan debt
- Estimated cost of tuition
- Estimated cost of books/supplies
- Estimated cost of fees
- Jobs related to this program
*Normal Time Completion and Median Loan Debt are not given for certificates with less than 10 graduates for privacy reasons.
*As of Fall 2015, there are 30 active programs that are eligible for federal financial aid. Following programs are eligible for gainful employment beginning 2015-16: Medical Administrative Assistant and Medical Coding Specialist. Following programs are eligible for gainful employment beginning 2014-15: Computer Science-C++, Computer Science-Java, and Computer Science-Swift. The following programs are no longer eligible and are not being reported for gainful employment: Interior Design Green Sustainable Design, Interior Design Residential and Commercial, and Management (not eligible as of 2015-16); and Medical Transcription (not eligible as of 2013-14).