Most Selective Community Colleges in California

The average community college acceptance rate in California is approximately 81% per year (2023).
The most selective college in California is currently FIDM-Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-San Francisco, with an acceptance rate of 32%.
Acceptance Rate Range: 32% 100% Avg. Acceptance Rate: 81%

Most Selective Community Colleges in California (2023)

College
Acceptance Rate
Location
Rank: #11.
Acceptance Rate: 32%
55 Stockton St
San Francisco, CA 94108
(415) 675-5200
Rank: #22.
Stanbridge University
Private for-profit
Acceptance Rate: 35%
2041 Business Ctr Dr Ste 107
Irvine, CA 92612
(888) 789-6208
Rank: #33.
Pacific College
Private for-profit
Acceptance Rate: 38%
3160 Red Hill Ave
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
(714) 662-4402
Rank: #44.
Acceptance Rate: 39%
919 S Grand Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90015
(213) 624-1200
Rank: #55.
American University of Health Sciences
American University of Health Sciences Photo - AUHS Lobby
Private for-profit
Acceptance Rate: 50%
1600 East Hill St
Signal Hill, CA 90755
(562) 988-2278
Rank: #66.
Acceptance Rate: 59%
350 Tenth Avenue, Third Floor
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 235-2049
Rank: #77.
Acceptance Rate: 67%
17590 Gillette Avenue
Irvine, CA 92614
(949) 851-6200
Rank: #88.
Los Angeles College of Music
Private for-profit
Acceptance Rate: 77%
300 S Fair Oaks Ave
Pasadena, CA 91105
(626) 568-8850
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
MTI College
Private for-profit
Acceptance Rate: 80%
5221 Madison Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95841
(916) 339-1500
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Concorde Career College-San Bernardino
Private, for profit
Acceptance Rate: 80%
201 East Airport Drive, Suite A
San Bernardino, CA 92408
(909) 884-8891
Rank: #1111.
Carrington College-Pleasant Hill Campus
Private for-profit
Acceptance Rate: 81%
380 Civic Drive, Suite 300
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
(925) 609-6650
Rank: #1212.
Concorde Career College-North Hollywood
Private, for profit
Acceptance Rate: 84%
12412 Victory Boulevard
North Hollywood, CA 91606
(818) 766-8151
Rank: #1313.
Cambridge Junior College-Yuba City
Private for-profit
Acceptance Rate: 88%
939 Live Oak Blvd
Yuba City, CA 95991
(530) 674-9199
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
American Academy of Dramatic Arts-Los Angeles
Private not-for-profit
Acceptance Rate: 89%
1336 North La Brea Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90028
(800) 463-8990
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Carrington College-Sacramento
Private for-profit
Acceptance Rate: 89%
8909 Folsom Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95826
(916) 361-1660
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Acceptance Rate: 91%
4393 Imperial Avenue, Suite 100
San Diego, CA 92113
(619) 688-0800
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Casa Loma College-Van Nuys
Casa Loma College-Van Nuys Photo
Private not-for-profit
Acceptance Rate: 91%
6725 Kester Ave
Van Nuys, CA 91405
(818) 785-2726
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Carrington College-San Leandro Campus
Private for-profit
Acceptance Rate: 92%
15555 East 14th Street
San Leandro, CA 94578
(510) 276-3888
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
West Coast University-Los Angeles
Private for-profit
Acceptance Rate: 92%
12215 Victory Boulevard
North Hollywood, CA 91606
(818) 299-5500
Rank: #2020.
Carrington College-San Jose
Private for-profit
Acceptance Rate: 93%
5883 Rue Ferrari #125
San Jose, CA 95138
(408) 337-3534
Rank: #2121.
Carrington College-Citrus Heights
Private for-profit
Acceptance Rate: 96%
7310 A Greenback Lane A
Citrus Heights, CA 95621
(916) 209-5079
Rank: #2222.
Acceptance Rate: 97%
12951 Euclid Street, Suite 101
Garden Grove, CA 92840
(714) 703-1900
Rank: #2323.
Carrington College-Stockton
Private for-profit
Acceptance Rate: 99%
1313 West Robinhood Drive B
Stockton, CA 95207
(209) 676-3341
Rank: #24 - 3024. - 30.
American River College
American River College Photo - ARC's Respiratory Care program prepares students for an exciting career in a growing health field.
Public
Acceptance Rate: 100%
4700 College Oak Dr
Sacramento, CA 95841
(916) 484-8011
Rank: #24 - 3024. - 30.
Bakersfield College
Bakersfield College Photo
Public
Acceptance Rate: 100%
1801 Panorama Dr
Bakersfield, CA 93305
(661) 395-4011
Rank: #24 - 3024. - 30.
Butte College
Public
Acceptance Rate: 100%
3536 Butte Campus Drive
Oroville, CA 95965
(530) 895-2511
Rank: #24 - 3024. - 30.
Merritt College
Public
Acceptance Rate: 100%
12500 Campus Dr
Oakland, CA 94619
(510) 531-4911
Rank: #24 - 3024. - 30.
San Diego Mesa College
San Diego Mesa College Photo - Learning Resource Center
Public
Acceptance Rate: 100%
7250 Mesa College Dr
San Diego, CA 92111
(619) 388-2600
Rank: #24 - 3024. - 30.
Santa Rosa Junior College
Santa Rosa Junior College Photo - SRJC Santa Rosa Campus
Public
Acceptance Rate: 100%
1501 Mendocino Avenue
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
(707) 527-4011
Rank: #24 - 3024. - 30.
Skyline College
Public
Acceptance Rate: 100%
3300 College Dr
San Bruno, CA 94066
(650) 738-4100

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