Community College Completion Rates in California

  • The community colleges completion rates for first-time, full-time students in California are comprised of approximately 29% (2019-20).
  • The community colleges completion rates for first-time, full-time students in California are listed below (where sufficient data available).

Community College Completion Rates in California (2019-20)

  • College Completion Rate Location
  • Rank: #11.
    dvanced College
    Private, for profit
    93%
    13180 Paramount Blvd.
    South Gate CA  90280
    (562)408-6969
  • Rank: #22.
    American University of Health Sciences
    American University of Health Sciences Photo - AUHS Main Entrance
    Private, for profit
    84%
    1600 East Hill St
    Signal Hill CA  90755
    (562)988-2278
  • Rank: #33.
    Los Angeles Film School
    Public
    83%
    6363 Sunset Blvd
    Los Angeles CA  90028
    (877)952-3456
  • Rank: #4-84.-8.
    Golf Academy of America-Carlsbad
    Private, for profit
    81%
    1950 Camino Vida Roble, Ste. 125
    Carlsbad CA  92008
    (800)342-7342
  • Rank: #4-84.-8.
    Professional Golfers Career College
    Private, for profit
    81%
    26109 Ynez Road
    Temecula CA  92591
    (800)877-4380
  • Rank: #4-84.-8.
    San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno Aviation
    Private, for profit
    81%
    4985 East Andersen Ave
    Fresno CA  93727
    (559)453-0123
  • Rank: #4-84.-8.
    Los Angeles ORT College-Van Nuys Campus
    Private, non-profit
    81%
    14519 W.Sylvan Street
    Van Nuys CA  91411
    (818)382-6000
  • Rank: #4-84.-8.
    CBD College
    Private, non-profit
    81%
    3699 Wilshire Blvd., Fourth Floor
    Los Angeles CA  90010
    (323)937-7772
  • Rank: #9-109.-10.
    Empire College School of Business
    Private, for profit
    79%
    3035 Cleveland Ave
    Santa Rosa CA  95403
    (707)546-4000
  • Rank: #9-109.-10.79%
    6435 Wilshire Boulevard
    Los Angeles CA  90048
    (323)966-5444
  • Rank: #1111.
    University of Antelope Valley
    Private, for profit
    78%
    44055 Sierra Highway
    Lancaster CA  93534
    (661)726-1911
  • Rank: #12-1512.-15.
    Cambridge Junior College-Yuba City
    Private, for profit
    76%
    990-A Klamath Lane
    Yuba City CA  95993
    (530)674-9199
  • Rank: #12-1512.-15.
    San Joaquin Valley College-Rancho Cordova
    Private, for profit
    76%
    11000 Olson Drive, Suite 100
    Rancho Cordova CA  95670
    (916)638-7582
  • Rank: #12-1512.-15.
    Concorde Career College-San Diego
    Private, for profit
    76%
    4393 Imperial Avenue, Suite 100
    San Diego CA  92113
    (619)688-0800
  • Rank: #12-1512.-15.
    Concorde Career College-San Bernardino
    Private, for profit
    76%
    201 East Airport Drive, Suite A
    San Bernardino CA  92408
    (909)884-8891
  • Rank: #1616.
    Everest College-Ontario
    Private, for profit
    75%
    1460 S. Milliken Ave
    Ontario CA  91761
    (909)984-5027
  • Rank: #17-1917.-19.
    Carrington College-Pleasant Hill
    Private, for profit
    74%
    380 Civic Dr., Ste. 300
    Pleasant Hill CA  94523
    (925)609-6650
  • Rank: #17-1917.-19.
    Los Angeles College of Music
    Private, for profit
    74%
    370 S Fair Oaks Ave
    Pasadena CA  91105
    (626)568-8850
  • Rank: #17-1917.-19.
    Career Networks Institute
    Private, for profit
    74%
    702 W Town and Country Rd
    Orange CA  92868
    (714)437-9697
  • Rank: #2020.
    National Career College
    Private, for profit
    73%
    14355 Roscoe Blvd
    Panorama City CA  91402
    (818)988-2300
  • Rank: #21-2221.-22.72%
    1501 W. Del Norte St.
    West Covina CA  91790
    (626)472-5101
  • Rank: #21-2221.-22.
    Pacific College
    Private, for profit
    72%
    3160 Red Hill Ave
    Costa Mesa CA  92626
    (714)662-4402
  • Rank: #2323.71%
    350 Rhode Island Street
    San Francisco CA  94103
    (415)216-4416
  • Rank: #24-2524.-25.
    San Joaquin Valley College-Ontario
    Private, for profit
    70%
    4580 Ontario Mills Parkway
    Ontario CA  91764
    (909)948-7582
  • Rank: #24-2524.-25.
    Carrington College-San Jose
    Private, for profit
    70%
    6201 San Ignacio Ave.
    San Jose CA  95119
    (408)960-0162
  • Rank: #26-2726.-27.
    Fremont College
    Fremont College Photo - Fremont College Cerritos
    Private, for profit
    69%
    18000 Studebaker Road Suite 900A
    Cerritos CA  90703
    (562)809-5100
  • Rank: #26-2726.-27.
    Concorde Career College-Garden Grove
    Private, for profit
    69%
    12951 Euclid Street, Suite 101
    Garden Grove CA  92840
    (714)703-1900
  • Rank: #2828.
    Carrington College-Stockton
    Private, for profit
    68%
    1313 W. Robinhood Drive, Suite B
    Stockton CA  95207
    (209)956-1240
  • Rank: #29-3029.-30.
    MTI College
    Public
    67%
    5221 Madison Ave
    Sacramento CA  95841
    (916)339-1500
  • Rank: #29-3029.-30.
    Kaplan College-North Hollywood
    Private, for profit
    67%
    6180 Laurel Canyon Boulevard, Suite 101
    North Hollywood CA  91606
    (818)763-2563
  • Rank: #31-3431.-34.
    Carrington College-San Leandro
    Private, for profit
    66%
    15555 E. 14th Street, Suite 500
    San Leandro CA  94578
    (510)276-3888
  • Rank: #31-3431.-34.
    American Career College-Anaheim
    Private, for profit
    66%
    1200 N. Magnolia Ave.
    Anaheim CA  92801
    (949)783-4800
  • Rank: #31-3431.-34.
    San Joaquin Valley College-Modesto
    Private, for profit
    66%
    5380 Pirrone Rd
    Salida CA  95368
    (209)543-8800
  • Rank: #31-3431.-34.
    Everest College-City Of Industry
    Private, for profit
    66%
    12801 Crossroads Parkway South
    La Puente CA  91746
    (562)908-2500
  • Rank: #3535.
    Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista
    Private, for profit
    65%
    780 Bay Blvd Suite101
    Chula Vista CA  91910
    (619)425-3200
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