The Secret to Getting Ahead is Getting Started
Congratulations! Your interest in California College San Diego® is an important first step toward changing your life. A career-focused degree is the key to a new career with a potentially higher income, better benefits, and more satisfaction.
California College San Diego
You know the positive difference a college degree could make in your life, but you may feel that going to college is out of reach. We want to change that! At California College San Diego, we have career-focused degree programs that could help you launch a better career, faster.1 Our Associate’s degree programs are designed to be completed in as few as 19 months and our Bachelor’s programs in just 36 months. We even provide you with a laptop to use in school and keep when you graduate. Whether you’re fresh out of high school or already established in your career, California College San Diego provides career-focused degree programs to help you achieve your dreams.
Introducing BlendEd – Classes on Campus and Online
We know you're busy. That's why we're excited to introduce BlendEd. In fact, most of our courses are taught in the BlendEd learning format. For example, meet in class twice each week and the rest is done online. Less time and travel. More flexibility. It is the best of both worlds!
Independence University® – Programs 100% Online
If you think 24/7 online learning might work better with your lifestyle, we’ve got you covered! Our affiliate school, Independence University (IU), offers degree programs that are earned 100% online.
One of IU’s strengths is the level of outstanding support provided to online students. At IU, while you earn your degree online, you’re never alone. Whether you need help finding the right financial aid, improving your grades, or launching your new career after graduation, IU is there for you and will provide support every step of the way.
Graphic Arts - Offered fully online by our affiliated institution, Independence University.
Your Tools for Success
When it comes to colleges, we know you have a lot to consider. Here’s why one of our colleges may be the right choice for you.
- Accelerated Track: 1 You can earn your Associate’s degree in as few as 19 months or your Bachelor’s degree in as few as 36 months!
- Exceptional Staff Support: Admissions consultants, financial planners, Career Services advisers, instructors, and tutors to help you every step of the way, from application to graduation.
- Financial Aid: Our financial planners are specialists at finding all the grants, scholarships, 2 and other financial aid you may qualify for.
- Employment Assistance: We can assist you in your job search after graduation. 3
- Accredited: Accredited by Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).
1 Accelerated degree programs are compared to traditional colleges and universities.
2 Grants and scholarship awards are limited and only available to those who qualify. See http://www.scholarshipccsd.com/ for details.
3 The college does not guarantee a job. Gaining employment is the graduate's responsibility.
For graduation rates, the median debt of graduates, and other data, see www.cc-sd.edu/consumer-information or independence.edu/consumer-information.
California College San Diego and Independence University admit students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin.
Financial Aid is available for those who qualify.
Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges. (ACCSC)
Nondiscrimination Disclosure Statement:
California College San Diego admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin
Main and branch campuses offer a variety of programs and courses. We have three convenient main and branch campus locations in California. As a student, you will enjoy easy parking, friendly local faculty and staff, and modern, comfortable buildings with smaller, personalized classes. Click on one of our campuses to learn more.
San Diego, Main Campus
National City, Satellite of San Diego Campus
San Marcos, Branch of San Diego Campus
Don't live near any of our locations? Don't worry! Independence University, a California College San Diego affiliated school, offers a wide variety of programs and courses that can be completed from the comfort of your own home. For many programs, we even provide a tablet and laptop to use in school and keep when you graduate.
California College San Diego and Independence University are accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) is an accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
The Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing at Independence University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (www.ccneaccreditation.org).