Largest California Community Colleges

The average community college in California has approximately 8,210 students (2022).
The community colleges with the largest student enrollments are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The largest community college in California is East Los Angeles College with 36,885 students.
College Size Range: 15,597 Students 36,885 Students Avg. College Size: 22,134 Students

Largest California Community Colleges (2022)

  • College # Students Location
  • Rank: #11.
    East Los Angeles College
    Public
    36,885
    1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez
    Monterey Park, CA 91754
    (323) 265-8650
  • Rank: #22.
    American River College
    American River College Photo - ARC's Respiratory Care program prepares students for an exciting career in a growing health field.
    Public
    31,265
    4700 College Oak Dr
    Sacramento, CA 95841
    (916) 484-8011
  • Rank: #33.
    Mt San Antonio College
    Public
    29,799
    1100 N Grand Ave
    Walnut, CA 91789
    (909) 594-5611
  • Rank: #44.
    Santa Monica College
    Public
    27,497
    1900 Pico Blvd
    Santa Monica, CA 90405
    (310) 434-4000
  • Rank: #55.
    Santa Ana College
    Public
    27,052
    1530 W. 17th Street
    Santa Ana, CA 92706
    (714) 564-6000
  • Rank: #66.
    Pasadena City College
    Public
    26,971
    1570 E Colorado Blvd.
    Pasadena, CA 91106
    (626) 585-7123
  • Rank: #77.
    Bakersfield College
    Bakersfield College Photo
    Public
    26,380
    1801 Panorama Dr
    Bakersfield, CA 93305
    (661) 395-4011
  • Rank: #88.
    Fresno City College
    Public
    24,806
    1101 E. University Ave
    Fresno, CA 93741
    (559) 442-4600
  • Rank: #99.
    City College of San Francisco
    Public
    24,441
    50 Frida Kahlo Drive
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    (415) 239-3000
  • Rank: #1010.24,223
    16007 Crenshaw Blvd
    Torrance, CA 90506
    (310) 532-3670
  • Rank: #1111.
    Long Beach City College
    Public
    24,127
    4901 E. Carson St.
    Long Beach, CA 90808
    (562) 938-4111
  • Rank: #1212.
    Palomar College
    Palomar College Photo - Palomar College Dome
    Public
    23,874
    1140 W. Mission
    San Marcos, CA 92069
    (760) 744-1150
  • Rank: #1313.
    Coastline Community College
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    Public
    23,192
    11460 Warner Ave.
    Fountain Valley, CA 92708
    (714) 546-7600
  • Rank: #1414.
    Chaffey College
    Public
    22,731
    5885 Haven Ave
    Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91737
    (909) 652-6000
  • Rank: #1515.
    Fullerton College
    Public
    22,613
    321 E Chapman Avenue
    Fullerton, CA 92832
    (714) 992-7000
  • Rank: #1616.
    Cerritos College
    Public
    22,287
    11110 Alondra Blvd
    Norwalk, CA 90650
    (562) 860-2451
  • Rank: #1717.
    Riverside City College
    Public
    21,118
    4800 Magnolia Avenue
    Riverside, CA 92506
    (951) 222-8000
  • Rank: #1818.
    Sacramento City College
    Public
    20,829
    3835 Freeport Blvd
    Sacramento, CA 95822
    (916) 558-2111
  • Rank: #1919.
    San Diego Mesa College
    San Diego Mesa College Photo - Learning Resource Center
    Public
    20,712
    7250 Mesa College Dr
    San Diego, CA 92111
    (619) 388-2600
  • Rank: #2020.
    Orange Coast College
    Orange Coast College Photo
    Public
    20,042
    2701 Fairview Road
    Costa Mesa, CA 92626
    (714) 432-5072
  • Rank: #2121.
    Diablo Valley College
    Public
    19,871
    321 Golf Club Rd
    Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
    (925) 685-1230
  • Rank: #2222.
    Saddleback College
    Public
    19,709
    28000 Marguerite Pky
    Mission Viejo, CA 92692
    (949) 582-4500
  • Rank: #2323.
    Rio Hondo College
    Public
    19,358
    3600 Workman Mill Rd
    Whittier, CA 90601
    (562) 692-0921
  • Rank: #2424.
    Southwestern College
    Public
    19,231
    900 Otay Lakes Rd.
    Chula Vista, CA 91910
    (619) 421-6700
  • Rank: #2525.
    Santa Rosa Junior College
    Santa Rosa Junior College Photo - SRJC Santa Rosa Campus
    Public
    19,101
    1501 Mendocino Avenue
    Santa Rosa, CA 95401
    (707) 527-4011
  • Rank: #2626.
    College of the Canyons
    Public
    19,089
    26455 Rockwell Canyon Rd
    Santa Clarita, CA 91355
    (661) 259-7800
  • Rank: #2727.
    Los Angeles Pierce College
    Public
    18,765
    6201 Winnetka Ave
    Woodland Hills, CA 91371
    (818) 719-6401
  • Rank: #2828.
    De Anza College
    Public
    18,669
    21250 Stevens Creek Blvd.
    Cupertino, CA 95014
    (408) 864-5678
  • Rank: #2929.
    San Joaquin Delta College
    Public
    18,533
    5151 Pacific Ave
    Stockton, CA 95207
    (209) 954-5151
  • Rank: #3030.
    Sierra College
    Public
    18,226
    5100 Sierra College Blvd
    Rocklin, CA 95677
    (916) 624-3333
  • Rank: #3131.
    Modesto Junior College
    Modesto Junior College Photo - Sierra Hall, located on West campus, houses lecture halls, classrooms, a state-of-the-art electronics lab and the department office for Technical Education.
    Public
    18,068
    435 College Ave
    Modesto, CA 95350
    (209) 575-6550
  • Rank: #3232.
    Los Angeles Valley College
    Public
    16,982
    5800 Fulton Avenue
    Valley Glen, CA 91401
    (818) 947-2600
  • Rank: #3333.
    Grossmont College
    Public
    16,958
    8800 Grossmont College Dr
    El Cajon, CA 92020
    (619) 644-7000
  • Rank: #3434.
    Cypress College
    Public
    15,679
    9200 Valley View
    Cypress, CA 90630
    (714) 484-7000
  • Rank: #3535.15,597
    1499 N. State St.
    San Jacinto, CA 92583
    (951) 487-6752
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