Higher Education


4-Year Universities and Colleges
Institution Location Distance FTE Enrollment Public / Private
Academy of Art University San Francisco 24.6 mi 6,943 Private
Argosy University – SF Bay Area Alameda 22.8 mi 16 Private
California Maritime Academy Vallejo 6.4 mi 855 Public
California State University – East Bay Hayward 29.5 mi 8,743 Public
California State University – Sacramento Sacramento 50.7 mi 19,462 Public
Cogswell University Sunnyvale 47.4 mi 238 Private
Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising San Francisco 24.8 mi 960 Private
John F Kennedy University Pleasant Hill 9.2 mi 1,420 Private
Mills College Oakland 20.0 mi 1,545 Private
San Francisco State University San Francisco 30.9 mi 20,891 Public
San Jose State University San Jose 52.6 mi 18,186 Public
Santa Clara Santa Clara 51.6 8,519 Private
Sonoma State University Rohnert Park 35.8 mi 6,589 Public
St. Mary's College Morago 16.4 mi 4,228 Private
Stanford University Stanford 45.5 mi 18,519 Private
Touro University Vallejo 7.8 mi 1,387 Private
University of California – Berkeley Berkeley 15.9 mi 25,029 Public
University of California – Davis Davis 39.1 mi 23,929 Public
University of California Hastings College of Law San Francisco 25.8 mi 1,304 Public
University of East-West Medicine Sunnyvale 49.4 mi 92 Private
University of Phoenix – Bay Area Campus San Jose 47.2 mi 1874 Private
University of San Francisco San Francisco 28.1 mi 3,024 Public
Source: National Center for Education Statistics www.nces.ed.gov, 2010 School Data (as of March 2012)


2-Year Colleges
Institution Location Distance FTE Enrollment Public / Private
Berkeley City College Berkeley 16.1 mi 6,659 Public
California Culinary Academy San Francisco 25.9 mi 900 Private
Chabot College Hayward 30.7 mi 15,084 Public
City College of San Francisco San Francisco 29.9 mi 32966 Public
College of Alameda Alameda 22.8 mi 6,516 Public
College of Marin Kentfield 24.3 mi 7,353 Public
College of San Mateo San Mateo 38.3 mi 10,288 Public
Contra Costa College San Pablo 13.1 mi 7,595 Public
Canada College Redwood City 42.9 mi 6,768 Public
Cosumnes River College Sacramento 46.6 mi 15,180 Public
Diablo Valley College Pleasant Hill 9.2 mi 20,703 Public
Foothill College Los Altos Hills 49.3 mi 17,474 Public
Laney College Oakland 20.5 mi 12,471 Public
Las Positas College Livermore 32.8 mi 9,153 Public
Los Medanos College Pittsburg 12.9 mi 9,738 Public
Merritt College Oakland 20.2 mi 6,732 Public
Napa Valley College Napa 20.7 mi 6,350 Public
Ohlone Community College Fremont 40.4 mi 11,979 Public
Sacramento City College Sacramento 45.9 mi 25,039 Public
San Joaquin Delta College Stockton 44.4 mi 18,610 Public
Santa Rosa Junior College Santa Rosa 42.7 mi 24,879 Public
Skyline College San Bruno 35.3 mi 9,912 Public
Solano Community College Fairfield 15.9 mi 11,801 Public
Woodland Community College Woodland 48.3 mi 2,972 Public
Source: National Center for Education Statistics www.nces.ed.gov, 2010 School Data (as of March 2012)


