Colleges in California

California has 250 private and 48 public 4-year colleges that enroll 1,107,547 freshman students every year. The average tuition of public colleges is $5,582 (for in-state students) and $18,369 (for out-of-state students). The private colleges charge around $25,215 per year in tuition regardless of residency.

In the 2016-2017 academic year, the state of California provided $350,151,368 in financial aid to 69,564 students who enrolled in 4-year colleges for the first time as undergraduates, while the colleges themselves awarded $852,510,919 in grant and scholarships to 76,887 students.

California receives 11% of the total pell grant allotment from the federal government. In 2016-2017 academic year, 66,100 4-year colleges freshmen were awarded a total amount of $305,552,524 in pell grant ($4,545 per student on average) and 58,759 students received a total amount of $315,844,826 in the form of student loan from the federal government ($6,225 per student on average).

4-year Colleges in California

College Name College Type Net Price In-State Tuition Out-of-State Tuition Acceptance rate
Abraham Lincoln University

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$30,500 $30,500
Open admission
Academy for Jewish Religion-California

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
not for profit
Academy of Art University

Location: San Francisco, CA

Private
for profit
$29,301 $20,952 $20,952
Open admission
Academy of Chinese Culture and Health Sciences

Location: Oakland, CA

Private
not for profit
Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine College-Berkeley

Location: Berkeley, CA

Private
not for profit
Alhambra Medical University

Location: Alhambra, CA

Private
for profit
Alliant International University-San Diego

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
for profit
$19,190 $16,800 $16,800
86%
American Baptist Seminary of the West

Location: Berkeley, CA

Private
not for profit
American Conservatory Theater

Location: San Francisco, CA

Private
not for profit
$28,677 $27,600 $27,600
American Film Institute Conservatory

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
not for profit
American Jewish University

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
not for profit
$28,389 $28,992 $28,992
60%
American University of Health Sciences

Location: Signal Hill, CA

Private
for profit
$18,079 $19,908 $19,908
Angeles College

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$11,103 $4,608 $4,608
Open admission
Antelope Valley College

Location: Lancaster, CA

Public $4,646 $1,104 $6,168
Open admission
Antioch University-Los Angeles

Location: Culver City, CA

Private
not for profit
Antioch University-Santa Barbara

Location: Santa Barbara, CA

Private
not for profit
Argosy University-Inland Empire

Location: Ontario, CA

Private
for profit
$21,132 $13,056 $13,056
Open admission
Argosy University-Los Angeles

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$21,327 $13,056 $13,056
Open admission
Argosy University-Orange County

Location: Orange, CA

Private
for profit
$25,040 $13,056 $13,056
Open admission
Argosy University-San Diego

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
for profit
$20,749 $13,056 $13,056
Open admission
Argosy University-San Francisco Bay Area

Location: Alameda, CA

Private
for profit
$13,056 $13,056
Open admission
Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood

Location: North Hollywood, CA

Private
for profit
$28,044 $18,648 $18,648
Open admission
Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Inland Empire

Location: San Bernardino, CA

Private
for profit
$21,426 $18,648 $18,648
Open admission
Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Los Angeles

Location: Santa Monica, CA

Private
for profit
Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Orange County

Location: Santa Ana, CA

Private
for profit
$23,872 $18,648 $18,648
Open admission
Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Sacramento

Location: Sacramento, CA

Private
for profit
$23,065 $18,648 $18,648
Open admission
Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-San Diego

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
for profit
$24,168 $18,648 $18,648
Open admission
Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-San Francisco

Location: San Francisco, CA

Private
for profit
$22,560 $18,648 $18,648
Open admission
Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Silicon Valley

Location: Sunnyvale, CA

Private
for profit
Art Center College of Design

Location: Pasadena, CA

Private
not for profit
$43,814 $40,046 $40,046
69%
Ashford University

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
for profit
$18,235
Open admission
Azusa Pacific University

Location: Azusa, CA

Private
not for profit
$28,506 $35,540 $35,540
61%
Azusa Pacific University College

Location: San Dimas, CA

Private
not for profit
$22,318
Open admission
Bakersfield College

Location: Bakersfield, CA

Public $4,409 $1,288 $7,196
Open admission
Bergin University of Canine Studies

Location: Rohnert Park, CA

Private
not for profit
Bethel Seminary-San Diego

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
not for profit
Bethesda University

Location: Anaheim, CA

Private
not for profit
$10,012 $7,250 $7,250
Open admission
Beverly Hills Design Institute

Location: Beverly Hills, CA

Private
for profit
$23,220 $23,220
24%
Biola University

Location: La Mirada, CA

Private
not for profit
$32,273 $36,696 $36,696
65%
Brandman University

Location: Irvine, CA

Private
not for profit
$12,000 $12,000
81%
Bristol University

Location: Anaheim, CA

Private
for profit
$47,400 $47,400
Bryan University

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$18,826 $13,950 $13,950
Open admission
California Baptist University

Location: Riverside, CA

Private
not for profit
$25,875 $29,562 $29,562
64%
California Christian College

Location: Fresno, CA

Private
not for profit
$8,494 $8,400 $8,400
California College of the Arts

Location: San Francisco, CA

Private
not for profit
$38,276 $44,976 $44,976
65%
California College San Diego

Location: San Marcos, CA

Private
not for profit
$25,215
Open admission
California College San Diego

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
not for profit
$24,770
Open admission
California Health Sciences University

Location: Clovis, CA

Private
for profit
California Institute of Advanced Management

Location: El Monte, CA

Private
not for profit
California Institute of Integral Studies

Location: San Francisco, CA

Private
not for profit
California Institute of Technology

Location: Pasadena, CA

Private
not for profit
$26,839 $45,846 $45,846
8%
California Institute of the Arts

Location: Valencia, CA

Private
not for profit
$50,472 $45,030 $45,030
24%
California Intercontinental University

Location: Irvine, CA

Private
for profit
Open admission
California International Business University

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
not for profit
$13,000 $13,000
Open admission
California Jazz Conservatory

Location: Berkeley, CA

Private
not for profit
$24,876 $17,300 $17,300
California Lutheran University

Location: Thousand Oaks, CA

Private
not for profit
$29,038 $39,310 $39,310
64%
California Miramar University

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
for profit
$20,960
Open admission
California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo

Location: San Luis Obispo, CA

Public $18,530 $5,472 $16,632
29%
California State Polytechnic University-Pomona

Location: Pomona, CA

Public $12,598 $5,472 $16,632
59%
California State University Maritime Academy

Location: Vallejo, CA

Public $14,606 $5,472 $16,632
68%
California State University-Bakersfield

Location: Bakersfield, CA

Public $6,143 $5,472 $16,632
68%
California State University-Channel Islands

Location: Camarillo, CA

Public $14,461 $5,472 $16,632
74%
California State University-Chico

Location: Chico, CA

Public $13,645 $5,472 $16,632
65%
California State University-Dominguez Hills

Location: Carson, CA

Public $3,297 $5,472 $16,632
48%
California State University-East Bay

Location: Hayward, CA

Public $10,758 $5,472 $16,632
70%
California State University-Fresno

Location: Fresno, CA

Public $6,177 $5,472 $16,632
54%
California State University-Fullerton

Location: Fullerton, CA

Public $8,170 $5,472 $16,632
48%
California State University-Long Beach

Location: Long Beach, CA

Public $9,867 $5,472 $16,632
32%
California State University-Los Angeles

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Public $3,933 $5,472 $16,632
64%
California State University-Monterey Bay

Location: Seaside, CA

Public $11,390 $5,472 $16,632
35%
California State University-Northridge

Location: Northridge, CA

Public $6,574 $5,472 $16,632
48%
California State University-Sacramento

Location: Sacramento, CA

Public $9,127 $5,472 $16,632
72%
California State University-San Bernardino

Location: San Bernardino, CA

Public $6,444 $5,472 $16,632
58%
California State University-San Marcos

Location: San Marcos, CA

Public $8,985 $5,472 $16,632
52%
California State University-Stanislaus

Location: Turlock, CA

Public $7,557 $5,472 $16,632
74%
California University of Management and Sciences

Location: Anaheim, CA

Private
not for profit
$9,360 $9,360
Open admission
California Western School of Law

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
not for profit
Career Networks Institute

Location: Orange, CA

Private
for profit
$20,573 $65,493 $65,493
Open admission
Chamberlain College of Nursing-California

Location: Rancho Cordova, CA

Private
for profit
$18,630 $18,630
Chapman University

Location: Orange, CA

Private
not for profit
$40,709 $48,310 $48,310
54%
Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
not for profit
$13,344 $13,344
25%
Church Divinity School of the Pacific

