Colleges in Oakland, California Statistics

Oakland is a city in California. According to 2019 Census data, the population is 433,031 (estimated). For the academic year 2019-2020, twelve colleges are active for serving college programs in Oakland, California. In addition, there are 49 colleges located within 30 miles from Oakland.
By school types, there are four public and eight private schools. By school levels, there are seven 4-years (or high) schools, three 2-4 years schools (community colleges), and two less than 2 years schools (career, technical, or vocational schools) based on the IPEDS data.
Eleven schools offer undergraduate programs and seven schools offer graduate programs. The 2020 average tuition & fees of the schools in Oakland, California is $24,168 for California residents and $21,041 for out-of-state students.
The average acceptance rate is 74.33% and the average SAT score is 983. A total of 20,548 students enrolled in schools in Oakland, California, of which 5,594 students enrolled in online degree programs exclusively. The average student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

Colleges in Oakland, Comparison Table

The following table lists 12 colleges located in Oakland and 38 schools near Oakland, California ordered by distance from Oakland. The "-" value in other columns means that the corresponding data has not been reported or the school does not have programs for the values.
You can sort the table by column by clicking/touching column titles. The colleges in light blue rows are located in the city limit and other schools are not located in, but near the city.
All SchoolsPublicPrivate4 Years CollegeCommunity CollegesTechnical Colleges
College NameDistance From OaklandUndergraduate Tuition & FeesPopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty RatioGraduate Tuition & FeesAcceptance RateSAT Score
International College of Cosmetology
Oakland, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
1.09 miles$2,25019576%11 to 1---
Holy Names University
Oakland, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
1.77 miles$40,9041,01439%7 to 1$18,59089.00%800
Mills College
Oakland, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
1.97 miles$30,77096165%8 to 1$36,26391.00%1,166
Avalon School of Cosmetology-Alameda
Alameda, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
2.33 miles$8,70011867%22 to 1---
Peralta Community College System Office
Oakland, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
2.43 miles-------
Laney College
Oakland, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
2.58 miles$7,6959,22525%29 to 1---
Merritt College
Oakland, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
2.69 miles$7,6956,26121%34 to 1---
Lincoln University
Oakland, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
3.08 miles$11,39037180%16 to 1$9,830--
University of California-System Administration Central Office
Oakland, CA
Public, 4 years
four-years
3.11 miles-------
Academy of Chinese Culture and Health Sciences
Oakland, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
3.11 miles$17,39097--$17,991--
Samuel Merritt University
Oakland, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
3.42 miles$51,3352,050-9 to 1$53,468--
Oikos University
Oakland, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
3.45 miles-86-25 to 1-43.00%-
College of Alameda
Alameda, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
3.49 miles$7,6955,10726%30 to 1---
Moler Barber College
Oakland, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
3.69 miles$19,94228858%22 to 1---
National Holistic Institute
Emeryville, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
5.28 miles$15,8201,07175%15 to 1---
American Baptist Seminary of the West
Berkeley, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
5.62 miles$18,74542--$19,276--
Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine College-Berkeley
Berkeley, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
5.74 miles$13,78599--$13,856--
The Wright Institute
Berkeley, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
5.75 miles$37,649514--$37,650--
SAE Expression College
Emeryville, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
5.86 miles$25,67218244%15 to 1---
Institute of Buddhist Studies
Berkeley, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
5.94 miles$19,19927--$19,200--
University of California-Berkeley
Berkeley, CA
Public, 4 years
four-years
6.13 miles$44,06642,32792%19 to 1$29,34717.00%1,420
Berkeley City College
Berkeley, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
6.22 miles$7,6956,09744%35 to 1---
California Jazz Conservatory
Berkeley, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
6.29 miles$21,10035-5 to 1-100.00%-
Graduate Theological Union
Berkeley, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
6.40 miles$21,382213--$21,383--
Church Divinity School of the Pacific
Berkeley, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
6.42 miles$16,79971--$17,660--
Zaytuna College
Berkeley, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
6.48 miles$19,2504358%3 to 1$27,842--
Starr King School for the Ministry
Berkeley, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
6.48 miles$23,24987--$23,290--
Pacific School of Religion
Berkeley, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
6.50 miles$13,373100--$13,834--
Dominican School of Philosophy & Theology
Berkeley, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
6.81 miles$19,19972--$19,275--
Saint Mary's College of California
Moraga, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
6.83 miles$50,6603,43973%9 to 1$33,50977.00%1,162
Carrington College-San Leandro
San Leandro, CA
Private, 2-4 years
valid
8.00 miles$18,16325950%37 to 1-92.00%-
Golden Gate University-San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
9.97 miles$12,7112,472-12 to 1$19,705--
Blush School of Makeup
San Francisco, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
10.00 miles$10,3754175%5 to 1---
Academy of Art University
San Francisco, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
10.06 miles$24,6648,92847%14 to 1$27,688--
San Francisco Film School
San Francisco, CA
Private, 2-4 years
valid
10.09 miles$41,9004094%3 to 1---
Miami Ad School-San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
Private, 2-4 years
valid
10.10 miles$19,40019-8 to 1---
California College of the Arts
San Francisco, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
10.13 miles$51,1371,61267%8 to 1$53,79585.00%-
Cinta Aveda Institute
San Francisco, CA
Private, 2-4 years
valid
10.27 miles$22,57514175%10 to 1---
American Conservatory Theater
San Francisco, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
10.29 miles$30,45630-6 to 1$30,456--
Bay Area Medical Academy
San Francisco, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
10.38 miles$14,95816057%20 to 1---
FIDM-Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
10.40 miles$32,64511371%11 to 1-32.00%-
San Francisco Institute of Esthetics & Cosmetology Inc
San Francisco, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
10.46 miles$22,33121491%13 to 1---
Unitek College
Hayward, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
10.49 miles$35,28430968%15 to 1---
University of California-Hastings College of Law
San Francisco, CA
Public, 4 years
four-years
10.91 miles-1,026--$53,772--
California Institute of Integral Studies
San Francisco, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
10.96 miles$20,9801,530-12 to 1$22,188--
San Francisco Art Institute
San Francisco, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
11.00 miles$46,0644139%3 to 1$48,25095.00%-
San Francisco Conservatory of Music
San Francisco, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
11.19 miles$49,05041069%3 to 1$49,05046.00%-
Life Chiropractic College West
Hayward, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
11.84 miles-598-----
Chabot College
Hayward, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
11.89 miles$8,11011,92234%23 to 1---
J D Academy of Salon and Spa
Danville, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
12.21 miles$21,60014290%15 to 1---
Average-$21,04120,54852%18 to 1$27,22874.33%983