San Bernardino Valley College: Ranking & Review

San Bernardino
United States
Top 44%

San Bernardino Valley College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)13,8925,8708,022

5,015 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,961 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

San Bernardino Valley 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.

San Bernardino Valley College 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.

San Bernardino Valley College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$0$0
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,328$5,500
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$46$211

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities364364
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services221221
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies210210
Health Professions and Related Programs197197
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians118118
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences9191
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service7979
Visual and Performing Arts5252
Public Administration and Social Service Professions4545
Social Sciences4444
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields4242
Physical Sciences2929
Mathematics and Statistics2323
English Language and Literature & Letters2020
Precision Production1717
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1717
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1717
Personal and Culinary Services1616
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1616
Construction Trades99
Natural Resources and Conservation66
Library Science55
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services
Architecture and Related Services
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Grand Total1,6991,699

A total of 1,699 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at San Bernardino Valley College.

Graduation rate19%18%20%
  • Full-time retention rate - 68%
  • Part-time retention rate - 50%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementSan Bernardino Valley College maintains a culture of continuous improvement and a commitment to provide high-quality education, innovative instruction, and services to a diverse community of learners. Its mission is to prepare students for transfer to four-year universities, to enter the workforce by earning applied degrees and certificates, to foster economic growth and global competitiveness through workforce development, and to improve the quality of life in the Inland Empire and beyond.
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff557
Instructional FTE345
Research FTE2
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Traditional

Location and Contacts

Address701 South Mount Vernon Avenue
San Bernardino, California, 92410-2798
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population210,000