Location: Berkeley, CA

Private
not for profit
Claremont Graduate University

Location: Claremont, CA

Private
not for profit
Claremont Lincoln University

Location: Claremont, CA

Private
not for profit
Claremont McKenna College

Location: Claremont, CA

Private
not for profit
$30,527 $50,700 $50,700
9%
Claremont School of Theology

Location: Claremont, CA

Private
not for profit
Cogswell College

Location: San Jose, CA

Private
for profit
$23,304 $18,096 $18,096
83%
Coleman University

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
not for profit
$25,619 $20,700 $20,700
Open admission
Columbia College-Hollywood

Location: Tarzana, CA

Private
not for profit
$28,452
54%
Concordia University-Irvine

Location: Irvine, CA

Private
not for profit
$26,180 $32,130 $32,130
65%
Dell'Arte International School of Physical Theatre

Location: Blue Lake, CA

Private
not for profit
Design Institute of San Diego

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
for profit
$16,612 $20,400 $20,400
Open admission
DeVry University-California

Location: Pomona, CA

Private
for profit
$27,224 $19,488 $19,488
93%
Dominican School of Philosophy & Theology

Location: Berkeley, CA

Private
not for profit
Dominican University of California

Location: San Rafael, CA

Private
not for profit
$34,339 $42,950 $42,950
78%
Dongguk University-Los Angeles

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
not for profit
Emperor's College of Traditional Oriental Medicine

Location: Santa Monica, CA

Private
for profit
Empire College

Location: Santa Rosa, CA

Private
for profit
$15,821 $19,650 $19,650
Open admission
Epic Bible College

Location: Sacramento, CA

Private
not for profit
$19,693 $8,964 $8,964
79%
Feather River Community College District

Location: Quincy, CA

Public $12,225 $6,360
Open admission
FIDM-Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-Los Angeles

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$37,959 $30,575 $30,575
41%
FIDM-Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-San Francisco

Location: San Francisco, CA

Private
for profit
$32,781 $30,575 $30,575
36%
Fielding Graduate University

Location: Santa Barbara, CA

Private
not for profit
Five Branches University

Location: Santa Cruz, CA

Private
for profit
Foothill College

Location: Los Altos Hills, CA

Public $6,281 $1,395 $8,415
Open admission
Franciscan School of Theology

Location: Oceanside, CA

Private
not for profit
Fremont College

Location: Cerritos, CA

Private
for profit
$21,542 $33,135 $33,135
Open admission
Fresno Pacific University

Location: Fresno, CA

Private
not for profit
$18,245 $28,780 $28,780
68%
Fuller Theological Seminary in California

Location: Pasadena, CA

Private
not for profit
Golden Gate University-San Francisco

Location: San Francisco, CA

Private
not for profit
$15,120 $15,120
Grace Mission University

Location: Fullerton, CA

Private
not for profit
$12,874 $2,650 $2,650
73%
Graduate Theological Union

Location: Berkeley, CA

Private
not for profit
Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts

Location: San Mateo, CA

Private
for profit
$23,882 $30,049 $30,049
Open admission
Harvey Mudd College

Location: Claremont, CA

Private
not for profit
$35,460 $52,383 $52,383
13%
High Tech High Graduate School of Education

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
not for profit
Holy Names University

Location: Oakland, CA

Private
not for profit
$21,464 $36,574 $36,574
48%
Homestead Schools

Location: Torrance, CA

Private
not for profit
$13,487 $29,950 $29,950
Open admission
Hope International University

Location: Fullerton, CA

Private
not for profit
$20,087 $29,500 $29,500
32%
Horizon University

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
not for profit
$9,000 $9,000
Open admission
Humboldt State University

Location: Arcata, CA

Public $13,147 $5,472 $16,632
77%
Humphreys University-Stockton and Modesto Campuses

Location: Stockton, CA

Private
not for profit
$11,836 $14,004 $14,004
Open admission
Hussian College-Relativity Campus California

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$42,912 $39,600 $39,600
86%
Interior Designers Institute

Location: Newport Beach, CA

Private
for profit
$22,485 $19,150 $19,150
Open admission
International Technological University

Location: San Jose, CA

Private
not for profit
Irell & Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences at City of Hope

Location: Duarte, CA

Private
not for profit
John F. Kennedy University

Location: Pleasant Hill, CA

Private
not for profit
John Paul the Great Catholic University

Location: Escondido, CA

Private
not for profit
$28,907 $24,000 $24,000
98%
Keck Graduate Institute

Location: Claremont, CA

Private
not for profit
La Sierra University

Location: Riverside, CA

Private
not for profit
$23,414 $30,600 $30,600
46%
Laguna College of Art and Design

Location: Laguna Beach, CA

Private
not for profit
$34,863 $28,950 $28,950
39%
Life Chiropractic College West

Location: Hayward, CA

Private
not for profit
Life Pacific College

Location: San Dimas, CA

Private
not for profit
$17,571 $13,488 $13,488
97%
Lincoln University

Location: Oakland, CA

Private
not for profit
$15,915 $10,200 $10,200
Open admission
Loma Linda University

Location: Loma Linda, CA

Private
not for profit
Los Angeles College of Music

Location: Pasadena, CA

Private
for profit
$31,456 $23,704 $23,704
Open admission
Los Angeles Film School

Location: Hollywood, CA

Private
for profit
$29,005 $29,520 $29,520
Open admission
Loyola Marymount University

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
not for profit
$40,946 $43,526 $43,526
54%
Marshall B Ketchum University

Location: Fullerton, CA

Private
not for profit
Marymount California University

Location: Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

Private
not for profit
$27,412 $34,134 $34,134
Open admission
Menlo College

Location: Atherton, CA

Private
not for profit
$29,439 $39,250 $39,250
41%
Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Location: Monterey, CA

Private
not for profit
Mills College

Location: Oakland, CA

Private
not for profit
$27,647 $44,322 $44,322
84%
Minerva Schools at Keck Graduate Institute

Location: Claremont, CA

Private
not for profit
$15,628 $10,000 $10,000
2%
Modesto Junior College

Location: Modesto, CA

Public $10,068 $1,104 $6,600
Open admission
Mount Saint Mary's University

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
not for profit
$27,134 $36,682 $36,682
86%
Mt Sierra College

Location: Monrovia, CA

Private
for profit
$21,513 $14,220 $14,220
44%
Musicians Institute

Location: Hollywood, CA

Private
for profit
$34,970 $23,985 $23,985
80%
National University

Location: La Jolla, CA

Private
not for profit
$22,377
Open admission
Naval Postgraduate School

Location: Monterey, CA

Public
New York Film Academy

Location: Burbank, CA

Private
for profit
$38,779 $25,332 $25,332
Open admission
Newschool of Architecture and Design

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
for profit
$35,270 $25,938 $25,938
99%
Northcentral University

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
for profit
Notre Dame de Namur University

Location: Belmont, CA

Private
not for profit
$28,873 $33,018 $33,018
97%
Occidental College

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
not for profit
$31,990 $50,492 $50,492
46%
Otis College of Art and Design

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
not for profit
$39,413 $41,100 $41,100
93%
Pacific College

Location: Costa Mesa, CA

Private
for profit
$13,070 $35,895 $35,895
Open admission
Pacific College of Oriental Medicine-San Diego

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
for profit
$19,951 $8,955 $8,955
Open admission
Pacific Oaks College

Location: Pasadena, CA

Private
not for profit
Pacific School of Religion

Location: Berkeley, CA

Private
not for profit
Pacific States University

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
not for profit
$15,465 $15,465
Open admission
Pacific Union College

Location: Angwin, CA

Private
not for profit
$24,555 $27,999 $27,999
47%
Pacifica Graduate Institute

Location: Carpinteria, CA

Private
for profit
Palo Alto University

Location: Palo Alto, CA

Private
not for profit
Pardee RAND Graduate School

Location: Santa Monica, CA

Private
not for profit
Pepperdine University

Location: Malibu, CA

Private
not for profit
$39,637 $49,770 $49,770
37%
Phillips Graduate University

Location: Chatsworth, CA

Private
not for profit
Pitzer College

Location: Claremont, CA

Private
not for profit
$25,521 $50,160 $50,160
14%
Platt College-Los Angeles

Location: Alhambra, CA

Private
for profit
$23,693
Open admission
Platt College-Ontario

Location: Ontario, CA

Private
for profit
$21,870
Open admission
Platt College-Riverside

Location: Riverside, CA

Private
for profit
$20,032
Open admission
Platt College-San Diego

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
for profit
$35,949
Open admission
Point Loma Nazarene University

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
not for profit
$29,954 $32,900 $32,900
69%
Pomona College

Location: Claremont, CA

Private
not for profit
$18,140 $49,005 $49,005
9%
Presidio Graduate School

Location: San Francisco, CA

Private
not for profit
Providence Christian College

Location: Pasadena, CA

Private
not for profit
$27,087 $27,164 $27,164
64%
Rio Hondo College

Location: Whittier, CA

Public $7,420 $1,288 $6,888
Open admission
SAE Expression College

Location: Emeryville, CA

Private
for profit
$26,969
Open admission
Saint Mary's College of California

Location: Moraga, CA

Private
not for profit
$35,696 $44,210 $44,210
80%
Samuel Merritt University

Location: Oakland, CA

Private
not for profit
San Diego Christian College

Location: Santee, CA

Private
not for profit
$27,770 $28,100 $28,100
53%
San Diego Mesa College

Location: San Diego, CA

Public $7,567 $1,104 $5,856
Open admission
San Diego State University

Location: San Diego, CA

Public $14,344 $5,472 $16,632
35%
San Francisco Art Institute

Location: San Francisco, CA

Private
not for profit
$47,236 $42,220 $42,220
93%
San Francisco Conservatory of Music

