Top San Joaquin County Community Colleges

  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 4 top community colleges in San Joaquin County, California, serving 20,955 students.
  • The average community college acceptance rate in California is 84% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 50:1.

Top San Joaquin County Community Colleges (2018-19)

  • College Location Students
  • Carrington College-Stockton
    Private, for profit
    1313 W. Robinhood Drive, Suite B
    Stockton CA  95207
    (209)956-1240

    549 students
  • Heald College-Stockton
    Private, for profit
    1605 E March Ln
    Stockton CA  95210
    (209)473-5200

    1,025 students
  • 6650 Inglewood Ave
    Stockton CA  95207
    (209)478-0800

    809 students
  • 5151 Pacific Ave
    Stockton CA  95207
    (209)954-5151

    18,572 students
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