Santa Clara County Community Colleges

  • There are 8 community colleges in Santa Clara County, California, serving 80,172 students.
  • The average tuition is approximately $1,324 per year for in-state students and $6,351 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 0.67 (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
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.