Location: San Francisco, CA

Private
not for profit
$37,663 $42,400 $42,400
42%
San Francisco State University

Location: San Francisco, CA

Public $13,250 $5,472 $16,632
68%
San Francisco Theological Seminary

Location: San Anselmo, CA

Private
not for profit
San Joaquin College of Law

Location: Clovis, CA

Private
not for profit
San Jose State University

Location: San Jose, CA

Public $13,777 $5,472 $16,632
53%
Santa Ana College

Location: Santa Ana, CA

Public $5,912 $1,104 $7,224
Open admission
Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield

Location: Bakersfield, CA

Private
for profit
$12,586 $14,335 $14,335
Open admission
Santa Barbara Business College-Santa Maria

Location: Santa Maria, CA

Private
for profit
$14,909 $14,405 $14,405
Open admission
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura

Location: Ventura, CA

Private
for profit
$16,554 $13,590 $13,590
Open admission
Santa Clara University

Location: Santa Clara, CA

Private
not for profit
$37,657 $47,112 $47,112
48%
Santa Monica College

Location: Santa Monica, CA

Public $7,016 $1,104 $8,040
Open admission
Saybrook University

Location: Oakland, CA

Private
not for profit
Scripps College

Location: Claremont, CA

Private
not for profit
$37,860 $50,766 $50,766
30%
Shasta Bible College and Graduate School

Location: Redding, CA

Private
not for profit
$17,654 $11,200 $11,200
Shasta College

Location: Redding, CA

Public $7,537 $1,104 $6,240
Open admission
Shepherd University

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
not for profit
$23,383
Open admission
Simpson University

Location: Redding, CA

Private
not for profit
$20,574 $25,950 $25,950
52%
Skyline College

Location: San Bruno, CA

Public $4,251 $1,380 $8,070
Open admission
Sofia University

Location: Palo Alto, CA

Private
for profit
Soka University of America

Location: Aliso Viejo, CA

Private
not for profit
$12,686 $29,372 $29,372
38%
Sonoma State University

Location: Rohnert Park, CA

Public $16,204 $5,472 $16,632
76%
South Baylo University

Location: Anaheim, CA

Private
not for profit
Southern California Institute of Architecture

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
not for profit
$49,398 $41,800 $41,800
Open admission
Southern California Institute of Technology

Location: Anaheim, CA

Private
for profit
$24,026
92%
Southern California Seminary

Location: El Cajon, CA

Private
not for profit
$25,518 $13,860 $13,860
Open admission
Southern California University of Health Sciences

Location: Whittier, CA

Private
not for profit
$15,428 $8,530 $8,530
Open admission
Southern California University SOMA

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
Southwestern Law School

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
not for profit
St John's Seminary

Location: Camarillo, CA

Private
not for profit
Stanbridge College

Location: Irvine, CA

Private
for profit
$25,027 $33,041 $33,041
60%
Stanford University

Location: Stanford, CA

Private
not for profit
$16,695 $47,331 $47,331
5%
Starr King School for the Ministry

Location: Berkeley, CA

Private
not for profit
SUM Bible College and Theological Seminary

Location: Oakland, CA

Private
not for profit
$23,919 $8,320 $8,320
Open admission
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology at Irvine

Location: Irvine, CA

Private
not for profit
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology at Los Angeles

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
not for profit
$12,450 $12,450
44%
The Colburn Conservatory of Music

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
not for profit
$9,850 $45,000 $45,000
5%
The Master's University and Seminary

Location: Santa Clarita, CA

Private
not for profit
$26,650 $31,550 $31,550
83%
The Santa Barbara and Ventura Colleges of Law at Santa Barbara

Location: Santa Barbara, CA

Private
not for profit
The Santa Barbara and Ventura Colleges of Law at Ventura

Location: Ventura, CA

Private
not for profit
The Wright Institute

Location: Berkeley, CA

Private
not for profit
Thomas Aquinas College

Location: Santa Paula, CA

Private
not for profit
$20,882 $24,500 $24,500
75%
Thomas Jefferson School of Law

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
not for profit
Touro University California

Location: Vallejo, CA

Private
not for profit
Touro University Worldwide

Location: Los Alamitos, CA

Private
not for profit
$10,572 $14,400 $14,400
Open admission
Trident University International

Location: Cypress, CA

Private
for profit
$13,175
Trinity Law School

Location: Santa Ana, CA

Private
not for profit
Trinity School of Health and Allied Sciences

Location: Torrance, CA

Private
for profit
United States University

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
for profit
$17,919 $11,880 $11,880
Open admission
Unitek College

Location: Fremont, CA

Private
for profit
$42,096
Open admission
University of Antelope Valley

Location: Lancaster, CA

Private
for profit
$14,148 $13,100 $13,100
Open admission
University of California-Berkeley

Location: Berkeley, CA

Public $17,160 $11,220 $37,902
17%
University of California-Davis

Location: Davis, CA

Public $16,039 $11,220 $37,902
42%
University of California-Hastings College of Law

Location: San Francisco, CA

Public
University of California-Irvine

Location: Irvine, CA

Public $13,780 $11,220 $37,902
41%
University of California-Los Angeles

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Public $14,236 $11,220 $37,902
18%
University of California-Merced

Location: Merced, CA

Public $12,805 $11,220 $37,902
74%
University of California-Riverside

Location: Riverside, CA

Public $12,841 $11,220 $37,902
66%
University of California-San Diego

Location: La Jolla, CA

Public $14,770 $11,220 $37,902
36%
University of California-San Francisco

Location: San Francisco, CA

Public
University of California-Santa Barbara

Location: Santa Barbara, CA

Public $15,149 $11,220 $37,902
36%
University of California-Santa Cruz

Location: Santa Cruz, CA

Public $16,261 $11,220 $37,902
58%
University of East-West Medicine

Location: Sunnyvale, CA

Private
for profit
University of La Verne

Location: La Verne, CA

Private
not for profit
$22,284 $38,266 $38,266
48%
University of Phoenix-California

Location: Costa Mesa, CA

Private
for profit
$18,059
Open admission
University of Redlands

Location: Redlands, CA

Private
not for profit
$34,200 $46,220 $46,220
75%
University of San Diego

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
not for profit
$38,596 $45,540 $45,540
51%
University of San Francisco

Location: San Francisco, CA

Private
not for profit
$35,054 $44,040 $44,040
71%
University of Southern California

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
not for profit
$32,932 $51,442 $51,442
17%
University of St Augustine for Health Sciences

Location: San Marcos, CA

Private
for profit
University of the Pacific

Location: Stockton, CA

Private
not for profit
$33,794 $44,068 $44,068
66%
University of the People

Location: Pasadena, CA

Private
not for profit
$2,138
Open admission
University of the West

Location: Rosemead, CA

Private
not for profit
$12,474 $10,512 $10,512
Open admission
University of West Los Angeles

Location: Inglewood, CA

Private
for profit
Vanguard University of Southern California

Location: Costa Mesa, CA

Private
not for profit
$21,827 $30,980 $30,980
70%
West Coast University-Center for Graduate Studies

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
West Coast University-Los Angeles

Location: North Hollywood, CA

Private
for profit
$45,144 $33,100 $33,100
West Coast University-Ontario

Location: Ontario, CA

Private
for profit
$42,809 $33,100 $33,100
88%
West Coast University-Orange County

Location: Anaheim, CA

Private
for profit
$47,233 $33,100 $33,100
88%
West Los Angeles College

Location: Culver City, CA

Public $8,643 $1,196 $7,514
Open admission
Western State College of Law at Argosy University

Location: Fullerton, CA

Private
for profit
Western University of Health Sciences

Location: Pomona, CA

Private
not for profit
Westminster Theological Seminary in California

Location: Escondido, CA

Private
not for profit
Westmont College

Location: Santa Barbara, CA

Private
not for profit
$34,974 $41,850 $41,850
83%
Whittier College

Location: Whittier, CA

Private
not for profit
$25,638 $44,184 $44,184
69%
William Jessup University

Location: Rocklin, CA

Private
not for profit
$22,263 $28,300 $28,300
73%
Woodbury University

Location: Burbank, CA

Private
not for profit
$30,399 $36,882 $36,882
66%
World Mission University

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
not for profit
$14,990 $5,520 $5,520
Open admission
Yeshiva Ohr Elchonon Chabad West Coast Talmudical Seminary

