San Joaquin Valley College-Ontario

4580 Ontario Mills Parkway
Ontario, CA 91764
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  • The Rancho Cucamonga campus of San Joaquin Valley College (SJVC) offers accelerated programs that give you the specialized skills and certifications you need to start a rewarding career in Southern California. You can even earn your A.S. degree in as few as 14 months! SJVC’s Rancho Cucamonga campus has helped thousands of graduates get the skills that meet the needs of the local job market since 1985. Take a moment to roll over some of the photos above to see what some of our students and graduates have accomplished by attending SJVC. When you’re ready to get more information on how to get started, simply complete the form to the right. SJVC's Rancho Cucamonga campus offers a variety of programs including businesses courses, medical courses, and technical courses. Regardless of whether your interest is working with money, people, or machinery, SJVC has a program to give you and advantage in the Southern California job market. So whether you chose to enroll in a Construction Management program or a Pharmacy Technology program, you will graduate with a high quality education which will get you started in your new career.

School Highlights

San Joaquin Valley College-Ontario serves 595 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the state community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 77%.

Top Rankings

San Joaquin Valley College-Ontario ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in California for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 78 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
San Joaquin Valley College-Ontario(CA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationItem not availableAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty78 staff308 staff
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Student Body

The student population of San Joaquin Valley College-Ontario has declined by 40% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The San Joaquin Valley College-Ontario diversity score of 0.65 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 14% over five years.
Total Enrollment595 students8,365 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:124:1
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# Full-Time Students595 students2,015 students
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% Asian
5%
12%
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% Hispanic
55%
47%
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% Black
5%
6%
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% White
13%
23%
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% Hawaiian
2%
-
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% Two or more races
3%
4%
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% Non Resident races
-
2%
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% Unknown races
17%
6%
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Diversity Score0.650.70
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College Completion Rate
70%
26%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$30,900$34,700
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid98%77%
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Median Debt for Graduates$19,180$9,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$8,750$4,750
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to San Joaquin Valley College-Ontario is Platt College-Ontario (1.2 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Platt College-Ontario
    Private for-profit
    572 students | 1.20 Mi3700 Inland Empire Boulevard, Ste 400
    Ontario, CA 91764
    (909) 941-9410
    1.20572
  • 1,326 students | 1.90 Mi3130 East Sedona Court
    Ontario, CA 91764
    (949) 783-4800
    1.901,326
  • 22,731 students | 5.50 Mi5885 Haven Ave
    Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91737
    (909) 652-6000
    5.5022,731
  • Keck Graduate Institute
    Keck Graduate Institute Photo
    Private not-for-profit
    580 students | 9.90 Mi535 Watson Dr
    Claremont, CA 91711
    (909) 607-7855
    9.90580
  • 10,875 students | 10.60 Mi2001 Third St
    Norco, CA 92860
    (951) 372-7000
    10.6010,875
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