San Diego County Community Colleges

  • There are 21 community colleges in San Diego County, California, serving 142,656 students.
  • The average tuition is approximately $1,140 per year for in-state students and $5,532 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,796 per year (view national tuition costs).
  • San Diego County, CA community colleges have a diversity score of 0.66, which is lower than the national average of 0.67 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 49:1.

San Diego County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • Argosy University-San Diego
    Pivate, for profit
    1615 Murray Canyon Road, Suite 100
    San Diego CA  92108
    (619)321-3000

    438 students
  • California College San Diego
    Private, non-profit
    6602 Convoy Court Ste 100
    San Diego CA  92111
    (619)680-4430

    n/a
    students
  • Coleman University
    Private, non-profit
    8888 Balboa Ave
    San Diego CA  92123
    (858)499-0202

    796 students
  • 4393 Imperial Avenue, Suite 100
    San Diego CA  92113
    (619)688-0800

    967 students
  • 900 Rancho San Diego Pky
    El Cajon CA  92019
    (619)660-4000

    8,644 students
  • 350 Tenth Avenue, Third Floor
    San Diego CA  92101
    (619)235-2049

    142 students
  • Foundation College
    Pivate, for profit
    404 Camino Del Rio South Suite 100
    San Diego CA  92108
    (619)683-3273

    n/a
    students
  • 1950 Camino Vida Roble, Ste. 125
    Carlsbad CA  92008
    (800)342-7342

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

    18,040 students
  • 9025 Balboa Ave Ste 130
    San Diego CA  92123
    (858)505-1100

    169 students
  • Kaplan College-San Diego
    Pivate, for profit
    9055 Balboa Avenue
    San Diego CA  92123
    (858)279-4500

    1,297 students
  • Kaplan College-Vista
    Pivate, for profit
    2022 University Dr
    Vista CA  92083
    (760)630-1555

    812 students
  • One Barnard Drive
    Oceanside CA  92056
    (760)757-2121

    14,687 students
  • 1140 W. Mission
    San Marcos CA  92069
    7607441150

    24,914 students
  • 780 Bay Blvd Suite101
    Chula Vista CA  91910
    (619)425-3200

    901 students
  • Platt College-San Diego
    Pivate, for profit
    6250 El Cajon Blvd
    San Diego CA  92115
    (619)265-0107

    316 students
  • 1313 Park Boulevard
    San Diego CA  92101
    (619)388-3400

    16,298 students
  • 3375 Camino Del Rio S
    San Diego CA  92108
    (619)388-6500

    n/a
    students
  • 7250 Mesa College Dr
    San Diego CA  92111
    6193882600

    23,191 students
  • 10440 Black Mountain Rd
    San Diego CA  92126
    (619)388-7800

    11,876 students
  • 900 Otay Lakes Rd
    Chula Vista CA  91910
    (619)421-6700

    19,000 students
Recent Articles
January 27, 2017
As careers in science, technology, engineering, and math become more prevalent, community colleges are shifting their focus to meet demand and secure their place in a rapidly changing educational landscape.
January 27, 2017
A recent study reveals that job applicants with a credential or associate’s degree from a community college have slightly better chances of getting a job interview than students who attend a for-profit college or university. Since community colleges are much more budget friendly than for-profit institutions and have much better job placement results, community colleges are a much better option for employment-minded students.
January 27, 2017
With serious mental health issues on the rise on college campuses nationwide, community colleges are scrambling to provide expanded mental health services to students.