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
not for profit
$12,747 $13,200 $13,200
64%
Yo San University of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
not for profit
Zaytuna College

Location: Berkeley, CA

Private
not for profit
$1,135 $19,000 $19,000
68%

2-year Colleges in California

College Name College Type Net Price In-State Tuition Out-of-State Tuition Acceptance rate
Advanced College

Location: South Gate, CA

Private
for profit
$22,975 $30,068 $30,068
Open admission
Advanced Computing Institute

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$10,210 $5,304 $5,304
Open admission
Advanced Training Associates

Location: El Cajon, CA

Private
for profit
$12,810 $12,090 $12,090
Open admission
Allan Hancock College

Location: Santa Maria, CA

Public $5,387 $1,288 $6,692
Open admission
American Academy of Dramatic Arts-Los Angeles

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
not for profit
$41,897 $32,440 $32,440
77%
American Career College-Anaheim

Location: Anaheim, CA

Private
for profit
$23,139 $17,650 $17,650
Open admission
American Career College-Los Angeles

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$22,678 $17,650 $17,650
Open admission
American Career College-Ontario

Location: Ontario, CA

Private
for profit
$30,133 $36,000 $36,000
Open admission
American College of Healthcare

Location: Riverside, CA

Private
for profit
$14,495 $16,095 $16,095
Open admission
American College of Healthcare

Location: Huntington Park, CA

Private
for profit
$12,901 $16,095 $16,095
Open admission
American Medical Sciences Center

Location: Glendale, CA

Private
for profit
$33,375 $33,375
Open admission
American River College

Location: Sacramento, CA

Public $8,829 $6,600
Open admission
Asher College

Location: Sacramento, CA

Private
for profit
$18,286 $25,550 $25,550
Open admission
ATI College-Norwalk

Location: Norwalk, CA

Private
for profit
$21,775 $32,500 $32,500
Open admission
Aviation Institute of Maintenance

Location: Oakland, CA

Private
for profit
$25,580 $16,520 $16,520
Open admission
Barstow Community College

Location: Barstow, CA

Public $9,312 $1,104 $6,168
Open admission
Bellus Academy-El Cajon

Location: El Cajon, CA

Private
for profit
$25,133 $9,050 $9,050
Open admission
Bellus Academy-National City

Location: National City, CA

Private
for profit
$27,732 $22,522 $22,522
Open admission
Bellus Academy-Poway

Location: Poway, CA

Private
for profit
$25,491 $9,050 $9,050
Open admission
Berkeley City College

Location: Berkeley, CA

Public $8,908 $1,104 $6,624
Open admission
Brightwood College-Bakersfield

Location: Bakersfield, CA

Private
for profit
$22,379 $14,734 $14,734
Open admission
Brightwood College-Chula Vista

Location: Chula Vista, CA

Private
for profit
$20,645 $15,154 $15,154
Open admission
Brightwood College-Fresno

Location: Clovis, CA

Private
for profit
$21,669 $15,037 $15,037
Open admission
Brightwood College-Modesto

Location: Salida, CA

Private
for profit
$22,119 $15,089 $15,089
Open admission
Brightwood College-North Hollywood

Location: North Hollywood, CA

Private
for profit
$19,287 $19,849 $19,849
Open admission
Brightwood College-Palm Springs

Location: Palm Springs, CA

Private
for profit
$19,244 $14,945 $14,945
Open admission
Brightwood College-Riverside

Location: Riverside, CA

Private
for profit
$21,057 $15,176 $15,176
Open admission
Brightwood College-Sacramento

Location: Sacramento, CA

Private
for profit
$21,882 $14,403 $14,403
Open admission
Brightwood College-San Diego

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
for profit
$24,187 $16,415 $16,415
Open admission
Brightwood College-Vista

Location: Vista, CA

Private
for profit
$23,539 $15,154 $15,154
Open admission
Butte College

Location: Oroville, CA

Public $5,921 $1,104 $6,264
Open admission
Cabrillo College

Location: Aptos, CA

Public $10,228 $1,288 $5,628
Open admission
California Career College

Location: Canoga Park, CA

Private
for profit
Open admission
Cambridge Junior College-Yuba City

Location: Yuba City, CA

Private
for profit
$20,765 $15,400 $15,400
81%
Canada College

Location: Redwood City, CA

Public $5,441 $1,288 $7,532
Open admission
Carrington College-Citrus Heights

Location: Citrus Heights, CA

Private
for profit
$18,453 $17,528 $17,528
35%
Carrington College-Pleasant Hill

Location: Pleasant Hill, CA

Private
for profit
$25,132 $32,116 $32,116
79%
Carrington College-Pomona

Location: Pomona, CA

Private
for profit
$19,325 $32,116 $32,116
79%
Carrington College-Sacramento

Location: Sacramento, CA

Private
for profit
$14,344 $42,458 $42,458
46%
Carrington College-San Jose

Location: San Jose, CA

Private
for profit
$16,989 $17,528 $17,528
35%
Carrington College-San Leandro

Location: San Leandro, CA

Private
for profit
$16,663 $17,528 $17,528
45%
Carrington College-Stockton

Location: Stockton, CA

Private
for profit
$16,331 $17,528 $17,528
79%
Casa Loma College-Van Nuys

Location: Van Nuys, CA

Private
not for profit
$17,036 $29,037 $29,037
60%
CBD College

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
not for profit
$31,890 $38,645 $38,645
Open admission
Central California School of Continuing Education

Location: San Luis Obispo, CA

Private
for profit
$20,809
Open admission
Central Coast College

Location: Salinas, CA

Private
for profit
$19,058 $14,875 $14,875
57%
Cerritos College

Location: Norwalk, CA

Public $10,579 $1,288 $8,540
Open admission
Cerro Coso Community College

Location: Ridgecrest, CA

Public $6,661 $1,288 $7,196
Open admission
Chabot College

Location: Hayward, CA

Public $6,877 $5,832
Open admission
Chaffey College

Location: Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Public $10,306 $1,104 $6,456
Open admission
Charles A Jones Career and Education Center

Location: Sacramento, CA

Public $8,330 $7,090 $7,090
Open admission
Cinta Aveda Institute

Location: San Francisco, CA

Private
for profit
$19,523 $22,575 $22,575
Open admission
Citrus College

Location: Glendora, CA

Public $4,051 $1,104 $5,784
Open admission
City College of San Francisco

Location: San Francisco, CA

Public $5,466 $7,412
Open admission
Clovis Community College

Location: Fresno, CA

Public $8,024 $1,104 $6,744
Open admission
Coastline Community College

Location: Fountain Valley, CA

Public $17,760 $1,104 $6,144
Open admission
College of Alameda

Location: Alameda, CA

Public $7,071 $1,104 $6,624
Open admission
College of Marin

Location: Kentfield, CA

Public $9,717 $1,380 $9,210
Open admission
College of San Mateo

Location: San Mateo, CA

Public $4,494 $1,344 $6,244
Open admission
College of the Canyons

Location: Santa Clarita, CA

Public $6,680 $1,104 $6,408
Open admission
College of the Desert

Location: Palm Desert, CA

Public $9,484 $1,289 $6,888
Open admission
College of the Redwoods

Location: Eureka, CA

Public $5,514 $1,104 $6,192
Open admission
College of the Sequoias

Location: Visalia, CA

Public $2,868 $1,288 $7,196
Open admission
College of the Siskiyous

Location: Weed, CA

Public $8,565 $1,104 $6,192
Open admission
Columbia College

Location: Sonora, CA

Public $7,790 $1,104 $6,600
Open admission
Community Christian College

Location: Redlands, CA

Private
not for profit
$13,730 $5,400 $5,400
Open admission
Concorde Career College-Garden Grove

Location: Garden Grove, CA

Private
for profit
$22,779 $14,130 $14,130
90%
Concorde Career College-North Hollywood

Location: North Hollywood, CA

Private
for profit
$20,709 $15,200 $15,200
88%
Concorde Career College-San Bernardino

Location: San Bernardino, CA

Private
for profit
$20,036 $14,155 $14,155
64%
Concorde Career College-San Diego

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
for profit
$22,367 $31,100 $31,100
Contra Costa College

Location: San Pablo, CA

Public $8,366 $1,288 $7,924
Open admission
Copper Mountain Community College

Location: Joshua Tree, CA

Public $8,543 $1,104 $8,664
Open admission
Cosumnes River College

Location: Sacramento, CA

Public $10,022 $6,600
Open admission
Crafton Hills College

Location: Yucaipa, CA

Public $13,506 $1,104 $6,936
Open admission
Cuesta College

Location: San Luis Obispo, CA

Public $10,342 $1,196 $6,370
Open admission
Cuyamaca College

Location: El Cajon, CA

Public $5,474 $1,336 $6,844
Open admission
Cypress College

Location: Cypress, CA

Public $8,102 $1,104 $6,120
Open admission
De Anza College

Location: Cupertino, CA

Public $6,544 $1,395 $8,415
Open admission
Diablo Valley College

Location: Pleasant Hill, CA

Public $7,055 $1,288 $7,924
Open admission
Downey Adult School

Location: Downey, CA

Public $3,168 $3,355 $3,355
Open admission
Eagle Rock College

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$20,374 $16,975 $16,975
Open admission
East Los Angeles College