Vocational Training (Certificate Programs)
Provider Location Distance Programs
BioHealth College San Jose 47.2 mi Business Administration, Bio Technology Technician, Medical Assistant, Pharmacy Technician
Blake Austin College Vacaville 21.8 mi Administrative Medical Assistant Clinical Medical Assistant, Dental Assistant, Medical Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, Vocational Nursing
Cambridge Junior College Woodland 45.6 mi Medical Reception/Receptionist, Medical/Clinical Assistant
Carrington College Pleasant Hill Emeryville Antioch San Leandro Stockton 9.2 mi
18.4 mi
19.1 mi
25.9 mi
44.4 mi
Accounting, Architectural Design, Business, Criminal Justice, Dental Hygiene, Fitness Training, Graphic Design, Health Care Administration, Massage Therapy, Medical Assisting, Medical Billing & Coding, Pharmacy Technology, Physical Therapist Assistant, Registered Nursing, Respiratory Care, Surgical Care, Veterinary Technology, Vocational Nursing
Empire College School of Business Santa Rosa 43.4 mi Career programs can prepare you to work in one of the following industries: Accounting, Information Technology, Legal, Medical, Office Administration, Tourism & Hospitality, GED Prep
Everest College Hayward San Francisco 28.1 mi
25.9 mi
Accounting, Business, Criminal Justice, Dental Assistant, Legal Assistant / Paralegal, Massage Therapy, Medical Administrative Assistant, Medical Assistant, Medical Insurance Billing & Coding, Nursing, Pharmacy Technician, Trades (HVAC, Plumbing Technology, Electrician)
Intercoast Colleges Sacramento 46.6 mi Administrative Medical Assistant, Alcohol & Drug Counseling, Business Technology and Administration, Computerized Accounting, Electrical, HVAC Technician, Practical Nursing, Massage Therapy, Medical Assistant, Mental Health Rehabilitation Technician, Multimedia Specialist, Paralegal Specialist, Pharmacy Technician
ITT Technical Institute
Offering Associate and/or Bachelor degrees and advanced certificates
Concord Oakland 8.5 mi
22.5 mi
Business Management, Criminology & Forensic Technology (Concord), Drafting & Design Technology, Electrical Engineering & Communications Technology, Electrical Engineering Technology, Graphic Communications and Design, Information Systems & Cybersecurity, Mobile Communication Technology, Network Systems Administration, Paralegal , Project Management & Administration (construction/IT)
Golden State College of Court Reporting Dublin 27.5 mi Court reporting, transcription & captioning
Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts San Mateo 38.5 mi Vocational Nurse, Psychiatric Technician, Ultrasound Technology, MRI Technology, Radiologic Technology, X-Ray
Heald College Hayward San Francisco Concord Stockton San Jose 30.7 mi
25.9 mi
8.5 mi
45.8 mi
46.9 mi
Health Information Technology, Dental Assisting, Pharmacy Technology, Medical Assisting, Medical Office Administration, Medical Insurance Billing & Coding, Entrepreneurship, Construction Management, Software Technologies, Sales & Marketing, Hospitality and Tourism, Accounting, Business Administration, Office Skills, Paralegal, Criminal Justice, Network Security, Network Systems Administration, Electronics Technology
Kaplan College Stockton 44.4 mi Allied Health Nursing, Criminal Justice
Miami Ad School San Francisco 24.2 mi Advertising
MTI Business College, Inc. Stockton 44.4 mi Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, Business/Office Automation/ Technology/Data Entry, General Office Occupations and Clerical Services, Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary, Medical Office Management/ Administration, Medical/Clinical Assistant, Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary
National Holistic Institute Emeryville 18.4 mi Massage Therapy
The Art Institute of California
Offers degrees of Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA), Master of Fine Arts (MFA), Master of Arts (MA), Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA), and undergraduate and advanced certificates
Sunnyvale 49.0 mi Apparel and Accessories Marketing Operations, Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects, Advertising, Computer Graphics, Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design, Culinary Arts/Chef Training, Visual and Performing Arts, Cinematography and Film/Video Production, Fashion/Apparel Design, Game and Interactive Media Design, Graphic Design, Interior Design
Unitek College Fremont 39.3 mi Vocational Nurse, LVN to Registered Nurse, 2-stage Nursing degree, Bachelors degree Nurse, Medical Assistant, Pharmacy Technician
Wyotech West Sacramento Fremont 48.6 mi
40.4 mi
Applied Automotive Technology, Automotive Technology, Collision Refinishing Technology, Diesel Technology, Electrician, HVAC, Marine Specialist, Motorcycle Technology, Plumbing
Source: National Center for Education Statistics www.nces.ed.gov, 2010 School Data (as of March 2012)