Colleges in Salinas, California Statistics

Salinas is a city in California. According to 2019 Census data, the population is 190,972 (estimated). For the academic year 2019-2020, five colleges are active for serving college programs in Salinas, California. In addition, there are 14 colleges located within 30 miles from Salinas.
By school types, there are one public and four private schools. By school levels, there are three 2-4 years schools (community colleges) and two less than 2 years schools (career, technical, or vocational schools) based on the IPEDS data.
All Five schools offer undergraduate programs and No schools offer graduate programs. The 2020 average tuition & fees of the schools in Salinas, California is $1,400 for California residents and $16,790 for out-of-state students.
The average acceptance rate is 96.00% and the average SAT score is 0. A total of 13,604 students enrolled in schools in Salinas, California, of which 433 students enrolled in online degree programs exclusively. The average student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1.

Colleges in Salinas, Comparison Table

The following table lists 5 colleges located in Salinas and 10 schools near Salinas, California ordered by distance from Salinas. 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 SalinasUndergraduate Tuition & FeesPopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty RatioAcceptance Rate
Waynes College of Beauty
Salinas, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
1.44 miles$17,6753667%15 to 1-
CET-Salinas
Salinas, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
1.74 miles$14,24916268%32 to 1-
Central Coast College
Salinas, CA
Private, 2-4 years
valid
1.86 miles$15,55024594%19 to 196.00%
High Desert Medical College
Salinas, CA
Private, 2-4 years
valid
1.86 miles$27,51664071%20 to 1-
Hartnell College
Salinas, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
2.12 miles$8,96012,52136%31 to 1-
California State University-Monterey Bay
Seaside, CA
Public, 4 years
four-years
9.46 miles$19,0237,54063%24 to 175.00%
Naval Postgraduate School
Monterey, CA
Public, 4 years
four-years
14.87 miles-2,737---
Monterey Peninsula College
Monterey, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
15.60 miles$8,1388,01731%23 to 1-
Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey
Monterey, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
15.97 miles$42,804670-1 to 1-
CET-Watsonville
Watsonville, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
18.45 miles$11,4866171%10 to 1-
Gavilan College
Gilroy, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
19.96 miles$7,2145,64931%14 to 1-
CET-Soledad
Soledad, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
25.79 miles$15,3758472%21 to 1-
Cabrillo College
Aptos, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
26.40 miles$7,63011,32127%21 to 1-
Five Branches University
Santa Cruz, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
27.86 miles$19,047324---
Cosmo Factory Cosmetology Academy
Santa Cruz, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
29.07 miles$21,56335-6 to 1-
Average-$16,79013,60467%23 to 196.00%