Location: Monterey Park, CA

Public $9,024 $1,196 $7,514
Open admission
East San Gabriel Valley Regional Occupational Program

Location: West Covina, CA

Public $15,466 $6,300 $6,300
Open admission
El Camino College-Compton Center

Location: Compton, CA

Public $9,841 $1,104 $5,640
Open admission
El Camino Community College District

Location: Torrance, CA

Public $10,569 $1,104 $5,640
Open admission
Evergreen Valley College

Location: San Jose, CA

Public $11,694 $1,288 $6,860
Open admission
FIDM-Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-Orange County

Location: Irvine, CA

Private
for profit
$31,326 $30,575 $30,575
54%
FIDM-Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-San Diego

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
for profit
$31,652 $30,575 $30,575
39%
Folsom Lake College

Location: Folsom, CA

Public $10,480 $6,600
Open admission
Fresno City College

Location: Fresno, CA

Public $4,002 $1,104 $6,744
Open admission
Fullerton College

Location: Fullerton, CA

Public $7,001 $1,104 $5,976
Open admission
Gavilan College

Location: Gilroy, CA

Public $7,016 $1,104 $6,312
Open admission
Glendale Career College

Location: Glendale, CA

Private
for profit
$21,325 $33,247 $33,247
Open admission
Glendale Community College

Location: Glendale, CA

Public $3,799 $1,104 $6,264
Open admission
Gnomon School of Visual Effects

Location: Hollywood, CA

Private
for profit
$22,405 $97,804 $97,804
32%
Golden State College of Court Reporting

Location: Pleasanton, CA

Private
not for profit
$15,369 $41,800 $41,800
Open admission
Golden West College

Location: Huntington Beach, CA

Public $9,846 $1,104 $6,144
Open admission
Golf Academy of America-San Diego

Location: Carlsbad, CA

Private
for profit
$24,905
Open admission
Grossmont College

Location: El Cajon, CA

Public $2,953 $1,334 $6,896
Open admission
Hacienda La Puente Adult Education

Location: La Puente, CA

Public $2,541 $3,330 $3,330
Open admission
Hartnell College

Location: Salinas, CA

Public $10,815 $1,400 $7,650
Open admission
Imperial Valley College

Location: Imperial, CA

Public $4,605 $1,104 $5,016
Open admission
InfoTech Career College

Location: Paramount, CA

Private
for profit
$16,959 $15,207 $15,207
Open admission
Institute for Business and Technology

Location: Santa Clara, CA

Private
for profit
$24,277 $13,604 $13,604
Open admission
Institute of Technology

Location: Clovis, CA

Private
for profit
$24,000 $17,248 $17,248
Open admission
InterCoast Colleges-Anaheim

Location: Anaheim, CA

Private
for profit
$21,077 $20,445 $20,445
Open admission
InterCoast Colleges-Fairfield

Location: Fairfield, CA

Private
for profit
$27,366 $36,105 $36,105
Open admission
InterCoast Colleges-Rancho Cordova

Location: Rancho Cordova, CA

Private
for profit
$17,490 $19,650 $19,650
Open admission
InterCoast Colleges-Riverside

Location: Riverside, CA

Private
for profit
$22,153 $20,445 $20,445
Open admission
InterCoast Colleges-West Covina

Location: W. Covina, CA

Private
for profit
$14,091 $19,650 $19,650
Open admission
International Professional School of Bodywork

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
for profit
$8,032 $8,032
Open admission
International Sports Sciences Association

Location: Carpinteria, CA

Private
for profit
Open admission
Irvine Valley College

Location: Irvine, CA

Public $7,515 $1,104 $5,808
Open admission
Lake Tahoe Community College

Location: South Lake Tahoe, CA

Public $8,453 $1,209 $7,059
Open admission
Laney College

Location: Oakland, CA

Public $9,709 $1,104 $6,624
Open admission
Las Positas College

Location: Livermore, CA

Public $6,593 $1,104 $6,936
Open admission
Lassen Community College

Location: Susanville, CA

Public $9,389 $1,104 $5,928
Open admission
Laurus College

Location: San Luis Obispo, CA

Private
for profit
$13,098 $29,800 $29,800
Open admission
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Pasadena

Location: Pasadena, CA

Private
for profit
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Sacramento

Location: Sacramento, CA

Private
for profit
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-San Francisco

Location: San Francisco, CA

Private
for profit
Learnet Academy Inc

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$4,500 $4,500
Open admission
Long Beach City College

Location: Long Beach, CA

Public $5,467 $1,104 $7,272
Open admission
Los Angeles City College

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Public $7,470 $1,196 $7,514
Open admission
Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Public
Los Angeles Harbor College

Location: Wilmington, CA

Public $11,120 $1,196 $7,514
Open admission
Los Angeles Mission College

Location: Sylmar, CA

Public $9,425 $1,196 $7,514
Open admission
Los Angeles ORT College-Los Angeles Campus

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
not for profit
$19,082 $20,550 $20,550
Open admission
Los Angeles ORT College-Van Nuys Campus

Location: Van Nuys, CA

Private
not for profit
$12,074 $20,550 $20,550
Open admission
Los Angeles Pierce College

Location: Woodland Hills, CA

Public $9,980 $1,196 $7,514
Open admission
Los Angeles Southwest College

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Public $7,338 $1,196 $7,514
Open admission
Los Angeles Trade Technical College

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Public $7,330 $1,196 $7,514
Open admission
Los Angeles Valley College

Location: Valley Glen, CA

Public $9,684 $1,196 $7,514
Open admission
Los Medanos College

Location: Pittsburg, CA

Public $6,614 $1,288 $7,924
Open admission
Mayfield College

Location: Cathedral City, CA

Private
for profit
$21,354 $13,029 $13,029
Open admission
Mendocino College

Location: Ukiah, CA

Public $9,120 $1,380 $6,330
Open admission
Merced College

Location: Merced, CA

Public $9,842 $1,104 $6,096
Open admission
Merritt College

Location: Oakland, CA

Public $10,741 $1,104 $6,624
Open admission
Miami Ad School-San Francisco

Location: San Francisco, CA

Private
for profit
$19,400 $19,400
Open admission
Milan Institute-Bakersfield West

Location: Bakersfield, CA

Private
for profit
$22,961 $13,645 $13,645
Open admission
MiraCosta College

Location: Oceanside, CA

Public $5,743 $1,104 $6,168
Open admission
Mission College

Location: Santa Clara, CA

Public $10,004 $1,104 $6,024
Open admission
Modern Technology School

Location: Fountain Valley, CA

Private
for profit
$16,814 $32,157 $32,157
Monterey Peninsula College

Location: Monterey, CA

Public $6,081 $1,104 $6,168
Open admission
Moorpark College

Location: Moorpark, CA

Public $4,223 $1,338 $7,000
Open admission
Moreno Valley College

Location: Moreno Valley, CA

Public $8,043 $1,380 $7,710
Open admission
Mt San Antonio College

Location: Walnut, CA

Public $4,555 $1,288 $8,599
Open admission
Mt San Jacinto Community College District

Location: San Jacinto, CA

Public $6,783 $1,380 $8,250
Open admission
MTI College

Location: Sacramento, CA

Private
for profit
$16,836 $14,530 $14,530
77%
Napa Valley College

Location: Napa, CA

Public $13,067 $1,104 $6,246
Open admission
National Career College

Location: Panorama City, CA

Private
for profit
$15,104 $12,600 $12,600
Open admission
National Career Education

Location: Citrus Heights, CA

Private
for profit
$18,777 $13,604 $13,604
Open admission
National Polytechnic College

Location: Commerce, CA

Private
for profit
$12,283 $38,171 $38,171
Open admission
Norco College

Location: Norco, CA

Public $7,337 $1,380 $7,710
Open admission
North-West College-Long Beach

Location: Long Beach, CA

Private
for profit
$24,246 $15,593 $15,593
Open admission
North-West College-Riverside

Location: Riverside, CA

Private
for profit
$23,311 $33,247 $33,247
Open admission
North-West College-Santa Ana

Location: Santa Ana, CA

Private
for profit
$22,996 $15,593 $15,593
Open admission
North-West College-West Covina

Location: West Covina, CA

Private
for profit
$21,696 $33,247 $33,247
Ohlone College

Location: Fremont, CA

Public $12,792 $1,104 $6,336
Open admission
Orange Coast College

Location: Costa Mesa, CA

Public $10,515 $1,104 $6,648
Open admission
Oxnard College

Location: Oxnard, CA

Public $2,997 $1,338 $7,000
Open admission
Palo Verde College

Location: Blythe, CA

Public $11,681 $1,288 $7,380
Open admission
Palomar College

Location: San Marcos, CA

Public $5,137 $1,288 $7,028
Open admission
Pasadena City College

Location: Pasadena, CA

Public $6,780 $1,288 $6,272
Open admission
PCI College

Location: Cerritos, CA

Private
for profit
$23,210 $37,050 $37,050
Open admission
Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista

