California Community Colleges

There are 233 community colleges located throughout California (134 public colleges and 99 private colleges), serving 1,512,151 students.
Minority enrollment is 63% (majority Hispanic), which is more than the national average of 33%.
The student:teacher ratio of 43:1 is less than the 59:1 national average.

Student by Ethnicity

(CA) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
16%
Hispanic
35%
Black
8%
White
37%
Unknown
3%

California Community Colleges by Town:

  • College Location Students
  • South GateAdvanced College
    Private for-profit
    13180 Paramount Blvd.
    South GateCA 90280
    (562)408-6969
    138 students
  • Santa MariaAllan Hancock College
    Public
    800 South College Drive
    Santa MariaCA 93454
    (805)922-6966
    10,390 students
  • Los AngelesAmerican Academy of Dramatic Arts-Los Angeles
    Private not-for-profit
    1336 N La Brea
    Los AngelesCA 90028
    222 students
  • AnaheimAmerican Career College-Anaheim
    Private for-profit
    1200 N. Magnolia Ave.
    AnaheimCA 92801
    (714)952-9066
    1,648 students
  • Los AngelesAmerican Career College-Los Angeles
    Private for-profit
    4021 Rosewood Avenue
    Los AngelesCA 90004
    (323)668-7555
    1,644 students
  • OntarioAmerican Career College-Ontario
    Private for-profit
    3130 East Sedona Court
    OntarioCA 91764
    (951)739-0788
    1,480 students
  • SacramentoAmerican River College
    Public
    4700 College Oak Dr
    SacramentoCA 95841
    (916)484-8011
    32,868 students
  • Signal HillAmerican University of Health Sciences
    Private for-profit
    1600 East Hill St
    Signal HillCA 90755
    275 students
  • LancasterAntelope Valley College
    Public
    3041 West Ave K
    LancasterCA 93536
    (661)722-6300
    13,864 students
  • SacramentoAnthem College-Sacramento
    Private for-profit
    9738 Lincoln Village Drive #100
    SacramentoCA 95827
    (954)535-8678
    315 students
  • San DiegoArgosy University-San Diego
    Private for-profit
    1615 Murray Canyon Road, Suite 100
    San DiegoCA 92108
    (619)321-3000
    467 students
  • BakersfieldBakersfield College
    Public
    1801 Panorama Dr
    BakersfieldCA 93305
    (661)395-4011
    16,767 students
  • BarstowBarstow Community College
    Public
    2700 Barstow Road
    BarstowCA 92311
    (760)252-2411
    2,075 students
  • BerkeleyBerkeley City College
    Public
    2050 Center Sreet
    BerkeleyCA 94704
    (510)981-2800
    6,299 students
  • Long BeachBrooks College (Long Beach)
    Private, for-profit
    4825 E. Pacific Coast Hwy
    Long BeachCA 90804
    (562)597-6611
    28 students
  • Gold RiverBryan College-Gold River
    Private for-profit
    2317 Gold Meadow Way
    Gold RiverCA 95670
    550 students
  • Los AngelesBryan University (Los Angeles)
    Private for-profit
    3580 Wilshire blvd suite 400
    Los AngelesCA 90010
    (213)484-8850
    1,188 students
  • OrovilleButte College
    Public
    3536 Butte Campus Drive
    OrovilleCA 95965
    (530)895-2511
    12,730 students
  • AptosCabrillo College
    Public
    6500 Soquel Dr
    AptosCA 95003
    (831)479-6100
    13,055 students
  • San DiegoCalifornia College-San Diego
    Private for-profit
    2820 Camino Del Rio South, Suite 300
    San DiegoCA 92108
    961 students
  • Yuba CityCambridge Junior College-Yuba City
    Private for-profit
    990-A Klamath Lane
    Yuba CityCA 95993
    (530)674-9199
    126 students
  • Redwood CityCanada College
    Public
    4200 Farm Hill Blvd.
    Redwood CityCA 94061
    (650)306-3100
    6,783 students
  • OrangeCareer Networks Institute
    Private for-profit
    702 W Town and Country Rd
    OrangeCA 92868
    (714)437-9697
    630 students
  • AntiochCarrington College California-Antioch
    Private for-profit
    2157 Country Hills Drive
    AntiochCA 94509
    (925)522-7777
    391 students
  • Citrus HeightsCarrington College California-Citrus Heights
    Private for-profit
    7301 Greenback Lane, Ste A
    Citrus HeightsCA 95621
    (916)722-6883
    520 students
  • EmeryvilleCarrington College California-Emeryville
    Private for-profit
    6001 Shellmound St., Ste. 145
    EmeryvilleCA 94608
    (510)420-5400
    205 students
  • Pleasant HillCarrington College California-Pleasant Hill
    Private for-profit
    380 Civic Dr., Ste. 300
    Pleasant HillCA 94523
    (925)609-6650
    399 students
  • SacramentoCarrington College California-Sacramento
    Private for-profit
    8909 Folsom Blvd
    SacramentoCA 95826
    (916)361-1660
    1,283 students
  • San JoseCarrington College California-San Jose
    Private for-profit
    6201 San Ignacio Ave.
    San JoseCA 95119
    (408)360-0840
    711 students
  • San LeandroCarrington College California-San Leandro
    Private for-profit
    15555 E. 14th Street, Suite 500
    San LeandroCA 94578
    (510)276-3888
    611 students
  • StocktonCarrington College California-Stockton
    Private for-profit
    1313 W. Robinhood Drive, Suite B
    StocktonCA 95207
    (209)956-1240
    416 students
  • Van NuysCasa Loma College-Van Nuys
    Private not-for-profit
    6725 Kester Ave
    Van NuysCA 91405
    (818)785-2726
    645 students
  • Los AngelesCBD College
    Private not-for-profit
    3699 Wilshire Blvd., Fourth Floor
    Los AngelesCA 90010
    (323)937-7772
    171 students
  • NorwalkCerritos College
    Public
    11110 Alondra Blvd
    NorwalkCA 90650
    (562)860-2451
    21,071 students
  • RidgecrestCerro Coso Community College
    Public
    3000 College Heightts Blvd
    RidgecrestCA 93555
    (760)384-6100
    4,587 students
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Did You Know?
For California public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,378 per year for in-state students and $7,695 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $17,091 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in California is 84%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

California community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.71, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in California is California College-San Diego. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.