About San Diego City College
San Diego City College (City College or City) is a public community college in San Diego, California. It is part of the San Diego Community College District and the California Community College System. San Diego City College is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC). City College is located in Downtown San Diego. The 60-acre (24 ha) campus consists of 40 buildings, and is adjacent to Balboa Park, the I-5 freeway and San Diego High School. Courses are provided in general education, lower-division transfer programs, and occupational and developmental education.
- Offers certificate, and associate degrees
- 13,055 students
- 0.05 faculty staff per student
Notable programs at San Diego City College
Tuition and costs
In 2017, the out-of-state cost of tuition at San Diego City College was $5,894, while for in-state students it was $1,142. After taking into account financial aid, the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for out-of-state students was $653.
The average financial aid at San Diego City College is $7,095. After factoring this in, out-of-state students pay $-1,201 for undergraduate tuition on average.
Financial aid available at San Diego City College
69% of undergraduate students at San Diego City College received grants or loans in 2017.
The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.
Average student living expenses at San Diego City College
The average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,854.