Location: Chula Vista, CA

Private
for profit
$21,364 $12,851 $12,851
Open admission
Porterville College

Location: Porterville, CA

Public $3,456 $1,288 $7,196
Open admission
Premiere Career College

Location: Irwindale, CA

Private
for profit
$19,998 $26,800 $26,800
Open admission
Professional Golfers Career College

Location: Temecula, CA

Private
for profit
$27,075 $14,000 $14,000
Open admission
Reedley College

Location: Reedley, CA

Public $4,534 $1,104 $6,744
Open admission
Riverside City College

Location: Riverside, CA

Public $7,670 $1,380 $7,710
Open admission
Sacramento City College

Location: Sacramento, CA

Public $10,107 $6,600
Open admission
Saddleback College

Location: Mission Viejo, CA

Public $9,145 $1,288 $7,728
Open admission
San Bernardino Valley College

Location: San Bernardino, CA

Public $8,887
Open admission
San Diego City College

Location: San Diego, CA

Public $6,358 $1,104 $5,756
Open admission
San Diego Miramar College

Location: San Diego, CA

Public $6,850 $1,104 $5,856
Open admission
San Joaquin Delta College

Location: Stockton, CA

Public $10,579 $1,104 $6,168
Open admission
San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia

Location: Visalia, CA

Private
for profit
$18,733 $30,175 $30,175
Open admission
San Jose City College

Location: San Jose, CA

Public $11,410 $1,288 $6,860
Open admission
Santa Barbara City College

Location: Santa Barbara, CA

Public $10,984 $1,288 $8,240
Open admission
Santa Rosa Junior College

Location: Santa Rosa, CA

Public $8,989 $1,280 $7,328
Open admission
Santiago Canyon College

Location: Orange, CA

Public $5,703 $1,104 $7,224
Open admission
Sierra College

Location: Rocklin, CA

Public $8,215 $1,104 $6,168
Open admission
Solano Community College

Location: Fairfield, CA

Public $7,978 $1,104 $6,288
Open admission
South Coast College

Location: Orange, CA

Private
for profit
$17,251 $47,389 $47,389
Open admission
Southwestern College

Location: Chula Vista, CA

Public $5,652 $1,288 $5,908
Open admission
Spartan College of Aeronautics & Technology

Location: Inglewood, CA

Private
for profit
$20,800 $35,950 $35,950
Open admission
Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology

Location: Riverside, CA

Private
for profit
$24,302 $34,200 $34,200
Open admission
Taft College

Location: Taft, CA

Public $7,374 $1,134 $6,880
Open admission
Theatre of Arts

Location: Hollywood, CA

Private
for profit
$34,388 $19,800 $19,800
77%
Universal Technical Institute of California Inc

Location: Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Private
for profit
$16,048 $44,200 $44,200
Open admission
Universal Technical Institute of Northern California Inc

Location: Sacramento, CA

Private
for profit
$19,190 $44,200 $44,200
Open admission
Universal Technical Institute-Southern California

Location: Long Beach, CA

Private
for profit
$18,469 $44,200 $44,200
Open admission
Valley College of Medical Careers

Location: West Hills, CA

Private
for profit
$21,811 $13,550 $13,550
Open admission
Ventura College

Location: Ventura, CA

Public $4,021 $1,338 $7,000
Open admission
Victor Valley College

Location: Victorville, CA

Public $9,195 $1,104 $7,320
Open admission
West Coast Ultrasound Institute

Location: Beverly Hills, CA

Private
for profit
$32,822 $21,200 $21,200
Open admission
West Hills College-Coalinga

Location: Coalinga, CA

Public $8,411 $1,380 $8,190
Open admission
West Hills College-Lemoore

Location: Lemoore, CA

Public $10,291 $1,380 $8,190
Open admission
West Valley College

Location: Saratoga, CA

Public $10,047 $1,104 $5,160
Open admission
Woodland Community College

Location: Woodland, CA

Public $7,117 $1,124 $6,284
Open admission
Yuba College

Location: Marysville, CA

Public $5,948 $1,124 $6,284
Open admission

Vocational & Trade Schools in California

College Name College Type Net Price Tuition and Fees Acceptance rate
ABCO Technology

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$14,917 $8,500
Open admission
Academy for Salon Professionals

Location: Santa Clara, CA

Private
for profit
$11,062 $18,300
Open admission
Academy for Salon Professionals

Location: Northridge, CA

Private
for profit
$9,534 $7,325
Open admission
Academy of Esthetics and Cosmetology

Location: San Fernando, CA

Private
for profit
$11,262 $15,300
Open admission
Adrian's College of Beauty Turlock

Location: Turlock, CA

Private
for profit
$13,838 $15,573
Open admission
Advance Beauty College

Location: Garden Grove, CA

Private
for profit
$2,775
Open admission
Advance Beauty Techs Academy

Location: San Jacinto, CA

Private
for profit
$13,108 $15,834
Open admission
Advanced Career Institute

Location: Visalia, CA

Private
for profit
$11,490 $9,925
Open admission
Alhambra Beauty College

Location: Alhambra, CA

Private
for profit
$10,970 $10,150
Open admission
American Beauty College

Location: West Covina, CA

Private
for profit
$8,698 $16,100
Open admission
American Career College-Long Beach

Location: Long Beach, CA

Private
for profit
$23,073 $17,650
Open admission
American Career College-Lynwood

Location: Lynwood, CA

Private
for profit
$24,199 $17,650
Open admission
American Institute of Massage Therapy

Location: Santa Ana, CA

Private
for profit
$11,956 $12,500
Open admission
Angeles Institute

Location: ARTESIA, CA

Private
for profit
$19,497 $26,010
Open admission
Annenberg School of Nursing

Location: Reseda, CA

Private
not for profit
$14,815 $23,425
Asian-American International Beauty College

Location: Westminster, CA

Private
for profit
$800
Open admission
Associated Barber College of San Diego

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
for profit
$8,367 $16,120
Open admission
Associated Technical College-Los Angeles

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$21,788 $17,000
Open admission
Associated Technical College-San Diego

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
for profit
$21,763 $17,000
Open admission
Avalon School of Cosmetology-Alameda

Location: Alameda, CA

Private
for profit
$14,711 $19,200
Open admission
Avance Beauty College

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
for profit
$11,956 $12,475
Open admission
Aveda Institute-Los Angeles

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$18,227 $24,075
Open admission
Baldwin Park Adult & Community Education

Location: Baldwin Park, CA

Public $3,616 $1,650
Open admission
Bay Area Medical Academy

Location: San Francisco, CA

Private
for profit
$17,046 $14,338
Open admission
Beaumont Adult School

Location: Beaumont, CA

Public $16,886 $22,450
Open admission
Beyond 21st Century Beauty Academy

Location: Santa Fe Springs, CA

Private
for profit
$13,915
Open admission
Blake Austin College

Location: Vacaville, CA

Private
for profit
$23,385 $31,532
Open admission
Borner's Barber College

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$14,278 $12,000
Open admission
Brand College

Location: Glendale, CA

Private
for profit
$2,500
Brownson Technical School

Location: Anaheim, CA

Private
for profit
$24,307 $15,215
Open admission
Butte County Regional Occupational Program

Location: Chico, CA

Public $9,418 $6,650
Open admission
California Barber and Beauty College

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
for profit
$10,627 $11,500
Open admission
California Beauty School

Location: Modesto, CA

Private
for profit
$10,088 $16,900
Open admission
California Career Institute

Location: Garden Grove, CA

Private
for profit
$22,255 $28,200
Open admission
California Career School

Location: Anaheim, CA

Private
for profit
$5,548 $6,290
Open admission
California Hair Design Academy

Location: La Mesa, CA

Private
for profit
$13,833 $16,625
Open admission
California Healing Arts College

Location: Carson, CA

Private
for profit
$16,474 $16,910
Open admission
California Nurses Educational Institute

Location: Palm Springs, CA

Private
for profit
$20,423 $29,100
Open admission
Cambridge Junior College-Woodland

Location: Woodland, CA

Private
for profit
$22,920 $15,400
81%
Capstone College

Location: Pasadena, CA

Private
for profit
$15,013 $14,500
Open admission
Career Academy of Beauty

Location: Garden Grove, CA

Private
for profit
$10,921 $17,600
Open admission
Career Care Institute

Location: Lancaster, CA

Private
for profit
$23,661 $27,960
Open admission
Career Development Institute Inc

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$20,479 $28,198
Open admission
CES College

