Brightwood College – San Diego: Ranking & Review

San Diego Rank United States Rank World Rank
12 1944 6700
Top 40%

Brightwood College - San Diego Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Brightwood College - San Diego has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs 612 612
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 15 15
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 14 14
Grand Total641641

A total of 641 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Brightwood College - San Diego.

Cip Title of the Largest Program - Health Aide.
The total length of the largest program - 36.
Total length of the program in weeks, as completed by a student attending full-time - 36.

Graduation rate86%82%87%
  • Full-time retention rate - 88%

General info

Alternative namesFormerly Kaplan College-San Diego
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementBrightwood College is an institution of higher education dedicated to providing quality programs that integrate curriculum with professional skill development, empowering students to achieve their lifelong personal and professional goals.
Academic CalendarDiffers by program
Total FTE staff92
Instructional FTE54
Sector of institutionPrivate for-profit, 2-year
Control of institutionPrivate for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Health Professions

Location and Contacts

Address9055 Balboa Avenue
San Diego, California, 92123
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large