San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno

Tel: (559)448-8282
670 students
Private for-profit
San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno (SJVC) campus has the business, medical, and technical courses to help you start your new career. Regardless of what program you enroll in, SJVC Fresno will get you the career training you need to compete in the Central California job market. So whether you enroll in a business program, medical program, or technical program, you will get a high quality, career focused education. Our business programs include courses that prepare you to work in a variety of fields. Our Business Administration program is a great way to get the training that can help get you started in the business world. If you're interested specifically in the field of health care, our Administrative Health Care Management program could be perfect for you. Administrative Health Care Management is a great program for anyone interested in the growing field of health care but would rather work on the business side. SJVC's Fresno campus also offers courses in Criminal Justice. This program prepares you to work on the corrections side of the criminal justice system. If you're interested in making a difference and improving the safety of others you should consider enrolling in our Criminal Justice program in Fresno.
School Highlights:
San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno serves 670 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 63%.
San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno is one of 9 community colleges within Fresno County, CA.
The nearest community college is Heald College-Fresno (0.8 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 43% over five years.
San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 35 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 670 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 20% over five years.
Total Enrollment
670 students
1,266 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
21:1
San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
670 students
810 students
San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno sch enrollment San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
4%
2%
% Hispanic
61%
7%
San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
4%
12%
% White
23%
57%
San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
4%
2%
San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno More (2007-2013)
% Unknown races
2%
3%
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno sch ethnicity San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno sta ethnicity
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. 0.58 0.53
San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $16,023 is more than the state average of $5,740. The in-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $16,023 is more than the state average of $10,260. The out-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $16,023 $5,740
San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $16,023 $10,260
San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97%
89%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Fresno Heald College-Fresno
    Private for-profit
    255 W Bullard
    Fresno, CA 93704
    (559)438-4222
    0.8  Mi  |  1814  students
  • Clovis Institute of Technology Inc
    Private for-profit
    564 W Herndon
    Clovis, CA 93612
    (559)297-4500
    3.4  Mi  |  1962  students
  • Fresno Fresno City College
    Public
    1101 E. University Ave
    Fresno, CA 93741
    (559)442-4600
    4.4  Mi  |  21710  students
  • Clovis Kaplan College-Fresno
    Private for-profit
    44 Shaw Avenue Rodeo Plaza
    Clovis, CA 93612
    (559)325-5100
    4.5  Mi  |  281  students
  • Clovis ITT Technical Institute-Clovis
    Private for-profit
    362 North Clovis Ave
    Clovis, CA 93612
    (559)325-5400
    4.6  Mi  |  467  students
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Did You Know?
Fresno, CA 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 0.57, which is higher than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Fresno, CA is Fresno City College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.