Charles A Jones Career and Education Center
Sacramento, CA 95824-1529


Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Differs by program
Total enrollment 335
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 24:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Charles A Jones Career and Education Center has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Tuition & Fees

Charles A Jones Career and Education Center calculates tuition for each program it provides using clock hours or credit hours. In 2016-2017 academic year, the combined tuition and fees to attend a program that takes one year to complete was $7,090 (45.6% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 2 year public institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about cost of the largest programs offered by the institution.

Average Net Price
National Average = $7,496
In State Tuition
National Average = $4,869
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $4,869
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Charles A Jones Career and Education Center's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 69% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,194 (which is 4% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Charles A Jones Career and Education Center in 2016-2017, was 122, which is 28% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,650 (which is 24% above the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,368
Federal Loan
National Average = $4,557
Financial aid
National Average = 79%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Charles A Jones Career and Education Center has enrolled a total of 335 students (309 students full-time and 26 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 30% men and 70% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 31%

Asian: 26%

Hispanic: 25%

Black/African American: 13%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 4%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Two or more races: 0%


Listed below are the 6 largest majors offered at Charles A Jones Career and Education Center.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Health Professions And Related Programs 52% 592
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 7% 76
Construction Trades 6% 72
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 6% 64
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 5% 54
Legal Professions And Studies 2% 20

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 30%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Charles A Jones Career and Education Center full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Charles A Jones Career and Education Center graduates 6 years after enrollment is $21,800. Last year, out of the total 689 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 441 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,036 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 653 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $21,800 $26,100
Employment Rate 64% 63%
Total Graduates 689 1,036

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Charles A Jones Career and Education Center.

Sacramento City College
3.2 mile away
Cosumnes River College
4.4 mile away
American River College
10.5 mile away
Folsom Lake College
19.7 mile away
Sierra College
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San Joaquin Delta College
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Solano Community College
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Los Medanos College
42 mile away
Yuba College
42.4 mile away