Contra Costa College: Ranking & Review

San Pablo Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 2455 8217
Top 49%

Contra Costa College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

1,662 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

721 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Contra Costa 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.

Contra Costa College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
Off-campus $20,700 $27,812
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Contra Costa College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $1,288 $8,400
Fees for full-time undergraduates $24 $24
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $46 $300

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 310 310
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 182 182
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 92 92
Health Professions and Related Programs 66 66
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 43 43
Social Sciences 41 41
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 40 40
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 40 40
Personal and Culinary Services 39 39
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 35 35
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 33 33
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 32 32
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians 30 30
Psychology 16 16
Mathematics and Statistics 6 6
Physical Sciences 6 6
Visual and Performing Arts 5 5
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 4 4
English Language and Literature & Letters 3 3
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 3 3
Engineering 3 3
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2 2
History 1 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1 1
Grand Total1,0331,033

A total of 1,033 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Contra Costa College.

Graduation rate25%24%26%
  • Full-time retention rate - 67%
  • Part-time retention rate - 46%

General info

Alternative namesCCC
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff279
Instructional FTE165
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address2600 Mission Bell Dr
San Pablo, California, 94806-3195
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large