Location: Burbank, CA

Private
not for profit
$25,989 $25,760
Open admission
CET-Coachella

Location: Coachella, CA

Private
not for profit
$10,063 $11,954
Open admission
CET-Colton

Location: Colton, CA

Private
not for profit
$11,858 $12,182
Open admission
CET-El Centro

Location: El Centro, CA

Private
not for profit
$8,696 $12,182
Open admission
CET-Oxnard

Location: Oxnard, CA

Private
not for profit
$13,318 $11,954
Open admission
CET-Sacramento

Location: Sacramento, CA

Private
not for profit
$13,010 $11,954
Open admission
CET-Salinas

Location: Salinas, CA

Private
not for profit
$4,358 $11,954
Open admission
CET-San Diego

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
not for profit
$17,528 $12,182
Open admission
CET-Santa Maria

Location: Santa Maria, CA

Private
not for profit
$11,351 $11,954
Open admission
CET-Sobrato

Location: San Jose, CA

Private
not for profit
$9,144 $11,954
Open admission
CET-Soledad

Location: Soledad, CA

Private
not for profit
$7,579 $11,954
Open admission
CET-Watsonville

Location: Watsonville, CA

Private
not for profit
$5,989 $10,486
Open admission
Champion Institute of Cosmetology

Location: Palm Springs, CA

Private
for profit
$6,092 $13,850
Open admission
Citrus Heights Beauty College

Location: Citrus Heights, CA

Private
for profit
$4,647 $10,000
Open admission
Clovis Adult Education

Location: Clovis, CA

Public $15,657 $12,000
Open admission
Coachella Valley Beauty College

Location: La Quinta, CA

Private
for profit
$8,755 $12,900
Open admission
Coachella Valley Beauty College-Beaumont

Location: Beaumont, CA

Private
for profit
$9,881 $12,900
Open admission
Coastline Beauty College

Location: Fountain Valley, CA

Private
for profit
$14,947 $9,350
Open admission
Coba Cosmetology Academy

Location: Orange, CA

Private
for profit
$15,114 $20,000
Open admission
Colleen O'Haras Beauty Academy

Location: Santa Ana, CA

Private
for profit
$27,878 $17,707
Open admission
Colton-Redlands-Yucaipa Regional Occupational Program

Location: Redlands, CA

Public $12,946 $19,870
Open admission
Computer Training Academy

Location: Riverside, CA

Private
for profit
$28,640 $10,830
Open admission
Computer Tutor Business and Technical Institute

Location: Modesto, CA

Private
for profit
$12,660 $8,280
Open admission
Cosmo Beauty Academy

Location: Sacramento, CA

Private
for profit
$5,940 $13,600
Open admission
Cosmo Factory Cosmetology Academy

Location: Santa Cruz, CA

Private
for profit
$16,120 $21,563
Open admission
CRU Institute of Cosmetology and Barbering

Location: Garden Grove, CA

Private
for profit
$14,140 $17,000
Open admission
David's Academy of Beauty

Location: Pico Rivera, CA

Private
for profit
$11,580 $15,000
Open admission
DeHart Technical School

Location: Modesto, CA

Private
for profit
Open admission
Design's School of Cosmetology

Location: Paso Robles, CA

Private
for profit
$10,099 $14,250
Open admission
Diamond Beauty College

Location: South El Monte, CA

Private
for profit
$350
Open admission
Diversified Vocational College

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$12,795 $7,525
Open admission
Elegance International

Location: Hollywood, CA

Private
for profit
$27,598 $18,000
Open admission
Elite Cosmetology School

Location: Yucca Valley, CA

Private
for profit
$11,691 $14,774
Open admission
Estes Institute of Cosmetology Arts and Science

Location: Visalia, CA

Private
for profit
$7,901 $13,500
Open admission
Federico Beauty Institute

Location: Sacramento, CA

Private
for profit
$14,006 $16,405
Open admission
Flair Beauty College

Location: Valencia, CA

Private
for profit
$6,612 $15,200
Open admission
Fredrick and Charles Beauty College

Location: Eureka, CA

Private
for profit
$11,382 $13,700
Open admission
Galaxy Medical College

Location: North Hollywood, CA

Private
for profit
$12,661 $14,000
GDS Institute

Location: South Gate, CA

Private
for profit
$12,528 $9,130
Open admission
Gemological Institute of America-Carlsbad

Location: Carlsbad, CA

Private
not for profit
$28,728 $21,134
Open admission
Hair California Beauty Academy

Location: Orange, CA

Private
for profit
$15,383 $13,950
Open admission
Healing Hands School of Holistic Health

Location: Escondido, CA

Private
for profit
$25,961 $12,000
Open admission
High Desert Medical College

Location: Lancaster, CA

Private
for profit
$24,526 $30,957
Open admission
Hilltop Beauty School

Location: Daly City, CA

Private
for profit
$10,006 $11,880
Open admission
Hinton Barber and Beauty College

Location: Vallejo, CA

Private
for profit
$10,301 $12,750
Open admission
Hoss Lee Academy

Location: Roseville, CA

Private
for profit
$17,572 $12,000
Open admission
Hypnosis Motivation Institute

Location: Tarzana, CA

Private
not for profit
$37,964 $15,715
Open admission
Integrity College of Health

Location: Pasadena, CA

Private
for profit
$19,821 $24,050
Open admission
InterCoast Colleges-Carson

Location: Carson, CA

Private
for profit
$17,829 $19,650
Open admission
InterCoast Colleges-Roseville

Location: Roseville, CA

Private
for profit
$18,011 $20,445
Open admission
International College of Beauty Arts & Sciences

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$16,933 $18,500
Open admission
International College of Cosmetology

Location: Oakland, CA

Private
for profit
$10,325 $10,800
Open admission
International Culinary Center-California

Location: Campbell, CA

Private
for profit
$46,080 $37,670
Open admission
International School of Beauty Inc

Location: Palm Desert, CA

Private
for profit
$12,375 $16,000
Open admission
John Wesley International Barber and Beauty College

Location: Long Beach, CA

Private
for profit
$7,902 $11,450
Open admission
Lancaster Beauty School

Location: Lancaster, CA

Private
for profit
$12,681 $16,000
Open admission
Lawrence & Company College of Cosmetology

Location: Hanford, CA

Private
for profit
$9,321 $13,600
Open admission
Lawrence & Company College of Cosmetology

Location: Selma, CA

Private
for profit
$8,761 $16,156
Open admission
LeMelange Academy of Hair

Location: Napa, CA

Private
for profit
$13,101 $19,485
Open admission
Lu Ross Academy

Location: Ventura, CA

Private
for profit
$17,475 $17,450
Open admission
Lyles Bakersfield College of Beauty

Location: Bakersfield, CA

Private
for profit
$14,568 $16,075
Open admission
Lyles Fresno College of Beauty

Location: Fresno, CA

Private
for profit
$16,521 $16,075
Open admission
Lytles Redwood Empire Beauty College Inc

Location: Santa Rosa, CA

Private
for profit
$13,049 $19,622
Open admission
Make-up Designory

Location: Burbank, CA

Private
for profit
$26,901 $19,870
Open admission
Marian Health Careers Center-Los Angeles Campus

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$18,404 $26,153
Open admission
Marian Health Careers Center-Van Nuys Campus

Location: Van Nuys, CA

Private
for profit
$28,892 $26,153
Open admission
Medical Allied Career Center

Location: Santa Fe Springs, CA

Private
for profit
$26,344 $30,100
Open admission
Milan Institute of Cosmetology-Fairfield

Location: Fairfield, CA

Private
for profit
$14,451 $13,910
Open admission
Milan Institute of Cosmetology-La Quinta

Location: La Quinta, CA

Private
for profit
$16,104 $16,586
Open admission
Milan Institute of Cosmetology-Visalia

Location: Visalia, CA

Private
for profit
$16,198 $17,146
Open admission
Milan Institute-Bakersfield

Location: Bakersfield, CA

Private
for profit
$16,633 $17,146
Open admission
Milan Institute-Clovis

Location: Fresno, CA

Private
for profit
$17,494 $17,131
Open admission
Milan Institute-Merced

Location: Merced, CA

Private
for profit
$16,673 $17,136
Open admission
Milan Institute-Palm Desert

Location: Palm Desert, CA

Private
for profit
$18,710 $11,966
Open admission
Milan Institute-Visalia

Location: Visalia, CA

Private
for profit
$20,666 $12,464
Open admission
Modern Beauty Academy

Location: Oxnard, CA

Private
for profit
$12,012 $16,409
Open admission
Moler Barber College

Location: Oakland, CA

Private
for profit
$11,263 $15,842
Open admission
Mt. Diablo Adult Education-Mt. Diablo USD

Location: Concord, CA

Public $18,256 $6,040
Open admission
MTI Business College Inc

Location: Stockton, CA

Private
for profit
$17,967 $9,000
Open admission
My Le's Beauty College

Location: Sacramento, CA

Private
for profit
$2,300 $1,000
Open admission
National Holistic Institute

Location: Emeryville, CA

Private
for profit
$24,426 $15,358
Open admission
Newberry School of Beauty

Location: Granada Hills, CA

Private
for profit
$12,759 $17,700
Open admission
North Adrian's College of Beauty Inc

