Public Community Colleges in California

There are a total of 40 two-year, public community colleges and trade schools located throughout the state of California. For each school, you can see its contact information, academic calendar, campus environment, and number of students enrolled. Schools are listed alphabetically.

Allan Hancock College

Address: 800 S College Dr, Santa Maria, CA 93454
Phone Number: (805) 922-6966
Superintendent/President: Dr. Jose Ortiz
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Small City
Number of Students: 13,176
Abbreviation: AHC

Allan Hancock College

American River College

Address: 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841
Phone Number: (916) 484-8011
President: David Viar
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large Suburb
Number of Students: 33,821
Abbreviation: American River

American River College

Antelope Valley College

Address: 3041 West Ave K, Lancaster, CA 93536
Phone Number: (661) 722-6300, Vp Business Services: Ms. Deborah Wallace
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large Suburb
Number of Students: 13,312
Abbreviation: AVC

Antelope Valley College

Bakersfield College

Address: 1801 Panorama Dr, Bakersfield, CA 93305
Phone Number: (661) 395-4011
President: Dr. Greg A. Chamberlain
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Rural Fringe
Number of Students: 17,405
Abbreviation: BC

Cabrillo College

Address: 6500 Soquel Dr, Aptos, CA 95003
Phone Number: (831) 479-6100
Superintendent/President: Brian King
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Midsized Suburb
Number of Students: 15,114

Cabrillo College

Address: 11110 Alondra Blvd, Norwalk, CA 90650
Phone Number: (562) 860-2451, Acting President: William Farmer
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Small City
Number of Students: 22,273

Chabot College

Address: 25555 Hesperian Blvd, Hayward, CA 94545
Phone Number: (510) 723-6600
President: Dr. Celia Barberena
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Midsized City
Number of Students: 13,229

Chaffey College

Address: 5885 Haven Ave, Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91737
Phone Number: (909) 987-1737
Superintendent/President: Henry D. Shannon, Ph.D.
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large Suburb
Number of Students: 18,736

City College of San Francisco

Address: 50 Phelan Ave, San Francisco, CA 94112
Phone Number: (415) 239-3000, Chancellor: Don Q Griffin
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large City
Number of Students: 46,411
Abbreviation: CCSF

College of the Canyons

Address: 26455 Rockwell Canyon Rd, Santa Clarita, CA 91355
Phone Number: (661) 259-7800, Chancellor-President: Dianne G Van Hook
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Midsized Suburb
Number of Students: 17,499
Abbreviation: COC

Cosumnes River College

Address: 8401 Center Parkway, Sacramento, CA 95823
Phone Number: (916) 688-7344
President: Francisco C. Rodriguez
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large City
Number of Students: 12,967
Abbreviation: Cosumnes River

Cypress College

Address: 9200 Valley View, Cypress, CA 90630
Phone Number: (714) 484-7000
President: Michael Kasler
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large Suburb
Number of Students: 13,592

De Anza College

Address: 21250 Stevens Creek Blvd., Cupertino, CA 95014
Phone Number: (408) 864-5678
President: Brian Murphy
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Quarter
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Small City
Number of Students: 24,115
Abbreviation: De Anza

Diablo Valley College

Address: 321 Golf Club Rd, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Phone Number: (925) 685-1230
President: Judy Walters
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large Suburb
Number of Students: 19,768
Abbreviation: DVC

East Los Angeles College

Address: 1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez, Monterey Park, CA 91754
Phone Number: (323) 265-8650
President: Ernest H. Moreno
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Small City
Number of Students: 28,889
Abbreviation: ELAC

El Camino Community College District

Address: 16007 Crenshaw Blvd, Torrance, CA 90506
Phone Number: (310) 532-3670
Superintendent/President: Thomas M. Fallo
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large Suburb
Number of Students: 24,895
Abbreviation: ECC

Foothill College

Address: 12345 El Monte Rd, Los Altos Hills, CA 94022
Phone Number: (650) 949-7777
President: Judy C. Miner
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Quarter
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large Suburb
Number of Students: 18,132
Abbreviation: Foothill

Fresno City College

Address: 1101 E. University Ave, Fresno, CA 93741
Phone Number: (559) 442-4600, Interim President: Dr. Guy Lease
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large City
Number of Students: 21,624
Abbreviation: FCC

Fullerton College

Address: 321 E Chapman Avenue, Fullerton, CA 92832
Phone Number: (714) 992-7000
President: Kathleen O’connell Hodge, Ed.D.
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Midsized City
Number of Students: 20,719

Glendale Community College

Address: 1500 N Verdugo Rd, Glendale, CA 91208
Phone Number: (818) 240-1000
Superintendent President: Audre Levy
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Midsized City
Number of Students: 16,827
Abbreviation: GCC, Glendale College

