Sacramento City College: Ranking & Review

Sacramento Rank United States Rank World Rank
6 2370 7904
Top 47%

Sacramento City College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

6,406 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

2,978 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Sacramento City 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.

Sacramento City College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
Off-campus $20,490 $27,594
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Sacramento City College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $0 $7,104
Fees for full-time undergraduates $1,104 $1,104
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $46 $296

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Social Sciences 337 337
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 226 226
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 215 215
Health Professions and Related Programs 187 187
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 114 114
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 111 111
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 99 99
Psychology 85 85
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 85 85
Personal and Culinary Services 81 81
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 63 63
Transportation and Materials Moving 63 63
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services 61 61
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 55 55
Visual and Performing Arts 54 54
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians 45 45
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 42 42
English Language and Literature & Letters 23 23
Mathematics and Statistics 21 21
Physical Sciences 18 18
Library Science 17 17
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 14 14
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 9 9
Engineering 9 9
History 9 9
Science Technologies & Technicians 6 6
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 3 3
Philosophy and Religious Studies 3 3
Education 2 2
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 2 2
Natural Resources and Conservation
Grand Total2,0592,059

A total of 2,059 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Sacramento City College.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate24%23%26%
  • Full-time retention rate - 65%
  • Part-time retention rate - 25%

General info

Alternative namesSCC
Sac City
Sacramento City
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff762
Instructional FTE486
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.scc.losrios.edu
Address3835 Freeport Blvd
Sacramento, California, 95822-1386
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
Phone9165582111