Most Selective Community Colleges in California

  • The average community college acceptance rate in California is approximately 86% per year (2020).
  • The most selective college in California is currently American Academy of Dramatic Arts-Los Angeles, with an acceptance rate of 20%.

Most Selective Community Colleges in California (2020)

  • College Acceptance Rate Location
  • Rank: #11.
    American Academy of Dramatic Arts-Los Angeles
    Private, non-profit
    20%
    1336 N La Brea
    Los Angeles CA  90028
    (323)464-2777
  • Rank: #22.
    American University of Health Sciences
    American University of Health Sciences Photo - AUHS Lobby
    Private, for profit
    50%
    1600 East Hill St
    Signal Hill CA  90755
    (562)988-2278
  • Rank: #33.52%
    919 S Grand Ave
    Los Angeles CA  90015
    (213)624-1200
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.54%
    55 Stockton St
    San Francisco CA  94108
    (415)675-5200
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    West Coast University-Los Angeles
    Private, for profit
    54%
    12215 Victory Boulevard
    North Hollywood CA  91606
    (818)299-5500
  • Rank: #66.59%
    350 Tenth Avenue, Third Floor
    San Diego CA  92101
    (619)235-2049
  • Rank: #77.66%
    17590 Gillette Avenue
    Irvine CA  92614
    (949)851-6200
  • Rank: #88.
    Cambridge Junior College-Yuba City
    Private, for profit
    88%
    990-A Klamath Lane
    Yuba City CA  95993
    (530)674-9199
  • Rank: #99.
    Carrington College-San Leandro
    Private, for profit
    93%
    15555 E. 14th Street, Suite 500
    San Leandro CA  94578
    (510)276-3888
  • Rank: #10-1110.-11.
    Carrington College-Citrus Heights
    Private, for profit
    96%
    7301 Greenback Lane, Ste A
    Citrus Heights CA  95621
    (916)722-8200
  • Rank: #10-1110.-11.
    Carrington College-Sacramento
    Private, for profit
    96%
    8909 Folsom Blvd
    Sacramento CA  95826
    (916)361-1660
  • Rank: #1212.
    Carrington College-Stockton
    Private, for profit
    99%
    1313 W. Robinhood Drive, Suite B
    Stockton CA  95207
    (209)956-1240
  • Rank: #13-2613.-26.
    Carrington College-San Jose
    Private, for profit
    100%
    6201 San Ignacio Ave.
    San Jose CA  95119
    (408)960-0162
  • Rank: #13-2613.-26.
    American River College
    American River College Photo - ARC's Respiratory Care program prepares students for an exciting career in a growing health field.
    Public
    100%
    4700 College Oak Dr
    Sacramento CA  95841
    (916)484-8011
  • Rank: #13-2613.-26.
    Bakersfield College
    Bakersfield College Photo
    Public
    100%
    1801 Panorama Drive
    Bakersfield CA  93305
    (661)395-4011
  • Rank: #13-2613.-26.
    Butte College
    Public
    100%
    3536 Butte Campus Drive
    Oroville CA  95965
    (530)895-2511
  • Rank: #13-2613.-26.
    Merritt College
    Public
    100%
    12500 Campus Dr
    Oakland CA  94619
    (510)531-4911
  • Rank: #13-2613.-26.
    Concorde Career College-Garden Grove
    Private, for profit
    100%
    12951 Euclid Street, Suite 101
    Garden Grove CA  92840
    (714)703-1900
  • Rank: #13-2613.-26.
    Concorde Career College-North Hollywood
    Private, for profit
    100%
    12412 Victory Boulevard
    North Hollywood CA  91606
    (818)766-8151
  • Rank: #13-2613.-26.
    San Diego Mesa College
    San Diego Mesa College Photo - Learning Resource Center
    Public
    100%
    7250 Mesa College Dr
    San Diego CA  92111
    (619)388-2600
  • Rank: #13-2613.-26.
    Santa Rosa Junior College
    Santa Rosa Junior College Photo - SRJC Petaluma Campus
    Public
    100%
    1501 Mendocino Avenue
    Santa Rosa CA  95401
    (707)527-4011
  • Rank: #13-2613.-26.
    Skyline College
    Public
    100%
    3300 College Dr
    San Bruno CA  94066
    (650)738-4100
  • Rank: #13-2613.-26.
    Concorde Career College-San Diego
    Private, for profit
    100%
    4393 Imperial Avenue, Suite 100
    San Diego CA  92113
    (619)688-0800
  • Rank: #13-2613.-26.
    Carrington College-Pleasant Hill
    Private, for profit
    100%
    380 Civic Dr., Ste. 300
    Pleasant Hill CA  94523
    (925)609-6650
  • Rank: #13-2613.-26.
    Concorde Career College-San Bernardino
    Private, for profit
    100%
    201 East Airport Drive, Suite A
    San Bernardino CA  92408
    (909)884-8891
  • Rank: #13-2613.-26.
    Casa Loma College-Van Nuys
    Casa Loma College-Van Nuys Photo
    Public
    100%
    6725 Kester Ave
    Van Nuys CA  91405
    (818)785-2726
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