Golden West College

Address: 15744 Golden West, Huntington Beach, CA 92647
Phone Number: (714) 892-7711
President: Wes Bryan
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large Suburb
Number of Students: 13,354
Abbreviation: GWC

Grossmont College

Address: 8800 Grossmont College Dr, El Cajon, CA 92020
Phone Number: (619) 644-7000
President: Sunita V. Cooke
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large City
Number of Students: 17,359
Abbreviation: GC

Long Beach City College

Address: 4901 E. Carson St., Long Beach, CA 90808
Phone Number: (562) 938-4111
Superintendent-President: Eloy Oakley
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large City
Number of Students: 25,536
Abbreviation: LBCC

Los Angeles City College

Address: 855 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90029
Phone Number: (323) 953-4000
President: Jamillah Moore
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large City
Number of Students: 17,204
Abbreviation: LACC

Los Angeles Pierce College

Address: 6201 Winnetka Ave, Woodland Hills, CA 91371
Phone Number: (818) 347-6401
President: Mr. Robert Garber
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large City
Number of Students: 19,526

Los Angeles Trade Technical College

Address: 400 W Washington Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90015
Phone Number: (213) 763-7000
President: Roland Chapdelaine
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large City
Number of Students: 13,194
Abbreviation: LATTC

Los Angeles Valley College

Address: 5800 Fulton Avenue, Valley Glen, CA 91401
Phone Number: (818) 947-2600
President: Dr. Tyree Wieder
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large City
Number of Students: 17,264
Abbreviation: LAVC

Modesto Junior College

Address: 435 College Ave, Modesto, CA 95350
Phone Number: (209) 575-6550
President: Richard Rose
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Midsized City
Number of Students: 18,546
Abbreviation: MJC

Moorpark College

Address: 7075 Campus Rd, Moorpark, CA 93021
Phone Number: (805) 378-1400
President: Pam Eddinger
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Midsized Suburb
Number of Students: 14,495

Mt San Antonio College

Address: 1100 N Grand Ave, Walnut, CA 91789
Phone Number: (909) 594-5611, Interim Pres/Ceo: John Nixon
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large Suburb
Number of Students: 29,842
Abbreviation: Mt. SAC

Mt. San Jacinto Community College District

Address: 1499 N State St, San Jacinto, CA 92583
Phone Number: (951) 487-3002
Superintendent/President: Mr. Roger Schultz
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Midsized Suburb
Number of Students: 14,197
Abbreviation: Mt. San Jacinto CCD

Orange Coast College

Address: 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa, CA 92628
Phone Number: (714) 432-5072
President: Bob Dees
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Midsized City
Number of Students: 24,424
Abbreviation: OCC

Palomar College

Address: 1140 W. Mission, San Marcos, CA 92069
Phone Number: (760) 744-1150
Superintendent/President: Robert Deegan
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Small City
Number of Students: 27,222

Pasadena City College

Address: 1570 E Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91106
Phone Number: (626) 585-7123
President: Paulette Perfumo
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Midsized City
Number of Students: 26,672
Abbreviation: PCC

Rio Hondo College

Address: 3600 Workman Mill Rd, Whittier, CA 90601
Phone Number: (562) 692-0921
Superintendent/President: Dr. Ted Martinez Jr.
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large Suburb
Number of Students: 21,041
Abbreviation: RHC, RHCCD

Riverside Community College

Address: 4800 Magnolia Ave, Riverside, CA 92506
Phone Number: (951) 222-8000 x8979, Interim Chancellor: Dr Irving Hendrick
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large City
Number of Students: 30,961
Abbreviation: RCC

Sacramento City College

Address: 3835 Freeport Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95822
Phone Number: (916) 558-2111
President: Kathryn E. Jeffrey
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large City
Number of Students: 24,596
Abbreviation: Sacramento City

Saddleback College

Address: 28000 Marguerite Pky, Mission Viejo, CA 92692
Phone Number: (949) 582-4500
President: Tod Burnett, Ed.D
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large Suburb
Number of Students: 18,371
Abbreviation: Saddleback

San Bernardino Valley College

Address: 701 South Mount Vernon Avenue, San Bernardino, CA 92410
Phone Number: (909) 384-4400
President: Debra Daniels
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Midsized City
Number of Students: 12,839
Abbreviation: SBVC

San Diego City College

Address: 1313 Park Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92101
Phone Number: (619) 388-3400
President: Terrence Burgess
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large City
Number of Students: 17,013

San Diego Mesa College

Address: 7250 Mesa College Dr, San Diego, CA 92111
Phone Number: (619) 388-2604
President: Rita Cepeda
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large City
Number of Students: 21,437
Abbreviation: Mesa

San Joaquin Delta College

Address: 5151 Pacific Ave, Stockton, CA 95207
Phone Number: (209) 954-5151
Superintendent /President: Raul Rodriguez, Ph.D.
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large City
Number of Students: 18,668
Abbreviation: Delta, Delta College

