Malibu has a general population of 12,575 and an overall student population of 7,733. Approximately 7,733 of Malibu's students are enrolled in schools that offer liberal arts programs.
The largest liberal arts school in Malibu, by student population, is Pepperdine University. In 2010, approximately 21 students graduated from the Liberal Arts program at Pepperdine University.
A total of 31 students graduated with credentials in liberal arts from liberal arts schools in Malibu in 2010. In 2009 tuition at liberal arts schools in Malibu was $37,850 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for liberal arts related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Malibu-based liberal arts schools, you will have an added expense of $11,980 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.