Top Sacramento Community Colleges

  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 7 top community colleges in Sacramento, California, serving 69,746 students.
  • Sacramento community colleges have a diversity score of 0.70, which is higher than the national average of 0.65 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), and the student:teacher ratio is 48:1.

Top Sacramento, CA Community Colleges (2018-19)

  • College Location Students
  • 4700 College Oak Dr
    Sacramento CA  95841
    9164848011

    29,133 students
  • 8909 Folsom Blvd
    Sacramento CA  95826
    (916)361-1660

    1,385 students
  • 8401 Center Parkway
    Sacramento CA  95823
    9166917344

    14,674 students
  • 2450 Del Paso Road-St 250
    Sacramento CA  95834
    (916)285-9468

    60 students
  • Kaplan College-Sacramento
    Private, for profit
    4330 Watt Ave., Suite 400
    Sacramento CA  95821
    (916)649-8168

    429 students
  • 5221 Madison Ave
    Sacramento CA  95841
    (916)339-1500

    748 students
  • 3835 Freeport Blvd
    Sacramento CA  95822
    (916)558-2111

    23,317 students
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