Glendale Community College - California: Ranking & Review

United States
Top 29%

Glendale Community College - California Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)14,5986,5918,007

2,972 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

574 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Glendale Community College - California 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.

Glendale Community College - California Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Glendale Community College - California does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$1,104$6,264
Fees for full-time undergraduates$71$71
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$46$261

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services435435
Health Professions and Related Programs161161
Social Sciences118118
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences6666
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service5353
Visual and Performing Arts5151
English Language and Literature & Letters3636
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs3131
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1818
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1717
Mathematics and Statistics1717
Transportation and Materials Moving1414
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1212
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1111
Physical Sciences1111
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1010
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians99
Biological and Biomedical Sciences77
Precision Production55
Philosophy and Religious Studies55
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies44
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services44
Architecture and Related Services33
Personal and Culinary Services11
Legal Professions and Studies11
Grand Total1,1591,159

A total of 1,159 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Glendale Community College - California.

Graduation rate29%27%31%
  • Full-time retention rate - 76%
  • Part-time retention rate - 51%

General info

Alternative namesGCC
Glendale College
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff755
Instructional FTE418
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Traditional

Location and Contacts

Address1500 N Verdugo Rd
Glendale, California, 91208-2894
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population192,000