Santa Clara County Community Colleges

  • There are 8 community colleges in Santa Clara County, California, serving 80,172 students.
  • The average tuition is approximately $1,336 per year for in-state students and $6,889 for out-of-state students. (view national tuition costs).
  • Santa Clara County, CA community colleges have a diversity score of 0.70, which is higher than the national average of 0.66 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 45:1.

Santa Clara County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • Carrington College-San Jose
    Pivate, for profit
    6201 San Ignacio Ave.
    San Jose CA  95119
    (408)960-0162

    805 students
  • 21250 Stevens Creek Blvd.
    Cupertino CA  95014
    (408)864-5678

    23,104 students
  • 3095 Yerba Buena Rd
    San Jose CA  95135
    (408)274-7900

    9,133 students
  • 12345 El Monte Rd
    Los Altos Hills CA  94022
    (650)949-7777

    15,030 students
  • 5055 Santa Teresa Blvd
    Gilroy CA  95020
    (408)848-4800

    5,531 students
  • 3000 Mission College Blvd
    Santa Clara CA  95054
    (408)988-2200

    8,435 students
  • 2100 Moorpark Ave
    San Jose CA  95128
    (408)298-2181

    9,072 students
  • 14000 Fruitvale Ave
    Saratoga CA  95070
    (408)867-2200

    9,062 students
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May 20, 2017
A recent report revealed that many California community college students take twice as long to get an associate’s degree as is normally required. While community college is less expensive than attending a four-year institution, students who drag out their degree programs lose much of that savings in additional tuition, fees, textbooks, and lost wages. In this article, we examine the reasons why some students take so long to graduate.
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