Location: Modesto, CA

Private
for profit
$14,109 $15,573
Open admission
North-West College-Glendale

Location: Glendale, CA

Private
for profit
$21,533 $15,750
Open admission
North-West College-Pasadena

Location: Pasadena, CA

Private
for profit
$23,468 $33,247
Open admission
North-West College-Pomona

Location: Pomona, CA

Private
for profit
$22,047 $33,247
Open admission
NTMA Training Centers of Southern California

Location: Santa Fe Springs, CA

Private
not for profit
$18,273 $11,568
Open admission
Oceanside College of Beauty

Location: Oceanside, CA

Private
for profit
$12,231 $17,850
Open admission
Palace Beauty College

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$13,392 $14,475
Open admission
Palladium Technical Academy

Location: Temple City, CA

Private
for profit
$18,385 $12,075
Open admission
Palomar Institute of Cosmetology

Location: San Marcos, CA

Private
for profit
$12,670 $19,050
Open admission
Paul Mitchell the School-Costa Mesa

Location: Costa Mesa, CA

Private
for profit
$13,217 $19,500
Open admission
Paul Mitchell the School-East Bay

Location: Pleasant Hill, CA

Private
for profit
$16,266 $19,840
Open admission
Paul Mitchell the School-Fresno

Location: Fresno, CA

Private
for profit
$13,462 $16,000
Open admission
Paul Mitchell the School-Modesto

Location: Modesto, CA

Private
for profit
$7,836 $15,240
Open admission
Paul Mitchell the School-Pasadena

Location: Pasadena, CA

Private
for profit
$17,392 $19,500
Open admission
Paul Mitchell the School-Sacramento

Location: Sacramento, CA

Private
for profit
$14,498 $18,075
Open admission
Paul Mitchell the School-San Diego

Location: San Diego, CA

Private
for profit
$18,374 $18,925
Open admission
Paul Mitchell the School-Sherman Oaks

Location: Sherman Oaks, CA

Private
for profit
$17,462 $21,320
Open admission
Paul Mitchell the School-Temecula

Location: Temecula, CA

Private
for profit
$13,632 $19,456
Open admission
Pomona Unified School District Adult and Career Education

Location: Pomona, CA

Public $4,418 $7,000
Open admission
Professional Institute of Beauty

Location: El Monte, CA

Private
for profit
$13,183 $14,475
Open admission
Real Barbers College

Location: Anaheim, CA

Private
for profit
$12,639 $17,965
Open admission
Redondo Beach Beauty College

Location: Redondo Beach, CA

Private
for profit
$11,028 $11,250
Open admission
Riverside County Office of Education-School of Career Education

Location: Indio, CA

Public $12,197 $8,330
Open admission
Rosemead Beauty School

Location: Rosemead, CA

Private
for profit
$5,322 $9,701
Open admission
Royale College of Beauty

Location: Temecula, CA

Private
for profit
$12,618 $17,850
Open admission
RWM Fiber Optics

Location: Carson, CA

Private
for profit
$18,057 $14,675
Open admission
SAE Institute of Technology-Los Angeles

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$32,548 $21,200
Open admission
Saint Joseph's School of Nursing

Location: Lancaster, CA

Private
for profit
$19,465 $20,000
Open admission
Salon Success Academy-Corona

Location: Corona, CA

Private
for profit
$11,000 $18,400
Open admission
Salon Success Academy-Fontana

Location: Fontana, CA

Private
for profit
$12,571 $18,400
Open admission
Salon Success Academy-Redlands

Location: Redlands, CA

Private
for profit
$11,760 $18,400
Open admission
Salon Success Academy-Riverside

Location: Riverside, CA

Private
for profit
$10,605 $18,400
Open admission
Salon Success Academy-Upland

Location: Upland, CA

Private
for profit
$11,462 $18,400
Open admission
San Diego Culinary Institute

Location: La Mesa, CA

Private
for profit
$27,528 $21,660
51%
San Francisco College of Cosmetology

Location: San Francisco, CA

Private
for profit
$11,300
Open admission
San Francisco Institute of Esthetics & Cosmetology Inc

Location: San Francisco, CA

Private
for profit
$20,711 $22,256
Open admission
San Francisco School of Digital Filmmaking

Location: San Francisco, CA

Private
for profit
$27,144 $31,350
Open admission
Santa Ana Beauty Academy

Location: Santa Ana, CA

Private
for profit
$5,959 $9,800
Open admission
Santa Ana Beauty College

Location: Santa Ana, CA

Private
for profit
$8,075
Open admission
Shasta School of Cosmetology

Location: Redding, CA

Private
for profit
$10,571 $12,050
Open admission
Sierra College of Beauty

Location: Merced, CA

Private
for profit
$11,126 $9,300
Open admission
Southern California Health Institute

Location: Reseda, CA

Private
for profit
$21,990 $13,700
Open admission
Summit College

Location: Colton, CA

Private
for profit
$23,547 $31,400
Open admission
Sutter Beauty College

Location: Yuba City, CA

Private
for profit
$12,528 $10,100
Open admission
Thanh Le College School of Cosmetology

Location: Garden Grove, CA

Private
for profit
$6,234 $11,275
Open admission
The Academy of Radio and TV Broadcasting

Location: Huntington Beach, CA

Private
for profit
$23,868 $15,300
Open admission
The Fab School

Location: Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Private
for profit
$32,906 $25,750
Open admission
The Salon Professional Academy-San Jose

Location: San Jose, CA

Private
for profit
$20,185 $20,000
Open admission
Thuy Princess Beauty College

Location: Pomona, CA

Private
for profit
$12,458 $11,200
Open admission
Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy-Manteca

Location: Manteca, CA

Private
for profit
$15,055 $16,000
Open admission
Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy-Modesto

Location: Modesto, CA

Private
for profit
$13,737 $16,000
Open admission
Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy-Santa Monica

Location: Santa Monica, CA

Private
for profit
$16,713 $18,900
Open admission
UEI College-Bakersfield

Location: Bakersfield, CA

Private
for profit
$26,801 $19,500
Open admission
UEI College-Fresno

Location: Fresno, CA

Private
for profit
$28,269 $19,500
Open admission
UEI College-Gardena

Location: Gardena, CA

Private
for profit
$24,819 $19,500
Open admission
UEI College-Riverside

Location: Riverside, CA

Private
for profit
$25,686 $19,500
Open admission
Ukiah Adult School

Location: Ukiah, CA

Public $11,043 $6,500
United Education Institute-Anaheim

Location: Anaheim, CA

Private
for profit
$25,905 $19,500
Open admission
United Education Institute-Chula Vista

Location: Chula Vista, CA

Private
for profit
$27,707 $19,500
Open admission
United Education Institute-El Monte

Location: El Monte, CA

Private
for profit
$23,453 $19,500
Open admission
United Education Institute-Encino

Location: Encino, CA

Private
for profit
$24,803 $19,500
Open admission
United Education Institute-Huntington Park Campus

Location: Huntington Park, CA

Private
for profit
$24,540 $19,500
Open admission
United Education Institute-Ontario

Location: Ontario, CA

Private
for profit
$24,732 $19,500
Open admission
United Education Institute-UEI College San Marcos

Location: San Marcos, CA

Private
for profit
$25,512 $19,500
Open admission
United Education Institute-UEI College Stockton

Location: Stockton, CA

Private
for profit
$27,152 $19,500
Open admission
United Healthcare Careers College

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$13,364 $12,000
Unitek College

Location: South San Francisco, CA

Private
for profit
$23,662 $32,910
82%
Unitek College

Location: Hayward, CA

Private
for profit
$22,353 $32,910
96%
Universal College of Beauty Inc-Los Angeles 1

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$8,183 $16,200
Open admission
Universal College of Beauty Inc-Los Angeles 2

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$14,848 $16,110
Open admission
Ventura Adult and Continuing Education

Location: Ventura, CA

Public $13,173 $5,710
Open admission
Victor Valley Beauty College Inc

Location: Victorville, CA

Private
for profit
$11,778 $16,884
Open admission
Virginia Sewing Machines and School Center

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$17,984 $12,975
Open admission
W Academy of Salon and Spa

Location: Danville, CA

Private
for profit
$18,500
Open admission
Waynes College of Beauty

Location: Salinas, CA

Private
for profit
$6,889 $16,075
Open admission
Westchester College of Nursing & Allied Health

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$27,135 $15,000
Open admission
WestMed College

Location: San Jose, CA

Private
not for profit
$26,860 $29,760
Open admission
Xavier College School of Nursing

Location: Stockton, CA

Private
for profit
$16,387 $26,000
Open admission
ZMS The Academy

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Private
for profit
$10,569 $16,750
Open admission