Canada College: Ranking & Review

Redwood City Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 2302 7544
Top 45%

Canada College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

1,852 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,046 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Canada College 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.

Canada College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
Off-campus $19,801 $26,409
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Canada College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $1,288 $7,672
Fees for full-time undergraduates $72 $72
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $46 $282

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 166 166
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 125 125
Health Professions and Related Programs 103 103
Social Sciences 102 102
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 68 68
Psychology 62 62
Visual and Performing Arts 45 45
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 35 35
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 24 24
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 22 22
English Language and Literature & Letters 15 15
Mathematics and Statistics 14 14
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 14 14
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 12 12
Legal Professions and Studies 11 11
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services 11 11
Physical Sciences 9 9
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 9 9
Engineering 9 9
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 5 5
History 4 4
Philosophy and Religious Studies 3 3
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 2 2
Grand Total870870

A total of 870 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Canada College.

Graduation rate26%26%27%
  • Full-time retention rate - 66%
  • Part-time retention rate - 34%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff235
Instructional FTE132
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address4200 Farm Hill Blvd.
Redwood City, California, 94061-1099
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large