Colleges in California

Colleges in California

California is 163,696 square miles and contains the largest higher education system in the nation. Colleges in California include notable institutions such as Stanford University, CalTech, and UCLA. The Golden State is known for birthing the American film industry as well as the Internet, and its economy centers around professional and business services, educational and health services, financial activities, and leisure and hospitality. California has a largely mediterranean climate, but can range from polar to subtropical depending on region. The Golden Gate Bridge, Palm Springs, Yosemite National Park, and Universal Studios Hollywood are primary tourist spots. Lesser known hot spots in Cali include Victorville’s California Route 66 Museum, the Redwoods in Arcata, and the Piedras Blancas Elephant Seal Preserve.
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Utilizing an academic foundation in traditional Chinese medicine, the Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine College is a school of healthcare in Berkeley. AIMC offers a 3-year master’s degree and a 4-year doctorate in Acupuncture & Integrative...

Established in 2003, Presidio Graduate School is a private, business education institution with campuses located in San Francisco and Seattle. Presidio offers three master’s degree programs in Sustainable Solutions, an MBA/MPA Dual Degree option, and...

Established in 1956, the University of America is a private institution located in Bogotá, Colombia. The university offers undergraduate and postgraduate degree and certificate programs in several concentrations throughout the Architecture,...

A member of the Graduate Theological Union, the Church Divinity School of the Pacific is a Christian graduate school in Berkeley and the west coast’s only Episcopal seminary. CDS offers master’s degree programs in Divinity, Arts, and Theological...

From its campus in the Berkeley Arts District, the California Jazz Conservatory is the only institution of higher education in the United States dedicated entirely to jazz. The conservatory offers a Bachelor of Music degree in Jazz Studies with...

Westminster Seminary California is a Christian graduate school in southern California dedicated to training future pastors and the first Reformed seminary in the western United States. Westminster Seminary offers master’s degrees in Divinity,...

Grace Mission University is a non-denominational Christian university in Orange County dedicated to training students for ministry. GMU offers a bachelor’s degree in Theology and three master’s degrees in Christian Education, Divinity, and...

Hacienda La Puente Adult Education is a vocational school in the Los Angeles metro area and one of the largest adult education institutions in California. HLPAE offers career-centered courses in the fields of technology, service, trades, health, and...

Yo San University of Traditional Chinese Medicine is a private, graduate education institution established in Los Angeles, California. Yo San offers a master’s degree program in Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine and a doctoral degree in...

Yeshiva Ohr Elchonon Chabad West Coast Talmudical Seminary is a Hasidic Jewish institution and the largest yeshiva in the western United States. Yeshiva Ohr Elchonon Chabad offers a bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts and Rabbinical Studies. The...

Founded as the first Roman Catholic seminary in the western United States, Saint Patrick’s Seminary and University is a Catholic institution in Silicon Valley. With a focus on training future Roman Catholic priests, Saint Patrick’s confers a bachelor...

CBD College
Los Angeles, CA
CBD College

CBD College is a private, medical education institution established in Los Angeles, California. CBD offers programs in fields of study including Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Ultrasound, Dental Assistant, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Medical Assistant...

The California Institute of Advanced Management is a private, graduate education institution located in Alhambra. The college offers standard, accelerated, and part-time MBA programs, allowing students to earn their degree in one to two years with...

Established in 1994, Irell & Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences at City of Hope is a private, graduate education institution located in Duarte, California. The college offers a master’s degree in Translational Medicine as well as a...

The Santa Barbara and Ventura Colleges of Law at Ventura is a law school in the greater Los Angeles area. The Ventura campus offers JD and Master of Legal Studies programs as well as a hybrid online JD program with monthly on-site residencies. In...

The Santa Barbara and Ventura Colleges of Law at Santa Barbara is a law school and regional campus along southern California’s Pacific Coast. The Santa Barbara campus offers a JD program and a master’s degree in Legal Studies as well as a hybrid JD...

The High Tech High Graduate School of Education is a teaching grad school in San Diego with a focus on progressive educational theory. HTH offers a master’s degree in Educational Leadership designed for teachers and school leaders dedicated to...

Founded by three rabbis, the Academy for Jewish Religion-California is a transdenominational training school for Jewish community and religious leaders in Los Angeles. AJCRA is home to Rabbinical, Cantorial, and Chaplaincy Schools holding classes...

Los Angeles ORT College-Van Nuys is a 2-year vocational school in the LA metro area and a campus of the Los Angeles ORT system. The only Jewish-affiliated career college in the western United States, LA ORT confers degrees in 10 fields of study. In...

Part of the Graduate Theological Union, the Dominican School of Philosophy & Theology is a Roman Catholic graduate school dedicated to preparing students for apostolic and academic vocations. Grounded in the teachings of St. Thomas Aquinas, DSPT...

Homestead Schools, Inc. is a distance education-based organization headquartered in the Los Angeles metro area. With a focus on continuing education, Homestead Schools offers programs in eight health care-related fields of study. All Homestead...

Claremont Lincoln University is an online graduate school specializing in socially conscious teachings with a foundation in the Golden Rule. CLU offers eight master’s degree programs in progressive fields of study such as Ethical Leadership, Social...

Located in the San Joaquin County Office of Education, the Teachers College of San Joaquin is a graduate school for educators in northern California. TCSJ offers a master’s degree in Education as well as teaching and administrative service...

With campus across the street from the Walt Disney Concert Hall, the Colburn Conservatory of Music is a musical training academy in downtown Los Angeles affiliated with the Colburn School. Colburn confers a Bachelor of Music degree encompassing music...

The University of the People is an online university dedicated to bringing educational opportunities to students all over the globe regardless of location or financial status. UoPeople confers bachelor’s degrees in Computer Science, Health Science,...

Clovis Community College is a 2-year community college in California’s Central Valley and part of the State Center Community College District. Clovis confers associate degrees in 33 academic fields of study and is home to 27 certificate-granting...

Dharma Realm Buddhist University is a Buddhist liberal arts college in Northern California. DRBU is home to a Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts program centered around the great texts of Eastern and Western thought. As a work-study campus, DRBU...

Founded in 1949, the Institute of Buddhist Studies is a Buddhist seminary and graduate school in Berkeley and a member of the Graduate Theological Union. IBS confers master’s degrees in Arts, Buddhist Studies, and Divinity. In addition, the institute...

With campus situated between San Francisco Bay and the Pacific Ocean, Unitek College-South San Francisco is a for-profit school of nursing. A campus in the Unitek system, the South San Francisco location hosts programs in Medical Assisting and...

With a campus near San Francisco Bay and the Hayward Executive Airport, Unitek College-Hayward is a for-profit nursing school in northern California’s East Bay region. Unitek Hayward offers programs in Medical Assisting and Vocational Nursing. In...

Make School
San Francisco, CA
Make School

Make School is a unique 2-year institution located in the Silicon Valley’s own San Francisco, CA. The school focuses entirely on a single degree that runs coursework all year round, a Bachelor’s in Applied Computer Science, which teaches students to...

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