Santa Ana College

Address: 1530 W. 17th Street, Santa Ana, CA 92706
Phone Number: (714) 564-6000
President: Erlinda Martinez
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large City
Number of Students: 33,514
Abbreviation: SAC

Santa Barbara City College

Address: 721 Cliff Drive, Santa Barbara, CA 93109
Phone Number: (805) 965-0581
Superintendent President: Andreea Serban
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Small City
Number of Students: 21,632
Abbreviation: SBCC

Santa Monica College

Address: 1900 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90405
Phone Number: (310) 434-4000
Superintendent/President: Chui L. Tsang
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Small City
Number of Students: 28,958
Abbreviation: SMC

Santa Rosa Junior College

Address: 1501 Mendocino Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA 95401
Phone Number: (707) 527-4011
Superintendent/President: Robert F. Agrella, Ed.D.
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Midsized City
Number of Students: 25,626
Abbreviation: SRJC

Santiago Canyon College

Address: 8045 E Chapman, Orange, CA 92869
Phone Number: (714) 628-4900
President: Juan Vazquez
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Midsized City
Number of Students: 14,085
Abbreviation: SCC

Sierra College

Address: 5000 Rocklin Road, Rocklin, CA 95677
Phone Number: (916) 624-3333
Superintendent/President: Leo Chavez
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Rural Fringe
Number of Students: 18,859

Southwestern College

Address: 900 Otay Lakes Rd, Chula Vista, CA 91910
Phone Number: (619) 482-6550
Superintendent/President: Raj K. Chopra
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Large Suburb
Number of Students: 20,153

Ventura College

Address: 4667 Telegraph Rd, Ventura, CA 93003
Phone Number: (805) 654-6400
President: Robin Calote
Type of School: Public, 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Semester
Degree Offered: Associate’s Degree
Campus Settings: Midsized City
Number of Students: 12,603
Abbreviation: VC

Baldwin Park Adult & Community Education

Address: 4640 Maine Ave, Baldwin Park, CA 91706
Phone Number: (626) 856-4101, Senior Director: John Kerr
Type of School: Public, Less-Than 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Differs by Program
Degree Offered: Non-Degree Granting
Campus Settings: Large Suburb
Number of Students: 1,200
Abbreviation: bpace, BPACE

Clovis Adult Education

Address: 1452 David E Cook Way, Clovis, CA 93611
Phone Number: (559) 327-2800
Director: John Ballinger
Type of School: Public, Less-Than 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Differs by Program
Degree Offered: Non-Degree Granting
Campus Settings: Large Suburb
Number of Students: 1,222
Hacienda La Puente Unified School District – Adult Education
Address: 15959 E Gale Ave, City of Industry, CA 91745
Phone Number: (626) 933-3914, Assist. Superintendent-Adult Ed: Cynthia Parulan-Colfer
Type of School: Public, Less-Than 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Differs by Program
Degree Offered: Non-Degree Granting
Campus Settings: Large Suburb
Number of Students: 1,497

Martinez Adult Education

Address: 600 F St, Martinez, CA 94553
Phone Number: (925) 228-3276 x263
Director: Kathy Farwell
Type of School: Public, Less-Than 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Differs by Program
Degree Offered: Non-Degree Granting
Campus Settings: Large Suburb
Number of Students: 646

Maxine Waters Employment Preparation Center

Address: 10925 South Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90059
Phone Number: (323) 564-1431 x300
President: Dr. Janet Clark
Type of School: Public, Less-Than 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Differs by Program
Degree Offered: Non-Degree Granting
Campus Settings: Large City
Number of Students: 400

Mt Diablo Adult Education

Address: 1266 San Carlos, Concord, CA 94518
Phone Number: (925) 685-7340 x2744
Director: Joanne Durkee
Type of School: Public, Less-Than 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Differs by Program
Degree Offered: Non-Degree Granting
Campus Settings: Large Suburb
Number of Students: 540

Pomona Unified School District Adult and Career Education

Address: 1515 W Mission Blvd, Pomona, CA 91766
Phone Number: (909) 469-2333
President: Barbara Thompson
Type of School: Public, Less-Than 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Continuous
Degree Offered: Non-Degree Granting
Campus Settings: Midsized City
Number of Students: 1,899
Abbreviation: Pomona Adult School

Ventura Adult and Continuing Education

Address: 5200 Valentine Rd, Ventura, CA 93003
Phone Number: (805) 289-7925
Director Principal Ventura Adu: Teresa Johnson
Type of School: Public, Less-Than 2-Year
Academic Calendar: Continuous
Degree Offered: Non-Degree Granting
Campus Settings: Rural Fringe
Number of Students: 109

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