Description

San Diego City College in San Diego, California, is a comprehensive community college with a full range of academic programs and campus life activities.

SDCC is a two-year school and awards associate’s degrees. Students may use their associate’s degree to transfer to a four-year school or to begin a career. Available majors include:

  • Agriculture
  • American Sign Language
  • Bilingual Studies
  • Computer Business Technology
  • Dance
  • Gender Studies
  • Musical Theatre
  • Nursing Education
  • Social Work

Many students transfer to University of California San Diego, San Diego State University and other colleges and universities within and outside of California.

San Diego City College’s student services will help students with the transfer process. They will also provide career counseling for those who wish to start a career.

College life at SDCC provides maximum opportunity for involvement. There is a student-run radio station, a student theatre company and many clubs and organizations. San Diego City College also has a world cultures center that sponsors everything from Finnish folk concerts to photography exhibits to flamenco dancing performances.

Anyone with a high school diploma or GED who is at least 18 years old may enroll at San Diego City College. Those who are under 18 years old may also enroll if they receive permission.

San Diego City College awards financial aid to students enrolled in a degree program. Aid recipients generally receive a combination of grants and work-study. Aid applicants must submit a FAFSA to receive aid.

Quick Facts about San Diego City College

Region

Southwest

Setting

Large City Setting

Type

Public

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

City Knights

Website

www.sdcity.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

No

Parking Permit Required

Yes

Selectivity

Open Admissions

In-State Tuition

$1,140

Out-of-State Tuition

$6,270

Retention Rate

63%

Enrollment

18,675

Year Established

1914

Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating: 4.5

5 star
  1 review
4 star
  3 reviews
3 star
 
2 star
 
1 star
 

75% of students gave San Diego City College 4 stars overall.

Student at This School - Grad Year 2016

Overall Rating:
4

Detailed Ratings

The teachers that i have had, have been very helpful and skillful in the job.If your looking to attend a great community college san diego city college will be the best option great location in the heart of downtown San Diego fun casual college

Student at This School - Grad Year 2014

Overall Rating:
4

Detailed Ratings

I enjoy going to San Diego City because all the professors will spend that extra time to help you. Also all classes are pretty close together so you don't have to walk too far to get to your next class. Also the tutoring center is the best because it's not that crowded in there.

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Students

Total Students
18,675

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
0%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
19%
Part-Time
81%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
35%
African American
14%
Caucasian
28%
American Indian or Alaska native
1%
Asian
11%
Unknown and Other
12%

International Students

International
1%
Domestic
99%

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