Top El Cajon Community Colleges

  • For the 2020 school year, there are 2 top community colleges in El Cajon, California, serving 26,684 students.
  • The average community college acceptance rate in California is 86% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 45:1.

Top El Cajon, CA Community Colleges (2020)

  • College Location Students
  • 900 Rancho San Diego Pky
    El Cajon CA  92019
    (619)660-4000

    8,644 students
  • 8800 Grossmont College Dr
    El Cajon CA  92020
    (619)644-7000

    18,040 students
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