Northcentral University

2488 Historic Decatur Rd, Suite 100
San Diego, CA 09210
  • At NCU, we are dedicated to providing our students with the personal attention they look for when pursuing advanced education. We take a great amount of pride in our programs and the thousands of graduates who have achieved their goals, be it completing their bachelor's degree or successfully defending their dissertation to earn their doctoral degree.ONE-TO-ONE LEARNING MODEL 100% DOCTORAL FACULTY
School Highlights
  • Northcentral University serves 2,000 students
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 40:1 is lower than the state community college average of 44:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 68%.
  • Northcentral University is one of 18 community colleges within San Diego County, CA.
  • The nearest community college to Northcentral University is Foundation College (3.5 miles away).

Top Placements

Northcentral University places among the top 20% of community colleges in California for:

School Overview

    Northcentral University(CA) Community College Avg.
    Institution LevelAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
    Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic

    Student Body

    • The Northcentral University diversity score of 1.00 is more than the state average of 0.73.
    Total Enrollment2,000 students7,516 students
    Student:Teacher Ratio40:144:1
    Diversity Score1.000.73

    Finances and Admission

      Median Debt for Graduates--
      Median Debt for Dropouts--
      Source: 2006 (or latest year available) IPEDS

      School Notes

      • ONLINE PROGRAMS FOR STUDENTS SEEKING A WORLD-CLASS EDUCATION
      • Northcentral University serves students worldwide who wish to obtain degrees in business, technology, education, psychology, and marriage and family therapy.Our online degree programs allow students to learn in a one-to-one learning model from 100% doctoral faculty. Each program has numerous professionally relevant specializations designed to prepare you for the next step.The days of earning a broad education are long gone. Now is the time to focus your education and choose the right program that will take your career in the direction you want it to go.

      Nearby Schools

      • The nearest community college to Northcentral University is Foundation College (3.5 miles away).
      • College Location Mi. Students
      • Foundation College
        Private, for profit
        n/a students | 3.50 Mi404 Camino Del Rio South Suite 100
        San Diego CA  92108
        (619)683-3273
        3.50n/a
      • 16,298 students | 3.80 Mi1313 Park Boulevard
        San Diego CA  92101
        (619)388-3400
        3.8016,298
      • 142 students | 3.90 Mi350 Tenth Avenue, Third Floor
        San Diego CA  92101
        (619)235-2049
        3.90142
      • Argosy University-San Diego
        Private, non-profit
        438 students | 4.20 Mi1615 Murray Canyon Road, Suite 100
        San Diego CA  92108
        (619)321-3000
        4.20438
      • 23,191 students | 5.40 Mi7250 Mesa College Dr
        San Diego CA  92111
        (619)388-2600
        5.4023,191
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