Colleges in San Jose, California Statistics

San Jose is a city in California. According to 2019 Census data, the population is 1,798,103 (estimated). For the academic year 2019-2020, eleven colleges are active for serving college programs in San Jose, California. In addition, there are 42 colleges located within 30 miles from San Jose.
By school types, there are four public and seven private schools. By school levels, there are three 4-years (or high) schools, four 2-4 years schools (community colleges), and four less than 2 years schools (career, technical, or vocational schools) based on the IPEDS data.
Ten schools offer undergraduate programs and three schools offer graduate programs. The 2020 average tuition & fees of the schools in San Jose, California is $7,578 for California residents and $16,927 for out-of-state students.
The average acceptance rate is 68.67% and the average SAT score is 1,140. A total of 56,505 students enrolled in schools in San Jose, California, of which 4,446 students enrolled in online degree programs exclusively. The average student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

Colleges in San Jose, Comparison Table

The following table lists 11 colleges located in San Jose and 32 schools near San Jose, California ordered by distance from San Jose. 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 San JoseUndergraduate Tuition & FeesPopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty RatioGraduate Tuition & FeesAcceptance RateSAT Score
CET-San Jose
San Jose, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
2.56 miles$15,37524871%16 to 1---
San Jose State University
San Jose, CA
Public, 4 years
four-years
2.98 miles$19,73235,40064%26 to 1$18,79064.00%1,140
Paul Mitchell the School-San Jose
San Jose, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
3.18 miles$20,128-69%----
Urban Barber College - San Jose
San Jose, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
3.20 miles-------
San Jose-Evergreen Community College District
San Jose, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
3.27 miles-------
Cinta Aveda Institute - San Jose
San Jose, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
3.51 miles-------
San Jose City College
San Jose, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
4.38 miles$9,1189,27028%24 to 1---
Evergreen Valley College
San Jose, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
4.57 miles$9,1289,59828%31 to 1---
Carrington College-San Jose
San Jose, CA
Private, 2-4 years
valid
5.40 miles$18,450629-18 to 1-93.00%-
Santa Clara University
Santa Clara, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
5.87 miles$52,9988,64291%10 to 1$23,50749.00%1,360
International Culinary Center-California
Campbell, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
6.24 miles$37,62492-10 to 1---
International Technological University
San Jose, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
7.53 miles$18,199558--$19,124--
The Salon Professional Academy-San Jose
San Jose, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
7.78 miles$20,30013883%14 to 1---
Institute for Business and Technology
Santa Clara, CA
Private, 2-4 years
valid
8.10 miles$16,10353980%20 to 1---
West Valley College
Saratoga, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
9.17 miles$8,8067,82335%22 to 1---
West Valley Mission Community College District Office
Saratoga, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
9.17 miles-------
Cogswell College
San Jose, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
9.27 miles$21,78459955%11 to 1$10,57949.00%-
Mission College
Santa Clara, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
9.57 miles$6,4567,78031%22 to 1---
University of East-West Medicine
Sunnyvale, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
10.04 miles$8,963227--$9,129--
De Anza College
Cupertino, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
10.91 miles$10,24619,48265%29 to 1---
Aviation Institute of Maintenance
Freemont, CA
Private, 2-4 years
valid
12.20 miles$16,75723865%13 to 1---
Northwestern Polytechnic University
Fremont, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
12.90 miles$8,720-60%-$8,900--
Unitek College
Fremont, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
15.62 miles$35,2843,77498%21 to 1---
Foothill-De Anza Community College District
Los Altos Hills, CA
Public, 4 years
four-years
15.91 miles-------
Foothill College
Los Altos Hills, CA
Public, 4 years
four-years
15.91 miles$10,24814,73261%26 to 1---
Ohlone College
Fremont, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
16.06 miles$7,0528,83547%24 to 1---
Sofia University
Palo Alto, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
16.83 miles$16,2501,214-9 to 1$15,960--
Palo Alto University
Palo Alto, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
19.44 miles$22,9801,071-16 to 1$32,341--
Stanford University
Stanford, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
19.62 miles$56,16917,38194%5 to 1$55,0114.00%1,505
Menlo College
Atherton, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
21.53 miles$45,86077558%13 to 1-63.00%1,033
Cabrillo College
Aptos, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
22.02 miles$7,63011,32127%21 to 1---
University of California-Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, CA
Public, 4 years
four-years
24.15 miles$43,77919,70075%19 to 1$28,95251.00%1,290
Five Branches University
Santa Cruz, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
24.76 miles$19,047324--$19,363--
Cosmo Factory Cosmetology Academy
Santa Cruz, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
25.04 miles$21,56335-6 to 1---
Canada College
Redwood City, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
25.06 miles$9,0065,98732%25 to 1---
CET-Watsonville
Watsonville, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
25.98 miles$11,4866171%10 to 1---
California State University-East Bay
Hayward, CA
Public, 4 years
four-years
27.07 miles$18,77015,62850%26 to 1$17,82876.00%-
Chabot College
Hayward, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
27.46 miles$8,11013,83331%26 to 1---
Gavilan College
Gilroy, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
27.48 miles$7,2145,64931%14 to 1---
Life Chiropractic College West
Hayward, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
27.55 miles-637-----
Notre Dame de Namur University
Belmont, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
28.21 miles$37,6841,49252%11 to 1$17,884100.00%985
Las Positas College
Livermore, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
28.41 miles$8,1288,97844%25 to 1---
Unitek College
Hayward, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
28.85 miles$35,28427384%10 to 1---
Average-$16,92756,50557%18 to 1$16,16468.67%1,140